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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 36 64 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.50% 26.23% 26.11%
As % of the Vendors category 46.75% 50.00% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 43 33
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£378 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £512 £570
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 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -5.76%
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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 Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 128 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.13% 52.46% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 82 61
Average daily rate £388 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £18.25 £34.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.10% +6.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.56%) ABAP
2 8 (13.56%) Business Objects
2 8 (13.56%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
3 7 (11.86%) CRM
3 7 (11.86%) Finance
4 6 (10.17%) Migration
4 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
4 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
4 6 (10.17%) FMCG
4 6 (10.17%) SAP CRM
4 6 (10.17%) Procure-to-pay
5 5 (8.47%) Smart Meter
5 5 (8.47%) BAPI
5 5 (8.47%) SAP SRM
5 5 (8.47%) SAP BW
5 5 (8.47%) MS Office
5 5 (8.47%) Change Management
5 5 (8.47%) SAP HR
6 4 (6.78%) Intranet
6 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (6.78%) Ariba
6 4 (6.78%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.78%) Integration Testing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) SAP CRM
2 5 (8.47%) SAP HR
2 5 (8.47%) SAP SRM
3 4 (6.78%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (5.08%) SAP APO
5 2 (3.39%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (1.69%) BPCS
6 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.69%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.69%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.69%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.69%) MFGPRO
6 1 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.69%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.69%) Maximo
6 1 (1.69%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (8.47%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) OLAP
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Billing
4 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Consultant
3 11 (18.64%) Project Manager
4 8 (13.56%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) SAP Manager
7 4 (6.78%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Business Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Content Editor
8 3 (5.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Content Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Deployment Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) CRM Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) SAP Developer
9 2 (3.39%) ABAP Developer
9 2 (3.39%) SAP CRM Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) BAPI
2 2 (3.39%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) DOM
3 1 (1.69%) EDI
3 1 (1.69%) Ajax
3 1 (1.69%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.69%) Java EE
3 1 (1.69%) JSON
3 1 (1.69%) jQuery
3 1 (1.69%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) CSS3
3 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.69%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.69%) Meteor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) FMCG
4 5 (8.47%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) CRM
2 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (10.17%) Migration
2 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
2 6 (10.17%) Procure-to-pay
3 5 (8.47%) Change Management
4 4 (6.78%) Integration Testing
4 4 (6.78%) Test Scripting
4 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.08%) ERP
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.39%) ETL
6 2 (3.39%) System Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (3.39%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) ABAP
2 2 (3.39%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.69%) Java
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) MBA
3 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Business Objects
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Ariba
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) Kenexa
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Manugistics
5 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.69%) Remedy