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 28 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP 25 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.08% 16.46% 26.00%
As % of the Vendors category 22.73% 36.04% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 39
Average daily rate
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£443 £425 £484
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £211 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £526 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.68% +42.85%
SAP
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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
110 111 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 53.14% 45.68% 58.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 50 78
Average daily rate £355 £480 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.96% +36.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Average hourly rate £28.13 £43.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +45.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 13 (20.97%) Management Information System
2 12 (19.35%) Finance
3 10 (16.13%) ERP
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) Performance Management
5 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.68%) CRM
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
7 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (9.68%) Degree
7 6 (9.68%) SAP CRM
7 6 (9.68%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.45%) SAP HR
9 4 (6.45%) IBM
9 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (6.45%) Ariba
9 4 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (6.45%) SAP SRM
9 4 (6.45%) QA
9 4 (6.45%) Migration
9 4 (6.45%) FMCG
9 4 (6.45%) SaaS
10 3 (4.84%) Smart Meter
10 3 (4.84%) System Testing
10 3 (4.84%) SDLC

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.23%) Eucalyptus
2 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SAP CRM
2 4 (6.45%) SAP HR
2 4 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.45%) SAP SRM
3 2 (3.23%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.23%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (3.23%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.23%) SAP APO
3 2 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.61%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.61%) Maximo
4 1 (1.61%) MFGPRO
4 1 (1.61%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.61%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.61%) BPCS
4 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) IaaS
2 2 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.23%) Network Security
1 2 (3.23%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.84%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Consultant
3 8 (12.90%) SAP Manager
4 6 (9.68%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) SAP Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Deployment Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) VMware Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Platform Architect
8 2 (3.23%) VMware Architect
8 2 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.23%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) ABAP Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (3.23%) BAPI
2 1 (1.61%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) FMCG
4 3 (4.84%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.61%) Statistics
6 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) UNIX
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ERP
2 9 (14.52%) Project Management
2 9 (14.52%) Performance Management
3 6 (9.68%) CRM
3 6 (9.68%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
4 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
4 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL
6 3 (4.84%) System Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Workflow
6 3 (4.84%) SDLC
7 2 (3.23%) People Management
7 2 (3.23%) DevOps
7 2 (3.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) ABAP
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.23%) CISM
2 2 (3.23%) CIMA
2 2 (3.23%) CISSP
2 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) ACCA
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.61%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Ariba
3 4 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) CA
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco
4 2 (3.23%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) EMC
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.23%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 2 (3.23%) Kenexa
5 1 (1.61%) OpenText
5 1 (1.61%) Sage
5 1 (1.61%) Manugistics
5 1 (1.61%) Hyperion