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 28 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 2 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 37.50% 23.33% 6.45%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 58.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.68% +42.85%
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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
8 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 50.00% 40.00% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £315 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) UNIX
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
1 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BW
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BI
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (9.09%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SAP BW
1 1 (9.09%) SAP BI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Architect
5 1 (9.09%) SAP BI Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Release Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
1 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
1 6 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle