The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 37 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.83% 5.60% 6.17%
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 15.48% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 10
Average daily rate
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£305 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £327 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £395 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.08 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.58%
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Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
125 84 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.23% 36.21% 51.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 35 84
Average daily rate £450 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
Average hourly rate £8.50 £14.75 £14.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.37% -0.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.35 £13.04 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £17.75 £18.00
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 Oxford

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
2 4 (36.36%) DTV
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) NHS
4 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver
4 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (9.09%) Boomi

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (9.09%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Business Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver Architect
1 2 (18.18%) NHS Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Support
2 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) DTV
2 3 (27.27%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Ceridian
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Dell
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle