The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Afaria skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Afaria over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Afaria (formerly Sybase Afaria)
Rank 618 598 569
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -29
Contract jobs citing SAP Afaria 1 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.023% 0.070% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Average daily rate - £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £260 £375
% change year-on-year
- -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4367 4284 3710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.49% 8.46% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2768 2550 2096
Average daily rate £430 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 138 140
Average hourly rate £27.75 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.39% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £46.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

SAP Afaria
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Afaria within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SAP Afaria Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Afaria
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Afaria within the UK.

SAP Afaria Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Afaria
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Afaria within the UK.

SAP Afaria Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Afaria
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Afaria 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 Afaria.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Apple
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

SAP Afaria
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Afaria 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 Afaria. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple