The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 7 13 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Contract jobs citing SAP 65 48 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.24% 11.29% 5.85%
As % of the Vendors category 36.72% 21.62% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 8
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£425 £300 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% -14.42%
SAP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 222 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 46.95% 52.24% 55.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 165 40
Average daily rate £425 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 17
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £28.90 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +8 41 £450 +38.46%
Street +2 9 £525 -
Templecombe - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Castle Cary - - - -
Frome - - - -
SAP
South West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.60%) Retail
4 20 (22.47%) ITIL
4 20 (22.47%) Manufacturing
5 19 (21.35%) CRM
6 17 (19.10%) .NET
7 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
7 16 (17.98%) Change Control
8 15 (16.85%) .NET Framework
8 15 (16.85%) Workflow
8 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (16.85%) UML
9 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
9 14 (15.73%) SOA
9 14 (15.73%) ISEB
9 14 (15.73%) CMS
9 14 (15.73%) GIS
9 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
9 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (15.73%) Content Management
10 13 (14.61%) Information Security
10 13 (14.61%) ISO 9000
10 13 (14.61%) Web Services
11 12 (13.48%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (12.36%) VB
12 11 (12.36%) C#
13 10 (11.24%) ERP
13 10 (11.24%) Migration
13 10 (11.24%) Data Migration

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 14 (15.73%) CMS
2 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) SAS
4 1 (1.12%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) SAP FI
1 6 (6.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (5.62%) SAP CO
2 5 (5.62%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (4.49%) SAP SD
4 3 (3.37%) SAP MM
4 3 (3.37%) SAP ERP
4 3 (3.37%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.25%) SAP CRM
5 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.12%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.12%) Summit
6 1 (1.12%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) LAN
1 1 (1.12%) WAN
1 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.12%) DNS
1 1 (1.12%) SAN
1 1 (1.12%) Firewall
1 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.37%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) DB2
4 1 (1.12%) OLAP
4 1 (1.12%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) ERwin
2 1 (1.12%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 21 (23.60%) Retail
3 20 (22.47%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.87%) Marketing
5 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.62%) Electronics
7 3 (3.37%) Back Office
8 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (22.47%) Architect
2 19 (21.35%) Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Consultant
3 16 (17.98%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (13.48%) SAP Consultant
4 12 (13.48%) Trainer
5 11 (12.36%) Business Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) SAP Trainer
7 6 (6.74%) SAP Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Data Governance Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Governance Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Data Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Junior
8 5 (5.62%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Lead Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Head of Operations
9 4 (4.49%) SAP Data Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Data Architect
9 4 (4.49%) SAP Business Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) .NET
2 15 (16.85%) .NET Framework
3 13 (14.61%) Web Services
4 2 (2.25%) JSP
4 2 (2.25%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.12%) Spring
5 1 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (1.12%) CSS
5 1 (1.12%) XML
5 1 (1.12%) XSL
5 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) GIS
1 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) DTV
3 4 (4.49%) FMCG
4 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) ITIL
2 19 (21.35%) CRM
3 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
3 16 (17.98%) Change Control
4 15 (16.85%) UML
4 15 (16.85%) Workflow
4 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.73%) Content Management
5 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
5 14 (15.73%) SOA
6 13 (14.61%) Information Security
7 12 (13.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (11.24%) Data Migration
8 10 (11.24%) Data Governance
8 10 (11.24%) Migration
8 10 (11.24%) ERP
9 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.99%) Change Management
10 8 (8.99%) Data Modelling
10 8 (8.99%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) C#
1 11 (12.36%) VB
2 3 (3.37%) ABAP
3 2 (2.25%) X++
4 1 (1.12%) Java
4 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) ISEB
2 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) Degree
5 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.12%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.12%) CCNP
6 1 (1.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (14.61%) ISO 9000
3 8 (8.99%) SLA
4 7 (7.87%) Data Quality
5 2 (2.25%) QA
6 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.12%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Puppet
1 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) hybris
3 4 (4.49%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.25%) Informatica
4 2 (2.25%) Teradata
5 1 (1.12%) Netezza
5 1 (1.12%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.12%) Veeam
5 1 (1.12%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.12%) Talend
5 1 (1.12%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.12%) Zerto