The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 31 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP 85 66 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.17% 4.44% 7.60%
As % of the Vendors category 11.63% 11.02% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 36 41
Average daily rate
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£469 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £541 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £21.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £24.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -6.60%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
731 599 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.44% 40.34% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 256 220
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £162 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 82 65
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire +6 30 £485 +38.57% 3
Northamptonshire +18 22 £345 -40.00% 6
Derbyshire +6 19 £474 +22.25% 1
Leicestershire -19 4 £425 +30.76% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 33 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.62%) Java
3 24 (14.04%) Migration
4 21 (12.28%) Retail
5 19 (11.11%) Finance
5 19 (11.11%) Project Management
5 19 (11.11%) ABAP
5 19 (11.11%) Web Services
5 19 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (9.94%) ERP
6 17 (9.94%) SAP BW
6 17 (9.94%) WebSphere
7 16 (9.36%) SAP SCM
7 16 (9.36%) NetWeaver
7 16 (9.36%) Middleware
8 15 (8.77%) SC Cleared
8 15 (8.77%) Security Cleared
9 13 (7.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 13 (7.60%) SOA
9 13 (7.60%) Oracle
10 12 (7.02%) Programme Management
10 12 (7.02%) Marketing
10 12 (7.02%) SOAP
10 12 (7.02%) SAP Implementation
11 11 (6.43%) Linux
11 11 (6.43%) SQL
11 11 (6.43%) HTML
11 11 (6.43%) EAI
11 11 (6.43%) IBM
11 11 (6.43%) Microsoft

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (9.94%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.36%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.92%) Mule
3 5 (2.92%) SAP Portal
3 5 (2.92%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.17%) SAP EP
4 2 (1.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.58%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.75%) MS Project
3 2 (1.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.36%) SAP SCM
2 10 (5.85%) SAP MM
3 9 (5.26%) SAP Retail
3 9 (5.26%) SAP APO
4 8 (4.68%) SAP SD
4 8 (4.68%) SAP FI
5 7 (4.09%) SAP CRM
5 7 (4.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (4.09%) SAP CO
6 6 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (3.51%) SAP PS
6 6 (3.51%) Primavera
7 5 (2.92%) SAP ERP
8 3 (1.75%) SAP HR
8 3 (1.75%) Agresso
8 3 (1.75%) SAP WM
8 3 (1.75%) Maximo
8 3 (1.75%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (1.17%) SAP SRM
9 2 (1.17%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.09%) HTTP
2 6 (3.51%) Firewall
2 6 (3.51%) DMZ
2 6 (3.51%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.34%) RFID
3 4 (2.34%) NFC
4 1 (0.58%) Network Security
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.94%) SAP BW
2 10 (5.85%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.26%) SAP BI
4 7 (4.09%) DB2
4 7 (4.09%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (3.51%) SAP HANA
6 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.17%) Xcelsius
8 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.58%) Big Data
9 1 (0.58%) OLAP
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.58%) LSMW
General
1 21 (12.28%) Retail
2 19 (11.11%) Finance
3 12 (7.02%) Marketing
4 10 (5.85%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.09%) Electronics
6 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.92%) Back Office
8 4 (2.34%) Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Automotive
9 2 (1.17%) Legal
9 2 (1.17%) Billing
9 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (30.99%) Consultant
2 43 (25.15%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (14.04%) Developer
4 23 (13.45%) Architect
5 21 (12.28%) Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.60%) SAP Developer
7 11 (6.43%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (6.43%) Integration Architect
8 9 (5.26%) SAP Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Administrator
9 7 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.09%) SAP Retail Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) ABAP Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Functional Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) SAP MM Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) AIX Administrator
10 6 (3.51%) SAP Administrator
10 6 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.11%) Web Services
2 16 (9.36%) Middleware
3 13 (7.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 12 (7.02%) SOAP
5 11 (6.43%) HTML
5 11 (6.43%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (5.85%) REST
7 9 (5.26%) XML
7 9 (5.26%) WSDL
8 7 (4.09%) XSD
8 7 (4.09%) .NET
8 7 (4.09%) JSP
9 6 (3.51%) Web Dynpro
9 6 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (3.51%) JSON
9 6 (3.51%) JMS
10 5 (2.92%) RESTful
10 5 (2.92%) Servlets
10 5 (2.92%) CSS
10 5 (2.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.26%) User Experience
2 8 (4.68%) DataPower
3 7 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.51%) Clustering
4 6 (3.51%) DTV
4 6 (3.51%) Open Source
5 4 (2.34%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.34%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.75%) NHS
6 3 (1.75%) NPfIT
6 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.17%) FMCG
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.43%) Linux
2 7 (4.09%) Windows
2 7 (4.09%) AIX
3 5 (2.92%) UNIX
4 4 (2.34%) Android
4 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.04%) Migration
3 19 (11.11%) Project Management
3 19 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (9.94%) ERP
5 13 (7.60%) SOA
6 12 (7.02%) Programme Management
6 12 (7.02%) SAP Implementation
7 11 (6.43%) EAI
8 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
8 10 (5.85%) B2B
8 10 (5.85%) CRM
8 10 (5.85%) Logistics
8 10 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.26%) Data Migration
9 9 (5.26%) ITIL
9 9 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.26%) Change Management
10 8 (4.68%) ETL
10 8 (4.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.62%) Java
2 19 (11.11%) ABAP
3 11 (6.43%) SQL
4 1 (0.58%) R
4 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (8.77%) SC Cleared
1 15 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.85%) Degree
3 5 (2.92%) ISEB
3 5 (2.92%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.34%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PMP
5 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) ACCA
5 1 (0.58%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) SLA
1 3 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.17%) CA LISA
1 2 (1.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (7.60%) Oracle
2 11 (6.43%) IBM
2 11 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.09%) hybris
3 7 (4.09%) Business Objects
3 7 (4.09%) VMware
4 6 (3.51%) Endeca
4 6 (3.51%) HP
4 6 (3.51%) Software AG
4 6 (3.51%) CA
5 5 (2.92%) Intel
5 5 (2.92%) Capita
6 4 (2.34%) Sybase
6 4 (2.34%) Kony
6 4 (2.34%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 4 (2.34%) Syclo
7 3 (1.75%) Informatica
7 3 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.17%) OpenText
8 2 (1.17%) PTC
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