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 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 33 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Contract jobs citing SAP 38 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.07% 2.32% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 7.63% 4.77% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £575 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £340 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £610 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-14.24% +8.53%
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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
498 440 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 53.38% 48.67% 51.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 176 188
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 28
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -37.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £19.60 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015, 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 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 17 (21.25%) ERP
2 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.25%) Degree
3 16 (20.00%) Project Management
4 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
5 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
6 11 (13.75%) Oracle
6 11 (13.75%) MS Office
7 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (11.25%) Electronics
8 8 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (10.00%) Data Management
8 8 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.75%) Workflow
9 7 (8.75%) TOWER Software
9 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
9 7 (8.75%) Spanish Language
10 6 (7.50%) QA
10 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
10 6 (7.50%) Analytics
10 6 (7.50%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
10 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
10 6 (7.50%) SOAP
10 6 (7.50%) ITIL
10 6 (7.50%) Java

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.75%) MS Office
3 8 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.75%) MS Project
5 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (6.25%) Maximo
2 3 (3.75%) SAP MM
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.50%) SAP SRM
3 2 (2.50%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.50%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.25%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.25%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.25%) Lawson
4 1 (1.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (1.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) DB2
2 3 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
1 1 (1.25%) Selenium
1 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.25%) Electronics
4 7 (8.75%) Spanish Language
5 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
6 5 (6.25%) Marketing
7 4 (5.00%) Billing
8 3 (3.75%) German Language
8 3 (3.75%) Legal
9 2 (2.50%) French Language
9 2 (2.50%) Retail
9 2 (2.50%) Italian Language
9 2 (2.50%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.25%) Architect
4 7 (8.75%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) SAP Manager
6 5 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.75%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (3.75%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) SOAP
2 5 (6.25%) HTML5
2 5 (6.25%) REST
2 5 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
3 1 (1.25%) XML
3 1 (1.25%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.25%) AS400
3 5 (6.25%) DTV
3 5 (6.25%) iSeries
4 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) PMI
5 3 (3.75%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.50%) GIS
7 1 (1.25%) Economics
7 1 (1.25%) CMDB
7 1 (1.25%) Wiki
7 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.25%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) UNIX
2 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) AIX
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) zOS
4 1 (1.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) ERP
2 16 (20.00%) Project Management
3 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 8 (10.00%) Data Management
5 7 (8.75%) Workflow
5 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.50%) ITIL
6 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.50%) Analytics
7 5 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 5 (6.25%) Migration
7 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.25%) OO
7 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) Java
2 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.00%) ABAP
4 2 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.75%) ISEB
4 3 (3.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.50%) ACCA
5 2 (2.50%) CIMA
6 1 (1.25%) HND
6 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.25%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) TOWER Software
4 5 (6.25%) HP
4 5 (6.25%) Citrix
5 3 (3.75%) Ariba
5 3 (3.75%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) VMware
7 1 (1.25%) Capita
7 1 (1.25%) Huawei
7 1 (1.25%) Informatica
7 1 (1.25%) Sage
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