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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 23 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.60% 5.00% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 17.95% 13.33% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £383 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £429 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.87% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +12.90%
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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
78 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 36.79% 37.50% 43.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 19 23
Average daily rate £363 £283 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.31% -25.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) ERP
4 15 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (46.67%) Agresso
5 14 (46.67%) Scrum
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle Assets
7 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (26.67%) General Ledger
9 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
9 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
10 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (20.00%) Project Management
11 5 (16.67%) Retail
12 4 (13.33%) SQL
12 4 (13.33%) SAP SD
12 4 (13.33%) PRINCE
13 3 (10.00%) SAP FI
13 3 (10.00%) SAP MM
13 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
13 3 (10.00%) SAP CO
13 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Agresso
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (13.33%) SAP SD
4 3 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 3 (10.00%) SAP MM
4 3 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (10.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (6.67%) SAP BPC
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) General Ledger
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.33%) PMO Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ERP
2 15 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (46.67%) Scrum
3 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 4 (13.33%) PRINCE
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Process Management
11 1 (3.33%) Change Management
11 1 (3.33%) BPR
11 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCA
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) JDA
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.33%) Niku
2 1 (3.33%) Unica
2 1 (3.33%) Neolane
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