The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Reading 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 46 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP 20 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.23% 1.47% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 4.73% 2.86% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 11
Average daily rate
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£575 £368 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.46% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £485 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £425 £426
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+17.10% -20.00%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
423 490 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.26% 51.47% 53.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 181 205
Average daily rate £369 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 29
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
SAP
Berkshire

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 22 (44.90%) Oracle
3 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 13 (26.53%) SQL
5 13 (26.53%) Degree
6 12 (24.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
7 10 (20.41%) MS Office
8 9 (18.37%) Business Objects
8 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
8 9 (18.37%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (16.33%) Workflow
9 8 (16.33%) Data Entry
9 8 (16.33%) Cyber Security
10 7 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (14.29%) Migration
10 7 (14.29%) IBM
10 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.29%) HTML
10 7 (14.29%) HND
11 6 (12.24%) Windows
11 6 (12.24%) .NET
11 6 (12.24%) IIS
11 6 (12.24%) CRM
11 6 (12.24%) ERP
11 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
11 6 (12.24%) Project Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (12.24%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.04%) eRoom
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (20.41%) MS Office
4 4 (8.16%) MS Project
5 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.12%) Maximo
3 2 (4.08%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.04%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.04%) SAP SCM
4 1 (2.04%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.04%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Force.com
2 1 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) Extranet
1 1 (2.04%) 3G
1 1 (2.04%) 2G
1 1 (2.04%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.37%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.16%) QlikView
3 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) MS Access
4 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.08%) OLAP
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.08%) DataStage
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.08%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.24%) Billing
4 4 (8.16%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (10.20%) Coordinator
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Report Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Project Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (12.24%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) MDX
4 3 (6.12%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) HTML5
5 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (4.08%) Sass
5 2 (4.08%) Durandal
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.08%) Web Services
5 2 (4.08%) JSON
6 1 (2.04%) J2EE
6 1 (2.04%) jQuery
6 1 (2.04%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.04%) RESTful
6 1 (2.04%) COM
6 1 (2.04%) SOAP
6 1 (2.04%) Struts
6 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
1 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) GIS
2 2 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.04%) Open Source
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) Workflow
2 8 (16.33%) Data Entry
2 8 (16.33%) Cyber Security
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) CRM
4 6 (12.24%) ERP
4 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Data Management
5 5 (10.20%) TOGAF
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.16%) Low Latency
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
7 3 (6.12%) EAM
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.16%) VBA
4 3 (6.12%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) VB
5 2 (4.08%) VB6
6 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) HND
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) Business Objects
4 7 (14.29%) IBM
5 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.12%) Primavera
6 2 (4.08%) Talend
6 2 (4.08%) Informatica
6 2 (4.08%) Siebel
7 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.04%) SunGard
7 1 (2.04%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 1 (2.04%) Sencha
7 1 (2.04%) Syclo
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 15 hours ago