The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 40 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.65% 2.91% 5.63%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 6.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+43.57% -
SAP
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 75 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 41.00% 43.60% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 41 27
Average daily rate £330 £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.23 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.82% -25.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £17.23 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.95 £19.00 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -18 1 - - 1
SAP
South West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
3 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (58.33%) Sun
3 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) DB2
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) zOS
3 7 (58.33%) IBM
3 7 (58.33%) Process Improvement
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Delphi
5 5 (41.67%) Open Source
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
6 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) ITSM
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (25.00%) Product Management
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) NHS Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) NHS Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Sun
3 7 (58.33%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 2 (16.67%) Siebel