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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 47 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP 26 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.04% 4.33% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 6.31% 9.80% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 13
Average daily rate
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£415 £350 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -19.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £440 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-15.20% +11.11%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
412 398 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.13% 44.22% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 208 134
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £256 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 40
Average hourly rate £10.04 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.81 £18.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 26 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (28.13%) Manufacturing
4 16 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 13 (20.31%) Electronics
6 13 (20.31%) Programme Management
6 13 (20.31%) DTV
6 13 (20.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 13 (20.31%) Marketing
6 13 (20.31%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (20.31%) Waterfall
7 12 (18.75%) QA
7 12 (18.75%) SQL
7 12 (18.75%) Oracle
8 11 (17.19%) Retail
8 11 (17.19%) ISEB
9 10 (15.63%) SAP BW
9 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
10 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
11 8 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 8 (12.50%) SDLC
12 7 (10.94%) V-Model
12 7 (10.94%) Test Management
12 7 (10.94%) Migration

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.69%) SAS
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.56%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (20.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.69%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.13%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.56%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.56%) SAP BCA
4 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.56%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (15.63%) SAP BW
3 7 (10.94%) SAP BI
4 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
5 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (6.25%) PowerCenter
6 4 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (4.69%) Xcelsius
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.13%) SAP HANA
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.13%) OLAP
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.56%) MS Access
9 1 (1.56%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
1 2 (3.13%) JMeter
1 2 (3.13%) Selenium
1 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (28.13%) Manufacturing
3 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
4 13 (20.31%) Electronics
4 13 (20.31%) Marketing
5 11 (17.19%) Retail
6 6 (9.38%) Banking
7 4 (6.25%) Automotive
8 3 (4.69%) Legal
9 2 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Architect
3 11 (17.19%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Test Leader
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Tester
5 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Developer
6 3 (4.69%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Head of Development
7 2 (3.13%) Head of Testing
7 2 (3.13%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Software Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) XML
2 5 (7.81%) SAP XI
3 4 (6.25%) .NET
4 3 (4.69%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) DHTML
5 2 (3.13%) JSP
5 2 (3.13%) Struts
5 2 (3.13%) Web Services
5 2 (3.13%) Spring
5 2 (3.13%) Ajax
5 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (1.56%) Dojo
6 1 (1.56%) YUI
6 1 (1.56%) jQuery
6 1 (1.56%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.56%) HTML5
6 1 (1.56%) CSS3
6 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.56%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) DTV
2 2 (3.13%) User Experience
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) VMS
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (20.31%) Programme Management
2 13 (20.31%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (20.31%) Waterfall
3 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
3 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
5 8 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 8 (12.50%) SDLC
6 7 (10.94%) Test Management
6 7 (10.94%) V-Model
6 7 (10.94%) Migration
7 6 (9.38%) Validation
7 6 (9.38%) Data Migration
7 6 (9.38%) Analytics
8 5 (7.81%) System Testing
8 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.13%) ABAP
4 2 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (1.56%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) C
5 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) ISEB
2 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Informatica
3 4 (6.25%) JDA
4 3 (4.69%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Coremetrics
5 2 (3.13%) PayPal
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) Sage
6 1 (1.56%) Adobe
6 1 (1.56%) IBM