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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 64 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing SAP 10 17 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 1.68% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 3.41% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 13
Average daily rate
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£600 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £260 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £435
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% +12.90%
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Berkshire

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
395 498 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 45.30% 49.36% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 205 208
Average daily rate £388 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.55 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £45.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 9 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 7 (19.44%) MS Office
6 7 (19.44%) Data Management
6 7 (19.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (16.67%) Business Objects
8 5 (13.89%) MS Project
8 5 (13.89%) HND
8 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.89%) .NET
8 5 (13.89%) Project Management
8 5 (13.89%) Workflow
8 5 (13.89%) Migration
8 5 (13.89%) Cyber Security
8 5 (13.89%) Data Entry
9 4 (11.11%) CRM
9 4 (11.11%) ERP
9 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
9 4 (11.11%) HTML
10 3 (8.33%) SQL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 7 (19.44%) MS Office
4 5 (13.89%) MS Project
5 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (8.33%) Maximo
3 2 (5.56%) SAP SRM
3 2 (5.56%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (2.78%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.78%) SAP SCM
4 1 (2.78%) SAP APO
4 1 (2.78%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.78%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Extranet
1 1 (2.78%) 3G
1 1 (2.78%) 2G
1 1 (2.78%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) MS Access
4 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) BODI
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) QlikView
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Project Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.56%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Logistics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (5.56%) Sass
4 2 (5.56%) Durandal
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Struts
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) MDX
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) SAP PI
5 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) GIS
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Data Management
2 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Data Entry
3 5 (13.89%) Cyber Security
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Workflow
3 5 (13.89%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) EAM
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
3 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.78%) VB6
3 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Primavera
4 2 (5.56%) Siebel
5 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.78%) SunGard
5 1 (2.78%) Sencha
5 1 (2.78%) Syclo
5 1 (2.78%) ClickSoftware Technologies