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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 30 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP 41 42 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.53% 3.87% 7.31%
As % of the Vendors category 9.90% 7.73% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 18
Average daily rate
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£563 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £793 £555 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.67% +12.00%
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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
414 543 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 45.70% 50.00% 55.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 304 208
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 40
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.80 £21.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Degree
3 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
3 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
4 8 (17.39%) Business Objects
4 8 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (13.04%) SAP Basis
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) SAP BW
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.87%) DB2
6 5 (10.87%) MS Office
6 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) ERP
6 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.87%) Marketing
7 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.70%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) ABAP
7 4 (8.70%) NetWeaver
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.52%) SaaS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (8.70%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.17%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.35%) SAP SRM
2 2 (4.35%) SAP ERP
2 2 (4.35%) SAP HCM
2 2 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (4.35%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.17%) SAP SCM
3 1 (2.17%) Agresso
3 1 (2.17%) SAP APO
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.17%) SAP R/3
3 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.17%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (13.04%) SAP BW
3 5 (10.87%) DB2
4 3 (6.52%) PowerCenter
5 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.35%) QlikView
5 2 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.17%) BODI
6 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Billing
4 3 (6.52%) Legal
4 3 (6.52%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Architect
2 11 (23.91%) Consultant
3 10 (21.74%) SAP Consultant
4 8 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.87%) SAP Architect
6 4 (8.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.70%) SAP Manager
6 4 (8.70%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Business Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Trainer
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Project Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) XSD
3 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) DTV
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) UNIX
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
2 6 (13.04%) Migration
3 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
3 5 (10.87%) CRM
3 5 (10.87%) ERP
4 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.52%) Data Management
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.35%) SOA
6 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.35%) Workflow
6 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Data Entry
6 2 (4.35%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Java
1 4 (8.70%) ABAP
2 1 (2.17%) VBA
2 1 (2.17%) XPath
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Business Objects
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Informatica
4 2 (4.35%) SunGard
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.17%) ESRI
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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