The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 9 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 77 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.56% 3.99% 3.63%
As % of the Vendors category 20.05% 8.09% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 17
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.63 £43.90 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-55.29% +150.85%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
384 309 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 57.66% 49.36% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 153 160
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 22
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.61 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £20.00 £41.80
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 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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Hertford - 15 £525 -
St Albans - 7 £438 -
Watford +9 6 £473 +5.00% 2
Royston - 4 £575 -
Hemel Hempstead -4 2 £375 -28.57% 1
Stevenage - 1 - -
Cheshunt - - - -
Broxbourne - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 45 (36.00%) Finance
2 42 (33.60%) ERP
3 22 (17.60%) Oracle
4 20 (16.00%) Manufacturing
5 19 (15.20%) Project Management
5 19 (15.20%) SAP FI
6 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
7 17 (13.60%) SAP CO
7 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (12.80%) QA
8 16 (12.80%) SQL
8 16 (12.80%) SAP FI/CO
9 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 14 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (11.20%) Logistics
10 14 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (10.40%) ETL
11 13 (10.40%) Change Management
11 13 (10.40%) SAP ERP
12 11 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (8.00%) Analytics
13 10 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (7.20%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (7.20%) Migration
14 9 (7.20%) ITIL
15 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2
15 8 (6.40%) XML
15 8 (6.40%) Oracle Financials
15 8 (6.40%) SAP PS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.80%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (15.20%) SAP FI
2 17 (13.60%) SAP CO
3 16 (12.80%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (10.40%) SAP ERP
5 8 (6.40%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (6.40%) SAP PS
5 8 (6.40%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (6.40%) SAP SD
6 5 (4.00%) SAP MM
7 4 (3.20%) SAP PP
8 3 (2.40%) SAP SRM
9 2 (1.60%) SAP LE
9 2 (1.60%) SAP PP-PI
9 2 (1.60%) SAP R/3
9 2 (1.60%) SAP Retail
9 2 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (1.60%) SAP CS
10 1 (0.80%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.80%) SAP QM
10 1 (0.80%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) FTP
1 1 (0.80%) HTTP
1 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.40%) SAP BW
2 8 (6.40%) QlikView
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.80%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (4.00%) Star Schema
5 5 (4.00%) OLTP
5 5 (4.00%) OLAP
5 5 (4.00%) MS Access
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (4.00%) DataStage
5 5 (4.00%) SAP BI
5 5 (4.00%) Data Mart
5 5 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.20%) MySQL
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) LSMW
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (36.00%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.80%) Billing
4 5 (4.00%) Retail
4 5 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.80%) Automotive
5 1 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.80%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.80%) French Language
Job Titles
1 32 (25.60%) SAP Manager
2 28 (22.40%) Analyst
3 23 (18.40%) Consultant
4 22 (17.60%) SAP Consultant
5 20 (16.00%) Architect
6 15 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 15 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
7 13 (10.40%) Developer
7 13 (10.40%) SAP Business Analyst
8 12 (9.60%) SAP Architect
9 8 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.80%) Change Manager
10 6 (4.80%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) SAP PS Consultant
10 6 (4.80%) SAP Change Manager
11 5 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
11 5 (4.00%) SAP Implementation Manager
11 5 (4.00%) Team Leader
12 4 (3.20%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) XML
1 8 (6.40%) SAP PI
2 3 (2.40%) Web Services
2 3 (2.40%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (1.60%) Middleware
4 1 (0.80%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.80%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.80%) cXML
4 1 (0.80%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.80%) JSON
4 1 (0.80%) XSLT
4 1 (0.80%) EDI
4 1 (0.80%) JDBC
4 1 (0.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Visualisation
3 6 (4.80%) FMCG
3 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.40%) PMI
6 2 (1.60%) PKI
6 2 (1.60%) New Media
7 1 (0.80%) iPad
7 1 (0.80%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Windows
2 4 (3.20%) UNIX
3 1 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (33.60%) ERP
2 19 (15.20%) Project Management
3 14 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (11.20%) Logistics
3 14 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (10.40%) ETL
4 13 (10.40%) Change Management
5 11 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (8.00%) Analytics
6 10 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (7.20%) ITIL
7 9 (7.20%) Migration
7 9 (7.20%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.40%) Test Strategy
8 8 (6.40%) SAP Implementation
8 8 (6.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (5.60%) Workflow
10 6 (4.80%) Six Sigma
10 6 (4.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.80%) SQL
2 6 (4.80%) ABAP
3 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.20%) VB
5 2 (1.60%) Java
5 2 (1.60%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.80%) XPath
6 1 (0.80%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.80%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) SCCM
1 2 (1.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (17.60%) Oracle
2 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.40%) Tableau
4 7 (5.60%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.00%) Informatica
5 5 (4.00%) JD Edwards
6 4 (3.20%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.20%) IBM
6 4 (3.20%) Teradata
6 4 (3.20%) Cognos
7 3 (2.40%) Progress
8 2 (1.60%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.60%) Metastorm
8 2 (1.60%) Nintex
9 1 (0.80%) ReadSoft
9 1 (0.80%) Remedy
9 1 (0.80%) Adobe
9 1 (0.80%) HP
9 1 (0.80%) BMC
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