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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 September 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 33 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.23% 1.06% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 2.63% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £121 £215 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.95% -60.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.28% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £21.25 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -19.43%
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
115 114 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 47.33% 40.28% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 75 93
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £201 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.45 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% +5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +1 1 £120 -44.18%
Dover - 1 £450 -
Maidstone - 1 £121 -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SAP.

1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (27.27%) SAP BW
3 3 (27.27%) SAP BI
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) SAP HANA
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) ABAP
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Sisense
5 1 (9.09%) AS400
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) SAP BI
2 3 (27.27%) SAP BW
2 3 (27.27%) SAP HANA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
4 1 (9.09%) Sisense
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) ABAP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Rollout Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SAP BW Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) AS400 Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) AS400
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) iSeries
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) ABAP
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) RPG
2 1 (9.09%) RPG IV
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy