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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 67 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP 146 160 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.88% 2.77% 3.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.80% 6.50% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 136
Average daily rate
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£440 £475 £496
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -39.42%
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
2148 2462 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 42.65% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1682 1710
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 58
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 127 (44.10%) Finance
2 58 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (12.15%) SAP BW
3 35 (12.15%) Oracle
4 34 (11.81%) Manufacturing
5 31 (10.76%) ERP
6 26 (9.03%) Marketing
6 26 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (8.68%) Migration
7 25 (8.68%) Programme Management
8 24 (8.33%) Banking
9 23 (7.99%) Project Management
9 23 (7.99%) DTV
9 23 (7.99%) Electronics
9 23 (7.99%) Telecoms
9 23 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (7.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 23 (7.99%) Digital Marketing
9 23 (7.99%) SAP BPC
10 21 (7.29%) PRINCE2
10 21 (7.29%) ETL
11 20 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (6.94%) Business Objects
11 20 (6.94%) SQL
11 20 (6.94%) ABAP
11 20 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (6.60%) SAP FI
12 19 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (6.25%) SQL Server
13 18 (6.25%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (4.17%) NetWeaver
2 10 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.08%) SAP Portal
5 4 (1.39%) LiveCycle
5 4 (1.39%) IIS
6 3 (1.04%) CMS
7 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.69%) Node.js
7 2 (0.69%) Apache
7 2 (0.69%) SAS
8 1 (0.35%) CICS
8 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.35%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.35%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.35%) Confluence
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.17%) MS Office
3 6 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.08%) MS Project
4 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.04%) Windchill
6 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.35%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.35%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (7.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 23 (7.99%) SAP BPC
2 19 (6.60%) SAP FI
3 17 (5.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (5.90%) SAP CO
4 14 (4.86%) SAP HR
5 12 (4.17%) SAP ERP
6 8 (2.78%) SAP SD
7 7 (2.43%) SAP APO
7 7 (2.43%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (2.08%) SAP R/3
8 6 (2.08%) SAP WM
9 5 (1.74%) SAP MM
9 5 (1.74%) Agresso
9 5 (1.74%) SAP FSCM
10 4 (1.39%) SAP HCM
10 4 (1.39%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.04%) SAP PP
11 3 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (1.04%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.47%) SaaS
2 3 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.74%) DNS
2 4 (1.39%) LAN
2 4 (1.39%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.69%) SAN
3 2 (0.69%) DHCP
3 2 (0.69%) RTP
3 2 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) OSPF
4 1 (0.35%) BGP
4 1 (0.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.35%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) SNMP
4 1 (0.35%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.35%) SSH
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.15%) SAP BW
2 20 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
3 18 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.51%) SAP BI
5 9 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.43%) SAP HANA
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.08%) QlikView
7 6 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.74%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (1.74%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (1.39%) Big Data
9 4 (1.39%) OLAP
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.04%) DB2
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (1.04%) ERwin
1 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.69%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.69%) LSMW
2 2 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.35%) JUnit
3 1 (0.35%) Selenium
3 1 (0.35%) Maven
3 1 (0.35%) TestNG
3 1 (0.35%) Mockito
3 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.35%) NWDI
3 1 (0.35%) NWDS
3 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) TestLink
General
1 127 (44.10%) Finance
2 34 (11.81%) Manufacturing
3 26 (9.03%) Marketing
4 24 (8.33%) Banking
5 23 (7.99%) Electronics
5 23 (7.99%) Telecoms
6 16 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.78%) Retail
7 8 (2.78%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.08%) Billing
9 5 (1.74%) German Language
10 4 (1.39%) General Ledger
11 3 (1.04%) Legal
11 3 (1.04%) Publishing
12 2 (0.69%) French Language
12 2 (0.69%) Law
12 2 (0.69%) Back Office
13 1 (0.35%) Advertising
13 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 72 (25.00%) Consultant
2 50 (17.36%) Analyst
3 48 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 31 (10.76%) SAP Manager
5 25 (8.68%) Project Manager
6 24 (8.33%) Developer
7 21 (7.29%) Architect
8 18 (6.25%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.86%) SAP Analyst
10 13 (4.51%) Test Manager
11 11 (3.82%) SAP Test Manager
12 10 (3.47%) Administrator
12 10 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.13%) SAP Business Analyst
13 9 (3.13%) SAP Project Manager
14 8 (2.78%) Programme Manager
15 7 (2.43%) Financial Analyst
15 7 (2.43%) SAP Architect
15 7 (2.43%) SAP Developer
16 6 (2.08%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.47%) Web Services
2 8 (2.78%) .NET
3 7 (2.43%) XML
3 7 (2.43%) SOAP
4 6 (2.08%) SAP PI
5 5 (1.74%) HTML
6 4 (1.39%) J2EE
6 4 (1.39%) EDI
6 4 (1.39%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.04%) BAPI
7 3 (1.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (1.04%) REST
8 2 (0.69%) Apache Avro
8 2 (0.69%) HTML5
8 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.69%) XSD
8 2 (0.69%) XSLT
8 2 (0.69%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.35%) WSDL
9 1 (0.35%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.99%) DTV
2 20 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.90%) FMCG
4 13 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.13%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.74%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.39%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.39%) NHS
8 4 (1.39%) Replication
8 4 (1.39%) Clustering
9 3 (1.04%) PMI
9 3 (1.04%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.04%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.69%) User Experience
10 2 (0.69%) Statistics
10 2 (0.69%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.69%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.86%) Windows
2 7 (2.43%) UNIX
3 6 (2.08%) Linux
4 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.04%) HPUX
5 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.69%) Android
6 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.35%) AIX
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (10.76%) ERP
3 26 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (8.68%) Migration
4 25 (8.68%) Programme Management
5 23 (7.99%) Project Management
5 23 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (7.99%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (7.29%) PRINCE2
6 21 (7.29%) ETL
7 19 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (5.90%) ITIL
8 17 (5.90%) Change Management
9 15 (5.21%) Logistics
9 15 (5.21%) Data Migration
10 13 (4.51%) CRM
10 13 (4.51%) Data Analysis
11 12 (4.17%) Analytics
12 11 (3.82%) Service Delivery
12 11 (3.82%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.94%) SQL
1 20 (6.94%) ABAP
2 9 (3.13%) Java
3 5 (1.74%) Python
3 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
3 5 (1.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.39%) C#
5 2 (0.69%) R
5 2 (0.69%) Ruby
5 2 (0.69%) VB
5 2 (0.69%) C++
5 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.69%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.35%) RPG
6 1 (0.35%) Perl
6 1 (0.35%) COBOL
6 1 (0.35%) C
6 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (3.47%) Degree
2 6 (2.08%) PMI Certification
2 6 (2.08%) ACCA
2 6 (2.08%) CISA
2 6 (2.08%) QiCA
3 4 (1.39%) VCP4
3 4 (1.39%) CIMA
4 3 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.04%) PMP
4 3 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) CISSP
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.69%) ISEB
5 2 (0.69%) CISM
6 1 (0.35%) MBA
6 1 (0.35%) CCAB
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.04%) GAAP
1 3 (1.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.69%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Basel II
3 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.35%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.35%) Firmware
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.04%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.69%) Control-M
4 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.35%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.35%) SCOM
4 1 (0.35%) WSUS
4 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 35 (12.15%) Oracle
2 20 (6.94%) Business Objects
3 18 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.56%) IBM
5 10 (3.47%) HP
6 9 (3.13%) Hyperion
6 9 (3.13%) TIBCO
7 7 (2.43%) Adobe
8 6 (2.08%) Remedy
9 5 (1.74%) Informatica
9 5 (1.74%) BMC
10 4 (1.39%) Twitter
10 4 (1.39%) Teradata
10 4 (1.39%) Sybase
10 4 (1.39%) NetApp
10 4 (1.39%) Cisco
10 4 (1.39%) Citrix
10 4 (1.39%) VMware
11 3 (1.04%) RedDot
11 3 (1.04%) Ariba
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