The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 15 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP 12 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.45% 8.04% 5.63%
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% 21.05% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
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£550 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £418 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
63 76 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 39.13% 38.19% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 52 21
Average daily rate £475 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.52 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+219.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Luton region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Luton region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) ERP
3 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Agresso
5 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (19.05%) Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (19.05%) Electronics
7 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Information Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Analytics
7 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) DTV
7 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
8 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) ETL
8 3 (14.29%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 2 (9.52%) SQL
9 2 (9.52%) .NET

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Agresso
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Business One
4 1 (4.76%) TeleForm
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) ADSL
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
3 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Electronics
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Data Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Information Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
6 1 (4.76%) SAP BI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SAP XI Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) SAP PI
3 2 (9.52%) SAP XI
3 2 (9.52%) JSON
3 2 (9.52%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) EJB
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (4.76%) Servlets
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) EDI
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) DTV
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) GIS
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (38.10%) ERP
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (19.05%) Information Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) Go
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ACCA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) hybris
3 2 (9.52%) KANA
4 1 (4.76%) RightFax
4 1 (4.76%) Mitel
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Metastorm
4 1 (4.76%) Pega
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) Business Objects