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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 32 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP 1278 1286 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.37% 5.12% 4.36%
As % of the Vendors category 11.71% 11.06% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 718 559
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 £300 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £611 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 13
Average hourly rate - £16.90 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+48.57% +9.37%
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
10913 11629 12021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.81% 46.33% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6846 7475 7279
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £576 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 263 350
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.55 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +0.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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
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 20 August 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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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 -5 162 £445 -8.95% 62
Uxbridge -4 14 £395 -13.29% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +6 12 £375 - 1
Canary Wharf +24 11 £375 +0.67%
Feltham +3 7 £385 -14.44%
Docklands, London +11 4 £400 -23.80%
Chiswick -1 2 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Wembley - - - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 605 (24.22%) Finance
2 362 (14.49%) ERP
3 311 (12.45%) Migration
4 302 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
5 272 (10.89%) Oracle
6 261 (10.45%) Project Management
7 236 (9.45%) Data Migration
8 218 (8.73%) Manufacturing
9 216 (8.65%) SAP FI
9 216 (8.65%) SAP BW
10 193 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 188 (7.53%) SAP CO
12 175 (7.01%) SAP FI/CO
13 155 (6.20%) Retail
14 153 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
15 152 (6.08%) SAP Implementation
16 148 (5.92%) Change Management
17 147 (5.88%) FMCG
18 135 (5.40%) Microsoft
19 130 (5.20%) BusinessObjects
19 130 (5.20%) Business Objects
20 129 (5.16%) SQL
21 127 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
22 125 (5.00%) ABAP
23 122 (4.88%) MS Excel
24 121 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
25 120 (4.80%) Marketing
26 114 (4.56%) Programme Management
27 113 (4.52%) CRM
28 111 (4.44%) SAP HR

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 48 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 37 (1.48%) SAS
3 34 (1.36%) NetWeaver
4 23 (0.92%) WebSphere
5 20 (0.80%) MS Project Server
6 14 (0.56%) SAP Portal
7 13 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
8 11 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.44%) AquaLogic
9 8 (0.32%) CMS
10 7 (0.28%) IBM Notes
11 6 (0.24%) SAP EP
12 4 (0.16%) LiveCycle
12 4 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.16%) Apache
12 4 (0.16%) LiveLink
13 3 (0.12%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.12%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 122 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 83 (3.32%) MS Office
3 80 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (2.00%) MS Project
5 32 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.12%) ProjectWise
9 2 (0.080%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.040%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.040%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 216 (8.65%) SAP FI
2 188 (7.53%) SAP CO
3 175 (7.01%) SAP FI/CO
4 127 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 111 (4.44%) SAP HR
6 109 (4.36%) SAP SRM
7 105 (4.20%) SAP SD
8 76 (3.04%) SAP BPC
9 73 (2.92%) SAP ERP
10 72 (2.88%) SAP MM
11 51 (2.04%) SAP APO
12 44 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
13 41 (1.64%) SAP PM
14 39 (1.56%) SAP CRM
15 38 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
15 38 (1.52%) SAP FSCM
16 36 (1.44%) Oracle Retail
17 31 (1.24%) SAP HCM
17 31 (1.24%) SAP Payroll
18 29 (1.16%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.76%) SuccessFactors
2 27 (1.08%) SaaS
3 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.16%) IaaS
4 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.040%) Taleo
5 1 (0.040%) Force.com
5 1 (0.040%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.040%) PaaS
5 1 (0.040%) Office 365
5 1 (0.040%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (0.80%) Firewall
2 10 (0.40%) LDAP
3 9 (0.36%) WAN
4 7 (0.28%) LAN
4 7 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.28%) SAN
5 5 (0.20%) CTI
5 5 (0.20%) Intranet
5 5 (0.20%) Internet
6 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.12%) Wireless
6 3 (0.12%) HTTP
6 3 (0.12%) VoIP
7 2 (0.080%) NAS
8 1 (0.040%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.040%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.040%) SNMP
8 1 (0.040%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.040%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.040%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (8.65%) SAP BW
2 130 (5.20%) BusinessObjects
3 110 (4.40%) SAP BI
4 67 (2.68%) SQL Server
5 55 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (1.80%) SAP HANA
7 44 (1.76%) SAP Data Services
8 27 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 20 (0.80%) QlikView
9 20 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (0.60%) Big Data
12 15 (0.60%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.56%) Relational Database
14 13 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.52%) DB2
15 11 (0.44%) MS Access
15 11 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (2.72%) LSMW
2 10 (0.40%) LoadRunner
3 5 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.16%) JIRA
4 4 (0.16%) JUnit
5 3 (0.12%) Subversion
5 3 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.080%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.080%) NeoLoad
6 2 (0.080%) LoadUI
6 2 (0.080%) JConsole
6 2 (0.080%) VisualVM
6 2 (0.080%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.080%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.080%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.080%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.080%) Visual Studio
General
1 605 (24.22%) Finance
2 218 (8.73%) Manufacturing
3 155 (6.20%) Retail
4 153 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 120 (4.80%) Marketing
6 92 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 81 (3.24%) Banking
8 63 (2.52%) Electronics
9 36 (1.44%) Billing
10 33 (1.32%) Legal
11 31 (1.24%) General Ledger
12 28 (1.12%) Back Office
13 22 (0.88%) Front Office
14 18 (0.72%) German Language
15 15 (0.60%) French Language
16 11 (0.44%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.44%) Publishing
17 7 (0.28%) Dutch Language
18 5 (0.20%) Advertising
19 4 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 812 (32.51%) Consultant
2 689 (27.58%) SAP Consultant
3 378 (15.13%) Analyst
4 252 (10.09%) SAP Manager
5 196 (7.85%) Project Manager
6 165 (6.61%) Developer
7 162 (6.49%) Architect
7 162 (6.49%) Business Analyst
8 141 (5.64%) SAP Analyst
9 90 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
9 90 (3.60%) SAP Project Manager
10 75 (3.00%) Functional Consultant
11 74 (2.96%) Data Analyst
12 73 (2.92%) SAP Business Analyst
13 71 (2.84%) SAP Developer
14 69 (2.76%) Data Consultant
15 68 (2.72%) Trainer
16 64 (2.56%) SAP Functional Consultant
17 62 (2.48%) SAP Trainer
17 62 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (2.60%) .NET
2 48 (1.92%) XML
3 40 (1.60%) SAP PI
4 37 (1.48%) HTML
5 34 (1.36%) SOAP
6 32 (1.28%) BAPI
7 29 (1.16%) Web Services
8 27 (1.08%) EDI
9 22 (0.88%) CSS
10 21 (0.84%) SAP Basis
11 20 (0.80%) Web Dynpro
12 19 (0.76%) SAP XI
12 19 (0.76%) DOM
13 18 (0.72%) Middleware
14 17 (0.68%) HTML5
15 16 (0.64%) XSLT
16 14 (0.56%) CSS3
17 12 (0.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
17 12 (0.48%) jQuery
17 12 (0.48%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 147 (5.88%) FMCG
2 63 (2.52%) DTV
3 52 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 29 (1.16%) Data Integration
5 24 (0.96%) SWIFT
6 22 (0.88%) NHS
7 21 (0.84%) Mathematics
8 15 (0.60%) PMI
9 14 (0.56%) Data Conversion
9 14 (0.56%) Data Extraction
10 13 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (0.44%) Learning Management System
12 10 (0.40%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.32%) Replication
13 8 (0.32%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.28%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.28%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.24%) E-Learning
16 5 (0.20%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (1.84%) Windows
2 31 (1.24%) Linux
3 27 (1.08%) UNIX
4 17 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 13 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.40%) AIX
7 9 (0.36%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.24%) SUSE
10 2 (0.080%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (0.080%) Android
10 2 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.080%) HPUX
10 2 (0.080%) Solaris
10 2 (0.080%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.040%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.040%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.040%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (14.49%) ERP
2 311 (12.45%) Migration
3 302 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
4 261 (10.45%) Project Management
5 236 (9.45%) Data Migration
6 193 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 152 (6.08%) SAP Implementation
8 148 (5.92%) Change Management
9 121 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 114 (4.56%) Programme Management
11 113 (4.52%) CRM
12 101 (4.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 99 (3.96%) Procure-to-pay
14 94 (3.76%) PRINCE2
15 86 (3.44%) Data Management
15 86 (3.44%) Test Scripting
16 76 (3.04%) Validation
17 75 (3.00%) Logistics
18 74 (2.96%) Business Analysis
19 72 (2.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 129 (5.16%) SQL
2 125 (5.00%) ABAP
3 76 (3.04%) Java
4 41 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 23 (0.92%) VBA
6 18 (0.72%) C
7 16 (0.64%) PHP
8 14 (0.56%) PL/SQL
9 12 (0.48%) T-SQL
10 11 (0.44%) C#
10 11 (0.44%) XPath
11 9 (0.36%) VBScript
12 8 (0.32%) Perl
13 7 (0.28%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.24%) VB
14 6 (0.24%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.20%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.16%) SAS Macro
16 4 (0.16%) SAPscript
17 3 (0.12%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 78 (3.12%) Degree
2 31 (1.24%) SAP Certification
3 22 (0.88%) PMI Certification
4 17 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (0.64%) PMP
6 15 (0.60%) CISA
7 14 (0.56%) CISSP
8 13 (0.52%) Security Cleared
9 12 (0.48%) ISEB
10 11 (0.44%) CCAB
11 10 (0.40%) CIMA
12 9 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (0.36%) CCA
12 9 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.36%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.32%) ACCA
14 7 (0.28%) CISM
15 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.24%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.24%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (1.76%) QA
2 34 (1.36%) SLA
3 33 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.40%) RosettaNet
6 9 (0.36%) EMIR
6 9 (0.36%) MiFID
7 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.12%) GAAP
9 2 (0.080%) COBIT
9 2 (0.080%) IAS 39
9 2 (0.080%) FINREP
9 2 (0.080%) COSO
10 1 (0.040%) Basel III
10 1 (0.040%) HL7
10 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.040%) COREP
10 1 (0.040%) GMP
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.040%) GxP
System Software
1 22 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.44%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.16%) PowerHA
6 3 (0.12%) XenApp
7 2 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.080%) Squid
7 2 (0.080%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.040%) NFS
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.040%) RACF
8 1 (0.040%) Samba
8 1 (0.040%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.040%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.040%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.040%) Postfix
8 1 (0.040%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 30 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.92%) Tivoli
3 12 (0.48%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 8 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (0.28%) AppDNA
6 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.080%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.080%) SCCM
9 1 (0.040%) SCOM
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.040%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.040%) Nagios
9 1 (0.040%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.040%) Puppet
9 1 (0.040%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.040%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 272 (10.89%) Oracle
2 135 (5.40%) Microsoft
3 130 (5.20%) Business Objects
4 62 (2.48%) IBM
5 52 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
6 51 (2.04%) JD Edwards
7 36 (1.44%) Open Text
8 34 (1.36%) Citrix
9 30 (1.20%) JDA
9 30 (1.20%) VMware
10 27 (1.08%) Adobe
11 21 (0.84%) Cognos
12 20 (0.80%) HP
12 20 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.56%) Hyperion
14 12 (0.48%) EMC
14 12 (0.48%) hybris
15 11 (0.44%) Triple Point
15 11 (0.44%) Sybase
15 11 (0.44%) BEA
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Clement May
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Clement May
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £39.32 - £47.34 per hour + Flexibility in Hours
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago