The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 17 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.50% - 5.08%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% +12.90%
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Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 56 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 45.00% 52.83% 61.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 29
Average daily rate £375 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £31.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.88 £23.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £36.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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
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 16 September 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 (37.50%) SAP Business One
1 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (25.00%) BODI
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Xcelsius
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (12.50%) Epicor
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) Agresso
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (12.50%) Agresso
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) BODI
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Xcelsius
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Business Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Business Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planner
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) ETL
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Epicor
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards