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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 47 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 890 1188 1249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.89% 5.18% 5.25%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% 11.64% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 663 676
Average daily rate
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£488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 17
Average hourly rate £28.90 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £17.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.64 £104.50 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.11%
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
10232 10206 10759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.75% 44.54% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6772 6512 6752
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 211 307
Average hourly rate £19.67 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -16 134 £495 +16.81% 47
Brentford 0 56 £488 +14.70% 4
Uxbridge 0 8 £425 -2.85% 1
Feltham -10 4 £399 +0.69%
Canary Wharf -11 2 £475 +26.66%
Docklands, London -3 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -10 1 - -
Romford - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £300 -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 499 (27.57%) Finance
2 309 (17.07%) ERP
3 232 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 226 (12.49%) Project Management
5 221 (12.21%) Migration
6 172 (9.50%) Data Migration
7 166 (9.17%) Oracle
8 163 (9.01%) SAP BW
9 156 (8.62%) Manufacturing
10 144 (7.96%) SAP FI
11 138 (7.62%) Retail
12 132 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 128 (7.07%) SQL
14 120 (6.63%) Change Management
14 120 (6.63%) SAP CO
15 118 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 117 (6.46%) Microsoft
16 117 (6.46%) SAP FI/CO
17 114 (6.30%) ABAP
18 111 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
19 110 (6.08%) MS Excel
20 109 (6.02%) SAP Implementation
20 109 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
21 108 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
21 108 (5.97%) Business Objects
21 108 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
22 106 (5.86%) FMCG
23 104 (5.75%) Data Modelling
24 99 (5.47%) CRM
25 91 (5.03%) PRINCE2

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 45 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.66%) NetWeaver
3 13 (0.72%) SAS
4 11 (0.61%) MS Project Server
5 10 (0.55%) SAP Portal
5 10 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (0.55%) Apache
6 7 (0.39%) Confluence
7 6 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.33%) CMS
8 5 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.22%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.17%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.11%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.11%) IIS
Applications
1 110 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 67 (3.70%) MS Office
3 40 (2.21%) MS Project
4 36 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.28%) SPSS
7 5 (0.28%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.17%) HipChat
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.055%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.055%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 144 (7.96%) SAP FI
2 120 (6.63%) SAP CO
3 117 (6.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 72 (3.98%) SAP HR
5 65 (3.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 63 (3.48%) SAP MM
7 59 (3.26%) SAP SD
8 57 (3.15%) SAP WM
8 57 (3.15%) SAP ERP
9 52 (2.87%) SAP SRM
10 45 (2.49%) SAP BPC
11 40 (2.21%) SAP CRM
12 38 (2.10%) SAP APO
13 26 (1.44%) SAP PP
14 25 (1.38%) SAP PM
15 22 (1.22%) SAP FI-AP
16 20 (1.10%) SAP FSCM
16 20 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
17 19 (1.05%) SAP EWM
18 18 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.88%) SuccessFactors
2 24 (1.33%) SaaS
3 8 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.33%) PaaS
4 6 (0.33%) Office 365
5 5 (0.28%) IaaS
5 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.055%) Taleo
7 1 (0.055%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.33%) SAN
2 5 (0.28%) HTTPS
2 5 (0.28%) Firewall
3 4 (0.22%) DNS
3 4 (0.22%) LAN
3 4 (0.22%) FTP
3 4 (0.22%) Network Security
3 4 (0.22%) NAS
4 3 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (0.17%) Intranet
4 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.17%) VLAN
5 2 (0.11%) WebEx
5 2 (0.11%) VPN
5 2 (0.11%) HTTP
5 2 (0.11%) X.509
5 2 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.055%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.055%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (9.01%) SAP BW
2 108 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
3 66 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (3.26%) SQL Server
5 57 (3.15%) SAP BI
6 49 (2.71%) SAP Data Services
7 48 (2.65%) SAP HANA
8 23 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 19 (1.05%) QlikView
11 19 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (0.83%) Relational Database
13 14 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (0.72%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.66%) NoSQL
15 12 (0.66%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.66%) Big Data
15 12 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (1.71%) LSMW
2 19 (1.05%) ERwin
3 14 (0.77%) JIRA
4 11 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.33%) Toad
6 6 (0.33%) LoadRunner
6 6 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (0.33%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.28%) Selenium
8 4 (0.22%) Subversion
8 4 (0.22%) JUnit
8 4 (0.22%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.17%) Redmine
9 3 (0.17%) Zephyr
9 3 (0.17%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.17%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.17%) NWDI
10 2 (0.11%) NWDS
General
1 499 (27.57%) Finance
2 156 (8.62%) Manufacturing
3 138 (7.62%) Retail
4 118 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 85 (4.70%) Banking
6 58 (3.20%) Marketing
7 57 (3.15%) Telecoms
8 46 (2.54%) Electronics
9 30 (1.66%) Legal
10 22 (1.22%) Billing
11 19 (1.05%) General Ledger
12 18 (0.99%) German Language
12 18 (0.99%) Spanish Language
13 16 (0.88%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.77%) Advertising
15 13 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
16 11 (0.61%) Front Office
17 8 (0.44%) Back Office
18 7 (0.39%) Publishing
18 7 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 585 (32.32%) Consultant
2 510 (28.18%) SAP Consultant
3 257 (14.20%) Analyst
4 192 (10.61%) SAP Manager
5 165 (9.12%) Project Manager
6 148 (8.18%) Architect
7 123 (6.80%) Business Analyst
8 113 (6.24%) Developer
9 84 (4.64%) SAP Project Manager
10 66 (3.65%) SAP Architect
11 51 (2.82%) SAP Analyst
11 51 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
12 50 (2.76%) SAP Business Analyst
13 45 (2.49%) Test Manager
14 43 (2.38%) Functional Consultant
14 43 (2.38%) SAP Developer
15 41 (2.27%) Data Consultant
15 41 (2.27%) Data Analyst
16 40 (2.21%) SAP Functional Consultant
17 34 (1.88%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (2.54%) Web Services
2 41 (2.27%) .NET
3 35 (1.93%) SAP PI
4 19 (1.05%) Middleware
5 17 (0.94%) EDI
5 17 (0.94%) J2EE
6 16 (0.88%) SAP Basis
7 15 (0.83%) Web Dynpro
8 14 (0.77%) BAPI
8 14 (0.77%) SAP XI
9 13 (0.72%) RESTful
10 12 (0.66%) SOAP
11 11 (0.61%) XML
12 9 (0.50%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.50%) HTML
12 9 (0.50%) JMS
12 9 (0.50%) JSON
13 8 (0.44%) CSS
14 7 (0.39%) Spring
15 6 (0.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (5.86%) FMCG
3 54 (2.98%) Management Information System
4 40 (2.21%) DTV
5 26 (1.44%) Data Structures
6 22 (1.22%) NHS
7 18 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 16 (0.88%) User Experience
8 16 (0.88%) Data Integration
8 16 (0.88%) Computer Science
9 13 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (0.66%) Clustering
11 10 (0.55%) iPad
12 9 (0.50%) Learning Management System
13 8 (0.44%) E-Learning
13 8 (0.44%) Statistics
13 8 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (0.33%) PMI
14 6 (0.33%) Replication
14 6 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (1.82%) UNIX
2 25 (1.38%) Windows
3 24 (1.33%) Linux
4 5 (0.28%) Android
5 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.17%) Windows NT
6 3 (0.17%) AIX
7 2 (0.11%) HPUX
7 2 (0.11%) VMS
7 2 (0.11%) zOS
7 2 (0.11%) CentOS
8 1 (0.055%) SUSE
8 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.055%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.055%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.055%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (17.07%) ERP
2 232 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 226 (12.49%) Project Management
4 221 (12.21%) Migration
5 172 (9.50%) Data Migration
6 132 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 120 (6.63%) Change Management
8 109 (6.02%) SAP Implementation
8 109 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 108 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
10 104 (5.75%) Data Modelling
11 99 (5.47%) CRM
12 91 (5.03%) PRINCE2
13 90 (4.97%) ETL
14 87 (4.81%) Procure-to-pay
15 74 (4.09%) Analytics
15 74 (4.09%) ITIL
16 62 (3.43%) Programme Management
17 59 (3.26%) Asset Management
17 59 (3.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (7.07%) SQL
2 114 (6.30%) ABAP
3 75 (4.14%) Java
4 20 (1.10%) C#
5 18 (0.99%) C
6 12 (0.66%) JavaScript
6 12 (0.66%) T-SQL
7 10 (0.55%) VBA
7 10 (0.55%) Python
8 9 (0.50%) R
9 8 (0.44%) Ruby
10 7 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 6 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.33%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.28%) Perl
12 5 (0.28%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.22%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.22%) Clojure
13 4 (0.22%) COBOL
13 4 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (2.82%) SAP Certification
2 49 (2.71%) Degree
3 28 (1.55%) PMI Certification
4 26 (1.44%) PMP
5 23 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 22 (1.22%) ACCA
7 14 (0.77%) ISEB
8 13 (0.72%) CISA
8 13 (0.72%) Security Cleared
9 11 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.55%) CIMA
11 8 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (0.44%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.44%) CISSP
12 7 (0.39%) CISM
12 7 (0.39%) QiCA
12 7 (0.39%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.33%) CRISC
14 5 (0.28%) MBA
15 3 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.32%) QA
2 26 (1.44%) SLA
3 23 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.55%) GxP
6 9 (0.50%) GAAP
7 4 (0.22%) COBIT
8 3 (0.17%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.11%) COREP
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.11%) GAMP
9 2 (0.11%) HL7
10 1 (0.055%) EMIR
10 1 (0.055%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 21 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.17%) SRDF
5 3 (0.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (0.17%) NFS
6 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.055%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (0.28%) Graphite
4 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.17%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (0.17%) SnapMirror
5 3 (0.17%) SnapVault
5 3 (0.17%) Puppet
6 2 (0.11%) yum
6 2 (0.11%) SCCM
6 2 (0.11%) SCOM
6 2 (0.11%) MIIS
6 2 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.055%) Control-M
7 1 (0.055%) WSUS
7 1 (0.055%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.055%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.055%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 166 (9.17%) Oracle
2 117 (6.46%) Microsoft
3 108 (5.97%) Business Objects
4 41 (2.27%) IBM
5 37 (2.04%) HP
6 30 (1.66%) Ariba
7 28 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.44%) JD Edwards
8 26 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
9 25 (1.38%) Informatica
10 21 (1.16%) Sybase
10 21 (1.16%) OpenText
11 17 (0.94%) Cognos
12 16 (0.88%) VMware
13 15 (0.83%) Cisco
13 15 (0.83%) Citrix
13 15 (0.83%) Tableau
14 14 (0.77%) TIBCO
15 13 (0.72%) Adobe
15 13 (0.72%) hybris
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