The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 27 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 41 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.71% 4.15% 4.61%
As % of the Vendors category 11.58% 7.81% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 21
Median daily rate £450 £401 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -27.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £448
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 538 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.30% 53.16% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 285 212
Median daily rate £392 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 9
Median hourly rate £30.91 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SAP.

1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) MS Office
3 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 14 (25.93%) ERP
4 13 (24.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 12 (22.22%) Migration
6 11 (20.37%) Oracle
6 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
7 10 (18.52%) Data Migration
7 10 (18.52%) Learning Management System
8 9 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
8 9 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (16.67%) ITIL
8 9 (16.67%) Workflow
9 8 (14.81%) Degree
9 8 (14.81%) SAP IS-U
10 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
10 7 (12.96%) Data Entry
10 7 (12.96%) Change Control
10 7 (12.96%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (12.96%) SLA
10 7 (12.96%) HND
11 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
12 5 (9.26%) Data Quality
12 5 (9.26%) QA
12 5 (9.26%) Billing
12 5 (9.26%) ABAP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Office
2 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 13 (24.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (7.41%) SAP FI-CA
2 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (5.56%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.85%) HFM
4 1 (1.85%) Maximo
4 1 (1.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.85%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.85%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) LAN
1 2 (3.70%) Skype
1 2 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) DB2
2 1 (1.85%) Essbase
2 1 (1.85%) MS Access
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) LSMW
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Billing
4 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.56%) Electronics
5 3 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Military
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Consultant
2 16 (29.63%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Administrator
5 7 (12.96%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) SAP Manager
6 6 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) SAP Implementation Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Training Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Project Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) SAP Data Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) SAP Training Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (1.85%) BAPI
2 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.85%) jQuery
2 1 (1.85%) JSF
2 1 (1.85%) JSP
2 1 (1.85%) REST
2 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.85%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (1.85%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Learning Management System
2 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.85%) AS400
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.85%) iSeries
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.85%) AIX
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ERP
2 12 (22.22%) Migration
3 10 (18.52%) Data Migration
4 9 (16.67%) ITIL
4 9 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 9 (16.67%) Workflow
5 7 (12.96%) Change Control
5 7 (12.96%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (12.96%) Data Entry
6 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) Time Management
8 3 (5.56%) Content Development
8 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.70%) Change Management
9 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) ABAP
2 2 (3.70%) C
2 2 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Go
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) Python
3 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) Degree
3 7 (12.96%) HND
3 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ACCA
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) CCA
4 1 (1.85%) CIMA
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 5 (9.26%) Data Quality
2 5 (9.26%) QA
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.85%) GAAP
4 1 (1.85%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Ariba
3 3 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.85%) Concur
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) hybris
5 1 (1.85%) OpenText
5 1 (1.85%) VMware