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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 51 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP 859 1295 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.86% 5.48% 5.29%
As % of the Vendors category 8.67% 12.34% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 749 633
Average daily rate
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£463 £470 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £16.15 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.40 £62.75 £58.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -6.66%
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
9907 10496 10021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.48% 44.40% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6830 6313
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 206 262
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +2 136 £425 -8.10% 47
Brentford 0 56 £456 +1.38% 1
Uxbridge -8 9 £351 -3.76%
Feltham -5 8 £389 -22.25%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 - - 1
Croydon -4 1 £525 -8.69% 1
Canary Wharf -6 1 £500 -
Romford - 1 - - 1
Ruislip - 1 £225 -
Harrow - 1 £650 -
Hounslow - 1 £400 -
Chessington - 1 £500 -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 492 (25.51%) Finance
2 291 (15.09%) ERP
3 256 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
4 233 (12.08%) SAP BW
5 225 (11.66%) Migration
6 206 (10.68%) Project Management
7 183 (9.49%) Manufacturing
8 168 (8.71%) Oracle
9 166 (8.61%) Data Migration
10 156 (8.09%) SAP FI
11 146 (7.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 130 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 129 (6.69%) FMCG
14 120 (6.22%) SAP CO
14 120 (6.22%) Retail
15 118 (6.12%) SAP FI/CO
16 115 (5.96%) SQL
17 111 (5.75%) ABAP
18 110 (5.70%) Change Management
19 109 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
20 107 (5.55%) CRM
21 94 (4.87%) BusinessObjects
21 94 (4.87%) Business Objects
22 92 (4.77%) ETL
23 91 (4.72%) SAP Implementation
24 90 (4.67%) Microsoft
25 88 (4.56%) PRINCE2
25 88 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
26 85 (4.41%) SAP BPC
27 82 (4.25%) Data Modelling

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.28%) NetWeaver
3 19 (0.98%) Apache
4 16 (0.83%) SAP Portal
5 15 (0.78%) SAS
6 11 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (0.57%) MS Project Server
7 8 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.36%) CMS
8 7 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.31%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.26%) IIS
11 4 (0.21%) Confluence
11 4 (0.21%) Node.js
12 3 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.16%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.10%) SAP EP
Applications
1 77 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.80%) MS Office
3 38 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.71%) MS Project
5 20 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.31%) SPSS
8 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.052%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.052%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 156 (8.09%) SAP FI
2 120 (6.22%) SAP CO
3 118 (6.12%) SAP FI/CO
4 85 (4.41%) SAP BPC
5 77 (3.99%) SAP ERP
5 77 (3.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 70 (3.63%) SAP MM
7 68 (3.53%) SAP WM
8 66 (3.42%) SAP HR
9 64 (3.32%) SAP SD
10 62 (3.21%) SAP APO
11 55 (2.85%) SAP SRM
12 52 (2.70%) SAP CRM
13 45 (2.33%) SAP PP
14 28 (1.45%) SAP GRC
15 27 (1.40%) SAP FI-AP
16 26 (1.35%) SAP FSCM
17 25 (1.30%) SAP SCM
18 23 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
19 20 (1.04%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
2 23 (1.19%) SaaS
3 3 (0.16%) Office 365
3 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
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%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.10%) Yammer
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.052%) Boomi
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.41%) Firewall
2 7 (0.36%) LDAP
3 6 (0.31%) Network Security
3 6 (0.31%) LAN
4 5 (0.26%) DNS
4 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.16%) WebEx
5 3 (0.16%) FTP
5 3 (0.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.16%) Intranet
6 2 (0.10%) SAN
6 2 (0.10%) Internet
6 2 (0.10%) DHCP
7 1 (0.052%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.052%) Multicast
7 1 (0.052%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.052%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.052%) SSL
7 1 (0.052%) VPN
7 1 (0.052%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (12.08%) SAP BW
2 94 (4.87%) BusinessObjects
3 76 (3.94%) SAP BI
4 69 (3.58%) SQL Server
4 69 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
6 41 (2.13%) SAP HANA
7 37 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (0.93%) QlikView
12 14 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 14 (0.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 13 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 12 (0.62%) NoSQL
14 12 (0.62%) DB2
14 12 (0.62%) Relational Database
14 12 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (1.56%) LSMW
2 21 (1.09%) ERwin
3 14 (0.73%) JIRA
4 11 (0.57%) LoadRunner
5 9 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.47%) Selenium
6 8 (0.41%) Subversion
6 8 (0.41%) JUnit
7 7 (0.36%) Redmine
7 7 (0.36%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (0.31%) PowerDesigner
8 6 (0.31%) Toad
8 6 (0.31%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.10%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.10%) Maven
10 2 (0.10%) NWDI
10 2 (0.10%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.10%) SpecFlow
General
1 492 (25.51%) Finance
2 183 (9.49%) Manufacturing
3 146 (7.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 120 (6.22%) Retail
5 80 (4.15%) Banking
6 66 (3.42%) Marketing
7 62 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 52 (2.70%) Electronics
9 37 (1.92%) Legal
10 25 (1.30%) General Ledger
11 23 (1.19%) Billing
12 19 (0.98%) German Language
13 17 (0.88%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.78%) Spanish Language
15 13 (0.67%) French Language
15 13 (0.67%) Portuguese Language
16 12 (0.62%) Publishing
17 9 (0.47%) Front Office
17 9 (0.47%) Back Office
18 8 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 733 (38.00%) Consultant
2 639 (33.13%) SAP Consultant
3 263 (13.63%) Analyst
4 212 (10.99%) SAP Manager
5 171 (8.86%) Project Manager
6 150 (7.78%) Architect
7 114 (5.91%) Business Analyst
8 107 (5.55%) Developer
9 93 (4.82%) SAP Project Manager
10 72 (3.73%) SAP Analyst
11 69 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
12 58 (3.01%) SAP Architect
13 53 (2.75%) Data Analyst
14 48 (2.49%) Functional Consultant
15 46 (2.38%) SAP Business Analyst
16 45 (2.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
16 45 (2.33%) SAP APO Consultant
17 43 (2.23%) Programme Manager
18 42 (2.18%) Test Manager
18 42 (2.18%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (2.44%) .NET
2 44 (2.28%) Web Services
3 38 (1.97%) SAP PI
4 28 (1.45%) BAPI
5 27 (1.40%) EDI
6 26 (1.35%) XML
7 22 (1.14%) J2EE
8 19 (0.98%) SOAP
8 19 (0.98%) HTML
8 19 (0.98%) SAP Basis
9 17 (0.88%) Middleware
10 16 (0.83%) SAP XI
11 13 (0.67%) CSS
12 12 (0.62%) JSON
12 12 (0.62%) REST
12 12 (0.62%) Web Dynpro
13 10 (0.52%) Spring
14 9 (0.47%) ASP.NET
14 9 (0.47%) jQuery
14 9 (0.47%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 129 (6.69%) FMCG
2 109 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (2.85%) Management Information System
4 46 (2.38%) DTV
5 32 (1.66%) Data Integration
6 21 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 17 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 15 (0.78%) NHS
9 14 (0.73%) User Experience
10 13 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (0.62%) Data Conversion
12 11 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (0.47%) Clustering
13 9 (0.47%) Learning Management System
13 9 (0.47%) Data Extraction
13 9 (0.47%) iPad
14 8 (0.41%) Statistics
15 7 (0.36%) Visualisation
16 6 (0.31%) Equities
17 5 (0.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (2.02%) Windows
2 33 (1.71%) UNIX
3 20 (1.04%) Linux
4 8 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.31%) Android
6 6 (0.31%) HPUX
6 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
8 4 (0.21%) AIX
9 3 (0.16%) Solaris
9 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.10%) zOS
10 2 (0.10%) VMS
11 1 (0.052%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (15.09%) ERP
2 256 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
3 225 (11.66%) Migration
4 206 (10.68%) Project Management
5 166 (8.61%) Data Migration
6 130 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 110 (5.70%) Change Management
8 107 (5.55%) CRM
9 92 (4.77%) ETL
10 91 (4.72%) SAP Implementation
11 88 (4.56%) PRINCE2
11 88 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
12 82 (4.25%) Data Modelling
13 81 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 75 (3.89%) ITIL
14 75 (3.89%) Programme Management
15 74 (3.84%) Procure-to-pay
16 65 (3.37%) Time Management
17 61 (3.16%) Data Management
18 59 (3.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 115 (5.96%) SQL
2 111 (5.75%) ABAP
3 52 (2.70%) Java
4 20 (1.04%) C#
5 16 (0.83%) C
5 16 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 13 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 10 (0.52%) Python
8 9 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.36%) Ruby
10 6 (0.31%) R
10 6 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.31%) MATLAB
10 6 (0.31%) C++
11 5 (0.26%) VB
12 4 (0.21%) Clojure
12 4 (0.21%) SAPscript
12 4 (0.21%) VBA
13 2 (0.10%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.10%) VC++
Qualifications
1 67 (3.47%) Degree
2 55 (2.85%) SAP Certification
3 29 (1.50%) PMI Certification
4 26 (1.35%) PMP
5 21 (1.09%) ACCA
6 18 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 18 (0.93%) CIMA
7 17 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (0.78%) ISEB
9 12 (0.62%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.62%) CISA
10 10 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.41%) QiCA
12 6 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.31%) MBA
12 6 (0.31%) CISSP
13 5 (0.26%) CCA
14 4 (0.21%) CRISC
14 4 (0.21%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (1.97%) QA
2 24 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 24 (1.24%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.14%) SLA
4 14 (0.73%) GAAP
5 8 (0.41%) COBIT
6 5 (0.26%) GxP
7 2 (0.10%) HL7
7 2 (0.10%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.10%) COREP
8 1 (0.052%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.052%) GAMP
8 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.10%) HDFS
5 1 (0.052%) Firmware
5 1 (0.052%) Samba
5 1 (0.052%) vSphere
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (0.31%) Control-M
4 5 (0.26%) Graphite
4 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.16%) SCCM
5 3 (0.16%) SCOM
6 2 (0.10%) MIIS
6 2 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.052%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.052%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.052%) WSUS
Vendors
1 168 (8.71%) Oracle
2 94 (4.87%) Business Objects
3 90 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 37 (1.92%) HP
5 34 (1.76%) JD Edwards
6 30 (1.56%) IBM
7 28 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.35%) OpenText
9 25 (1.30%) Informatica
10 21 (1.09%) Sybase
10 21 (1.09%) Ariba
11 19 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
12 18 (0.93%) TIBCO
13 17 (0.88%) VMware
14 15 (0.78%) Hyperion
14 15 (0.78%) Cognos
15 14 (0.73%) Siebel
15 14 (0.73%) Citrix
15 14 (0.73%) Cisco
16 13 (0.67%) BMC
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