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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 31 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 39 48 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.65% 4.77% 6.96%
As % of the Vendors category 10.48% 9.62% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 18
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £733 £542 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £43.90 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-56.71% +154.49%
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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
372 499 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 44.39% 49.60% 52.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 256 175
Average daily rate £375 £390 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 37
Average hourly rate £55.65 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+297.50% -26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 January 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 January 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 (33.33%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Degree
3 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 9 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 9 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 9 (16.67%) Oracle
4 9 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 9 (16.67%) MS Office
4 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 9 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
6 7 (12.96%) Migration
6 7 (12.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.11%) SAP Basis
8 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.26%) ERP
8 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.26%) CRM
8 5 (9.26%) DB2
8 5 (9.26%) ABAP
9 4 (7.41%) Java
9 4 (7.41%) HND
9 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.41%) Workflow
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
9 4 (7.41%) NetWeaver
9 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 4 (7.41%) Computer Science

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (7.41%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Office
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) MS Project
5 1 (1.85%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.70%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.70%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.70%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP HCM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (3.70%) SAP SRM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.70%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.85%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.85%) SAP PS
3 1 (1.85%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.85%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.85%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 9 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (9.26%) DB2
3 3 (5.56%) PowerCenter
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (3.70%) QlikView
4 2 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.85%) Xcelsius
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.85%) BODI
5 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.41%) Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 3 (5.56%) Billing
5 3 (5.56%) Legal
6 2 (3.70%) Electronics
7 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 12 (22.22%) Consultant
3 11 (20.37%) SAP Consultant
4 8 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.11%) SAP Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Business Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Project Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Trainer
9 2 (3.70%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.85%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) XSD
3 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) GIS
2 2 (3.70%) DTV
2 2 (3.70%) Life Science
3 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) UNIX
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 7 (12.96%) Migration
3 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (9.26%) ERP
3 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.26%) CRM
4 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.41%) Workflow
4 4 (7.41%) Project Management
4 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.41%) Data Entry
4 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security
5 3 (5.56%) Data Management
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.70%) SOA
6 2 (3.70%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) ABAP
2 4 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) XPath
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) HND
3 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
1 9 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Informatica
4 2 (3.70%) SunGard
4 2 (3.70%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.85%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) ESRI
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos
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