The first table below looks at the demand for SAP XI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP XI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 54 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +227.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
147 64 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.25% 19.81% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 46 23
Average daily rate £425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.94% -38.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
SAP XI
Wales

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SAP XI
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SAP XI
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SAP XI Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SAP XI
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports

SAP XI
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) R
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle