The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 33 25 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Contract jobs citing SAP 149 196 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.91% 6.71% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 12.99% 15.54% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 145 42
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£391 £363 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £519 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £426
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £31.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.54 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% -1.76%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1147 1261 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.80% 43.16% 42.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 836 505
Average daily rate £365 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 73 54
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.73% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. 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
Somerset -5 36 £381 +26.03% 2
Bristol -8 36 £381 -2.24% 14
Wiltshire -7 19 £400 -15.78% 4
Gloucestershire -5 17 £400 +3.22% 7
Dorset -5 1 £510 +13.27%
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 165 (51.56%) Finance
2 115 (35.94%) Manufacturing
3 107 (33.44%) Business Intelligence
4 101 (31.56%) Programme Management
5 99 (30.94%) Marketing
6 97 (30.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 97 (30.31%) Telecoms
7 96 (30.00%) Electronics
7 96 (30.00%) DTV
7 96 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
8 43 (13.44%) Microsoft
9 41 (12.81%) Retail
10 36 (11.25%) CRM
10 36 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (10.31%) E-Commerce
12 32 (10.00%) SQL
13 31 (9.69%) Web Services
14 30 (9.38%) PRINCE2
15 28 (8.75%) ITIL
15 28 (8.75%) .NET
15 28 (8.75%) Java
15 28 (8.75%) Banking
16 27 (8.44%) Project Management
17 26 (8.13%) Migration
18 25 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (7.50%) ERP
20 23 (7.19%) C#
21 22 (6.88%) Oracle
21 22 (6.88%) Data Migration
22 21 (6.56%) Business Objects

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (5.00%) CMS
2 15 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.50%) Mule
4 6 (1.88%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.56%) SAS
6 3 (0.94%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) IIS
8 1 (0.31%) Lync
8 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (4.38%) MS Visio
2 11 (3.44%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.56%) MS Project
4 5 (1.56%) MS Office
5 2 (0.63%) FastStats
5 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 97 (30.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (4.06%) SAP HR
3 11 (3.44%) SAP FI
3 11 (3.44%) SAP ERP
4 10 (3.13%) SAP SD
5 7 (2.19%) SAP CO
5 7 (2.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (2.19%) SAP EHS
6 6 (1.88%) SAP CRM
7 5 (1.56%) ResourceLink
8 4 (1.25%) SAP HCM
8 4 (1.25%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.94%) SAP PM
9 3 (0.94%) Agresso
9 3 (0.94%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.94%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.63%) Unica
10 2 (0.63%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.88%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.25%) SaaS
3 4 (1.25%) Office 365
3 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.63%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.63%) CheetahMail
5 2 (0.63%) Pure360
6 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.81%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.31%) Wireless
3 1 (0.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) LAN
3 1 (0.31%) WAN
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) SSL
3 1 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.56%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.19%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.25%) MySQL
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.94%) DB2
8 3 (0.94%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (0.94%) Big Data
8 3 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.63%) Xcelsius
9 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (2.81%) Maven
2 5 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.56%) JIRA
3 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.94%) ERwin
4 3 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.63%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.31%) Toad
6 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 165 (51.56%) Finance
2 115 (35.94%) Manufacturing
3 99 (30.94%) Marketing
4 97 (30.31%) Telecoms
5 96 (30.00%) Electronics
6 41 (12.81%) Retail
7 28 (8.75%) Banking
8 8 (2.50%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.88%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.25%) Billing
10 4 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.25%) Games
11 2 (0.63%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (21.56%) Analyst
2 55 (17.19%) Consultant
3 45 (14.06%) Developer
4 38 (11.88%) Architect
5 36 (11.25%) SAP Consultant
6 35 (10.94%) Business Analyst
7 34 (10.63%) Project Manager
8 24 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.94%) SAP Analyst
10 16 (5.00%) SAP Manager
11 14 (4.38%) Trainer
12 13 (4.06%) Java Developer
12 13 (4.06%) SAP Business Analyst
13 12 (3.75%) Designer
13 12 (3.75%) Senior Developer
14 11 (3.44%) Governance Manager
15 10 (3.13%) Data Governance Manager
15 10 (3.13%) Data Manager
15 10 (3.13%) Data Analyst
16 9 (2.81%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.69%) Web Services
2 28 (8.75%) .NET
3 19 (5.94%) HTML
4 18 (5.63%) Spring
5 16 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (5.00%) CSS
6 11 (3.44%) jQuery
7 9 (2.81%) Hibernate
7 9 (2.81%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.81%) HTML5
7 9 (2.81%) Spring MVC
8 8 (2.50%) JPA
9 7 (2.19%) AngularJS
9 7 (2.19%) XML
9 7 (2.19%) JSON
10 6 (1.88%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (1.56%) Apache Camel
11 5 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.56%) REST
11 5 (1.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 96 (30.00%) DTV
2 15 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.69%) GIS
3 14 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.13%) NHS
5 7 (2.19%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (1.88%) Online Banking
6 6 (1.88%) FMCG
6 6 (1.88%) User Experience
7 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (0.94%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.31%) PACS
9 1 (0.31%) Replication
9 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.31%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.31%) iPhone
9 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.31%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.63%) Linux
2 7 (2.19%) Windows
3 5 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.25%) CentOS
4 4 (1.25%) Fedora
5 3 (0.94%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
6 1 (0.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (33.44%) Business Intelligence
2 101 (31.56%) Programme Management
3 96 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
4 36 (11.25%) CRM
4 36 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (10.31%) E-Commerce
6 30 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 28 (8.75%) ITIL
8 27 (8.44%) Project Management
9 26 (8.13%) Migration
10 25 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (7.50%) ERP
12 22 (6.88%) Data Migration
13 19 (5.94%) Workflow
14 18 (5.63%) UML
14 18 (5.63%) SAP Implementation
15 17 (5.31%) Data Governance
16 16 (5.00%) Change Control
16 16 (5.00%) Business Transformation
16 16 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.00%) SQL
2 28 (8.75%) Java
3 23 (7.19%) C#
4 18 (5.63%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.44%) VB
6 10 (3.13%) VBA
7 9 (2.81%) Ruby
8 6 (1.88%) PHP
8 6 (1.88%) Python
9 5 (1.56%) ABAP
9 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.94%) Go
12 2 (0.63%) PHP5
12 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.31%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.31%) Jython
13 1 (0.31%) C
13 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (4.69%) ISEB
2 14 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.81%) Degree
5 5 (1.56%) CIPD
6 4 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.94%) CIMA
7 3 (0.94%) ACCA
8 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.63%) PMP
8 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.31%) CCNP
9 1 (0.31%) CCNA
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.38%) Data Quality
3 13 (4.06%) ISO 9000
4 11 (3.44%) SLA
5 4 (1.25%) QA
6 3 (0.94%) HL7
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Ceph
1 2 (0.63%) GPFS
2 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.19%) Puppet
3 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.88%) Oracle
3 21 (6.56%) Business Objects
4 13 (4.06%) hybris
5 12 (3.75%) Unisys
6 10 (3.13%) IBM
7 8 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.56%) ICL
9 4 (1.25%) Siebel
9 4 (1.25%) VMware
10 3 (0.94%) Teradata
10 3 (0.94%) ATG
10 3 (0.94%) Cisco
10 3 (0.94%) Sage
10 3 (0.94%) Informatica
10 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.63%) Netezza
11 2 (0.63%) DataFlux
11 2 (0.63%) Talend
11 2 (0.63%) Hortonworks
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