The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Home Counties 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank - 5 9
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 9.68% 11.76%
As % of the Vendors category - 15.79% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £680 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £432
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
Vendors Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 63.64% 61.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Average daily rate £523 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.28% -7.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
SAP
South East

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 15 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PMO Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB