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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 47 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 876 1249 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.06% 5.51% 4.95%
As % of the Vendors category 9.11% 12.53% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 693 550
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
- -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Average hourly rate £22.00 £51.25 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.07% +130.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.95 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £80.00 £100.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -32.69%
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
9620 9970 9366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.58% 44.01% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6285 6435 6017
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 223 224
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.50 £40.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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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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 +4 131 £438 -7.89% 42
Brentford 0 70 £450 -
Uxbridge -6 11 £425 +14.86%
Canary Wharf +3 3 £550 +120.00%
Hammersmith - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Rainham - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 478 (24.87%) Finance
2 285 (14.83%) ERP
3 266 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
4 244 (12.70%) Migration
5 229 (11.91%) SAP BW
6 195 (10.15%) Project Management
7 179 (9.31%) Oracle
8 173 (9.00%) Manufacturing
9 171 (8.90%) Data Migration
10 153 (7.96%) SAP FI
11 139 (7.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 130 (6.76%) FMCG
13 129 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 124 (6.45%) SQL
15 117 (6.09%) ABAP
15 117 (6.09%) SAP CO
16 115 (5.98%) SAP FI/CO
17 114 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
18 109 (5.67%) Change Management
19 104 (5.41%) ETL
20 102 (5.31%) Retail
21 101 (5.25%) SAP BPC
22 98 (5.10%) CRM
22 98 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
22 98 (5.10%) Business Objects
23 94 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
24 88 (4.58%) PRINCE2
24 88 (4.58%) Microsoft
25 86 (4.47%) Banking
25 86 (4.47%) SAP Implementation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 51 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.50%) NetWeaver
3 20 (1.04%) Apache
4 18 (0.94%) SAP Portal
5 13 (0.68%) SAS
6 10 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (0.52%) MS Project Server
7 9 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.36%) CMS
8 7 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (0.31%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.26%) IIS
11 4 (0.21%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.21%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (0.21%) Node.js
11 4 (0.21%) Confluence
12 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.16%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 74 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 51 (2.65%) MS Office
3 44 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (2.19%) MS Project
5 19 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.26%) SPSS
8 3 (0.16%) Windchill
9 1 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.052%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.052%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 153 (7.96%) SAP FI
2 117 (6.09%) SAP CO
3 115 (5.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 101 (5.25%) SAP BPC
5 79 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 75 (3.90%) SAP ERP
7 70 (3.64%) SAP SD
8 68 (3.54%) SAP APO
9 65 (3.38%) SAP HR
10 62 (3.23%) SAP WM
11 61 (3.17%) SAP MM
12 60 (3.12%) SAP SRM
13 49 (2.55%) SAP CRM
14 43 (2.24%) SAP PP
15 29 (1.51%) SAP GRC
15 29 (1.51%) SAP FSCM
16 28 (1.46%) SAP FI-AP
17 27 (1.40%) Agresso
18 25 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
19 23 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.30%) SaaS
2 19 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.16%) Taleo
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.10%) PaaS
4 2 (0.10%) Office 365
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.052%) Yammer
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.052%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.36%) LDAP
1 7 (0.36%) Firewall
1 7 (0.36%) Network Security
2 6 (0.31%) LAN
3 5 (0.26%) SAN
3 5 (0.26%) DNS
3 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.21%) RTP
4 4 (0.21%) WAN
5 3 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.10%) DHCP
6 2 (0.10%) FTP
6 2 (0.10%) Intranet
6 2 (0.10%) Internet
7 1 (0.052%) OSPF
7 1 (0.052%) BGP
7 1 (0.052%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.052%) SSL
7 1 (0.052%) VPN
7 1 (0.052%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (11.91%) SAP BW
2 98 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
3 79 (4.11%) SAP BI
4 77 (4.01%) SQL Server
5 62 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (2.55%) SAP Data Services
7 45 (2.34%) SAP HANA
7 45 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
9 24 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 16 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 16 (0.83%) QlikView
12 15 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (0.78%) Hadoop
13 14 (0.73%) Oracle Database
14 13 (0.68%) Big Data
14 13 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.68%) DB2
15 10 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (1.72%) LSMW
2 22 (1.14%) ERwin
3 15 (0.78%) JIRA
4 14 (0.73%) Selenium
5 11 (0.57%) LoadRunner
6 10 (0.52%) Subversion
7 9 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (0.47%) JUnit
8 8 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 8 (0.42%) Redmine
9 7 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
10 6 (0.31%) Toad
10 6 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.21%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.16%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.16%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.16%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.10%) NWDI
13 2 (0.10%) SpecFlow
General
1 478 (24.87%) Finance
2 173 (9.00%) Manufacturing
3 139 (7.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 102 (5.31%) Retail
5 86 (4.47%) Banking
6 64 (3.33%) Marketing
7 61 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 51 (2.65%) Electronics
9 35 (1.82%) Legal
10 33 (1.72%) Billing
11 24 (1.25%) German Language
12 22 (1.14%) Investment Banking
13 20 (1.04%) General Ledger
14 16 (0.83%) Spanish Language
15 15 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
15 15 (0.78%) French Language
16 12 (0.62%) Publishing
16 12 (0.62%) Front Office
17 10 (0.52%) Back Office
18 8 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 722 (37.57%) Consultant
2 628 (32.67%) SAP Consultant
3 259 (13.48%) Analyst
4 206 (10.72%) SAP Manager
5 169 (8.79%) Project Manager
6 162 (8.43%) Architect
7 114 (5.93%) Developer
8 111 (5.78%) Business Analyst
9 93 (4.84%) SAP Project Manager
10 74 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
11 70 (3.64%) SAP Analyst
12 63 (3.28%) SAP Architect
13 59 (3.07%) Functional Consultant
14 56 (2.91%) SAP Functional Consultant
15 55 (2.86%) Data Analyst
16 54 (2.81%) SAP APO Consultant
17 53 (2.76%) SAP Business Analyst
18 40 (2.08%) SAP Developer
18 40 (2.08%) Programme Manager
19 39 (2.03%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (2.55%) Web Services
2 46 (2.39%) .NET
3 32 (1.66%) XML
4 31 (1.61%) SAP PI
5 29 (1.51%) BAPI
6 27 (1.40%) EDI
7 24 (1.25%) SOAP
8 23 (1.20%) HTML
9 21 (1.09%) J2EE
10 18 (0.94%) SAP Basis
11 17 (0.88%) CSS
12 14 (0.73%) SAP XI
13 13 (0.68%) JSON
14 12 (0.62%) Spring
15 11 (0.57%) jQuery
16 10 (0.52%) REST
17 9 (0.47%) MDX
17 9 (0.47%) Web Dynpro
17 9 (0.47%) Hibernate
17 9 (0.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 130 (6.76%) FMCG
2 114 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 45 (2.34%) DTV
5 32 (1.66%) Data Integration
6 22 (1.14%) Data Structures
6 22 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 16 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (0.73%) User Experience
9 12 (0.62%) Data Conversion
9 12 (0.62%) Data Extraction
10 10 (0.52%) Learning Management System
10 10 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (0.52%) NHS
11 9 (0.47%) Clustering
11 9 (0.47%) Statistics
11 9 (0.47%) Visualisation
12 8 (0.42%) iPad
13 6 (0.31%) Equities
14 5 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (2.50%) Windows
2 30 (1.56%) UNIX
3 24 (1.25%) Linux
4 11 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.52%) HPUX
6 9 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.36%) AIX
7 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
8 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.21%) Android
9 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.16%) Solaris
10 2 (0.10%) VMS
10 2 (0.10%) zOS
11 1 (0.052%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (14.83%) ERP
2 266 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
3 244 (12.70%) Migration
4 195 (10.15%) Project Management
5 171 (8.90%) Data Migration
6 129 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 109 (5.67%) Change Management
8 104 (5.41%) ETL
9 98 (5.10%) CRM
10 94 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 88 (4.58%) PRINCE2
12 86 (4.47%) SAP Implementation
13 84 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (4.06%) Data Modelling
15 74 (3.85%) ITIL
15 74 (3.85%) Programme Management
16 69 (3.59%) Procure-to-pay
17 64 (3.33%) Validation
18 63 (3.28%) Data Cleansing
19 62 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (6.45%) SQL
2 117 (6.09%) ABAP
3 56 (2.91%) Java
4 24 (1.25%) JavaScript
5 18 (0.94%) C
5 18 (0.94%) C#
6 14 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 10 (0.52%) PL/SQL
7 10 (0.52%) Python
8 8 (0.42%) Ruby
9 7 (0.36%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.31%) MATLAB
10 6 (0.31%) C++
10 6 (0.31%) R
11 5 (0.26%) VB
12 4 (0.21%) VBA
12 4 (0.21%) Clojure
13 3 (0.16%) SAPscript
14 2 (0.10%) VC++
14 2 (0.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 71 (3.69%) Degree
2 50 (2.60%) SAP Certification
3 28 (1.46%) PMI Certification
4 25 (1.30%) PMP
5 20 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 17 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (0.78%) ACCA
8 14 (0.73%) CIMA
9 12 (0.62%) ISEB
9 12 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 10 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.31%) CISA
11 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.31%) MBA
11 6 (0.31%) QiCA
12 5 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.26%) CCA
13 3 (0.16%) CISSP
14 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.10%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.34%) QA
2 28 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.09%) SLA
4 16 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.83%) GAAP
5 8 (0.42%) COBIT
6 2 (0.10%) COREP
6 2 (0.10%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.10%) HL7
6 2 (0.10%) GxP
7 1 (0.052%) GAMP
7 1 (0.052%) Basel II
7 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.052%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.052%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 32 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.16%) PowerHA
4 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.10%) HDFS
6 1 (0.052%) vSphere
6 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.052%) Firmware
6 1 (0.052%) Samba
Systems Management
1 31 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (0.31%) Control-M
4 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.26%) Graphite
5 2 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.10%) SCCM
5 2 (0.10%) SCOM
6 1 (0.052%) MIIS
6 1 (0.052%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.052%) WSUS
6 1 (0.052%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.052%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.052%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 179 (9.31%) Oracle
2 98 (5.10%) Business Objects
3 88 (4.58%) Microsoft
4 39 (2.03%) HP
5 37 (1.93%) JD Edwards
6 33 (1.72%) IBM
7 26 (1.35%) Hyperion
7 26 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (1.25%) Informatica
9 22 (1.14%) VMware
10 21 (1.09%) OpenText
10 21 (1.09%) TIBCO
10 21 (1.09%) Sybase
11 19 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
12 17 (0.88%) Cisco
13 15 (0.78%) Cognos
13 15 (0.78%) hybris
14 14 (0.73%) Siebel
15 13 (0.68%) Adobe
16 12 (0.62%) Ariba
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