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 1 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 31 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 89 67 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.14% 4.39% 5.27%
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 10.17% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 21
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.74% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -32.69%
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
768 659 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.32% 43.16% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 282 228
Average daily rate £350 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £74 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 87 62
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -43.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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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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 +7 27 £475 +11.76% 4
Northamptonshire +8 21 £345 -40.00% 3
Leicestershire -7 14 £425 +21.42% 2
Derbyshire +10 11 £463 +8.99% 2
Lincolnshire - - - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 29 (15.76%) Retail
2 26 (14.13%) Finance
3 25 (13.59%) Java
4 24 (13.04%) Project Management
5 23 (12.50%) ERP
5 23 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (10.87%) Web Services
6 20 (10.87%) WebSphere
7 19 (10.33%) Migration
8 18 (9.78%) SAP BW
9 17 (9.24%) IBM
10 16 (8.70%) NetWeaver
11 15 (8.15%) Middleware
11 15 (8.15%) Oracle
11 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (8.15%) Logistics
12 14 (7.61%) Programme Management
12 14 (7.61%) SOA
12 14 (7.61%) SAP SD
13 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
13 13 (7.07%) Manufacturing
14 12 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (6.52%) SAP QM
14 12 (6.52%) Marketing
14 12 (6.52%) Microsoft
14 12 (6.52%) ABAP
14 12 (6.52%) SAP BI
15 11 (5.98%) Change Management
15 11 (5.98%) WebSphere MQ
15 11 (5.98%) HTML

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 20 (10.87%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.70%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.72%) Mule
4 4 (2.17%) SAP Portal
5 2 (1.09%) SAP EP
5 2 (1.09%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.54%) Apache
6 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.63%) MS Project
4 2 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (7.61%) SAP SD
2 12 (6.52%) SAP QM
3 11 (5.98%) SAP Retail
4 10 (5.43%) SAP MM
5 8 (4.35%) SAP FI
6 7 (3.80%) Maximo
7 6 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (3.26%) SAP CRM
7 6 (3.26%) SAP CO
8 5 (2.72%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (2.17%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (2.17%) SAP HR
9 4 (2.17%) Agresso
9 4 (2.17%) SAP WM
10 3 (1.63%) SAP PP
10 3 (1.63%) SAP LE
10 3 (1.63%) SAP ERP
11 2 (1.09%) SAP HCM
11 2 (1.09%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.80%) HTTP
2 6 (3.26%) HTTPS
2 6 (3.26%) Firewall
2 6 (3.26%) DMZ
3 4 (2.17%) NFC
3 4 (2.17%) RFID
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) SAP BW
2 12 (6.52%) SAP BI
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.80%) DB2
4 7 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (3.26%) SAP HANA
6 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.09%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.54%) OLAP
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) Big Data
9 1 (0.54%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.54%) LSMW
2 1 (0.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) Selenium
2 1 (0.54%) Sahi
General
1 29 (15.76%) Retail
2 26 (14.13%) Finance
3 13 (7.07%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.52%) Marketing
5 6 (3.26%) Electronics
5 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.72%) Back Office
7 4 (2.17%) Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Billing
8 2 (1.09%) Legal
8 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.54%) Automotive
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (33.70%) Consultant
2 53 (28.80%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (19.02%) Analyst
4 22 (11.96%) Project Manager
5 21 (11.41%) Architect
6 18 (9.78%) SAP Analyst
7 16 (8.70%) Test Analyst
8 12 (6.52%) SAP QM Consultant
8 12 (6.52%) Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Integration Architect
10 10 (5.43%) SAP Support
10 10 (5.43%) SAP Manager
11 8 (4.35%) SAP Retail Consultant
11 8 (4.35%) SAP Test Analyst
11 8 (4.35%) SAP MM Consultant
11 8 (4.35%) Support Consultant
11 8 (4.35%) Administrator
12 7 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.80%) SAP Project Manager
12 7 (3.80%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.87%) Web Services
2 15 (8.15%) Middleware
3 11 (5.98%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (5.98%) HTML
3 11 (5.98%) SOAP
4 10 (5.43%) REST
4 10 (5.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 8 (4.35%) WSDL
5 8 (4.35%) XML
6 7 (3.80%) XSD
7 6 (3.26%) JSON
7 6 (3.26%) Web Dynpro
7 6 (3.26%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (3.26%) JMS
7 6 (3.26%) .NET
7 6 (3.26%) JSP
8 5 (2.72%) Servlets
8 5 (2.72%) CSS
8 5 (2.72%) SAP Basis
8 5 (2.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.35%) DataPower
2 8 (4.35%) User Experience
3 6 (3.26%) Open Source
3 6 (3.26%) Clustering
3 6 (3.26%) DTV
4 5 (2.72%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.17%) FMCG
5 4 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.63%) NHS
6 3 (1.63%) NPfIT
6 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.43%) Linux
2 7 (3.80%) AIX
3 6 (3.26%) Windows
4 5 (2.72%) UNIX
5 4 (2.17%) Android
5 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.09%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.04%) Project Management
2 23 (12.50%) ERP
2 23 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (10.33%) Migration
4 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.15%) Logistics
5 14 (7.61%) Programme Management
5 14 (7.61%) SOA
6 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
7 12 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (5.98%) Change Management
8 11 (5.98%) EAI
8 11 (5.98%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (4.89%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.89%) PRINCE2
10 9 (4.89%) B2B
10 9 (4.89%) Data Migration
11 8 (4.35%) ETL
11 8 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.59%) Java
2 12 (6.52%) ABAP
3 10 (5.43%) SQL
4 3 (1.63%) R
5 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (4.89%) ISEB
1 9 (4.89%) ISTQB
1 9 (4.89%) Degree
1 9 (4.89%) Security Cleared
1 9 (4.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.17%) CIMA
2 4 (2.17%) ACCA
3 3 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.09%) PMP
4 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.63%) SLA
1 3 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (9.24%) IBM
2 15 (8.15%) Oracle
3 12 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.80%) Business Objects
4 7 (3.80%) VMware
4 7 (3.80%) hybris
5 6 (3.26%) Endeca
5 6 (3.26%) Software AG
6 5 (2.72%) CA
6 5 (2.72%) HP
6 5 (2.72%) Intel
6 5 (2.72%) Capita
7 4 (2.17%) Kony
7 4 (2.17%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 4 (2.17%) Syclo
7 4 (2.17%) Sybase
8 3 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.63%) Informatica
9 2 (1.09%) PTC
9 2 (1.09%) Lotus
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