The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 7 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.54% 3.03% -
As % of the Vendors category 18.75% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £49.05 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-61.26% +180.28%
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West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 61.54% 30.30% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
Average daily rate £340 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £145 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Star Schema

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) QlikView
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MorphX
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) Baan
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards