The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 28 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP 14 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.43% 0.83% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 10.37% 2.50% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £418 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.76% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £332 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £504 £710
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
SAP
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
135 120 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.09% 33.06% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 73 44
Average daily rate £407 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £175 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £480 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.52 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.56 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £16.60 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +2 7 £463 +10.77% 2
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
3 13 (30.23%) B2B
3 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
4 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (23.26%) TOGAF
5 10 (23.26%) Marketing
5 10 (23.26%) JDA
5 10 (23.26%) Middleware
6 9 (20.93%) B2C
6 9 (20.93%) ERP
6 9 (20.93%) EAI
6 9 (20.93%) Programme Management
7 8 (18.60%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (18.60%) RedPrairie
8 7 (16.28%) SOA
8 7 (16.28%) Java
8 7 (16.28%) Retail
8 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Logistics
9 6 (13.95%) Web Analytics
9 6 (13.95%) Endeca
9 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
9 6 (13.95%) Mobile Commerce
9 6 (13.95%) Demand Management
9 6 (13.95%) Analytics
9 6 (13.95%) User Experience
10 5 (11.63%) Project Management
10 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Simulink
2 1 (2.33%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.98%) Agresso
3 2 (4.65%) SAP FI
3 2 (4.65%) SAP Retail
4 1 (2.33%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP WM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.33%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.33%) LSMW
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Marketing
3 7 (16.28%) Retail
4 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 5 (11.63%) Electronics
5 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Automotive
6 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Architect
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Integration Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Support Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Data Migration Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Process Manager
8 1 (2.33%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Middleware
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.65%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) JSP
5 1 (2.33%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) XSD
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) Spring
5 1 (2.33%) Ajax
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) User Experience
2 4 (9.30%) DTV
3 3 (6.98%) DataPower
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
1 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
3 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
3 13 (30.23%) B2B
4 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (23.26%) TOGAF
5 9 (20.93%) Programme Management
5 9 (20.93%) B2C
5 9 (20.93%) ERP
5 9 (20.93%) EAI
6 8 (18.60%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (16.28%) SOA
7 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Demand Management
8 6 (13.95%) Analytics
8 6 (13.95%) Mobile Commerce
8 6 (13.95%) Logistics
8 6 (13.95%) Web Analytics
8 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
9 5 (11.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.33%) ABAP
3 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
1 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) JDA
2 8 (18.60%) RedPrairie
3 6 (13.95%) Endeca
4 3 (6.98%) hybris
4 3 (6.98%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.65%) Lotus
5 2 (4.65%) ATG
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle