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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 32 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 505 473 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.90% 4.96% 5.72%
As % of the Vendors category 12.29% 10.44% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 218 241
Average daily rate £413 £425 £461
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £11.66 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £29.40 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -52.50%
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
4108 4530 4011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.98% 47.47% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2368 2359 1964
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 216 235
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +20 163 £401 -19.90% 30
Surrey -17 81 £425 - 27
Hampshire +9 70 £525 +27.27% 20
Buckinghamshire +26 64 £425 +21.42% 12
West Sussex +7 64 £325 -23.52% 7
Middlesex +1 30 £400 +6.66% 2
Oxfordshire -9 7 £300 -29.41% 4
East Sussex +6 2 - - 1
Sussex -1 2 £250 -
Kent -15 2 £201 -52.82% 3
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 344 (33.73%) Finance
2 192 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
3 155 (15.20%) Oracle
4 149 (14.61%) Manufacturing
5 134 (13.14%) Telecoms
6 120 (11.76%) ERP
7 118 (11.57%) Migration
8 111 (10.88%) Programme Management
9 108 (10.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 107 (10.49%) Marketing
11 106 (10.39%) BusinessObjects
12 102 (10.00%) Electronics
13 100 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
14 94 (9.22%) Microsoft
15 93 (9.12%) Project Management
15 93 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
16 89 (8.73%) Agile Software Development
17 86 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 84 (8.24%) SQL
19 82 (8.04%) SAP BW
20 78 (7.65%) MS Excel
21 72 (7.06%) CRM
21 72 (7.06%) ABAP
22 60 (5.88%) SAP FI
23 58 (5.69%) Degree
24 57 (5.59%) MS Office
25 49 (4.80%) PRINCE2
25 49 (4.80%) Change Management
26 48 (4.71%) Billing
26 48 (4.71%) Data Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.67%) SAS
3 16 (1.57%) Confluence
4 15 (1.47%) NetWeaver
5 13 (1.27%) JBoss
6 10 (0.98%) IIS
6 10 (0.98%) WebLogic
7 9 (0.88%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.69%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.59%) Apache
9 6 (0.59%) CMS
9 6 (0.59%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.49%) SAP Portal
11 4 (0.39%) SAP EP
12 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.20%) Documentum
13 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.098%) iPlanet
14 1 (0.098%) MQSeries
Applications
1 78 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 57 (5.59%) MS Office
3 25 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.88%) MS Project
7 3 (0.29%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.098%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 108 (10.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 60 (5.88%) SAP FI
3 46 (4.51%) SAP ERP
4 44 (4.31%) SAP BPC
5 42 (4.12%) SAP CO
6 41 (4.02%) SAP FI/CO
7 32 (3.14%) SAP PSCD
8 30 (2.94%) SAP SRM
9 27 (2.65%) SAP HR
10 26 (2.55%) SAP SD
11 25 (2.45%) SAP CRM
12 22 (2.16%) SAP MM
13 21 (2.06%) SAP IS-U
14 20 (1.96%) SAP GRC
15 19 (1.86%) SAP APO
16 17 (1.67%) SAP HCM
17 12 (1.18%) SAP Business ByDesign
17 12 (1.18%) SAP MDM
18 11 (1.08%) SAP Payroll
18 11 (1.08%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.61%) SuccessFactors
2 24 (2.35%) SaaS
3 14 (1.37%) Boomi
4 12 (1.18%) Taleo
5 10 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.39%) Office 365
6 4 (0.39%) Veeva
7 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.098%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.27%) SAN
2 10 (0.98%) WAN
3 9 (0.88%) DNS
4 8 (0.78%) DHCP
4 8 (0.78%) Wireless
5 7 (0.69%) LAN
6 6 (0.59%) Firewall
7 5 (0.49%) Internet
8 4 (0.39%) 3G
8 4 (0.39%) Intranet
8 4 (0.39%) RTP
9 3 (0.29%) Converged Networks
9 3 (0.29%) Network Security
9 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.29%) VPN
10 2 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.20%) MPLS
10 2 (0.20%) NAS
10 2 (0.20%) SMS
10 2 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (10.39%) BusinessObjects
2 82 (8.04%) SAP BW
3 48 (4.71%) Oracle Database
4 39 (3.82%) SQL Server
5 35 (3.43%) SAP BI
6 32 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.45%) Data Mining
8 21 (2.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 20 (1.96%) DB2
10 17 (1.67%) QlikView
10 17 (1.67%) SAP HANA
11 16 (1.57%) BusinessObjects XI
11 16 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
12 15 (1.47%) MS Access
12 15 (1.47%) Relational Database
13 14 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (1.37%) MySQL
14 13 (1.27%) Big Data
15 12 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (1.76%) JIRA
2 9 (0.88%) Subversion
3 6 (0.59%) LSMW
3 6 (0.59%) Rational Rose
4 5 (0.49%) Selenium
5 4 (0.39%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.39%) Toad
6 3 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (0.20%) JUnit
7 2 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.098%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.098%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.098%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.098%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.098%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.098%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.098%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.098%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.098%) WebDriver
General
1 344 (33.73%) Finance
2 149 (14.61%) Manufacturing
3 134 (13.14%) Telecoms
4 107 (10.49%) Marketing
5 102 (10.00%) Electronics
6 48 (4.71%) Billing
7 34 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 30 (2.94%) Retail
9 19 (1.86%) Banking
10 13 (1.27%) General Ledger
11 10 (0.98%) Automotive
12 8 (0.78%) Back Office
13 6 (0.59%) Legal
14 5 (0.49%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.39%) Law
16 3 (0.29%) Local Government
17 2 (0.20%) French Language
17 2 (0.20%) Publishing
18 1 (0.098%) Military
Job Titles
1 274 (26.86%) Consultant
2 236 (23.14%) SAP Consultant
3 191 (18.73%) Analyst
4 85 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 82 (8.04%) SAP Analyst
6 81 (7.94%) Architect
7 74 (7.25%) SAP Manager
8 71 (6.96%) Developer
9 56 (5.49%) Business Analyst
10 40 (3.92%) Administrator
11 37 (3.63%) SAP Project Manager
12 34 (3.33%) Test Analyst
13 33 (3.24%) SAP FI Consultant
14 31 (3.04%) SAP Developer
15 30 (2.94%) SAP Architect
16 25 (2.45%) IT Manager
16 25 (2.45%) SAP Test Analyst
17 24 (2.35%) Functional Consultant
17 24 (2.35%) SAP Business Analyst
18 23 (2.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.24%) SAP Basis
2 29 (2.84%) SAP XI
3 24 (2.35%) .NET
3 24 (2.35%) HTML
3 24 (2.35%) SAP PI
3 24 (2.35%) XML
4 22 (2.16%) Web Dynpro
4 22 (2.16%) Web Services
5 15 (1.47%) HTML5
5 15 (1.47%) Middleware
6 14 (1.37%) CSS
7 11 (1.08%) AngularJS
8 10 (0.98%) jQuery
9 8 (0.78%) BAPI
9 8 (0.78%) SAP Fiori
9 8 (0.78%) SAPUI5
10 7 (0.69%) EDI
11 6 (0.59%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.59%) LAMP
11 6 (0.59%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (3.14%) Data Centre
2 32 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.06%) FMCG
4 14 (1.37%) Visualisation
5 13 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (1.27%) User Experience
6 11 (1.08%) Data Extraction
7 10 (0.98%) Data Integration
7 10 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 9 (0.88%) Life Science
9 8 (0.78%) e-Learning
10 6 (0.59%) Data Conversion
10 6 (0.59%) Replication
10 6 (0.59%) Smart Meter
11 5 (0.49%) Social Media
12 4 (0.39%) Economics
12 4 (0.39%) PMI
12 4 (0.39%) SCADA
13 3 (0.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (3.82%) Windows
2 36 (3.53%) Unix
3 29 (2.84%) Linux
4 12 (1.18%) AIX
5 11 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.59%) VMS
7 4 (0.39%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.20%) NetWare
8 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.20%) Solaris
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.098%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.098%) HPUX
9 1 (0.098%) SUSE
9 1 (0.098%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.098%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.098%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
2 120 (11.76%) ERP
3 118 (11.57%) Migration
4 111 (10.88%) Programme Management
5 100 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
6 93 (9.12%) Project Management
7 89 (8.73%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 72 (7.06%) CRM
10 49 (4.80%) Change Management
10 49 (4.80%) PRINCE2
11 48 (4.71%) Data Management
11 48 (4.71%) Data Modelling
11 48 (4.71%) Procure-to-pay
12 47 (4.61%) Data Migration
13 38 (3.73%) ITIL
14 36 (3.53%) Workflow
15 35 (3.43%) Analytics
15 35 (3.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 33 (3.24%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 84 (8.24%) SQL
2 72 (7.06%) ABAP
3 36 (3.53%) PL/SQL
4 30 (2.94%) Java
5 12 (1.18%) JavaScript
6 10 (0.98%) C#
7 9 (0.88%) PowerShell
8 8 (0.78%) VBA
9 7 (0.69%) Jython
9 7 (0.69%) PHP
9 7 (0.69%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.49%) C
11 4 (0.39%) VB
12 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.20%) Perl
13 2 (0.20%) Python
13 2 (0.20%) Ruby
13 2 (0.20%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.098%) C++
14 1 (0.098%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 58 (5.69%) Degree
2 45 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.37%) ISEB
5 13 (1.27%) SAP Certification
6 9 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.69%) CCA
9 6 (0.59%) APMP
9 6 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.59%) MBA
10 5 (0.49%) CCNA
10 5 (0.49%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.49%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.39%) HND
12 3 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.29%) PMP
12 3 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.53%) QA
2 25 (2.45%) SLA
3 20 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.78%) GxP
6 6 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.39%) COBIT
8 3 (0.29%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.20%) GAMP
9 2 (0.20%) GCP
9 2 (0.20%) GMP
10 1 (0.098%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.098%) AICPA
10 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.098%) P3O
10 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.49%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.098%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.098%) Docker
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.098%) UAG
5 1 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.78%) SCCM
3 7 (0.69%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (0.69%) SCOM
4 3 (0.29%) Nagios
4 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.29%) Puppet
4 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.20%) vRealize
6 1 (0.098%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.098%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.098%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.098%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.098%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.098%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.098%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.098%) WSUS
Vendors
1 155 (15.20%) Oracle
2 94 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 34 (3.33%) Informatica
4 25 (2.45%) HP
5 24 (2.35%) Ariba
6 20 (1.96%) OpenText
6 20 (1.96%) VMware
7 18 (1.76%) hybris
8 16 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.47%) IBM
9 15 (1.47%) webMethods
10 12 (1.18%) CA
11 10 (0.98%) Dell
11 10 (0.98%) ReadSoft
12 9 (0.88%) Cisco
12 9 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
12 9 (0.88%) Siebel
13 8 (0.78%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.78%) Sybase
14 7 (0.69%) Tableau
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