The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 74 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP 136 151 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.52% 2.57% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 5.76% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 100 162
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £90.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.08 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+11.19% -0.64%
SAP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2313 2620 2861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.79% 44.66% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1712 1847 2027
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 41 101
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £27.50 £119.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the City of London region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the City of London region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 121 (42.76%) Finance
2 60 (21.20%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (12.72%) Manufacturing
3 36 (12.72%) Oracle
4 30 (10.60%) Telecoms
4 30 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (10.25%) Project Management
6 28 (9.89%) ERP
7 27 (9.54%) Marketing
8 26 (9.19%) Microsoft
9 25 (8.83%) Programme Management
10 24 (8.48%) Electronics
10 24 (8.48%) Migration
10 24 (8.48%) DTV
10 24 (8.48%) SAP BW
10 24 (8.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 24 (8.48%) Banking
10 24 (8.48%) Digital Marketing
11 23 (8.13%) Asset Management
11 23 (8.13%) SAP FI
11 23 (8.13%) PRINCE2
11 23 (8.13%) SQL
12 22 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (7.77%) MS Excel
13 21 (7.42%) ETL
14 20 (7.07%) ABAP
14 20 (7.07%) Change Management
15 18 (6.36%) SAP FI/CO
15 18 (6.36%) SQL Server
15 18 (6.36%) ITIL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.83%) NetWeaver
3 6 (2.12%) SAP Portal
4 5 (1.77%) SAS
5 4 (1.41%) CMS
5 4 (1.41%) IIS
6 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.71%) Confluence
7 2 (0.71%) Node.js
7 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.35%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 1 (0.35%) Mule
8 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.89%) MS Office
3 5 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.41%) MS Project
5 3 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.35%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.35%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.35%) SPSS
7 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (8.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (8.13%) SAP FI
3 18 (6.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 18 (6.36%) SAP CO
4 9 (3.18%) SAP BPC
5 8 (2.83%) SAP R/3
5 8 (2.83%) SAP ERP
6 7 (2.47%) SAP MM
6 7 (2.47%) SAP HR
7 5 (1.77%) SAP WM
8 4 (1.41%) SAP CRM
8 4 (1.41%) Maximo
8 4 (1.41%) SAP APO
8 4 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (1.06%) SAP EWM
9 3 (1.06%) SAP SRM
9 3 (1.06%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (1.06%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.12%) SaaS
2 4 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.41%) DNS
1 4 (1.41%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.06%) FTP
2 3 (1.06%) LAN
2 3 (1.06%) Firewall
3 2 (0.71%) DHCP
3 2 (0.71%) HTTP
3 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.71%) Network Security
3 2 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.35%) Multicast
4 1 (0.35%) WebEx
4 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
4 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.35%) SAN
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.48%) SAP BW
2 18 (6.36%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.01%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (3.53%) SAP BI
5 9 (3.18%) QlikView
5 9 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.47%) OLAP
8 6 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.77%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.77%) SSDT
9 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.41%) Big Data
11 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.77%) ERwin
3 2 (0.71%) JIRA
3 2 (0.71%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.35%) TestLink
4 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.35%) NWDI
4 1 (0.35%) NWDS
4 1 (0.35%) Selenium
4 1 (0.35%) TestNG
4 1 (0.35%) LSMW
4 1 (0.35%) JUnit
4 1 (0.35%) Xcode
General
1 121 (42.76%) Finance
2 36 (12.72%) Manufacturing
3 30 (10.60%) Telecoms
4 27 (9.54%) Marketing
5 24 (8.48%) Electronics
5 24 (8.48%) Banking
6 12 (4.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (4.24%) Retail
7 7 (2.47%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.77%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.41%) Publishing
10 3 (1.06%) Turkish Language
10 3 (1.06%) Billing
11 2 (0.71%) Legal
11 2 (0.71%) Advertising
11 2 (0.71%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.71%) German Language
12 1 (0.35%) French Language
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (22.26%) Consultant
2 53 (18.73%) Analyst
3 47 (16.61%) SAP Consultant
4 28 (9.89%) SAP Manager
5 25 (8.83%) Business Analyst
6 23 (8.13%) Project Manager
7 22 (7.77%) Architect
7 22 (7.77%) Developer
8 18 (6.36%) Test Manager
9 12 (4.24%) SAP Business Analyst
10 11 (3.89%) SAP Test Manager
11 9 (3.18%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.18%) Programme Manager
12 8 (2.83%) SAP Architect
13 7 (2.47%) Auditor
13 7 (2.47%) SAP Project Manager
14 6 (2.12%) SAP Developer
14 6 (2.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 6 (2.12%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.59%) .NET
2 11 (3.89%) SAP PI
2 11 (3.89%) Web Services
3 7 (2.47%) XML
3 7 (2.47%) SOAP
4 5 (1.77%) HTML
5 4 (1.41%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (1.41%) SAP XI
5 4 (1.41%) BAPI
5 4 (1.41%) EDI
5 4 (1.41%) J2EE
5 4 (1.41%) Middleware
6 3 (1.06%) REST
6 3 (1.06%) MDX
6 3 (1.06%) RESTful
7 2 (0.71%) CSS
7 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.71%) SAP BSP
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (0.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.48%) DTV
2 16 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.89%) FMCG
4 10 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.18%) NHS
6 7 (2.47%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.12%) Clustering
7 6 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.12%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.06%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.06%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.71%) Replication
10 2 (0.71%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.71%) PMI
10 2 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.47%) Windows
2 4 (1.41%) UNIX
3 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.06%) Android
4 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.35%) HPUX
5 1 (0.35%) Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (21.20%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (10.25%) Project Management
4 28 (9.89%) ERP
5 25 (8.83%) Programme Management
6 24 (8.48%) Migration
6 24 (8.48%) Digital Marketing
7 23 (8.13%) Asset Management
7 23 (8.13%) PRINCE2
8 22 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (7.42%) ETL
10 20 (7.07%) Change Management
11 18 (6.36%) ITIL
12 17 (6.01%) Data Migration
13 16 (5.65%) CRM
13 16 (5.65%) Data Analysis
14 15 (5.30%) Service Delivery
15 13 (4.59%) Data Modelling
16 11 (3.89%) Logistics
16 11 (3.89%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.13%) SQL
2 20 (7.07%) ABAP
3 11 (3.89%) Java
4 8 (2.83%) C#
5 5 (1.77%) VBA
5 5 (1.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.41%) Python
6 4 (1.41%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.41%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.06%) Assembly Language
7 3 (1.06%) COBOL
7 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.71%) C
8 2 (0.71%) Ruby
8 2 (0.71%) R
9 1 (0.35%) Clojure
9 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (2.83%) Degree
2 7 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (2.47%) CISA
2 7 (2.47%) QiCA
3 6 (2.12%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.41%) PMP
4 4 (1.41%) CISSP
5 3 (1.06%) SAP Certification
5 3 (1.06%) CISM
5 3 (1.06%) ACCA
6 2 (0.71%) CIMA
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) MBA
7 1 (0.35%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.41%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.35%) vSphere
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Graphite
2 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.35%) WSUS
2 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (12.72%) Oracle
2 26 (9.19%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.01%) Business Objects
4 8 (2.83%) TIBCO
4 8 (2.83%) IBM
5 6 (2.12%) HP
5 6 (2.12%) Citrix
6 5 (1.77%) Twitter
6 5 (1.77%) Cisco
6 5 (1.77%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.41%) Cognos
7 4 (1.41%) Remedy
7 4 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.41%) Informatica
7 4 (1.41%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.41%) Ariba
7 4 (1.41%) BMC
7 4 (1.41%) Adobe
7 4 (1.41%) Teradata
8 3 (1.06%) Tableau
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