The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 31 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 56 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP 883 1278 1278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.67% 5.33% 5.11%
As % of the Vendors category 8.53% 11.70% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 699 721
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £672 £598 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
Average hourly rate £38.80 - £16.90
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.68 - £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.84% +42.85%
SAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10351 10919 11478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.00% 45.54% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6826 6843 7371
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 233 261
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

SAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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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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
City of London -19 121 £465 +3.33% 23
Brentford 0 41 £475 +5.55%
Feltham -3 12 £349 -9.48%
Uxbridge -4 4 £513 +57.69%
Docklands, London -7 2 £280 -30.00%
Canary Wharf -17 2 £475 +26.66%
Bexley - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Hayes - 1 - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 528 (30.10%) Finance
2 298 (16.99%) ERP
3 233 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
4 231 (13.17%) Project Management
5 211 (12.03%) Migration
6 180 (10.26%) Oracle
7 176 (10.03%) SAP BW
8 164 (9.35%) Data Migration
9 161 (9.18%) BusinessObjects
10 155 (8.84%) Manufacturing
11 153 (8.72%) Retail
12 138 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 137 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
14 136 (7.75%) SAP FI
15 130 (7.41%) SQL
16 119 (6.78%) Change Management
17 115 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
18 113 (6.44%) SAP CO
18 113 (6.44%) MS Excel
18 113 (6.44%) Microsoft
18 113 (6.44%) Data Modelling
19 111 (6.33%) SAP FI/CO
20 105 (5.99%) FMCG
20 105 (5.99%) SAP Implementation
21 104 (5.93%) Pharmaceutical
22 98 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
23 97 (5.53%) Banking
23 97 (5.53%) CRM
24 92 (5.25%) PRINCE2
25 90 (5.13%) Procure-to-pay

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 44 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 29 (1.65%) NetWeaver
3 13 (0.74%) SAS
4 9 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (0.46%) MS Project Server
5 8 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.40%) Confluence
7 6 (0.34%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.34%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.29%) SAP Portal
8 5 (0.29%) Apache
8 5 (0.29%) CMS
9 4 (0.23%) Commerce Server
9 4 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.23%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.17%) IIS
10 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.11%) Mule
11 2 (0.11%) Documentum
Applications
1 113 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.59%) MS Office
3 42 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.88%) MS Project
5 29 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.57%) SPSS
7 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.29%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.17%) HipChat
10 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 136 (7.75%) SAP FI
2 113 (6.44%) SAP CO
3 111 (6.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 77 (4.39%) SAP HR
5 67 (3.82%) SAP MM
6 66 (3.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 58 (3.31%) SAP SD
8 54 (3.08%) SAP BPC
9 49 (2.79%) SAP SRM
10 43 (2.45%) SAP ERP
11 37 (2.11%) SAP CRM
12 29 (1.65%) SAP APO
13 27 (1.54%) SAP WM
14 25 (1.43%) SAP PM
15 24 (1.37%) SAP Retail
16 22 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
17 21 (1.20%) SAP EWM
18 16 (0.91%) SAP HCM
19 15 (0.86%) SAP FSCM
19 15 (0.86%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.11%) SuccessFactors
2 23 (1.31%) SaaS
3 11 (0.63%) PaaS
4 9 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.40%) Office 365
6 6 (0.34%) IaaS
6 6 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Yammer
8 1 (0.057%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.57%) SAN
2 6 (0.34%) Firewall
2 6 (0.34%) Network Security
2 6 (0.34%) NAS
3 5 (0.29%) FTP
3 5 (0.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (0.29%) VLAN
4 4 (0.23%) DNS
5 3 (0.17%) Intranet
5 3 (0.17%) X.509
6 2 (0.11%) SSL
6 2 (0.11%) VPN
6 2 (0.11%) HTTP
6 2 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.057%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.057%) WebEx
7 1 (0.057%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.057%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (10.03%) SAP BW
2 161 (9.18%) BusinessObjects
3 70 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (3.42%) SQL Server
5 57 (3.25%) SAP Data Services
5 57 (3.25%) SAP HANA
6 42 (2.39%) SAP BI
7 29 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
8 28 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 26 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.20%) QlikView
13 19 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (1.08%) Relational Database
14 18 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (0.91%) Sybase ASE
17 14 (0.80%) MySQL
18 12 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (1.48%) LSMW
2 17 (0.97%) ERwin
3 14 (0.80%) JIRA
4 12 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
7 4 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (0.23%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.23%) Toad
7 4 (0.23%) NWDI
7 4 (0.23%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.17%) Zephyr
8 3 (0.17%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.17%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.17%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.17%) Subversion
9 2 (0.11%) Xcode
9 2 (0.11%) NUnit
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.11%) HP UFT
General
1 528 (30.10%) Finance
2 155 (8.84%) Manufacturing
3 153 (8.72%) Retail
4 104 (5.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 97 (5.53%) Banking
6 65 (3.71%) Marketing
7 57 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 46 (2.62%) Electronics
9 26 (1.48%) Legal
10 21 (1.20%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.14%) German Language
12 17 (0.97%) Billing
12 17 (0.97%) Advertising
13 15 (0.86%) General Ledger
14 14 (0.80%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.57%) Front Office
16 6 (0.34%) Back Office
17 5 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.29%) Automotive
17 5 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 488 (27.82%) Consultant
2 426 (24.29%) SAP Consultant
3 288 (16.42%) Analyst
4 186 (10.60%) SAP Manager
5 170 (9.69%) Project Manager
6 138 (7.87%) Architect
7 125 (7.13%) Business Analyst
8 117 (6.67%) Developer
9 77 (4.39%) SAP Project Manager
10 69 (3.93%) SAP Analyst
11 57 (3.25%) SAP Architect
12 52 (2.96%) Data Analyst
13 49 (2.79%) Test Manager
14 48 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
15 44 (2.51%) SAP Business Analyst
16 39 (2.22%) Trainer
17 38 (2.17%) Programme Manager
18 36 (2.05%) SAP Developer
19 35 (2.00%) Data Consultant
19 35 (2.00%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.05%) Web Services
2 33 (1.88%) SAP PI
3 26 (1.48%) .NET
4 21 (1.20%) BAPI
5 18 (1.03%) Middleware
6 16 (0.91%) SAP Basis
7 15 (0.86%) EDI
8 14 (0.80%) SAP XI
9 13 (0.74%) JMS
9 13 (0.74%) RESTful
10 12 (0.68%) Web Dynpro
11 11 (0.63%) J2EE
12 8 (0.46%) HTML
12 8 (0.46%) MDX
13 6 (0.34%) SAP CAF
13 6 (0.34%) AngularJS
13 6 (0.34%) XML
14 5 (0.29%) CSS
14 5 (0.29%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.29%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 137 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (5.99%) FMCG
3 61 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 42 (2.39%) DTV
5 27 (1.54%) Clustering
6 23 (1.31%) NHS
7 19 (1.08%) Replication
7 19 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 19 (1.08%) Data Centre
8 17 (0.97%) PMI
9 13 (0.74%) Visualisation
10 12 (0.68%) Computer Science
11 11 (0.63%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.57%) Statistics
13 9 (0.51%) Credit Risk
13 9 (0.51%) Data Integration
14 8 (0.46%) Learning Management System
14 8 (0.46%) Data Extraction
14 8 (0.46%) User Experience
14 8 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 42 (2.39%) Linux
2 28 (1.60%) UNIX
3 25 (1.43%) Windows
4 16 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.29%) Android
5 5 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (0.29%) VMS
6 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.17%) AIX
7 3 (0.17%) Solaris
8 2 (0.11%) zOS
8 2 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.057%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.057%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (16.99%) ERP
2 233 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
3 231 (13.17%) Project Management
4 211 (12.03%) Migration
5 164 (9.35%) Data Migration
6 138 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 119 (6.78%) Change Management
8 115 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
9 113 (6.44%) Data Modelling
10 105 (5.99%) SAP Implementation
11 98 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 97 (5.53%) CRM
13 92 (5.25%) PRINCE2
14 90 (5.13%) Procure-to-pay
15 85 (4.85%) ETL
16 73 (4.16%) Programme Management
17 71 (4.05%) ITIL
18 69 (3.93%) Asset Management
19 67 (3.82%) Analytics
20 58 (3.31%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 130 (7.41%) SQL
2 88 (5.02%) ABAP
3 68 (3.88%) Java
4 19 (1.08%) Shell Script
5 16 (0.91%) C
6 15 (0.86%) C#
7 14 (0.80%) T-SQL
8 13 (0.74%) VBA
8 13 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 8 (0.46%) JavaScript
9 8 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 7 (0.40%) VB.NET
10 7 (0.40%) R
11 5 (0.29%) Perl
11 5 (0.29%) Python
11 5 (0.29%) VB
12 4 (0.23%) Assembly Language
12 4 (0.23%) COBOL
13 3 (0.17%) C++
13 3 (0.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 48 (2.74%) Degree
2 37 (2.11%) SAP Certification
3 27 (1.54%) ACCA
4 22 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 14 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (0.68%) PMP
7 11 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (0.63%) CISA
7 11 (0.63%) ISEB
8 10 (0.57%) CIMA
9 9 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (0.51%) Security Cleared
10 8 (0.46%) CRISC
11 7 (0.40%) CISSP
11 7 (0.40%) CISM
12 6 (0.34%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.29%) IBM Certification
14 4 (0.23%) CCA
14 4 (0.23%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.22%) QA
2 30 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 22 (1.25%) SLA
4 14 (0.80%) GxP
5 13 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.57%) GAAP
7 2 (0.11%) Basel III
7 2 (0.11%) COREP
8 1 (0.057%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.057%) EMIR
8 1 (0.057%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.057%) GAMP
8 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.057%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.29%) SRDF
5 5 (0.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 5 (0.29%) NFS
6 2 (0.11%) ClearTrust
7 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.057%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.057%) vSphere
7 1 (0.057%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 35 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (0.74%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.29%) EMC VPLEX
4 5 (0.29%) SnapMirror
4 5 (0.29%) SnapVault
4 5 (0.29%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.17%) Control-M
5 3 (0.17%) Puppet
6 2 (0.11%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.11%) yum
6 2 (0.11%) SCCM
6 2 (0.11%) SCOM
6 2 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.057%) WSUS
7 1 (0.057%) MIIS
7 1 (0.057%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.057%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 180 (10.26%) Oracle
2 113 (6.44%) Microsoft
3 43 (2.45%) IBM
4 36 (2.05%) HP
5 28 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (1.54%) Ariba
7 24 (1.37%) Informatica
8 23 (1.31%) Sybase
9 20 (1.14%) Cognos
10 19 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
10 19 (1.08%) VMware
11 17 (0.97%) Red Hat
12 16 (0.91%) Cisco
12 16 (0.91%) OpenText
13 15 (0.86%) Siebel
14 13 (0.74%) JD Edwards
15 11 (0.63%) NetApp
15 11 (0.63%) Adobe
15 11 (0.63%) Dell
15 11 (0.63%) Citrix
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