The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 4 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 60 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.47% 1.46% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 2.83% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-14.24% +18.66%
SAP
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
281 247 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 44.18% 51.35% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 125 74
Average daily rate £363 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 41 48
Average hourly rate £19.00 £24.12 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.22% -3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.28 £36.25
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 Essex

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (33.33%) VMS
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
2 5 (27.78%) EDIFACT
2 5 (27.78%) Automotive
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Solaris
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) JMS
2 5 (27.78%) Ingres
2 5 (27.78%) Logistics
2 5 (27.78%) JSON
2 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) WildFly
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 5 (27.78%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.56%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) Ingres
1 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (5.56%) SAP BI
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) French Language
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) SAP SD Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) JMS
1 5 (27.78%) EDIFACT
1 5 (27.78%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
1 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) VMS
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Solaris
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Logistics
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft