The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 27 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.85% 30.00% 18.15%
As % of the Vendors category 34.18% 51.56% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 50 22
Average daily rate
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£425 £525 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £318 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £601 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.63 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.48% -27.69%
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South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 128 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.51% 58.18% 61.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 83 76
Average daily rate £400 £484 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.35% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +122.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 15 (22.73%) Finance
1 15 (22.73%) Procure-to-pay
2 12 (18.18%) SAP SRM
3 9 (13.64%) Migration
3 9 (13.64%) Change Management
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.12%) CRM
4 8 (12.12%) Business Objects
4 8 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (10.61%) Project Management
5 7 (10.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (10.61%) Degree
6 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.09%) Legal
6 6 (9.09%) SAP CRM
6 6 (9.09%) Ariba
6 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.09%) FMCG
7 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 5 (7.58%) MS Office
7 5 (7.58%) Workflow
8 4 (6.06%) Billing
8 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
8 4 (6.06%) C
8 4 (6.06%) ABAP
8 4 (6.06%) VBA
8 4 (6.06%) Windows
8 4 (6.06%) ERP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (3.03%) MS Project Server
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.58%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) SAP SRM
2 6 (9.09%) SAP CRM
3 3 (4.55%) SAP APO
4 2 (3.03%) SAP SCM
4 2 (3.03%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.03%) SAP FI
4 2 (3.03%) SAP HR
4 2 (3.03%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.52%) SAP MDM
5 1 (1.52%) Maximo
5 1 (1.52%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.52%) SAP BI
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (9.09%) Legal
4 4 (6.06%) Billing
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) French Language
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Front Office
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Consultant
2 16 (24.24%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (19.70%) Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) SAP Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.58%) SAP Business Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Management Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Information Management Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) SAP Basis Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Procurement Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) SAP APO Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Middleware
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.52%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.52%) Ember.js
2 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) jQuery
2 1 (1.52%) Java EE
2 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) DOM
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) BAPI
2 1 (1.52%) Ajax
2 1 (1.52%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) FMCG
2 3 (4.55%) Smart Meter
2 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Wiki
4 1 (1.52%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
1 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
1 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Procure-to-pay
2 9 (13.64%) Migration
2 9 (13.64%) Change Management
3 8 (12.12%) CRM
4 7 (10.61%) Project Management
5 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL
6 5 (7.58%) Workflow
7 4 (6.06%) ERP
8 3 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Information Management
9 2 (3.03%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (3.03%) Validation
9 2 (3.03%) Six Sigma
9 2 (3.03%) ITSM
9 2 (3.03%) Service Management
9 2 (3.03%) B2B
9 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) C
1 4 (6.06%) ABAP
1 4 (6.06%) VBA
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MBA
3 2 (3.03%) ACCA
3 2 (3.03%) SAP Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CIMA
3 2 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (1.52%) PMP
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Business Objects
3 6 (9.09%) Ariba
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Open Text
5 2 (3.03%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) Planview