The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 23 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 Vendors for the Uxbridge 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.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 3 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 23 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 16.31% 33.04% 12.57%
As % of the Vendors category 30.26% 61.29% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 18
Average daily rate £370 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £433 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £599 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £26.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
Vendors Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 62 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 53.90% 53.91% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 39
Average daily rate £325 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £305 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £599 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £16.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% -40.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SAP
London

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
4 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) SAP Security
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
5 4 (14.81%) SAP BI
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) SLA
6 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 3 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (7.41%) FMCG
7 2 (7.41%) SAP GRC
7 2 (7.41%) Degree
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) Legal
7 2 (7.41%) CISM
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) CISSP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.41%) SAP GRC
2 2 (7.41%) SAP SM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
1 4 (14.81%) SAP BI
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Problem Manager
1 6 (22.22%) Incident Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Applications Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Incident & Problem Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Architect
3 2 (7.41%) SAP BI Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) SAP BI Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.41%) SAP BW Developer
3 2 (7.41%) SAP BW Architect
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Developer
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Security
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) CISM
1 2 (7.41%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Sun
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Ariba