The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 36 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Contract jobs citing SAP 145 66 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.60% 2.93% 4.94%
As % of the Vendors category 9.65% 6.65% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 39 81
Average daily rate £500 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £366 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +115.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £21.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £21.50 £10.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.42% +48.57%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1503 992 1378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.67% 44.05% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 455 626
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 131 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
SAP
England

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +13 65 £525 +31.25% 9
Bedfordshire +2 26 £425 +6.25% 6
Hertfordshire -9 25 £438 -9.09% 11
Essex -5 22 £388 - 14
Suffolk -5 4 - -
East Anglia - 3 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 40 (17.94%) Finance
2 31 (13.90%) ERP
3 30 (13.45%) Oracle
4 25 (11.21%) CRM
5 21 (9.42%) SAP MM
6 20 (8.97%) Project Management
6 20 (8.97%) Retail
7 19 (8.52%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (8.07%) SQL
9 17 (7.62%) SAP FI
9 17 (7.62%) SAP SD
9 17 (7.62%) Logistics
9 17 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (7.17%) Business Analysis
10 16 (7.17%) Business Objects
10 16 (7.17%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (6.73%) Java
12 14 (6.28%) SAP CO
12 14 (6.28%) SAP FI/CO
12 14 (6.28%) Security Cleared
13 13 (5.83%) SAP CRM
13 13 (5.83%) Linux
13 13 (5.83%) Microsoft
13 13 (5.83%) ETL
14 12 (5.38%) MS Excel
14 12 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (5.38%) Marketing
14 12 (5.38%) SC Cleared
14 12 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (4.93%) SAP Data Services

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (3.59%) NetWeaver
2 6 (2.69%) Apache
3 5 (2.24%) SAP Portal
4 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.90%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.90%) CMS
6 2 (0.90%) SAP EP
6 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.90%) IIS
7 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.45%) FormScape
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.93%) MS Project
3 6 (2.69%) MS Office
4 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (9.42%) SAP MM
2 17 (7.62%) SAP FI
2 17 (7.62%) SAP SD
3 14 (6.28%) SAP CO
3 14 (6.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (5.83%) SAP CRM
5 9 (4.04%) Magento
5 9 (4.04%) SAP ERP
6 8 (3.59%) SAP BPC
6 8 (3.59%) Oracle CRM
6 8 (3.59%) SAP Retail
7 7 (3.14%) SAP LE
8 6 (2.69%) SAP Business One
8 6 (2.69%) SAP PS
9 5 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (2.24%) SAP SRM
10 4 (1.79%) SAP MRS
11 3 (1.35%) SAP APO
11 3 (1.35%) Agresso
11 3 (1.35%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.90%) DNS
1 2 (0.90%) DHCP
2 1 (0.45%) FTP
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) SAN
2 1 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.17%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.93%) SAP Data Services
4 10 (4.48%) SAP BW
4 10 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.24%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.35%) DB2
6 3 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.35%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.90%) OLTP
7 2 (0.90%) Ingres
7 2 (0.90%) MySQL
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.45%) DTS
8 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) LSMW
2 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.90%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CE
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (17.94%) Finance
2 20 (8.97%) Retail
3 12 (5.38%) Marketing
4 6 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.79%) Publishing
6 3 (1.35%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.35%) Local Government
6 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Front Office
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (24.22%) Consultant
2 46 (20.63%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (15.70%) Analyst
4 24 (10.76%) Project Manager
5 18 (8.07%) Business Analyst
6 17 (7.62%) SAP Manager
7 15 (6.73%) Architect
8 14 (6.28%) Developer
8 14 (6.28%) SAP Analyst
9 11 (4.93%) SAP Project Manager
10 8 (3.59%) SAP Tester
10 8 (3.59%) SAP Business Analyst
10 8 (3.59%) Tester
11 7 (3.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 7 (3.14%) Functional Consultant
11 7 (3.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 6 (2.69%) ETL Developer
13 5 (2.24%) Technical Architect
13 5 (2.24%) Administrator
13 5 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.48%) .NET
2 7 (3.14%) SAP Basis
3 6 (2.69%) Web Services
4 3 (1.35%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.90%) JSON
5 2 (0.90%) JMS
5 2 (0.90%) EDI
6 1 (0.45%) Middleware
6 1 (0.45%) Ajax
6 1 (0.45%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.45%) BAPI
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.45%) jQuery
6 1 (0.45%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.93%) Management Information System
2 4 (1.79%) FMCG
3 3 (1.35%) SWIFT
3 3 (1.35%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
4 2 (0.90%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (0.90%) AS400
4 2 (0.90%) E-Learning
4 2 (0.90%) EPoS
4 2 (0.90%) EFT
4 2 (0.90%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.45%) PKI
5 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.83%) Linux
2 9 (4.04%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.69%) UNIX
4 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.79%) Windows
5 3 (1.35%) CentOS
6 2 (0.90%) Solaris
7 1 (0.45%) HPUX
7 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.90%) ERP
2 25 (11.21%) CRM
3 20 (8.97%) Project Management
4 19 (8.52%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (7.62%) Logistics
5 17 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (7.17%) Business Analysis
7 13 (5.83%) ETL
8 12 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (4.93%) Data Modelling
9 11 (4.93%) Change Management
10 9 (4.04%) OO
10 9 (4.04%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.04%) Migration
10 9 (4.04%) SAP Implementation
11 8 (3.59%) Procure-to-pay
11 8 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (3.59%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.14%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.07%) SQL
2 15 (6.73%) Java
3 9 (4.04%) PHP
4 4 (1.79%) C
5 3 (1.35%) ABAP
6 2 (0.90%) Perl
6 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.45%) C++
7 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.35%) ISEB
3 3 (1.35%) RHCE
3 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.45%) CCA
4 1 (0.45%) CISSP
4 1 (0.45%) OCP
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.45%) CISA
4 1 (0.45%) CISM
4 1 (0.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.90%) vSphere
1 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (13.45%) Oracle
2 16 (7.17%) Business Objects
3 13 (5.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.48%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.69%) HP
6 5 (2.24%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.79%) IBM
8 3 (1.35%) Manugistics
8 3 (1.35%) VMware
9 2 (0.90%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.90%) EMC
9 2 (0.90%) JBoss
9 2 (0.90%) Sybase
10 1 (0.45%) Siebel
10 1 (0.45%) Niku
10 1 (0.45%) JDA
10 1 (0.45%) CA
10 1 (0.45%) Northgate
10 1 (0.45%) Civica
10 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds
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