The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 2 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SAP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 20.00% 12.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £575 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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South East

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

Vendors Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 60.00% 48.00% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 10
Average daily rate £431 £438 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +36.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the Home Counties

SAP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Support Officer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects