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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 43 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 23 37 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.30% 7.41% 16.83%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% 16.52% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £9.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £43.90 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-56.71% +154.49%
SAP
UK

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
326 224 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.84% 44.89% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 112 116
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £15.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.02 £90.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
South Wales -24 10 £305 -23.75% 4
West Wales -3 3 £500 -28.57%
North Wales - - - - 1
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UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) Oracle
4 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
4 9 (21.95%) SAP BW
4 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) Marketing
5 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
5 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.07%) DTV
6 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
6 7 (17.07%) Electronics
6 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
6 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (17.07%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
7 6 (14.63%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
8 5 (12.20%) CSS
8 5 (12.20%) VB
8 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
8 5 (12.20%) Toad
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (12.20%) MVC
8 5 (12.20%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (12.20%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (12.20%) Data Extraction

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (12.20%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (9.76%) SAP CO
3 4 (9.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (9.76%) SAP SRM
3 4 (9.76%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SAP BW
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) DataStage
5 3 (7.32%) QlikView
6 2 (4.88%) MS Access
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Toad
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
2 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
3 7 (17.07%) Electronics
3 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Data Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Data Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) QlikView Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) SAP Data Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) SAP Basis
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.32%) WCF
3 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.88%) HTML5
4 2 (4.88%) jQuery
4 2 (4.88%) Ajax
5 1 (2.44%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) DTV
2 5 (12.20%) Data Extraction
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) CentOS
1 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Fedora
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
3 7 (17.07%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (14.63%) Physical Data Model
5 5 (12.20%) MVC
5 5 (12.20%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (9.76%) Validation
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) ERP
7 3 (7.32%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (4.88%) Kanban
8 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Line Management
8 2 (4.88%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) VB
2 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) VBA
5 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CISA
3 1 (2.44%) CAPM
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.32%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Progress
5 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) ESRI
5 1 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (2.44%) Open Text
5 1 (2.44%) Ventyx
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