The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 55 65 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 36.67% 33.16% 21.83%
As % of the Vendors category 58.51% 59.63% 40.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 16
Average daily rate
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£378 £475 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £383 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £535 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £428
% change year-on-year
- +2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -39.42%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
94 109 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 62.67% 55.61% 53.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 34
Average daily rate £375 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £353 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 20 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 19 (18.10%) WebSphere
3 18 (17.14%) IBM
4 17 (16.19%) Java
5 13 (12.38%) Finance
6 12 (11.43%) ABAP
6 12 (11.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (9.52%) SQL
7 10 (9.52%) XML
8 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.57%) Logistics
9 8 (7.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (7.62%) Integration Testing
9 8 (7.62%) SAP FI
10 7 (6.67%) HTTP
10 7 (6.67%) Windows
10 7 (6.67%) Oracle
11 6 (5.71%) Business Objects
11 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
11 6 (5.71%) Web Services
11 6 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (5.71%) EDI
11 6 (5.71%) Automotive
11 6 (5.71%) Middleware
11 6 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
11 6 (5.71%) SAP CO
11 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
11 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
11 6 (5.71%) SAP ALE

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 19 (18.10%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.76%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.90%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.90%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.90%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.95%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) SAP FI
2 6 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (5.71%) SAP CO
3 5 (4.76%) SAP MM
3 5 (4.76%) SAP APO
4 4 (3.81%) SAP Retail
5 3 (2.86%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (2.86%) SAP BPC
5 3 (2.86%) SAP EWM
5 3 (2.86%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (2.86%) SAP CRM
6 2 (1.90%) SAP EHS
6 2 (1.90%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.95%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.95%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (0.95%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.95%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (1.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.76%) DB2
3 4 (3.81%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.86%) OLAP
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.86%) MS Access
4 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.90%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.95%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.95%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.90%) LSMW
3 1 (0.95%) Ant
General
1 20 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 6 (5.71%) Automotive
4 5 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (40.00%) Consultant
2 35 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (22.86%) Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Analyst
5 10 (9.52%) Management Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) SAP Developer
7 8 (7.62%) SAP Support
7 8 (7.62%) WebSphere Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Designer
9 6 (5.71%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
10 5 (4.76%) ABAP Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Systems Designer
10 5 (4.76%) SAP APO Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) SAP Business Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) SAP Analyst
12 3 (2.86%) SAP EWM Consultant
12 3 (2.86%) SAP PP Consultant
12 3 (2.86%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 10 (9.52%) XML
3 6 (5.71%) EDI
3 6 (5.71%) Web Services
3 6 (5.71%) SAP ALE
3 6 (5.71%) Middleware
4 5 (4.76%) XML Schema
4 5 (4.76%) HTML
4 5 (4.76%) J2EE
5 4 (3.81%) JDBC
5 4 (3.81%) WSDL
5 4 (3.81%) XSD
6 3 (2.86%) Flash
6 3 (2.86%) HTML5
7 2 (1.90%) BAPI
7 2 (1.90%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.90%) XHTML
7 2 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.90%) JSP
7 2 (1.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.90%) Clustering
4 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.95%) NHS
4 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.95%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (4.76%) Android
2 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.86%) VMS
4 2 (1.90%) UNIX
4 2 (1.90%) Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) Logistics
2 8 (7.62%) Integration Testing
3 5 (4.76%) PLM
3 5 (4.76%) RAD
3 5 (4.76%) Data Modelling
3 5 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (3.81%) CRM
4 4 (3.81%) Project Management
4 4 (3.81%) Change Management
4 4 (3.81%) Business Analysis
4 4 (3.81%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (2.86%) Web Development
5 3 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (2.86%) Information Management
5 3 (2.86%) Migration
5 3 (2.86%) ETL
5 3 (2.86%) OO
6 2 (1.90%) ERP
6 2 (1.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) Java
2 12 (11.43%) ABAP
3 10 (9.52%) SQL
4 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.86%) VBA
6 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
1 6 (5.71%) VCP4
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
2 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) IBM
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle
3 6 (5.71%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.76%) ESRI
5 2 (1.90%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) Sybase
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe
6 1 (0.95%) HP
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