The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Maidenhead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 21 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.25% 5.48% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% 10.26% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £440 £483 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.42% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 37.40% 53.42% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 6
Average daily rate £325 £280 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £130 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
SAP
Berkshire

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Data Security
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BI
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Data Security
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica