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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 31 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 78 94 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.88% 5.85% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 10.17% 13.82% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 45
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£425 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £648 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.05% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +265.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+51.42% -
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
767 680 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.94% 42.29% 49.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 320 305
Average daily rate £375 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £125 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 54 84
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.85 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 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
Nottinghamshire +1 29 £500 +42.85% 3
Derbyshire -6 17 £375 -25.00% 3
Northamptonshire -2 9 £365 -8.75% 9
Leicestershire +2 8 £350 +3.70% 1
Lincolnshire +6 2 £275 +10.00% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 28 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (15.07%) Migration
4 22 (15.07%) SQL
4 22 (15.07%) Oracle
4 22 (15.07%) IBM
5 21 (14.38%) ERP
5 21 (14.38%) Retail
5 21 (14.38%) WebSphere
6 19 (13.01%) SharePoint
7 16 (10.96%) Manufacturing
7 16 (10.96%) Project Planning
7 16 (10.96%) Marketing
7 16 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (10.27%) QA
8 15 (10.27%) Project Management
8 15 (10.27%) HP
8 15 (10.27%) SAP BW
8 15 (10.27%) E-Commerce
9 14 (9.59%) Java
9 14 (9.59%) Data Migration
10 13 (8.90%) HTML
10 13 (8.90%) Linux
10 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
11 12 (8.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (7.53%) ISTQB
12 11 (7.53%) REST
12 11 (7.53%) GAP Analysis

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 21 (14.38%) WebSphere
2 19 (13.01%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.53%) NetWeaver
4 10 (6.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.05%) SAP Portal
5 3 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.37%) IIS
6 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.68%) Liferay
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Office
2 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) SAP PS
1 11 (7.53%) SAP FI
2 10 (6.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (4.79%) SAP CO
3 7 (4.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (4.79%) SAP Retail
4 4 (2.74%) Magento
4 4 (2.74%) Agresso
4 4 (2.74%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.37%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (1.37%) SAP R/3
6 2 (1.37%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.37%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.68%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.68%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.68%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) SaaS
1 2 (1.37%) PaaS
1 2 (1.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.85%) HTTP
2 8 (5.48%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.05%) Firewall
4 2 (1.37%) DMZ
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) SAP BW
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 7 (4.79%) DB2
4 6 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.05%) OLAP
6 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.05%) SAP BI
6 3 (2.05%) MySQL
7 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.37%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) MaxDB
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) JIRA
2 5 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.74%) Maven
3 4 (2.74%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.05%) Subversion
4 3 (2.05%) Ant
5 2 (1.37%) JUnit
5 2 (1.37%) Sahi
5 2 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.68%) Introscope
6 1 (0.68%) JMeter
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Retail
3 16 (10.96%) Marketing
3 16 (10.96%) Manufacturing
4 11 (7.53%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.85%) Electronics
6 6 (4.11%) Billing
7 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (23.29%) Analyst
2 28 (19.18%) Consultant
3 25 (17.12%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (11.64%) Architect
5 16 (10.96%) Developer
6 14 (9.59%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (8.22%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.85%) Test Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) SAP Manager
10 6 (4.11%) SAP Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.42%) Functional Consultant
11 5 (3.42%) WebSphere Developer
11 5 (3.42%) SAP Retail Consultant
12 4 (2.74%) SAP BW Consultant
12 4 (2.74%) Tester
12 4 (2.74%) Test Leader
13 3 (2.05%) Data Migration Manager
13 3 (2.05%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.90%) HTML
2 12 (8.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 11 (7.53%) REST
3 11 (7.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (6.85%) XML
4 10 (6.85%) XSD
4 10 (6.85%) WSDL
5 9 (6.16%) Web Services
5 9 (6.16%) JMS
6 8 (5.48%) JSON
7 6 (4.11%) .NET
8 5 (3.42%) CSS
8 5 (3.42%) SAP Basis
9 4 (2.74%) Middleware
10 3 (2.05%) SOAP
10 3 (2.05%) J2EE
10 3 (2.05%) SAP PI
10 3 (2.05%) Zend Framework
11 2 (1.37%) MDX
11 2 (1.37%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) DTV
3 8 (5.48%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.11%) Data Extraction
5 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.05%) Open Source
7 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.37%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.37%) DataPower
7 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.68%) RIA
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) FMCG
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Linux
2 10 (6.85%) UNIX
3 9 (6.16%) Windows
4 7 (4.79%) AIX
5 6 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (15.07%) Migration
4 21 (14.38%) ERP
5 16 (10.96%) Project Planning
5 16 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (10.27%) E-Commerce
6 15 (10.27%) Project Management
7 14 (9.59%) Data Migration
8 11 (7.53%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (7.53%) ITIL
9 10 (6.85%) SOA
9 10 (6.85%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (6.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (6.85%) Programme Management
9 10 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.85%) Critical Path Analysis
9 10 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (4.79%) Test Management
10 7 (4.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.07%) SQL
2 14 (9.59%) Java
3 10 (6.85%) ABAP
4 9 (6.16%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.74%) VBScript
5 4 (2.74%) C++
6 3 (2.05%) PHP
6 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.05%) Python
7 2 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (0.68%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) ISTQB
2 9 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.48%) ISEB
4 7 (4.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) CIMA
6 2 (1.37%) ACCA
7 1 (0.68%) CISM
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CCAB
7 1 (0.68%) GIAC
7 1 (0.68%) ISSAP
7 1 (0.68%) ISSEP
7 1 (0.68%) ISSMP
7 1 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.05%) Puppet
2 3 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.05%) Ansible
3 2 (1.37%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Oracle
1 22 (15.07%) IBM
2 15 (10.27%) HP
3 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.53%) Cognos
4 11 (7.53%) Primavera
5 7 (4.79%) Intel
6 6 (4.11%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.74%) Citrix
7 4 (2.74%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.05%) Software AG
8 3 (2.05%) Zend
9 2 (1.37%) VMware
9 2 (1.37%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.37%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.68%) Talend
10 1 (0.68%) hybris
10 1 (0.68%) RedPrairie
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