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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 38 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 419 397 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.59% 4.25% 4.94%
As % of the Vendors category 9.54% 9.15% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 211 247
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £608 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.23% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Median hourly rate £18.97 £23.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.26% +14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.85 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.10 £57.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
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
4392 4341 4332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.07% 46.43% 47.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 2363 2159
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 244 252
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.02 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +8 134 £425 -0.58% 36
Surrey 0 78 £500 +25.00% 26
Hampshire -1 72 £388 -13.88% 21
Buckinghamshire +20 40 £405 +8.00% 9
Middlesex -5 21 £415 +4.79%
West Sussex -39 19 £350 -29.29% 2
Oxfordshire -8 10 £350 -22.22% 4
Sussex +7 6 £175 -
East Sussex +4 6 £450 -27.41% 1
Kent -6 4 £408 - 5
Home Counties +2 2 - -
M4 Corridor 0 2 - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 298 (32.01%) Finance
2 182 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
3 121 (13.00%) Telecoms
4 120 (12.89%) Manufacturing
4 120 (12.89%) Migration
5 115 (12.35%) Oracle
6 110 (11.82%) ERP
7 105 (11.28%) Marketing
8 101 (10.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 100 (10.74%) Programme Management
10 96 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 92 (9.88%) Electronics
12 91 (9.77%) Digital Marketing
13 89 (9.56%) BusinessObjects
14 81 (8.70%) SQL
15 79 (8.49%) Project Management
15 79 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
16 75 (8.06%) Microsoft
17 74 (7.95%) CRM
18 68 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
19 65 (6.98%) MS Excel
20 63 (6.77%) Data Migration
21 61 (6.55%) ABAP
22 59 (6.34%) SAP BW
22 59 (6.34%) SAP FI
23 50 (5.37%) SAP ERP
24 49 (5.26%) Data Modelling
25 44 (4.73%) SuccessFactors
26 41 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
26 41 (4.40%) SQL Server

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 28 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.83%) NetWeaver
3 13 (1.40%) IIS
4 10 (1.07%) WebLogic
5 9 (0.97%) Confluence
5 9 (0.97%) JBoss
6 8 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.86%) SAP EP
7 6 (0.64%) CMS
8 5 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.54%) SAS
8 5 (0.54%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.32%) SAP Portal
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 65 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.22%) MS Office
3 21 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.40%) MS Project
5 11 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.64%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.21%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.21%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 101 (10.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 59 (6.34%) SAP FI
3 50 (5.37%) SAP ERP
4 41 (4.40%) SAP CO
5 40 (4.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 32 (3.44%) SAP CRM
7 29 (3.11%) SAP IS-U
8 25 (2.69%) SAP HR
9 23 (2.47%) SAP PSCD
10 21 (2.26%) SAP BPC
11 20 (2.15%) SAP SD
12 16 (1.72%) SAP GRC
12 16 (1.72%) SAP MM
13 15 (1.61%) SAP SRM
14 12 (1.29%) SAP MDM
15 11 (1.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
16 10 (1.07%) SAP R/3
17 9 (0.97%) Maximo
17 9 (0.97%) SAP Business ByDesign
17 9 (0.97%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.73%) SuccessFactors
2 23 (2.47%) SaaS
3 14 (1.50%) Boomi
4 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.54%) Veeva
7 4 (0.43%) Office 365
7 4 (0.43%) Taleo
8 3 (0.32%) AtomSphere
9 2 (0.21%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.18%) DNS
1 11 (1.18%) SAN
2 9 (0.97%) Firewall
2 9 (0.97%) Internet
3 8 (0.86%) CTI
3 8 (0.86%) DHCP
3 8 (0.86%) WAN
3 8 (0.86%) Wireless
4 7 (0.75%) LAN
5 5 (0.54%) RTP
5 5 (0.54%) SMS
6 4 (0.43%) 3G
7 3 (0.32%) HTTP
7 3 (0.32%) Intranet
7 3 (0.32%) VoIP
7 3 (0.32%) VPN
8 2 (0.21%) BGP
8 2 (0.21%) Extranet
8 2 (0.21%) MPLS
8 2 (0.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (9.56%) BusinessObjects
2 59 (6.34%) SAP BW
3 41 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 39 (4.19%) Oracle Database
5 38 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (3.97%) SAP HANA
7 35 (3.76%) SAP BI
8 22 (2.36%) Data Mining
8 22 (2.36%) SAP Data Services
9 15 (1.61%) Relational Database
10 14 (1.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 13 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.40%) QlikView
12 12 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (1.18%) DB2
14 10 (1.07%) Big Data
14 10 (1.07%) MS Access
15 9 (0.97%) Oracle OWB
16 8 (0.86%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 11 (1.18%) LSMW
2 10 (1.07%) JIRA
3 6 (0.64%) Toad
4 4 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.43%) Subversion
4 4 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.32%) CaliberRM
5 3 (0.32%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.32%) PowerDesigner
5 3 (0.32%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.21%) Maven
6 2 (0.21%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.21%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.21%) Selenium
6 2 (0.21%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.21%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.11%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.11%) Hudson
7 1 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.11%) Testopia
General
1 298 (32.01%) Finance
2 121 (13.00%) Telecoms
3 120 (12.89%) Manufacturing
4 105 (11.28%) Marketing
5 92 (9.88%) Electronics
6 40 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 36 (3.87%) Retail
8 30 (3.22%) Billing
9 13 (1.40%) Legal
10 12 (1.29%) General Ledger
11 10 (1.07%) Automotive
12 8 (0.86%) Banking
13 5 (0.54%) Back Office
14 4 (0.43%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.43%) Local Government
15 2 (0.21%) French Language
16 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.11%) German Language
16 1 (0.11%) Law
16 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 248 (26.64%) Consultant
2 215 (23.09%) SAP Consultant
3 198 (21.27%) Analyst
4 87 (9.34%) Architect
4 87 (9.34%) Project Manager
5 76 (8.16%) SAP Manager
6 65 (6.98%) Developer
7 63 (6.77%) SAP Analyst
8 55 (5.91%) Business Analyst
9 42 (4.51%) SAP Architect
10 38 (4.08%) Test Analyst
11 36 (3.87%) Data Analyst
11 36 (3.87%) SAP Project Manager
12 34 (3.65%) SAP FI Consultant
13 33 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (3.01%) IT Manager
15 26 (2.79%) SAP Developer
16 23 (2.47%) Administrator
17 21 (2.26%) Data Architect
17 21 (2.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.01%) .NET
2 25 (2.69%) Web Services
2 25 (2.69%) XML
3 23 (2.47%) SAP Basis
4 22 (2.36%) SAP XI
5 20 (2.15%) Web Dynpro
6 14 (1.50%) SAP PI
7 13 (1.40%) HTML
7 13 (1.40%) REST
8 11 (1.18%) CSS
8 11 (1.18%) Middleware
8 11 (1.18%) SOAP
9 8 (0.86%) jQuery
9 8 (0.86%) SAML
10 7 (0.75%) EDI
10 7 (0.75%) SAP Fiori
11 6 (0.64%) SAPUI5
12 5 (0.54%) AngularJS
12 5 (0.54%) HTML5
12 5 (0.54%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (2.79%) Data Centre
3 22 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 21 (2.26%) Data Integration
5 20 (2.15%) FMCG
6 19 (2.04%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.40%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.29%) Life Science
9 11 (1.18%) Data Extraction
10 10 (1.07%) Data Structures
11 9 (0.97%) Data Conversion
11 9 (0.97%) e-Learning
11 9 (0.97%) Smart Meter
12 7 (0.75%) Replication
13 6 (0.64%) Statistics
13 6 (0.64%) User Experience
14 4 (0.43%) LIMS
15 3 (0.32%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.32%) Economics
15 3 (0.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 40 (4.30%) Windows
2 22 (2.36%) Unix
3 13 (1.40%) Linux
4 12 (1.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.64%) AIX
6 5 (0.54%) Android
6 5 (0.54%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.43%) VMS
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.21%) HPUX
9 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.21%) Solaris
9 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.11%) Fedora
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
2 120 (12.89%) Migration
3 110 (11.82%) ERP
4 100 (10.74%) Programme Management
5 96 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 91 (9.77%) Digital Marketing
7 79 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (8.49%) Project Management
8 74 (7.95%) CRM
9 63 (6.77%) Data Migration
10 49 (5.26%) Data Modelling
11 41 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 40 (4.30%) Data Management
12 40 (4.30%) Logistics
13 39 (4.19%) PRINCE2
14 37 (3.97%) ETL
15 36 (3.87%) ITIL
16 34 (3.65%) Change Management
16 34 (3.65%) Workflow
17 32 (3.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (8.70%) SQL
2 61 (6.55%) ABAP
3 30 (3.22%) PL/SQL
4 27 (2.90%) Java
5 9 (0.97%) C
5 9 (0.97%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.75%) C#
6 7 (0.75%) Jython
6 7 (0.75%) VBA
7 5 (0.54%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.54%) VB
8 4 (0.43%) COBOL
8 4 (0.43%) PHP
8 4 (0.43%) Smalltalk
8 4 (0.43%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.21%) PHP 5
9 2 (0.21%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.21%) Python
9 2 (0.21%) VBScript
10 1 (0.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 37 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 36 (3.87%) Degree
3 29 (3.11%) ISEB
4 28 (3.01%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.97%) ACCA
6 9 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (0.97%) SAP Certification
7 8 (0.86%) CIMA
8 7 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.75%) PMP
9 6 (0.64%) CCA
9 6 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.43%) CCNA
10 4 (0.43%) CITP
10 4 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.54%) QA
2 29 (3.11%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (1.40%) SLA
5 8 (0.86%) GxP
6 5 (0.54%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.43%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) AICPA
8 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.32%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) ClearTrust
6 1 (0.11%) Docker
6 1 (0.11%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.75%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (0.64%) SCOM
4 5 (0.54%) SCCM
5 2 (0.21%) Puppet
5 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.21%) vRealize
6 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.11%) Netcool
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.11%) WSUS
6 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 115 (12.35%) Oracle
2 75 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.44%) HP
4 29 (3.11%) Informatica
5 23 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.93%) IBM
6 18 (1.93%) VMware
7 16 (1.72%) Hyperion
8 14 (1.50%) Tableau
9 13 (1.40%) hybris
10 11 (1.18%) Ariba
10 11 (1.18%) Cognos
10 11 (1.18%) Dell
10 11 (1.18%) Siebel
10 11 (1.18%) Sybase
11 10 (1.07%) CA
11 10 (1.07%) Cisco
11 10 (1.07%) webMethods
12 8 (0.86%) OpenText
13 7 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
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