The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Coast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 3 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP 7 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 23.33% 6.45% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 58.33% 40.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £650 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
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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 South Coast region.

Vendors Category
South Coast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 40.00% 16.13% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate £315 £650 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.53% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £650 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) EDIFACT
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Epicor
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) EDI
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) SAP LE
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) SAP ALE

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CS
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) SAP LE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Logistics Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) EDI Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
1 1 (12.50%) EDIFACT
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ALE
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Epicor
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards