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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 23 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP 15 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.81% 5.79% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 10.07% 14.29% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £383 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £540 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -23.07%
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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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 98 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 47.76% 40.50% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 43 43
Average daily rate £350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £18.38 £24.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -48.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £12.75 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £30.00 £50.00
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 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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014, 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 18 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 11 (40.74%) DTV
4 11 (40.74%) Electronics
4 11 (40.74%) Programme Management
4 11 (40.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (40.74%) Marketing
4 11 (40.74%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) SOA
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (18.52%) BMC
6 5 (18.52%) SAP BW
6 5 (18.52%) Remedy
6 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 5 (18.52%) ITSM
6 5 (18.52%) CMDB
6 5 (18.52%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (14.81%) ABAP
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) Big Data
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (11.11%) Ab Initio
8 3 (11.11%) Teradata
8 3 (11.11%) Billing
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (18.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (7.41%) SAP SRM
3 2 (7.41%) SAP SD
3 2 (7.41%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.70%) SAP R/3
4 1 (3.70%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) HSPA
2 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.70%) GPRS
2 1 (3.70%) 3GPP
2 1 (3.70%) UMTS
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) IPv6
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (3.70%) 802.15
2 1 (3.70%) SS7
2 1 (3.70%) ISUP
2 1 (3.70%) INAP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) IPsec
2 1 (3.70%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SAP BW
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) Xcelsius
4 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.70%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) QlikView
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) LSMW
General
1 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 11 (40.74%) Electronics
3 11 (40.74%) Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Remedy Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Designer
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Support
6 2 (7.41%) SAP BW Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) EDI
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) EDIFACT
3 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
3 1 (3.70%) BAPI
3 1 (3.70%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.70%) MDX
3 1 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.70%) Sass
3 1 (3.70%) LESS
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) DTV
2 5 (18.52%) CMDB
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.70%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (40.74%) Programme Management
2 11 (40.74%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (22.22%) SOA
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) ITSM
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Process Management
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) ABAP
2 1 (3.70%) SAPscript
2 1 (3.70%) Groovy
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Remedy
1 5 (18.52%) BMC
2 3 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 3 (11.11%) Teradata
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) F5