The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 27 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.04% 5.65% 4.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.96% 10.69% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 131 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 51.01% 52.82% 48.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 73 59
Average daily rate £400 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £190 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Slough region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Slough region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (27.59%) ABAP
3 8 (27.59%) SAP BW
4 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) Business Objects
4 7 (24.14%) IBM
4 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
5 6 (20.69%) VMware
5 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
5 6 (20.69%) ERP
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) AIX
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) DB2
5 6 (20.69%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (20.69%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
6 5 (17.24%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (17.24%) SAP HANA
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (13.79%) Electronics
7 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
7 4 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (13.79%) Marketing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.45%) SAP R/3
3 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP GRC
3 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SAP BW
2 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (20.69%) DB2
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (17.24%) SAP HANA
5 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.34%) Big Data
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) SAP BI
6 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) LSMW
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (13.79%) Electronics
4 4 (13.79%) Marketing
5 3 (10.34%) Billing
5 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Technical Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Remedy Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SAP BW Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) MDX
3 1 (3.45%) BAPI
3 1 (3.45%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) Sass
3 1 (3.45%) LESS
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Performance Metrics
1 4 (13.79%) DTV
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
2 6 (20.69%) ERP
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) ABAP
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) SAPscript
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Business Objects
1 7 (24.14%) IBM
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) HP
3 4 (13.79%) Ariba
4 3 (10.34%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (10.34%) JD Edwards
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Teradata
4 3 (10.34%) Ab Initio
5 2 (6.90%) Remedy
5 2 (6.90%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) Manugistics
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft