The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Luton region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 25 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.61% 4.94% 2.47%
As % of the Vendors category 14.86% 12.90% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £428
% change year-on-year
- -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 37.76% 38.27% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 18
Average daily rate £400 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SAP
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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
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 31 July 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 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 14 (51.85%) ERP
3 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
4 12 (44.44%) Agresso
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
5 11 (40.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (40.74%) Oracle Assets
6 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (29.63%) General Ledger
7 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
8 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) Retail
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) SAP SD
10 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
10 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 3 (11.11%) SQL
11 3 (11.11%) SAP FI
11 3 (11.11%) SAP MM
11 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (11.11%) SAP CO
11 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Agresso
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle General Ledger
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (14.81%) SAP SD
4 3 (11.11%) SAP FI
4 3 (11.11%) SAP MM
4 3 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (11.11%) SAP CO
5 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (7.41%) SAP BPC
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) General Ledger
3 5 (18.52%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) J2EE
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ERP
2 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 12 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Process Management
9 1 (3.70%) Change Management
9 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCA
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) JDA
2 1 (3.70%) Niku
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