The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 44 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 1 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.34% 4.40% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 8.11% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate - £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.98 £19.00 £43.80
% change year-on-year
+5.15% -56.62%
SAP
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
119 148 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.61% 54.21% 35.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 95 35
Average daily rate £343 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Average hourly rate £11.46 £11.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.91 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Folkestone - 1 - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ASP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Manager
1 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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