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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 24 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 46 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.74% 4.09% 4.40%
As % of the Vendors category 11.65% 9.09% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 18
Average daily rate
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£434 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £322 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £30.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +39.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-14.24% +20.27%
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
395 308 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.31% 45.03% 54.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 159 173
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 20
Average hourly rate £21.53 £17.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.00% -32.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.35 £40.00
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 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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Hemel Hempstead +9 11 £463 +23.33% 2
Watford +1 5 £275 -31.25% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £338 -
Royston -2 3 £475 -9.52%
Hitchin - 2 £310 -
Stevenage -6 1 £550 - 1
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 22 (21.78%) ERP
3 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.86%) SQL
5 13 (12.87%) Oracle
6 12 (11.88%) Migration
6 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
6 12 (11.88%) Data Migration
7 11 (10.89%) ETL
7 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
8 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
9 9 (8.91%) Firewall
9 9 (8.91%) Project Management
10 8 (7.92%) Change Management
10 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
10 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.92%) SAP ERP
10 8 (7.92%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (7.92%) High Availability
11 7 (6.93%) Brocade
11 7 (6.93%) Load Balancing
11 7 (6.93%) Workflow
11 7 (6.93%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.93%) UNIX
11 7 (6.93%) HP
11 7 (6.93%) Firmware
12 6 (5.94%) SAP BW
12 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 2 (1.98%) Apache
1 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.98%) NetWeaver
1 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) SAP ERP
2 6 (5.94%) SAP BPC
3 5 (4.95%) SAP EWM
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (3.96%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.96%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (3.96%) SAP CO
5 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.97%) SAP SRM
6 2 (1.98%) SAP PS
6 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.99%) SAP MRS
7 1 (0.99%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.99%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.99%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.99%) Agresso
7 1 (0.99%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) Firewall
2 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.94%) DNS
3 2 (1.98%) FTP
3 2 (1.98%) X.400
3 2 (1.98%) Network Security
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.99%) LTE
4 1 (0.99%) 4G
4 1 (0.99%) 2G
4 1 (0.99%) GSM
4 1 (0.99%) UMTS
4 1 (0.99%) Intranet
4 1 (0.99%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.94%) SAP BW
2 6 (5.94%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (4.95%) QlikView
4 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.98%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (1.98%) Star Schema
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.98%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.98%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) MaxDB
6 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.99%) DataStage
6 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) LSMW
2 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Electronics
5 2 (1.98%) Banking
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) French Language
6 1 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Analyst
2 18 (17.82%) Consultant
3 17 (16.83%) SAP Consultant
4 15 (14.85%) Business Analyst
5 14 (13.86%) SAP Analyst
6 13 (12.87%) Developer
7 10 (9.90%) SAP Business Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) SAP Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Administrator
9 5 (4.95%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.96%) Architect
10 4 (3.96%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.96%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.96%) SAP EWM Consultant
10 4 (3.96%) SAP Data Analyst
11 3 (2.97%) SAP Basis Analyst
11 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (1.98%) Team Leader
12 2 (1.98%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) SAP Basis
1 5 (4.95%) SAP PI
2 3 (2.97%) XML
3 2 (1.98%) EDI
3 2 (1.98%) Middleware
3 2 (1.98%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.98%) iPad
3 2 (1.98%) PMI
3 2 (1.98%) DTV
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) AS400
3 2 (1.98%) PKI
3 2 (1.98%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.98%) FMCG
4 1 (0.99%) iSeries
4 1 (0.99%) Statistics
4 1 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) UNIX
2 5 (4.95%) Windows
3 2 (1.98%) Solaris
3 2 (1.98%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) ERP
2 12 (11.88%) Migration
2 12 (11.88%) Data Migration
3 11 (10.89%) ETL
4 9 (8.91%) Project Management
5 8 (7.92%) Change Management
5 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.92%) SAP Implementation
5 8 (7.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (7.92%) High Availability
6 7 (6.93%) Load Balancing
6 7 (6.93%) Workflow
6 7 (6.93%) Data Modelling
7 6 (5.94%) Validation
8 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.95%) Analytics
8 5 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.95%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (4.95%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (3.96%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.86%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) ABAP
2 2 (1.98%) ActionScript
2 2 (1.98%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (1.98%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) CISSP
3 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.98%) CISM
3 2 (1.98%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Firmware
2 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) SCCM
1 2 (1.98%) SCOM
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.99%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (12.87%) Oracle
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) HP
3 7 (6.93%) Brocade
4 5 (4.95%) Tableau
5 4 (3.96%) ReadSoft
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco
6 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 3 (2.97%) VMware
7 2 (1.98%) Nintex
7 2 (1.98%) BMC
7 2 (1.98%) Dell
7 2 (1.98%) Citrix
7 2 (1.98%) OpenText
7 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.98%) Remedy
7 2 (1.98%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.99%) Symantec
8 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
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