The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 13 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 237 88 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.39% 3.43% 3.32%
As % of the Vendors category 18.44% 7.42% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 43 42
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£485 £488 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.51% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £398 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £593 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1285 1186 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.89% 46.22% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 608 470
Average daily rate £400 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 128
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.25 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.93 £42.50 £37.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cambridgeshire +19 116 £511 +2.25% 7
Hertfordshire +39 84 £485 -7.61% 18
Bedfordshire +7 24 £450 +12.50% 13
Essex +2 11 £350 -22.22% 3
Suffolk 0 1 £475 +18.75% 2
East Anglia - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 76 (20.60%) ERP
2 74 (20.05%) Finance
3 60 (16.26%) Oracle
4 47 (12.74%) Project Management
5 44 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 41 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 38 (10.30%) SAP Implementation
8 37 (10.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 36 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (9.21%) ITIL
10 34 (9.21%) PRINCE2
11 32 (8.67%) SQL
11 32 (8.67%) CRM
12 31 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (8.13%) Change Management
14 26 (7.05%) SAP FI
15 25 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (6.78%) SAP CO
16 23 (6.23%) SAP FI/CO
16 23 (6.23%) SAP ERP
17 21 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
17 21 (5.69%) SAP BW
17 21 (5.69%) ETL
17 21 (5.69%) Business Objects
17 21 (5.69%) Web Services
18 20 (5.42%) Java
18 20 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (5.42%) SuccessFactors
19 19 (5.15%) QA

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 16 (4.34%) SharePoint
1 16 (4.34%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (2.44%) Documentum
3 7 (1.90%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.36%) SugarCRM
4 5 (1.36%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.08%) WildFly
6 2 (0.54%) IIS
6 2 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.54%) CMS
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.44%) MS Project
3 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (7.05%) SAP FI
2 25 (6.78%) SAP CO
3 23 (6.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 23 (6.23%) SAP ERP
4 18 (4.88%) SAP HCM
5 17 (4.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 17 (4.61%) SAP SD
6 15 (4.07%) SAP MM
7 14 (3.79%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (2.98%) SAP MRS
9 10 (2.71%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (2.44%) SAP PP
10 9 (2.44%) SAP EWM
11 8 (2.17%) SAP WM
11 8 (2.17%) Agresso
12 7 (1.90%) SAP CS
13 6 (1.63%) SAP R/3
14 5 (1.36%) SAP PS
15 4 (1.08%) SAP CRM
15 4 (1.08%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.42%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (2.17%) SaaS
3 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) DHCP
1 2 (0.54%) DNS
1 2 (0.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) RTP
2 1 (0.27%) Firewall
2 1 (0.27%) SSL
2 1 (0.27%) SAN
2 1 (0.27%) FTP
2 1 (0.27%) HTTP
2 1 (0.27%) LDAP
2 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
1 21 (5.69%) SAP BW
2 20 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.71%) SAP BI
3 10 (2.71%) QlikView
4 9 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.17%) SAP HANA
5 8 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.90%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (1.63%) Star Schema
7 6 (1.63%) MySQL
7 6 (1.63%) Sybase IQ
7 6 (1.63%) BODI
8 4 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.08%) Ingres
9 3 (0.81%) OLAP
10 2 (0.54%) MS Access
10 2 (0.54%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.54%) LSMW
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.27%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.27%) NWDS
General
1 74 (20.05%) Finance
2 41 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.61%) Retail
4 12 (3.25%) Marketing
5 8 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.63%) Electronics
7 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.08%) Legal
7 4 (1.08%) Billing
8 3 (0.81%) French Language
9 2 (0.54%) German Language
9 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.54%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Military
10 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 95 (25.75%) Consultant
2 93 (25.20%) SAP Consultant
3 73 (19.78%) SAP Manager
4 66 (17.89%) Analyst
5 56 (15.18%) Architect
6 39 (10.57%) Project Manager
7 36 (9.76%) Business Analyst
8 32 (8.67%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.15%) SAP Project Manager
10 17 (4.61%) SAP Analyst
11 15 (4.07%) Functional Consultant
12 14 (3.79%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 13 (3.52%) Developer
14 12 (3.25%) Change Manager
14 12 (3.25%) SAP Architect
15 11 (2.98%) SAP Business Analyst
15 11 (2.98%) SAP MM Consultant
16 10 (2.71%) Test Manager
16 10 (2.71%) SAP Change Manager
17 9 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.69%) Web Services
2 18 (4.88%) .NET
3 17 (4.61%) SAP PI
4 16 (4.34%) XML
5 10 (2.71%) Middleware
6 7 (1.90%) J2EE
6 7 (1.90%) JSON
7 6 (1.63%) SAP Basis
7 6 (1.63%) XML Schema
8 4 (1.08%) JMS
9 3 (0.81%) SAP XI
9 3 (0.81%) EDI
9 3 (0.81%) SAP CO-PA
9 3 (0.81%) REST
10 2 (0.54%) SOAP
10 2 (0.54%) EDIFACT
11 1 (0.27%) Web Dynpro
11 1 (0.27%) BAPI
11 1 (0.27%) cXML
11 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.71%) Visualisation
3 9 (2.44%) PMI
4 7 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.63%) FMCG
5 6 (1.63%) DTV
6 4 (1.08%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.08%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.08%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.54%) AS400
8 2 (0.54%) PKI
8 2 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.54%) GIS
8 2 (0.54%) CMDB
8 2 (0.54%) New Media
9 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.27%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.17%) Windows
2 6 (1.63%) UNIX
3 5 (1.36%) Linux
4 4 (1.08%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) Android
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.60%) ERP
2 47 (12.74%) Project Management
3 44 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (10.30%) SAP Implementation
5 37 (10.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (9.21%) ITIL
6 34 (9.21%) PRINCE2
7 32 (8.67%) CRM
8 31 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (8.13%) Change Management
10 25 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (5.69%) ETL
12 19 (5.15%) Logistics
13 17 (4.61%) Business Transformation
14 16 (4.34%) Analytics
15 15 (4.07%) Waterfall
15 15 (4.07%) Performance Management
16 14 (3.79%) TOGAF
16 14 (3.79%) Workflow
16 14 (3.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (8.67%) SQL
2 20 (5.42%) Java
3 16 (4.34%) ABAP
4 8 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.54%) VB
5 2 (0.54%) C
5 2 (0.54%) C#
6 1 (0.27%) PHP
6 1 (0.27%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) XQuery
6 1 (0.27%) Ruby
6 1 (0.27%) XPath
6 1 (0.27%) Golang
Qualifications
1 11 (2.98%) Degree
2 9 (2.44%) ISEB
2 9 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) IIBA
5 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.54%) HNC
6 2 (0.54%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.27%) VCP4
7 1 (0.27%) HND
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.15%) QA
2 5 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.27%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.81%) SCCM
2 3 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (16.26%) Oracle
2 41 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.69%) Business Objects
4 13 (3.52%) IBM
5 10 (2.71%) Tableau
6 9 (2.44%) HP
7 7 (1.90%) JD Edwards
8 6 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.63%) Sybase
9 5 (1.36%) Unica
9 5 (1.36%) Neolane
10 3 (0.81%) Talend
10 3 (0.81%) Adobe
10 3 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.81%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.81%) webMethods
10 3 (0.81%) BEA
11 2 (0.54%) Informatica
11 2 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.54%) Cognos
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
QA Limited
Rate: £187.50 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago