The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 69 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 156 248 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.69% 3.49% 3.22%
As % of the Vendors category 6.08% 7.61% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 156 153
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Average hourly rate - £16.63 £50.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.53% -13.68%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2567 3259 3364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.84% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1782 2277 2316
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 113 98
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £57.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
SAP
London

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014, 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.

1 111 (33.94%) Finance
2 62 (18.96%) Project Management
3 44 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (10.70%) Migration
5 31 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (9.48%) ERP
5 31 (9.48%) Oracle
5 31 (9.48%) Data Migration
5 31 (9.48%) FMCG
6 30 (9.17%) Manufacturing
7 29 (8.87%) Change Management
7 29 (8.87%) PRINCE2
8 27 (8.26%) SAP BW
9 26 (7.95%) Microsoft
9 26 (7.95%) Marketing
10 24 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 24 (7.34%) SAP CO
11 23 (7.03%) SAP FI
11 23 (7.03%) MS Excel
12 22 (6.73%) SAP HR
12 22 (6.73%) Programme Management
12 22 (6.73%) SAP Implementation
13 21 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (6.42%) Telecoms
14 20 (6.12%) SQL
14 20 (6.12%) Retail
15 19 (5.81%) SAP SRM
15 19 (5.81%) SAP FI/CO
16 17 (5.20%) CRM
16 17 (5.20%) SAP SD

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.61%) LiveCycle
3 2 (0.61%) AquaLogic
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.61%) SAS
3 2 (0.61%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.31%) CMS
4 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
4 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.67%) MS Office
3 11 (3.36%) MS Project
4 9 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 24 (7.34%) SAP CO
1 24 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (7.03%) SAP FI
3 22 (6.73%) SAP HR
4 19 (5.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (5.81%) SAP SRM
5 17 (5.20%) SAP SD
6 11 (3.36%) SAP HCM
7 10 (3.06%) SAP PM
8 9 (2.75%) SAP FSCM
9 8 (2.45%) SAP MM
10 6 (1.83%) SAP ERP
11 5 (1.53%) Magento
11 5 (1.53%) SAP Payroll
11 5 (1.53%) Oracle CRM
11 5 (1.53%) SAP Business One
12 4 (1.22%) SAP QM
12 4 (1.22%) SAP CRM
12 4 (1.22%) SAP WM
12 4 (1.22%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.83%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.53%) SaaS
3 2 (0.61%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) LAN
1 2 (0.61%) WAN
1 2 (0.61%) SAN
1 2 (0.61%) Firewall
2 1 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.31%) LDAP
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.26%) SAP BW
2 17 (5.20%) SAP BI
3 13 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.53%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.92%) Big Data
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.61%) MS Access
7 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.31%) OLAP
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.53%) LSMW
2 2 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
General
1 111 (33.94%) Finance
2 30 (9.17%) Manufacturing
3 26 (7.95%) Marketing
4 21 (6.42%) Telecoms
5 20 (6.12%) Retail
6 17 (5.20%) Banking
7 16 (4.89%) Electronics
8 9 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (2.14%) Legal
10 6 (1.83%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.22%) German Language
12 3 (0.92%) Billing
12 3 (0.92%) Back Office
13 2 (0.61%) Front Office
13 2 (0.61%) French Language
14 1 (0.31%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.31%) Automotive
14 1 (0.31%) Law
14 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 92 (28.13%) Consultant
2 80 (24.46%) SAP Consultant
3 61 (18.65%) Analyst
4 39 (11.93%) Project Manager
5 31 (9.48%) SAP Manager
6 27 (8.26%) Business Analyst
7 25 (7.65%) SAP Analyst
8 16 (4.89%) SAP Project Manager
9 15 (4.59%) Architect
10 14 (4.28%) Data Analyst
11 12 (3.67%) SAP SRM Consultant
11 12 (3.67%) SAP Business Analyst
12 10 (3.06%) Programme Manager
12 10 (3.06%) SAP Data Analyst
13 9 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.75%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 9 (2.75%) Functional Analyst
14 8 (2.45%) Developer
14 8 (2.45%) SAP Functional Analyst
15 7 (2.14%) SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.75%) .NET
2 5 (1.53%) HTML
2 5 (1.53%) XML
2 5 (1.53%) BAPI
2 5 (1.53%) SAP PI
3 3 (0.92%) XSLT
3 3 (0.92%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (0.92%) SOAP
3 3 (0.92%) Web Services
4 2 (0.61%) JSP
4 2 (0.61%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (0.61%) UDDI
4 2 (0.61%) WSDL
4 2 (0.61%) XSD
4 2 (0.61%) DOM
4 2 (0.61%) MapReduce
4 2 (0.61%) Visualforce
4 2 (0.61%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.61%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.61%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.48%) FMCG
2 16 (4.89%) DTV
3 10 (3.06%) NHS
4 5 (1.53%) PMI
5 4 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.92%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.92%) Derivative
6 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.61%) IPTV
7 2 (0.61%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.61%) Informatics
7 2 (0.61%) Life Science
7 2 (0.61%) Social Network
7 2 (0.61%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.31%) iSeries
8 1 (0.31%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.83%) Linux
2 5 (1.53%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.53%) UNIX
3 4 (1.22%) Windows
4 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (18.96%) Project Management
2 44 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (10.70%) Migration
4 31 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (9.48%) ERP
4 31 (9.48%) Data Migration
5 29 (8.87%) PRINCE2
5 29 (8.87%) Change Management
6 22 (6.73%) Programme Management
6 22 (6.73%) SAP Implementation
7 21 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (5.20%) CRM
9 16 (4.89%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (4.89%) Validation
10 14 (4.28%) Time Management
11 12 (3.67%) ITIL
12 11 (3.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (3.06%) Test Scripting
13 10 (3.06%) Risk Management
14 9 (2.75%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.12%) SQL
2 9 (2.75%) Java
3 6 (1.83%) ABAP
4 5 (1.53%) PHP
5 4 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.92%) C
7 2 (0.61%) VBA
7 2 (0.61%) Python
7 2 (0.61%) XPath
7 2 (0.61%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.31%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.31%) Ruby
8 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (4.89%) Degree
2 6 (1.83%) PMP
2 6 (1.83%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.22%) CISSP
4 4 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.92%) CCA
5 3 (0.92%) CISA
5 3 (0.92%) CISM
6 2 (0.61%) QiCA
6 2 (0.61%) ISEB
6 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) GIAC
7 1 (0.31%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) SLA
2 3 (0.92%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) HL7
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) ACF2
2 1 (0.31%) RACF
2 1 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (0.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.31%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (9.48%) Oracle
2 26 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.98%) Business Objects
4 9 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.14%) IBM
6 6 (1.83%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (1.53%) Cognos
7 5 (1.53%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.22%) Adobe
8 4 (1.22%) Pegasus
8 4 (1.22%) VMware
9 3 (0.92%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.92%) Baan
9 3 (0.92%) HP
9 3 (0.92%) Citrix
10 2 (0.61%) BEA
10 2 (0.61%) Sybase
10 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.61%) JDA
10 2 (0.61%) Teradata
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