The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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 30 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing SAP 10 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.32% 8.37% 3.14%
As % of the Vendors category 7.63% 21.43% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 5
Average daily rate
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£453 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.12% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £489 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £432
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 98 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.52% 39.04% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 49 37
Average daily rate £350 £331 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.70% +10.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £505 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.69 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £39.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Leicester -10 5 £440 +30.37% 3
Lutterworth - - - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 16 (40.00%) Marketing
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
3 10 (25.00%) HP
3 10 (25.00%) ISEB
3 10 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (25.00%) JIRA
3 10 (25.00%) Finance
4 9 (22.50%) Manufacturing
4 9 (22.50%) SAP BW
4 9 (22.50%) QA
4 9 (22.50%) Use Case
5 8 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.50%) ERP
6 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.50%) IBM
6 7 (17.50%) Retail
7 6 (15.00%) Electronics
7 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (15.00%) DTV
7 6 (15.00%) CRM
7 6 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (12.50%) C++
8 5 (12.50%) VBScript
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (7.50%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (7.50%) Magento
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (2.50%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SAP BW
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.50%) OLAP
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) Selenium
2 4 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (7.50%) Sahi
4 1 (2.50%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (40.00%) Marketing
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
3 9 (22.50%) Manufacturing
4 7 (17.50%) Retail
5 6 (15.00%) Electronics
5 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.50%) Billing
7 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Tester
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) SAP Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Manual Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Magento Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) AIX Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) MDX
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) Zend Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Velocity
3 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) DTV
2 2 (5.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
2 9 (22.50%) Use Case
3 7 (17.50%) ERP
3 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) CRM
4 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Document Management
7 2 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) ETL
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) C++
3 5 (12.50%) VBScript
4 4 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) ABAP
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) ISEB
1 10 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) CIMA
3 1 (2.50%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) HP
2 7 (17.50%) IBM
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) JD Edwards
4 3 (7.50%) Zend
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) Genesys
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