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 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 36 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% 1.01% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.96% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
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 £19.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -5.76%
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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
107 102 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 42.80% 51.26% 49.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 54 96
Average daily rate £450 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -25.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.07 £16.60 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.40 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) UNIX
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Epicor
1 7 (33.33%) ERP
1 7 (33.33%) DTV
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
1 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 7 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
1 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Publishing
2 5 (23.81%) SAP SD
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) WebEx
2 5 (23.81%) Lync
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (23.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (23.81%) Lync
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (23.81%) SAP SD
3 1 (4.76%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
1 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Publishing
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Data Quality Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP APO Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) DTV
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ERP
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Epicor