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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 16 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP 56 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.71% 3.20% 3.97%
As % of the Vendors category 15.26% 5.77% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 13
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£400 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -5.76%
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
367 416 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 57.08% 55.39% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 175 113
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £172 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 17
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.86 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.74% +36.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £10.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.05 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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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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
Watford +6 10 £360 -11.38% 1
Hertford - 7 £475 -
St Albans - 6 £400 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 5 £400 - 4
Royston - 3 £475 -
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (31.58%) ERP
2 39 (29.32%) Finance
3 22 (16.54%) Manufacturing
4 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.29%) SQL
5 17 (12.78%) Oracle
6 16 (12.03%) Change Management
6 16 (12.03%) SAP ERP
7 15 (11.28%) SAP CO
7 15 (11.28%) SAP FI
7 15 (11.28%) ETL
8 14 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (10.53%) Project Management
8 14 (10.53%) Migration
8 14 (10.53%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (9.77%) SAP Implementation
9 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
10 12 (9.02%) SAP PI
10 12 (9.02%) Analytics
10 12 (9.02%) Logistics
10 12 (9.02%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (8.27%) QA
11 11 (8.27%) QlikView
11 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (8.27%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (8.27%) Tableau
11 11 (8.27%) Visualisation
11 11 (8.27%) Oracle Financials

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.75%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.75%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (12.03%) SAP ERP
2 15 (11.28%) SAP CO
2 15 (11.28%) SAP FI
3 14 (10.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (8.27%) Oracle Financials
4 11 (8.27%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (3.76%) SAP SRM
5 5 (3.76%) SAP SD
5 5 (3.76%) SAP PS
6 4 (3.01%) SAP MM
6 4 (3.01%) SAP PP
7 3 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (1.50%) SAP PP-PI
8 2 (1.50%) SAP WM
8 2 (1.50%) SAP R/3
8 2 (1.50%) SAP EWM
8 2 (1.50%) SAP Retail
8 2 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.75%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) FTP
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
1 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (8.27%) QlikView
3 7 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
4 6 (4.51%) Star Schema
5 4 (3.01%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.01%) SAP BW
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.01%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.50%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.75%) DataStage
8 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.75%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) LSMW
2 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (29.32%) Finance
2 22 (16.54%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Legal
4 3 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Billing
5 2 (1.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 35 (26.32%) Analyst
2 26 (19.55%) SAP Manager
3 22 (16.54%) Business Analyst
4 21 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
5 20 (15.04%) Consultant
6 19 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
7 17 (12.78%) Architect
8 16 (12.03%) SAP Business Analyst
9 15 (11.28%) Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (6.02%) Project Manager
12 7 (5.26%) Change Manager
12 7 (5.26%) Data Analyst
12 7 (5.26%) SAP Change Manager
12 7 (5.26%) SAP Data Analyst
13 6 (4.51%) Team Leader
14 5 (3.76%) SQL Developer
15 4 (3.01%) Applications Architect
15 4 (3.01%) SAP PS Consultant
15 4 (3.01%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) SAP PI
2 5 (3.76%) XML
3 3 (2.26%) Middleware
3 3 (2.26%) Web Services
3 3 (2.26%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.75%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.75%) cXML
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.75%) JSON
4 1 (0.75%) XSLT
4 1 (0.75%) JDBC
4 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Visualisation
1 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.76%) FMCG
3 4 (3.01%) PMI
3 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.01%) PKI
4 3 (2.26%) iPad
5 2 (1.50%) New Media
5 2 (1.50%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.75%) Life Science
6 1 (0.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.58%) ERP
2 16 (12.03%) Change Management
3 15 (11.28%) ETL
4 14 (10.53%) Project Management
4 14 (10.53%) Migration
4 14 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (9.77%) SAP Implementation
6 12 (9.02%) Analytics
6 12 (9.02%) Logistics
6 12 (9.02%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.52%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.52%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.77%) Test Strategy
9 9 (6.77%) TOGAF
9 9 (6.77%) CRM
10 8 (6.02%) Procure-to-pay
10 8 (6.02%) Use Case
11 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (4.51%) ABAP
3 2 (1.50%) Java
4 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.75%) XQuery
4 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (3.76%) Degree
1 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.01%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 4 (3.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) SCCM
1 4 (3.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.78%) Oracle
3 11 (8.27%) Tableau
4 4 (3.01%) Nintex
4 4 (3.01%) Metastorm
4 4 (3.01%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.26%) HP
5 3 (2.26%) BMC
5 3 (2.26%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.26%) Remedy
6 2 (1.50%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.50%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) Informatica
7 1 (0.75%) ReadSoft
7 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.75%) Talend
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £530 per day
Posted: 6 days ago