The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 59 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 5.13% 10.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 12.35% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 8
Average daily rate
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£315 £380 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -8.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £264 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £18.99 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -39.20%
SAP
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
191 170 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 33.57% 41.56% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 95 73
Average daily rate £350 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.97 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% +11.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £13.55 £13.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.90 £19.09 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SAP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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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
Cardiff -21 7 £315 -3.07% 5
Newport -16 2 - - 1
Glamorgan - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - -
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) SAP BW
3 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (27.27%) Business Objects
3 6 (27.27%) MS Office
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Xcelsius
4 5 (22.73%) Data Management
4 5 (22.73%) SAP BPC
5 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) SAP SRM
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (13.64%) Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (13.64%) DTV
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) Electronics
6 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
4 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SAP BPC
2 4 (18.18%) SAP SRM
3 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
4 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SAP BW
2 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (27.27%) Xcelsius
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) SAP Data Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Excel Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) DTV
3 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 5 (22.73%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) CAPM
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Business Objects
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos
3 2 (9.09%) Progress
4 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.55%) ESRI
4 1 (4.55%) Open Text
4 1 (4.55%) Zend
4 1 (4.55%) Ventyx
Cardiff
People Source
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
People Source
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £26 - £31 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Orgtel
Rate: £430 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago