The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 1 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 85 26 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 22.37% 8.70% 17.45%
As % of the Vendors category 41.26% 33.33% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 21
Average daily rate
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£463 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £349 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% +12.90%
SAP
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
206 78 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 54.21% 26.09% 46.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 33 66
Average daily rate £375 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £149 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 17
Average hourly rate £18.97 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.69% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 62 (44.29%) Automotive
2 32 (22.86%) SAP Implementation
3 29 (20.71%) Project Management
4 27 (19.29%) Manufacturing
4 27 (19.29%) Business Transformation
5 24 (17.14%) PLM
6 23 (16.43%) Migration
7 18 (12.86%) Validation
7 18 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (12.86%) ENOVIA
7 18 (12.86%) WebSphere
8 17 (12.14%) Integration Testing
8 17 (12.14%) IBM
9 15 (10.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 13 (9.29%) Time Management
10 13 (9.29%) Requirements Management
10 13 (9.29%) Data Architecture
10 13 (9.29%) VMS
10 13 (9.29%) Finance
11 12 (8.57%) PDM
11 12 (8.57%) DELMIA
11 12 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (8.57%) CAD
11 12 (8.57%) Software Testing
12 11 (7.86%) Procure-to-pay
12 11 (7.86%) Oracle
12 11 (7.86%) Web Services
13 10 (7.14%) ABAP
13 10 (7.14%) PRINCE2
13 10 (7.14%) CRM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 18 (12.86%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.14%) Documentum
4 2 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Project
3 3 (2.14%) MS Office
3 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (12.86%) ENOVIA
2 12 (8.57%) DELMIA
3 9 (6.43%) SAP PP
4 8 (5.71%) SAP EWM
5 7 (5.00%) SAP HCM
5 7 (5.00%) SAP QM
6 6 (4.29%) SAP CO
6 6 (4.29%) SAP SD
7 5 (3.57%) SAP FI
7 5 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (2.86%) SAP HR
8 4 (2.86%) SAP SRM
9 3 (2.14%) SAP CRM
9 3 (2.14%) SAP PM
9 3 (2.14%) CA Clarity
10 2 (1.43%) SAP MDM
10 2 (1.43%) SAP MM
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (1.43%) Magento
11 1 (0.71%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) HTTP
2 2 (1.43%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 6 (4.29%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.86%) SAP BI
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.71%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) LSMW
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 62 (44.29%) Automotive
2 27 (19.29%) Manufacturing
3 13 (9.29%) Finance
4 2 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (32.14%) Consultant
2 39 (27.86%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (14.29%) Architect
4 13 (9.29%) Developer
5 12 (8.57%) Applications Engineer
6 10 (7.14%) Analyst
6 10 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (6.43%) Integration Architect
8 8 (5.71%) SAP Architect
8 8 (5.71%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.00%) SAP Manager
10 6 (4.29%) SAP HCM Consultant
11 5 (3.57%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.57%) SAP PP Consultant
11 5 (3.57%) SAP QM Consultant
12 4 (2.86%) Business Analyst
12 4 (2.86%) SAP EWM Consultant
12 4 (2.86%) SAP Developer
12 4 (2.86%) WebSphere Developer
12 4 (2.86%) SAP P2P Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (7.86%) Web Services
3 10 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (3.57%) XML
5 4 (2.86%) Middleware
5 4 (2.86%) SAP Basis
5 4 (2.86%) XML Schema
6 2 (1.43%) EDI
6 2 (1.43%) HTML
6 2 (1.43%) .NET
6 2 (1.43%) CSS
7 1 (0.71%) XSD
7 1 (0.71%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.71%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.14%) DataPower
3 3 (2.14%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.14%) PMI
4 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.29%) VMS
2 7 (5.00%) Linux
3 6 (4.29%) Windows
4 5 (3.57%) UNIX
5 3 (2.14%) AIX
5 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.14%) zOS
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.86%) SAP Implementation
2 29 (20.71%) Project Management
3 27 (19.29%) Business Transformation
4 24 (17.14%) PLM
5 23 (16.43%) Migration
6 18 (12.86%) Validation
7 17 (12.14%) Integration Testing
8 13 (9.29%) Time Management
8 13 (9.29%) Requirements Management
8 13 (9.29%) Data Architecture
9 12 (8.57%) Software Testing
9 12 (8.57%) PDM
9 12 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.57%) CAD
10 11 (7.86%) Procure-to-pay
11 10 (7.14%) Quality Management
11 10 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 10 (7.14%) CRM
12 9 (6.43%) Programme Management
12 9 (6.43%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.14%) ABAP
2 6 (4.29%) Java
3 4 (2.86%) SQL
4 2 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.14%) PMP
2 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.14%) PgMP
2 3 (2.14%) APMP
3 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.43%) ACCA
3 2 (1.43%) CIMA
3 2 (1.43%) MBA
4 1 (0.71%) CIPD
4 1 (0.71%) CAPM
4 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) P3O
3 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) NFS
1 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) IBM
2 11 (7.86%) Oracle
3 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.14%) CA
4 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.14%) Primavera
5 2 (1.43%) VMware
5 2 (1.43%) Cadence
5 2 (1.43%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.71%) Business Objects