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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 44 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.11% 4.42% 6.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 10.00% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate
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£355 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £349 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £488 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
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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
139 100 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.72% 44.25% 49.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 61 55
Average daily rate £375 £334 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +64.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £13.43 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £25.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) COBOL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) DTV
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) Boomi
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (20.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (10.00%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Tester
2 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Ceridian
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle