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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 66 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP 775 872 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.37% 3.83% 5.43%
As % of the Vendors category 8.19% 8.62% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 524 744
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 4
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.71 £19.60 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £76.40 £62.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 £27.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-40.80% +11.11%
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
9460 10115 10317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.10% 44.41% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6561 6744
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 228 211
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £41.25 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 79 £488 +10.16% 22
Brentford 0 27 £450 -2.70% 2
Feltham +4 6 £440 +13.18%
Uxbridge -1 5 - -
Hammersmith - 3 - - 2
Hounslow +3 2 £474 +18.43%
Greenwich - 2 £455 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 - -
Croydon -11 1 £500 -4.76% 1
Harrow -11 1 £265 -59.23%
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 467 (30.05%) Finance
2 293 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
3 220 (14.16%) Manufacturing
4 201 (12.93%) ERP
5 183 (11.78%) Project Management
6 177 (11.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 175 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
8 174 (11.20%) Oracle
9 165 (10.62%) Programme Management
10 163 (10.49%) Marketing
11 159 (10.23%) Migration
12 147 (9.46%) Telecoms
13 142 (9.14%) Digital Marketing
14 141 (9.07%) Electronics
15 136 (8.75%) SQL
16 133 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
17 118 (7.59%) SAP FI
18 116 (7.46%) MS Excel
19 113 (7.27%) Microsoft
20 111 (7.14%) SAP HANA
21 107 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
21 107 (6.89%) Data Migration
22 104 (6.69%) SAP BW
23 103 (6.63%) CRM
24 97 (6.24%) Java
24 97 (6.24%) Change Management
25 94 (6.05%) BusinessObjects
26 88 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
26 88 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO
26 88 (5.66%) SAP CO

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 47 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.06%) Tomcat
3 29 (1.87%) WebSphere
4 23 (1.48%) NetWeaver
5 19 (1.22%) Confluence
5 19 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 18 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (0.97%) Apache
8 12 (0.77%) Documentum
8 12 (0.77%) JBoss
9 11 (0.71%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.64%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.51%) Captiva
12 7 (0.45%) Drupal
12 7 (0.45%) IIS
12 7 (0.45%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.45%) SAP Portal
12 7 (0.45%) SAS
13 6 (0.39%) Mule
13 6 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 116 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.73%) MS Office
3 34 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (1.67%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.13%) Mingle
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.064%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.064%) SPSS
7 1 (0.064%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 177 (11.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 118 (7.59%) SAP FI
3 88 (5.66%) SAP CO
3 88 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 78 (5.02%) SAP MM
5 52 (3.35%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 52 (3.35%) SAP ERP
6 41 (2.64%) SAP HR
7 40 (2.57%) SAP SD
8 35 (2.25%) SAP SRM
9 31 (1.99%) SAP BPC
10 26 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
11 24 (1.54%) SAP HCM
12 23 (1.48%) Maximo
12 23 (1.48%) SAP MDM
13 22 (1.42%) SAP CRM
14 21 (1.35%) SAP WM
15 19 (1.22%) SAP GRC
16 16 (1.03%) SAP Payroll
16 16 (1.03%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.67%) SuccessFactors
2 16 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.84%) Office 365
3 13 (0.84%) SaaS
4 10 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.39%) Force.com
7 5 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.32%) Taleo
7 5 (0.32%) Yammer
8 4 (0.26%) Boomi
9 3 (0.19%) AdWords
9 3 (0.19%) IaaS
9 3 (0.19%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.13%) GitHub
10 2 (0.13%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.064%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.09%) Firewall
2 13 (0.84%) SAN
3 7 (0.45%) Internet
4 6 (0.39%) DNS
4 6 (0.39%) HTTP
4 6 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.32%) FTP
5 5 (0.32%) VPN
6 4 (0.26%) Converged Networks
6 4 (0.26%) Network Security
6 4 (0.26%) WAN
7 3 (0.19%) BGP
7 3 (0.19%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.19%) Junos
7 3 (0.19%) LAN
7 3 (0.19%) MPLS
7 3 (0.19%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.19%) OSPF
8 2 (0.13%) LDAP
8 2 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 104 (6.69%) SAP BW
3 94 (6.05%) BusinessObjects
4 61 (3.93%) SQL Server
5 58 (3.73%) SAP Data Services
6 45 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (2.64%) SAP BI
8 23 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (1.42%) Sybase ASE
10 18 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 17 (1.09%) MySQL
11 17 (1.09%) Oracle Database
12 15 (0.97%) Big Data
12 15 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (0.84%) Relational Database
14 13 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (2.12%) LSMW
2 30 (1.93%) JIRA
3 21 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.22%) Subversion
5 13 (0.84%) JUnit
6 9 (0.58%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.51%) Eclipse
7 8 (0.51%) LoadRunner
8 7 (0.45%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.32%) JMeter
10 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.26%) Gradle
11 4 (0.26%) Selenium
11 4 (0.26%) VisualVM
12 3 (0.19%) Mockito
13 2 (0.13%) Rational Performance Tester
13 2 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 467 (30.05%) Finance
2 220 (14.16%) Manufacturing
3 163 (10.49%) Marketing
4 147 (9.46%) Telecoms
5 141 (9.07%) Electronics
6 88 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 85 (5.47%) Retail
8 62 (3.99%) Banking
9 21 (1.35%) Legal
10 20 (1.29%) Billing
11 19 (1.22%) General Ledger
12 16 (1.03%) Back Office
13 9 (0.58%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.58%) Law
14 7 (0.45%) French Language
15 5 (0.32%) Advertising
15 5 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.32%) German Language
15 5 (0.32%) Publishing
15 5 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 518 (33.33%) Consultant
2 408 (26.25%) SAP Consultant
3 203 (13.06%) Analyst
4 160 (10.30%) SAP Manager
5 143 (9.20%) Project Manager
6 130 (8.37%) Architect
7 129 (8.30%) Developer
8 85 (5.47%) Business Analyst
9 81 (5.21%) SAP Analyst
10 66 (4.25%) SAP Project Manager
11 60 (3.86%) SAP Architect
12 59 (3.80%) Functional Consultant
13 52 (3.35%) SAP FI Consultant
13 52 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
14 51 (3.28%) Data Consultant
15 48 (3.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
15 48 (3.09%) SAP MM Consultant
16 42 (2.70%) SAP Data Consultant
17 40 (2.57%) SAP CO Consultant
17 40 (2.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.28%) CSS
2 45 (2.90%) HTML
3 39 (2.51%) Web Services
4 36 (2.32%) J2EE
5 33 (2.12%) SAP Basis
6 31 (1.99%) .NET
6 31 (1.99%) jQuery
7 23 (1.48%) BAPI
7 23 (1.48%) XML
8 21 (1.35%) RESTful
9 19 (1.22%) JMS
10 18 (1.16%) Spring
11 17 (1.09%) Ajax
11 17 (1.09%) Middleware
11 17 (1.09%) SOAP
12 14 (0.90%) REST
13 13 (0.84%) COM
14 12 (0.77%) HTML5
14 12 (0.77%) SAP Fiori
15 11 (0.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 133 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (4.57%) FMCG
3 63 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 22 (1.42%) Replication
5 17 (1.09%) Visualisation
6 12 (0.77%) Mobile App
7 11 (0.71%) Data Centre
7 11 (0.71%) Learning Management System
7 11 (0.71%) User Experience
8 10 (0.64%) Data Integration
8 10 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (0.64%) PMI
9 9 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 8 (0.51%) Clustering
10 8 (0.51%) Data Extraction
11 7 (0.45%) NHS
12 6 (0.39%) AS400
12 6 (0.39%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 79 (5.08%) Linux
2 59 (3.80%) Windows
3 39 (2.51%) Unix
4 28 (1.80%) Solaris
5 13 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.58%) Android
6 9 (0.58%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.39%) AIX
8 6 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.32%) CentOS
9 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.32%) zOS
10 4 (0.26%) Fedora
10 4 (0.26%) HPUX
10 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.064%) CatOS
11 1 (0.064%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.064%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
2 201 (12.93%) ERP
3 183 (11.78%) Project Management
4 175 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
5 165 (10.62%) Programme Management
6 159 (10.23%) Migration
7 142 (9.14%) Digital Marketing
8 107 (6.89%) Data Migration
8 107 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 103 (6.63%) CRM
10 97 (6.24%) Change Management
11 81 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 76 (4.89%) ETL
13 66 (4.25%) Data Modelling
14 64 (4.12%) E-Commerce
15 63 (4.05%) Data Management
15 63 (4.05%) Time Management
16 61 (3.93%) Analytics
16 61 (3.93%) Business Analysis
16 61 (3.93%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (8.75%) SQL
2 97 (6.24%) Java
3 60 (3.86%) ABAP
4 44 (2.83%) JavaScript
5 32 (2.06%) Shell Script
6 20 (1.29%) PowerShell
7 19 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 15 (0.97%) Python
9 14 (0.90%) R
9 14 (0.90%) VBA
10 13 (0.84%) C
11 11 (0.71%) Ruby
12 10 (0.64%) C#
12 10 (0.64%) PHP
12 10 (0.64%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.58%) Apex Code
13 9 (0.58%) Korn
14 6 (0.39%) Perl
14 6 (0.39%) SAPscript
15 5 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (3.60%) Degree
2 44 (2.83%) SAP Certification
3 21 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.03%) PMI Certification
4 16 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (0.84%) PMP
7 11 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.64%) CCA
9 7 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.45%) CISSP
10 6 (0.39%) CISM
11 5 (0.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 5 (0.32%) CBAP
11 5 (0.32%) CCSP
11 5 (0.32%) CIMA
12 4 (0.26%) ACCA
12 4 (0.26%) CISA
13 3 (0.19%) CRISC
13 3 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.57%) QA
2 38 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 23 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (1.03%) SLA
5 7 (0.45%) GxP
6 4 (0.26%) COBIT
7 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.064%) GAMP
8 1 (0.064%) P3O
8 1 (0.064%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.064%) Solvency II
System Software
1 23 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.64%) Docker
4 8 (0.51%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.32%) ClearTrust
6 5 (0.32%) HDFS
6 5 (0.32%) vSphere
7 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.13%) XenApp
9 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.064%) NFS
9 1 (0.064%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.064%) vCloud
9 1 (0.064%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.90%) Puppet
3 10 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.51%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.39%) Data Guard
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.32%) Packer
6 5 (0.32%) Terraform
7 4 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.19%) Control-M
8 3 (0.19%) SCCM
9 2 (0.13%) FreeIPA
9 2 (0.13%) Icinga
9 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.13%) Mesos
9 2 (0.13%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.13%) SCOM
9 2 (0.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 174 (11.20%) Oracle
2 113 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 53 (3.41%) IBM
4 51 (3.28%) OpenText
5 44 (2.83%) Ariba
6 38 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
7 34 (2.19%) Cognos
8 32 (2.06%) Informatica
9 30 (1.93%) hybris
10 27 (1.74%) Sybase
11 24 (1.54%) HP
12 23 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
13 22 (1.42%) Red Hat
14 21 (1.35%) Tableau
15 19 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
15 19 (1.22%) VMware
16 16 (1.03%) BEA
17 12 (0.77%) Google
17 12 (0.77%) JD Edwards
18 11 (0.71%) Cisco
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