The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 16 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 Hertfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 45 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP 25 26 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.18% 4.01% 6.62%
As % of the Vendors category 5.72% 9.56% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 42
Average daily rate £438 £481 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £383 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +115.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
437 272 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.60% 41.91% 41.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 125 166
Average daily rate £350 £393 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 36
Average hourly rate £23.86 £17.50 £15.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.31% +15.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
East of England

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Watford -13 6 £425 -15.00% 3
Hemel Hempstead 0 4 - - 1
Letchworth - - - - 1
Rickmansworth - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Data Modelling
2 11 (20.75%) ETL
2 11 (20.75%) SAP Data Services
3 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.21%) SAP FI
6 6 (11.32%) SAP BW
7 5 (9.43%) SAP CO
7 5 (9.43%) SAP SRM
7 5 (9.43%) NetWeaver
7 5 (9.43%) SAP MM
7 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
7 5 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (7.55%) Change Management
8 4 (7.55%) ERP
8 4 (7.55%) HP
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
8 4 (7.55%) FMCG
8 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (7.55%) SAP BPC
9 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
9 3 (5.66%) SQL
9 3 (5.66%) DB2
9 3 (5.66%) MS Excel

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (9.43%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.89%) SAP EP
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) SAP FI
2 5 (9.43%) SAP CO
2 5 (9.43%) SAP SRM
2 5 (9.43%) SAP MM
2 5 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (7.55%) SAP BPC
4 2 (3.77%) SAP Retail
4 2 (3.77%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.89%) Magento
5 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.89%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.89%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SAP Data Services
2 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.32%) SAP BW
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.66%) DB2
6 2 (3.77%) OLTP
6 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.89%) DTS
7 1 (1.89%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.89%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.89%) SAP CE
1 1 (1.89%) LSMW
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Games
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Consultant
2 16 (30.19%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (22.64%) Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) ETL Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Business Developer
6 4 (7.55%) SAP Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Senior ETL Developer
7 3 (5.66%) SAP MM Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) SAP Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) ETL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.89%) SAP CO-PA
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) BAPI
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) FMCG
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
3 2 (3.77%) EFT
4 1 (1.89%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Data Modelling
1 11 (20.75%) ETL
2 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.43%) Project Management
3 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.55%) Change Management
4 4 (7.55%) ERP
5 2 (3.77%) Service Management
5 2 (3.77%) Workflow
5 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.77%) Migration
5 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.89%) Web Application Development
6 1 (1.89%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (1.89%) Master Data Management
6 1 (1.89%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.89%) Data Governance
6 1 (1.89%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) ABAP
3 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) HP
2 3 (5.66%) IBM
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.77%) Sybase
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Siebel
4 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
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