The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 35 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP 464 432 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.26% 4.52% 4.87%
As % of the Vendors category 10.82% 9.52% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 211 241
Median daily rate £400 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £318 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 11
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £33.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £19.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.40% -15.20%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4288 4539 4318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.60% 47.50% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2515 2570 2124
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 214 242
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £40.05 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 143 £420 -1.17% 29
Surrey -5 84 £475 - 14
Hampshire -14 57 £425 -1.44% 13
West Sussex +5 52 £263 -50.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +27 45 £425 +2.40% 8
Middlesex 0 34 £393 -8.60% 2
Oxfordshire +8 15 £450 +12.50% 4
Kent +20 10 £295 +37.20%
East Sussex 0 3 £325 -47.58% 1
Sussex -3 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for SAP.

1 276 (29.68%) Finance
2 169 (18.17%) Business Intelligence
3 122 (13.12%) Migration
4 117 (12.58%) Manufacturing
5 112 (12.04%) ERP
6 106 (11.40%) Telecoms
7 101 (10.86%) Marketing
8 98 (10.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 98 (10.54%) Oracle
9 97 (10.43%) SQL
10 90 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 88 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 88 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
12 83 (8.92%) CRM
13 81 (8.71%) Electronics
14 80 (8.60%) Digital Marketing
15 78 (8.39%) BusinessObjects
16 77 (8.28%) Microsoft
17 75 (8.06%) Project Management
18 73 (7.85%) MS Excel
19 68 (7.31%) Agile Software Development
19 68 (7.31%) Data Migration
20 63 (6.77%) SAP FI
21 54 (5.81%) ABAP
22 50 (5.38%) Business Analysis
23 48 (5.16%) SAP BW
24 46 (4.95%) ETL
25 45 (4.84%) SQL Server
25 45 (4.84%) Logistics
26 44 (4.73%) SAP ERP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.69%) NetWeaver
3 11 (1.18%) IIS
4 9 (0.97%) SAP EP
5 7 (0.75%) CMS
6 6 (0.65%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.54%) Confluence
7 5 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.54%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.43%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.43%) SAS
9 3 (0.32%) Apache
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.22%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 73 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.41%) MS Office
3 34 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.29%) MS Project
4 12 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.32%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.22%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 98 (10.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 63 (6.77%) SAP FI
3 44 (4.73%) SAP ERP
4 40 (4.30%) SAP CRM
5 37 (3.98%) SAP HR
6 34 (3.66%) SAP CO
6 34 (3.66%) SAP FI/CO
7 31 (3.33%) SAP IS-U
8 26 (2.80%) SAP PSCD
9 21 (2.26%) SAP SD
10 17 (1.83%) Cognos TM1
10 17 (1.83%) SAP BPC
10 17 (1.83%) SAP MM
11 16 (1.72%) SAP FI-CA
12 13 (1.40%) SAP GRC
13 12 (1.29%) SAP Business ByDesign
14 11 (1.18%) SAP MDM
14 11 (1.18%) SAP SRM
15 10 (1.08%) SAP Retail
16 8 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.73%) SuccessFactors
2 19 (2.04%) SaaS
3 12 (1.29%) Boomi
4 5 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.43%) Taleo
6 3 (0.32%) AtomSphere
7 2 (0.22%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Office 365
8 1 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.11%) Veeva
8 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.08%) Internet
2 9 (0.97%) DNS
2 9 (0.97%) SAN
3 8 (0.86%) CTI
4 7 (0.75%) WAN
4 7 (0.75%) Wireless
5 6 (0.65%) Firewall
5 6 (0.65%) LAN
6 4 (0.43%) DHCP
6 4 (0.43%) HTTP
6 4 (0.43%) SMS
7 3 (0.32%) BGP
7 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.32%) Intranet
7 3 (0.32%) OSPF
7 3 (0.32%) RTP
7 3 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.32%) VoIP
7 3 (0.32%) VPN
8 2 (0.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (8.39%) BusinessObjects
2 48 (5.16%) SAP BW
3 45 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 44 (4.73%) SAP HANA
5 35 (3.76%) SAP Data Services
6 33 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (3.23%) SAP BI
8 18 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.51%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 11 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.97%) Big Data
12 9 (0.97%) MS Access
12 9 (0.97%) QlikView
12 9 (0.97%) Xcelsius
13 8 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.75%) DataStage
14 7 (0.75%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 21 (2.26%) LSMW
2 6 (0.65%) JIRA
3 4 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (0.43%) Subversion
4 3 (0.32%) CaliberRM
4 3 (0.32%) RequisitePro
4 3 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.22%) Maven
5 2 (0.22%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.22%) Toad
6 1 (0.11%) Ant
6 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.11%) JMeter
6 1 (0.11%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
General
1 276 (29.68%) Finance
2 117 (12.58%) Manufacturing
3 106 (11.40%) Telecoms
4 101 (10.86%) Marketing
5 81 (8.71%) Electronics
6 43 (4.62%) Retail
7 31 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 16 (1.72%) General Ledger
9 14 (1.51%) Billing
10 12 (1.29%) Legal
11 10 (1.08%) Automotive
12 6 (0.65%) Banking
13 4 (0.43%) German Language
13 4 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
14 3 (0.32%) Cantonese Language
14 3 (0.32%) Local Government
15 2 (0.22%) French Language
16 1 (0.11%) Advertising
16 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (27.20%) Consultant
2 229 (24.62%) Analyst
3 222 (23.87%) SAP Consultant
4 76 (8.17%) Architect
5 75 (8.06%) SAP Analyst
6 69 (7.42%) Project Manager
7 62 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 61 (6.56%) Developer
9 58 (6.24%) Business Analyst
10 57 (6.13%) SAP Manager
11 44 (4.73%) SAP Architect
12 39 (4.19%) SAP FI Consultant
13 38 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (3.12%) SAP Developer
15 28 (3.01%) SAP Project Manager
16 26 (2.80%) SAP Solutions Architect
17 24 (2.58%) Administrator
18 23 (2.47%) Financial Analyst
19 22 (2.37%) Test Analyst
20 21 (2.26%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.47%) SAP Basis
1 23 (2.47%) XML
2 19 (2.04%) .NET
3 17 (1.83%) SAP XI
4 16 (1.72%) Web Dynpro
4 16 (1.72%) Web Services
5 13 (1.40%) REST
6 11 (1.18%) BAPI
6 11 (1.18%) SAP PI
7 10 (1.08%) HTML
7 10 (1.08%) Middleware
7 10 (1.08%) SOAP
8 9 (0.97%) SAP Fiori
8 9 (0.97%) SAPUI5
9 8 (0.86%) SAML
9 8 (0.86%) SAP Smart Forms
10 7 (0.75%) CSS
11 3 (0.32%) EDI
11 3 (0.32%) jQuery
11 3 (0.32%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (2.47%) Data Extraction
3 19 (2.04%) Data Centre
3 19 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 18 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.83%) Data Conversion
6 15 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 15 (1.61%) Life Science
7 13 (1.40%) FMCG
7 13 (1.40%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.08%) e-Learning
10 8 (0.86%) Smart Meter
11 7 (0.75%) User Experience
12 6 (0.65%) Statistics
13 5 (0.54%) AS400
13 5 (0.54%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.43%) Clustering
14 4 (0.43%) LIMS
14 4 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (4.52%) Windows
2 21 (2.26%) Unix
3 17 (1.83%) Linux
4 11 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.54%) AIX
6 5 (0.54%) Android
6 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.22%) Solaris
9 2 (0.22%) VMS
10 1 (0.11%) Fedora
10 1 (0.11%) SUSE
10 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (18.17%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (13.12%) Migration
3 112 (12.04%) ERP
4 90 (9.68%) Programme Management
5 88 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 83 (8.92%) CRM
7 80 (8.60%) Digital Marketing
8 75 (8.06%) Project Management
9 68 (7.31%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (7.31%) Data Migration
10 50 (5.38%) Business Analysis
11 46 (4.95%) ETL
12 45 (4.84%) Logistics
13 40 (4.30%) ITIL
14 39 (4.19%) User Acceptance Testing
15 38 (4.09%) Change Management
15 38 (4.09%) Data Management
16 37 (3.98%) Workflow
17 35 (3.76%) PRINCE2
17 35 (3.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 97 (10.43%) SQL
2 54 (5.81%) ABAP
3 28 (3.01%) Java
4 21 (2.26%) PL/SQL
5 10 (1.08%) T-SQL
6 9 (0.97%) C
7 8 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.65%) C#
9 5 (0.54%) COBOL
9 5 (0.54%) Smalltalk
10 4 (0.43%) Python
10 4 (0.43%) SAPscript
11 3 (0.32%) PHP
11 3 (0.32%) Ruby
11 3 (0.32%) VB
11 3 (0.32%) VBA
12 2 (0.22%) Jython
12 2 (0.22%) VBScript
13 1 (0.11%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 43 (4.62%) Degree
2 35 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.01%) ISEB
4 20 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.40%) PMP
6 12 (1.29%) ACCA
6 12 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.18%) CIMA
8 8 (0.86%) CCA
8 8 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.43%) CITP
10 4 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.43%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.32%) CCDP
11 3 (0.32%) HND
11 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.76%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.69%) QA
3 17 (1.83%) SLA
4 12 (1.29%) GxP
4 12 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.22%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.22%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) ClearTrust
6 1 (0.11%) Docker
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) Xen
6 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.32%) SCOM
3 2 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.22%) Oozie
4 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.11%) Ansible
4 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.11%) Netcool
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) QRadar
4 1 (0.11%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) WSUS
4 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 98 (10.54%) Oracle
2 77 (8.28%) Microsoft
3 19 (2.04%) Cognos
3 19 (2.04%) HP
4 18 (1.94%) Informatica
4 18 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (1.72%) Hyperion
5 16 (1.72%) JD Edwards
6 15 (1.61%) IBM
7 14 (1.51%) Dell
7 14 (1.51%) VMware
7 14 (1.51%) webMethods
8 13 (1.40%) Ariba
9 11 (1.18%) Teradata
10 10 (1.08%) Adobe
10 10 (1.08%) hybris
11 8 (0.86%) Cisco
11 8 (0.86%) Tableau
12 7 (0.75%) Citrix
12 7 (0.75%) Remedy
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