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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 15 12 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP 16 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.69% 10.17% 3.89%
As % of the Vendors category 10.60% 19.20% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 7
Average daily rate
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£377 £293 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -38.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £228 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £463 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -
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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
151 125 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 53.74% 52.97% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 69 62
Average daily rate £314 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -11.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) SAP BW
3 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) HP
4 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (20.59%) Windows
5 7 (20.59%) Business Objects
5 7 (20.59%) ABAP
5 7 (20.59%) ERP
5 7 (20.59%) VMware
6 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 6 (17.65%) DB2
6 6 (17.65%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) AIX
6 6 (17.65%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) HP Storage
7 5 (14.71%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (14.71%) SAP HANA
7 5 (14.71%) Middleware
7 5 (14.71%) Ariba
7 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (11.76%) Programme Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (8.82%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.94%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.94%) SAP CCM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SAP BW
2 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (17.65%) DB2
4 5 (14.71%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (14.71%) SAP HANA
5 4 (11.76%) SAP BI
6 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) MySQL
7 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Electronics
3 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.76%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Manager
5 3 (8.82%) SAP BW Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
7 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) BAPI
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.88%) MDX
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) WPF
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
3 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) WinForms
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) HP Storage
3 4 (11.76%) DTV
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.88%) Statistics
4 2 (5.88%) Smart Meter
4 2 (5.88%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.94%) FMCG
5 1 (2.94%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) SUSE
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) ERP
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) Release Management
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) Data Management
7 3 (8.82%) OOP
7 3 (8.82%) Service Management
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) ABAP
2 6 (17.65%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.94%) Groovy
4 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MOS
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
1 1 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) IBM
1 8 (23.53%) HP
2 7 (20.59%) Business Objects
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Ariba
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) JD Edwards
5 2 (5.88%) Remedy
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) CA
6 1 (2.94%) Manugistics
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) McAfee
6 1 (2.94%) BT
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec