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 September 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 88 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP 119 163 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 2.76% 3.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.01% 6.05% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 104 164
Average daily rate
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£470 £438 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £254 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £639
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
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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
2374 2693 3334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.09% 45.54% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1773 1857 2295
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 57 95
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.58% -10.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.49 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 114 (44.71%) Finance
2 52 (20.39%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (16.47%) BusinessObjects
4 38 (14.90%) SQL
5 33 (12.94%) Project Management
5 33 (12.94%) Oracle
6 30 (11.76%) Migration
7 29 (11.37%) SAP FI
7 29 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (10.98%) Banking
8 28 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (9.80%) Telecoms
9 25 (9.80%) ERP
9 25 (9.80%) Asset Management
10 24 (9.41%) SAP CO
10 24 (9.41%) Manufacturing
10 24 (9.41%) SAP FI/CO
11 23 (9.02%) MS Excel
12 22 (8.63%) Microsoft
12 22 (8.63%) Change Management
12 22 (8.63%) Data Migration
13 20 (7.84%) Programme Management
14 19 (7.45%) ETL
14 19 (7.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 19 (7.45%) Marketing
15 17 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
15 17 (6.67%) SQL Server
15 17 (6.67%) PRINCE2
15 17 (6.67%) DTV
15 17 (6.67%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.57%) SAS
2 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.78%) Commerce Server
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.78%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.78%) Confluence
4 1 (0.39%) Documentum
4 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.39%) Captiva
4 1 (0.39%) Mule
4 1 (0.39%) CMS
4 1 (0.39%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.96%) MS Office
5 4 (1.57%) MS Project
6 2 (0.78%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (11.37%) SAP FI
2 24 (9.41%) SAP CO
2 24 (9.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 19 (7.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 16 (6.27%) SAP BPC
4 16 (6.27%) SAP HR
5 9 (3.53%) SAP ERP
6 8 (3.14%) Maximo
7 7 (2.75%) SAP MM
8 6 (2.35%) SAP SRM
9 5 (1.96%) SAP HCM
10 4 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (1.57%) SAP WM
10 4 (1.57%) SAP SD
10 4 (1.57%) SAP R/3
10 4 (1.57%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.18%) Agresso
11 3 (1.18%) SAP PM
11 3 (1.18%) HFM
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.18%) Network Security
3 2 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (0.78%) DNS
3 2 (0.78%) FTP
3 2 (0.78%) HTTP
3 2 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) WebEx
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.47%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (5.49%) SAP BW
5 13 (5.10%) QlikView
6 12 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.14%) SSDT
9 8 (3.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 8 (3.14%) OLAP
10 6 (2.35%) SAP BI
10 6 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.35%) SAP HANA
11 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
12 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (3.14%) Visual Studio
1 8 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.75%) ERwin
3 3 (1.18%) LSMW
3 3 (1.18%) JIRA
4 2 (0.78%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.39%) Subversion
5 1 (0.39%) Xcode
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
General
1 114 (44.71%) Finance
2 28 (10.98%) Banking
3 25 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 24 (9.41%) Manufacturing
5 19 (7.45%) Marketing
6 17 (6.67%) Electronics
7 16 (6.27%) Retail
8 10 (3.92%) Advertising
9 8 (3.14%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.35%) Spanish Language
11 4 (1.57%) Turkish Language
12 2 (0.78%) German Language
12 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.78%) Front Office
12 2 (0.78%) Back Office
13 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.39%) Automotive
13 1 (0.39%) Legal
13 1 (0.39%) Publishing
13 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (21.96%) Analyst
2 43 (16.86%) Consultant
3 34 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
4 29 (11.37%) Business Analyst
5 28 (10.98%) Developer
5 28 (10.98%) Project Manager
6 19 (7.45%) SAP Manager
7 16 (6.27%) Architect
8 11 (4.31%) SAP Business Analyst
9 10 (3.92%) Programme Manager
10 9 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (3.14%) Test Manager
11 8 (3.14%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.14%) SAP Analyst
12 7 (2.75%) SAP Project Manager
12 7 (2.75%) Business Developer
13 6 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.35%) Service Manager
13 6 (2.35%) SQL Server Developer
13 6 (2.35%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.92%) .NET
2 8 (3.14%) Web Services
3 7 (2.75%) SAP PI
4 6 (2.35%) RESTful
4 6 (2.35%) MDX
5 4 (1.57%) Middleware
6 3 (1.18%) BAPI
7 2 (0.78%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (0.78%) EDI
7 2 (0.78%) JMS
7 2 (0.78%) J2EE
7 2 (0.78%) COM
7 2 (0.78%) SAP BSP
8 1 (0.39%) Java EE
8 1 (0.39%) HTML
8 1 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.39%) Mason
8 1 (0.39%) REST
8 1 (0.39%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.67%) DTV
3 11 (4.31%) Clustering
4 8 (3.14%) NHS
4 8 (3.14%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.96%) FMCG
7 4 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.18%) PMI
8 3 (1.18%) Replication
8 3 (1.18%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.18%) Equities
8 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.78%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.39%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.39%) User Experience
10 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.39%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.18%) UNIX
1 3 (1.18%) Windows
1 3 (1.18%) Linux
1 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.39%) Android
3 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (20.39%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (12.94%) Project Management
3 30 (11.76%) Migration
4 29 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (9.80%) Asset Management
5 25 (9.80%) ERP
6 22 (8.63%) Change Management
6 22 (8.63%) Data Migration
7 20 (7.84%) Programme Management
8 19 (7.45%) ETL
9 17 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (6.27%) CRM
10 16 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (6.27%) Procure-to-pay
11 15 (5.88%) ITIL
11 15 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 15 (5.88%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.71%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.90%) SQL
2 11 (4.31%) ABAP
3 10 (3.92%) Java
4 9 (3.53%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.14%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.75%) C#
7 6 (2.35%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.35%) VBA
8 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.18%) COBOL
9 3 (1.18%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.39%) Perl
11 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (1.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (1.57%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.18%) ACCA
3 3 (1.18%) CIMA
4 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.78%) PMP
4 2 (0.78%) CISSP
4 2 (0.78%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) QiCA
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.92%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.18%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.39%) WSUS
2 1 (0.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 33 (12.94%) Oracle
2 22 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.35%) IBM
5 5 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.96%) Cognos
5 5 (1.96%) Cisco
5 5 (1.96%) Ariba
6 4 (1.57%) HP
6 4 (1.57%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.57%) OpenText
7 3 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.18%) Sybase
7 3 (1.18%) Citrix
7 3 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.18%) Syclo
7 3 (1.18%) F5
8 2 (0.78%) hybris
8 2 (0.78%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.78%) Informatica
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