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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 13 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP 31 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.92% 2.66% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 19.38% 5.41% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £480 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £480 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £556 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.09 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+10.03% -38.92%
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
160 148 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 56.34% 49.17% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 73 86
Average daily rate £375 £390 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +44.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £256 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 37
Average hourly rate £21.59 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.22% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £17.25 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

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
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 25 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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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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
Dover - 1 £425 - 2
Tonbridge - - - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 15 (44.12%) ERP
2 14 (41.18%) UNIX
3 13 (38.24%) Epicor
4 6 (17.65%) SAP APO
4 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (14.71%) DTV
5 5 (14.71%) SAP SD
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
5 5 (14.71%) Electronics
5 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (14.71%) Finance
5 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
5 5 (14.71%) Publishing
5 5 (14.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (14.71%) Marketing
5 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (14.71%) Lync
6 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
6 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) PMI
7 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.71%) Lync
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) SAP APO
2 5 (14.71%) SAP SD
2 5 (14.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.94%) SAP QM
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (14.71%) Electronics
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
1 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
1 5 (14.71%) Publishing
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Consultant
2 9 (26.47%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) SAP APO Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Applications Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Data Quality Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SAP SD Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Tableau Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Deployment Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) SAP QM Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) DTV
2 2 (5.88%) PMI
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ERP
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
3 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
1 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) GxP
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Epicor
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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