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 10 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 35 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 48 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.97% 1.73% 2.76%
As % of the Vendors category 14.55% 3.91% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 9 10
Median daily rate £488 £388 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £344 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £490 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.48 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £18.05 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-22.43% -5.00%
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
330 307 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.04% 44.17% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 227 186
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.68 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.22% +10.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.80 £28.50 £17.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 36 £488 +25.80% 3
West Wales - 11 £481 -
North Wales - 1 £475 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 37 (50.00%) Finance
2 33 (44.59%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (39.19%) Manufacturing
3 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (37.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 28 (37.84%) Marketing
4 28 (37.84%) Digital Marketing
4 28 (37.84%) Programme Management
4 28 (37.84%) Electronics
4 28 (37.84%) Telecoms
5 25 (33.78%) Security Cleared
6 23 (31.08%) Java
7 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
8 15 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (18.92%) Windows
10 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
10 13 (17.57%) REST
10 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
10 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
10 13 (17.57%) Ansible
11 12 (16.22%) Migration
11 12 (16.22%) Service Management
11 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
12 11 (14.86%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (13.51%) Project Management
14 9 (12.16%) VMware
14 9 (12.16%) Scrum
14 9 (12.16%) Linux
14 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.05%) Apache
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.70%) Confluence
3 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Luigi
4 1 (1.35%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (37.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.05%) SAP CO
2 3 (4.05%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.05%) SAP HCM
3 2 (2.70%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.70%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.35%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) PaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.35%) Force.com
4 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) SAN
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.70%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.35%) DataStage
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) HBase
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.35%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.35%) QlikView
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.05%) JUnit
2 3 (4.05%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) JBehave
3 2 (2.70%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.35%) LSMW
4 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (50.00%) Finance
2 29 (39.19%) Manufacturing
3 28 (37.84%) Electronics
3 28 (37.84%) Marketing
3 28 (37.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.35%) Local Government
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Architect
1 21 (28.38%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Consultant
2 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Technical Architect
4 10 (13.51%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Migration Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) SAP Developer
8 4 (5.41%) SAP Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (4.05%) SAP Architect
9 3 (4.05%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) SAP PI Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) REST
2 7 (9.46%) Web Services
3 5 (6.76%) JSON
4 4 (5.41%) CSS
4 4 (5.41%) Middleware
4 4 (5.41%) SAP PI
5 3 (4.05%) HTML
5 3 (4.05%) SAP BSP
5 3 (4.05%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (2.70%) Dropwizard
6 2 (2.70%) ELK Stack
6 2 (2.70%) MCollective
6 2 (2.70%) RESTful
6 2 (2.70%) SAP Basis
6 2 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (1.35%) .NET
7 1 (1.35%) J2EE
7 1 (1.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.35%) SOAP
7 1 (1.35%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
1 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) Robotics
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.11%) Unix
5 2 (2.70%) AIX
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.35%) SUSE
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.84%) Digital Marketing
3 28 (37.84%) Programme Management
4 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
6 12 (16.22%) Migration
6 12 (16.22%) Service Management
7 11 (14.86%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (13.51%) Project Management
9 9 (12.16%) Scrum
10 8 (10.81%) Information Security
11 7 (9.46%) ITIL
12 6 (8.11%) Kanban
12 6 (8.11%) OWASP
12 6 (8.11%) Project Governance
12 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.11%) Software Delivery
12 6 (8.11%) TDD
13 5 (6.76%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.08%) Java
2 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 6 (8.11%) ABAP
5 5 (6.76%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.35%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Security Cleared
2 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) CEH
4 2 (2.70%) CISSP
4 2 (2.70%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.35%) CCA
5 1 (1.35%) PMP
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.70%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Ansible
2 5 (6.76%) Zenoss
3 2 (2.70%) Nessus
3 2 (2.70%) Packer
3 2 (2.70%) Puppet
3 2 (2.70%) Rundeck
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) VMware
2 7 (9.46%) Citrix
2 7 (9.46%) HP
2 7 (9.46%) NetApp
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.05%) BMC
6 2 (2.70%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.70%) Sonatype
6 2 (2.70%) Symantec
6 2 (2.70%) Teradata
7 1 (1.35%) Actian
7 1 (1.35%) Cognos
7 1 (1.35%) Genesys
7 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.35%) Sybase
7 1 (1.35%) Workday
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