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 28 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 20 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.13% 6.40% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 12.87% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
SAP
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
99 101 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 45.41% 49.75% 53.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 76
Average daily rate £338 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £496 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 10
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £16.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -27.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.85 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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
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 28 August 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
3 9 (40.91%) Electronics
3 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 9 (40.91%) DTV
3 9 (40.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (40.91%) Programme Management
3 9 (40.91%) Marketing
3 9 (40.91%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) ETL
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
7 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
7 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
7 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) QA
7 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (9.09%) Middleware
7 2 (9.09%) IBM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.55%) SAP MRS
2 1 (4.55%) Agresso
2 1 (4.55%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) MPLS
2 1 (4.55%) PBX
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) OLAP
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
2 9 (40.91%) Electronics
2 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 9 (40.91%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Architect
4 2 (9.09%) SAP BI Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) ERP Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
1 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
2 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) DTV
2 1 (4.55%) Economics
2 1 (4.55%) Informatics
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (40.91%) Programme Management
2 9 (40.91%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) ETL
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) IBM
1 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) Hummingbird
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