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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 23 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.92% 27.04% 21.28%
As % of the Vendors category 36.51% 45.30% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 40 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £523 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.22% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £270 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £614 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £43.90 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-53.87% +158.23%
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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
63 117 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.39% 59.69% 65.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 77 54
Average daily rate £396 £460 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.91% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £281 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 12 (21.82%) Procure-to-pay
2 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) SAP SRM
3 9 (16.36%) Business Objects
3 9 (16.36%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.55%) Migration
5 7 (12.73%) Change Management
5 7 (12.73%) ABAP
6 6 (10.91%) Degree
7 5 (9.09%) MS Office
7 5 (9.09%) Ariba
7 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (9.09%) FMCG
8 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.27%) Legal
8 4 (7.27%) SAP BW
8 4 (7.27%) Windows
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
9 3 (5.45%) SAP CO
9 3 (5.45%) MBA
9 3 (5.45%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (5.45%) SAP CRM
9 3 (5.45%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (5.45%) BAPI
9 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (20.00%) SAP SRM
2 3 (5.45%) SAP CO
2 3 (5.45%) SAP CRM
2 3 (5.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (5.45%) SAP FI
2 3 (5.45%) SAP APO
3 2 (3.64%) SAP HR
3 2 (3.64%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.82%) SAP QM
4 1 (1.82%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.82%) Maximo
4 1 (1.82%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (7.27%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.27%) Legal
4 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.64%) Front Office
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Analyst
1 11 (20.00%) Consultant
2 10 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) SAP Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.27%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Business Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Management Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Content Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Content Editor
7 2 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) SAP APO Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Information Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) BAPI
2 2 (3.64%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (1.82%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.82%) Ajax
3 1 (1.82%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) Java EE
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) HTML5
3 1 (1.82%) CSS3
3 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) DOM
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) FMCG
2 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.64%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.82%) Wiki
4 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
1 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Procure-to-pay
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 7 (12.73%) Change Management
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.45%) ERP
5 3 (5.45%) CRM
5 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 3 (5.45%) Workflow
6 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.64%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.64%) ETL
6 2 (3.64%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (3.64%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (3.64%) Information Management
7 1 (1.82%) Analytics
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) ABAP
2 3 (5.45%) C
3 2 (3.64%) SAPscript
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) VBA
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) MBA
2 3 (5.45%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (5.45%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.64%) CIMA
3 2 (3.64%) ACCA
3 2 (3.64%) SAP Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) COBIT
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Business Objects
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) Ariba
4 2 (3.64%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com