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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 37 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 133 105 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.17% 4.28% 3.74%
As % of the Vendors category 10.43% 10.18% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 64 54
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£423 £406 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £546 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £49.05 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-61.26% +180.28%
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
1275 1031 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.96% 42.05% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 605 647
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 60 72
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% -10.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.01 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +27 38 £450 +14.28% 8
Bristol -18 30 £388 -11.42% 26
Wiltshire +1 27 £488 +30.00% 8
Gloucestershire -14 5 £375 +25.00% 7
Devon -5 2 £378 - 4
Dorset -9 2 - - 2
Cornwall - - - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 126 (44.84%) Finance
2 82 (29.18%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (28.47%) Manufacturing
4 71 (25.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 67 (23.84%) Telecoms
6 66 (23.49%) Programme Management
6 66 (23.49%) Marketing
7 63 (22.42%) DTV
7 63 (22.42%) Electronics
7 63 (22.42%) Digital Marketing
8 47 (16.73%) Microsoft
9 41 (14.59%) Oracle
9 41 (14.59%) Retail
10 40 (14.23%) Java
10 40 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (13.17%) SQL
12 36 (12.81%) Migration
13 34 (12.10%) Web Services
13 34 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (11.39%) C#
15 31 (11.03%) ITIL
15 31 (11.03%) E-Commerce
15 31 (11.03%) ERP
16 29 (10.32%) IBM
17 28 (9.96%) SAP Implementation
18 27 (9.61%) PRINCE2
19 26 (9.25%) .NET
20 25 (8.90%) Banking
20 25 (8.90%) Data Migration
21 24 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (5.34%) CMS
2 10 (3.56%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.20%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.14%) NetWeaver
4 6 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.07%) Apache
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.36%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (3.20%) MS Office
3 9 (3.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 71 (25.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (4.63%) SAP ERP
3 9 (3.20%) SAP FI
4 8 (2.85%) SAP CRM
5 7 (2.49%) Agresso
5 7 (2.49%) SAP HR
5 7 (2.49%) SAP SD
6 6 (2.14%) SAP GRC
7 5 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (1.78%) SAP CO
8 4 (1.42%) SAP MM
8 4 (1.42%) SAP PM
8 4 (1.42%) SAP QM
8 4 (1.42%) SAP Payroll
8 4 (1.42%) SAP FI-CA
9 3 (1.07%) SAP HCM
9 3 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.71%) SAP ECC
10 2 (0.71%) SAP HR-PA
10 2 (0.71%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.14%) SaaS
2 6 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.07%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.07%) Force.com
5 2 (0.71%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.05%) Internet
2 8 (2.85%) SAN
3 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.07%) NAS
4 3 (1.07%) Firewall
4 3 (1.07%) DNS
5 2 (0.71%) SSL
5 2 (0.71%) WAN
5 2 (0.71%) VPN
5 2 (0.71%) LDAP
5 2 (0.71%) DHCP
5 2 (0.71%) FTP
5 2 (0.71%) LAN
5 2 (0.71%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.36%) VoIP
6 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.69%) DB2
3 13 (4.63%) SAP BW
4 10 (3.56%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.49%) MySQL
6 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.78%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.07%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.07%) HBase
9 3 (1.07%) MS Access
9 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.07%) Voldemort
9 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Maven
2 3 (1.07%) Selenium
2 3 (1.07%) JIRA
2 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.71%) ERwin
3 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.71%) FitNesse
3 2 (0.71%) WATIR
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
4 1 (0.36%) Hudson
4 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) JUnit
4 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 126 (44.84%) Finance
2 80 (28.47%) Manufacturing
3 67 (23.84%) Telecoms
4 66 (23.49%) Marketing
5 63 (22.42%) Electronics
6 41 (14.59%) Retail
7 25 (8.90%) Banking
8 16 (5.69%) Retail Banking
9 7 (2.49%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.78%) Back Office
11 2 (0.71%) Advertising
12 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Games
12 1 (0.36%) Military
12 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (25.62%) Analyst
2 65 (23.13%) Architect
3 36 (12.81%) Consultant
3 36 (12.81%) Solutions Architect
4 35 (12.46%) Developer
5 30 (10.68%) Business Analyst
6 23 (8.19%) SAP Consultant
7 17 (6.05%) SAP Analyst
8 15 (5.34%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.98%) Technical Architect
10 12 (4.27%) Data Architect
10 12 (4.27%) Test Manager
10 12 (4.27%) Java Developer
11 11 (3.91%) Data Manager
11 11 (3.91%) Designer
12 10 (3.56%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.56%) SAP Manager
12 10 (3.56%) SAP Business Analyst
13 9 (3.20%) PMO Analyst
13 9 (3.20%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.10%) Web Services
2 26 (9.25%) .NET
3 18 (6.41%) HTML
4 15 (5.34%) CSS
5 14 (4.98%) .NET Framework
6 13 (4.63%) Spring
7 12 (4.27%) jQuery
8 11 (3.91%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.20%) J2EE
10 8 (2.85%) XML
10 8 (2.85%) JSON
11 5 (1.78%) Spring MVC
11 5 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.78%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.42%) SAP XI
12 4 (1.42%) HTML5
12 4 (1.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 3 (1.07%) WCF
13 3 (1.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (22.42%) DTV
2 16 (5.69%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.69%) Mobile Banking
3 12 (4.27%) Data Structures
4 11 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.56%) GIS
6 9 (3.20%) Online Banking
6 9 (3.20%) Data Extraction
7 8 (2.85%) Open Source
8 4 (1.42%) NHS
8 4 (1.42%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.42%) FMCG
8 4 (1.42%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.07%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.71%) PMI
10 2 (0.71%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.71%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.12%) Windows
1 20 (7.12%) Linux
2 19 (6.76%) UNIX
3 12 (4.27%) zOS
4 6 (2.14%) Fedora
4 6 (2.14%) CentOS
5 5 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.71%) Android
7 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (29.18%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (23.49%) Programme Management
3 63 (22.42%) Digital Marketing
4 40 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (12.81%) Migration
6 34 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (11.03%) ITIL
7 31 (11.03%) E-Commerce
7 31 (11.03%) ERP
8 28 (9.96%) SAP Implementation
9 27 (9.61%) PRINCE2
10 25 (8.90%) Data Migration
11 24 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
12 22 (7.83%) CRM
12 22 (7.83%) TOGAF
13 20 (7.12%) Data Modelling
13 20 (7.12%) Project Management
13 20 (7.12%) Business Transformation
14 17 (6.05%) SOA
15 16 (5.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.23%) Java
2 37 (13.17%) SQL
3 32 (11.39%) C#
4 18 (6.41%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.63%) PHP
5 13 (4.63%) VB
6 12 (4.27%) Python
6 12 (4.27%) Ruby
7 10 (3.56%) Delphi
8 9 (3.20%) ABAP
9 7 (2.49%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.14%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.14%) Perl
11 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.07%) PHP5
12 3 (1.07%) C
12 3 (1.07%) C++
12 3 (1.07%) Golang
13 2 (0.71%) VBA
13 2 (0.71%) Jython
Qualifications
1 17 (6.05%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.27%) ISEB
2 12 (4.27%) SC Cleared
2 12 (4.27%) Degree
3 3 (1.07%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.07%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.07%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.71%) ACCA
4 2 (0.71%) CIMA
4 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) CCNP
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) PMP
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.20%) QA
2 9 (3.20%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.20%) ISO 9000
3 5 (1.78%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.71%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 10 (3.56%) Puppet
1 10 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.71%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (16.73%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.59%) Oracle
3 29 (10.32%) IBM
4 18 (6.41%) Unisys
5 12 (4.27%) Sun
5 12 (4.27%) VMware
6 11 (3.91%) Citrix
7 10 (3.56%) Business Objects
8 9 (3.20%) EMC
8 9 (3.20%) Cisco
9 8 (2.85%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.85%) ICL
10 7 (2.49%) hybris
11 5 (1.78%) Siebel
12 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.42%) HP
13 3 (1.07%) Eloqua
13 3 (1.07%) Sitecore
13 3 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (1.07%) Informatica
South West England
People Source
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
People Source
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
People Source
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £180 - £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £28 - £33 per hour + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £50 per hour + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £28 - £33 per hour + DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £23 - £30 per hour + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago