The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Portsmouth region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 12 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.74% 2.50% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 10.94% 5.26% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £432
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 57 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 52.46% 47.50% 61.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 22
Average daily rate £356 £354 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 23
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £16.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £35.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (33.33%) SAP Business One
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
2 2 (22.22%) BODI
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) Xcelsius
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Epicor
3 1 (11.11%) Agresso
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (11.11%) Agresso
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) BODI
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Xcelsius
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Business Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planner
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Epicor