The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 48 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 25 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.12% 3.24% 3.45%
As % of the Vendors category 6.93% 7.44% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 9
Average daily rate
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£330 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £289 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £428
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.66%
SAP
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
361 403 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.07% 43.52% 47.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 227 135
Average daily rate £325 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £248 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 30
Average hourly rate £10.04 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.88 £16.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 17 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (26.67%) SQL
3 16 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 16 (26.67%) QA
4 15 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 15 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 15 (25.00%) ISEB
4 15 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 13 (21.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (21.67%) SDLC
6 12 (20.00%) Test Management
6 12 (20.00%) V-Model
6 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 11 (18.33%) Validation
7 11 (18.33%) Programme Management
7 11 (18.33%) Electronics
7 11 (18.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Marketing
7 11 (18.33%) DTV
7 11 (18.33%) XML
7 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
7 11 (18.33%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (13.33%) Business Objects
8 8 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (13.33%) Retail
8 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.67%) SAP BI

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.00%) SAS
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.67%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (8.33%) SAP BCA
3 2 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.33%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.67%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.67%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) DHCP
1 2 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (11.67%) SAP BI
5 5 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.00%) PowerCenter
6 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.33%) SAP HANA
7 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (3.33%) OLAP
8 1 (1.67%) MS Access
8 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.67%) JMeter
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 16 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (18.33%) Electronics
4 11 (18.33%) Marketing
5 8 (13.33%) Retail
6 5 (8.33%) Banking
7 4 (6.67%) Automotive
7 4 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Analyst
2 19 (31.67%) Test Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Test Leader
4 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Tester
7 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Web Support Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) SAP Manager
9 2 (3.33%) SAP Tester
9 2 (3.33%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) XML
2 5 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (5.00%) CSS
3 3 (5.00%) SAP XI
4 2 (3.33%) Ajax
4 2 (3.33%) Spring
4 2 (3.33%) Middleware
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) DHTML
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) JSP
4 2 (3.33%) Struts
4 2 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) XHTML
5 1 (1.67%) YUI
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) Dojo
5 1 (1.67%) HTML5
5 1 (1.67%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) DTV
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (1.67%) VMS
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 13 (21.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (21.67%) SDLC
4 12 (20.00%) Test Management
4 12 (20.00%) V-Model
5 11 (18.33%) Validation
5 11 (18.33%) Programme Management
5 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
5 11 (18.33%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.67%) Manual Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) Logistics
9 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.00%) Migration
10 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Java
2 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.33%) ABAP
3 2 (3.33%) VBA
3 2 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) ISEB
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Business Objects
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) HP
3 3 (5.00%) Informatica
3 3 (5.00%) JDA
4 2 (3.33%) PayPal
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) Coremetrics
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Apple
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe
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