The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 25 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing SAP 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.53% 2.13% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 5.33% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£510 £401 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -16.99%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +2.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 75 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 40.96% 39.89% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 66
Average daily rate £325 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £238 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £551 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.38 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £44.25 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SAP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards