The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Somerset region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 12 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 49 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.48% 5.37% 7.10%
As % of the Vendors category 21.97% 9.40% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 7 10
Average daily rate £338 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
223 117 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 52.22% 57.07% 56.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 42 45
Average daily rate £328 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.64% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £414 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £15.20 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
South West

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 2 £275 - 3
Bath - - - - 9
SAP
South West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 25 (47.17%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
3 18 (33.96%) Project Management
3 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
3 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
4 14 (26.42%) GIS
5 13 (24.53%) Business Transformation
6 11 (20.75%) Change Control
6 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
6 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
7 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (16.98%) Scrum
9 8 (15.09%) ISEB
9 8 (15.09%) Test Management
10 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
10 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (13.21%) UML
10 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
10 7 (13.21%) ERP
11 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
11 6 (11.32%) Finance
11 6 (11.32%) Operations Management
11 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (11.32%) CMDB
11 6 (11.32%) Asset Management
11 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
11 6 (11.32%) Capacity Management
12 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (9.43%) WebDriver

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.66%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.77%) SAP R/3
2 2 (3.77%) Summit
3 1 (1.89%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) MPLS
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
1 5 (9.43%) Selenium
2 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Project Manager
2 14 (26.42%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Test Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Test Automation Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Automation Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Test Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Change Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Tester
7 2 (3.77%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) GIS
2 6 (11.32%) CMDB
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
2 18 (33.96%) Project Management
3 13 (24.53%) Business Transformation
4 11 (20.75%) Change Control
4 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
4 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Scrum
6 8 (15.09%) Test Management
7 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
7 7 (13.21%) UML
7 7 (13.21%) ERP
8 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
8 6 (11.32%) Operations Management
8 6 (11.32%) Asset Management
8 6 (11.32%) Capacity Management
9 5 (9.43%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) C
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) ABAP
2 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
1 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (15.09%) ISEB
4 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) CIMA
7 1 (1.89%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Remedy
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