The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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 SE.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
UK / Wales
Rank 31 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 34 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.40% 2.18% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 13.08% 5.08% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 8
Median daily rate £465 £475 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% +45.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £630 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.96 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.23%

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
260 256 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.27% 42.88% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 175 196
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 6 19
Median hourly rate £15.10 £25.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.60% +96.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £31.00 £16.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +28 31 £450 -5.26% 3
West Wales - 2 £508 - 4
North Wales - 1 £475 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SAP.

1 33 (46.48%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 30 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.21%) Manufacturing
4 24 (33.80%) Programme Management
4 24 (33.80%) Electronics
4 24 (33.80%) Telecoms
4 24 (33.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (33.80%) Marketing
4 24 (33.80%) Digital Marketing
5 23 (32.39%) Java
6 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
7 17 (23.94%) SC Cleared
8 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (18.31%) Windows
10 13 (18.31%) Jenkins
10 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
10 13 (18.31%) Ansible
11 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
12 11 (15.49%) Configuration Management
12 11 (15.49%) Domain-Driven Design
12 11 (15.49%) REST
13 10 (14.08%) Scrum
13 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (12.68%) Oracle
14 9 (12.68%) Linux
14 9 (12.68%) Python
15 8 (11.27%) SQL
15 8 (11.27%) VMware

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.45%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.23%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) Confluence
4 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Luigi
5 1 (1.41%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (33.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.82%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.82%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.41%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.41%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.41%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.41%) Force.com
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) SAN
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.82%) Big Data
4 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.82%) GIS
4 2 (2.82%) HBase
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.41%) DataStage
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.41%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.41%) QlikView
5 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.23%) JUnit
2 3 (4.23%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) JBehave
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.41%) LSMW
4 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 25 (35.21%) Manufacturing
3 24 (33.80%) Electronics
3 24 (33.80%) Marketing
3 24 (33.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Architect
3 13 (18.31%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Consultant
5 8 (11.27%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (11.27%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Cloud Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Migration Architect
7 5 (7.04%) SAP Architect
7 5 (7.04%) SAP Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (5.63%) SAP Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Scala Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) REST
2 7 (9.86%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) JSON
4 4 (5.63%) CSS
4 4 (5.63%) Middleware
4 4 (5.63%) SAP PI
4 4 (5.63%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (4.23%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) SAP BSP
6 2 (2.82%) Dropwizard
6 2 (2.82%) ELK Stack
6 2 (2.82%) MCollective
6 2 (2.82%) RESTful
6 2 (2.82%) SAP Basis
6 2 (2.82%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) Ajax
7 1 (1.41%) Node.js
7 1 (1.41%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.82%) Clustering
6 2 (2.82%) PKI
6 2 (2.82%) Robotics
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
7 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) Fintech
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) Linux
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.45%) Unix
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) AIX
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.41%) SUSE
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.80%) Digital Marketing
3 24 (33.80%) Programme Management
4 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.49%) Configuration Management
5 11 (15.49%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (14.08%) Scrum
7 8 (11.27%) Migration
8 7 (9.86%) Analytics
8 7 (9.86%) BDD
8 7 (9.86%) Information Security
8 7 (9.86%) Kanban
8 7 (9.86%) TDD
9 6 (8.45%) OWASP
9 6 (8.45%) Project Management
9 6 (8.45%) Software Delivery
9 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.04%) Business Analytics
10 5 (7.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) Java
2 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.68%) Python
4 8 (11.27%) SQL
5 6 (8.45%) ABAP
6 1 (1.41%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) C#
6 1 (1.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) CEH
4 2 (2.82%) CISSP
4 2 (2.82%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.41%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.82%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Nessus
2 2 (2.82%) Packer
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Rundeck
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) Citrix
3 6 (8.45%) HP
3 6 (8.45%) NetApp
3 6 (8.45%) Teradata
4 4 (5.63%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.82%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.82%) ESRI
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.82%) Sonatype
5 2 (2.82%) Symantec
6 1 (1.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.41%) ParAccel
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.41%) Tableau
6 1 (1.41%) Talend
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