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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 63 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 19 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.43% 8.23% 6.58%
As % of the Vendors category 6.83% 18.08% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £18.99 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.37 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.29% -38.78%
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
278 260 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.60% 45.53% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 132 92
Average daily rate £331 £305 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.36% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £207 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 9
Average hourly rate £20.85 £18.97 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.91% +11.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £13.52 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £19.14 £33.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 -23 9 £300 -7.69% 6
North Wales -2 4 - -
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SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) SAP BW
3 11 (27.50%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle
3 11 (27.50%) Business Objects
4 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (15.00%) ERP
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) Xcelsius
7 5 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (12.50%) Data Extraction
7 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 5 (12.50%) SAP BPC
7 5 (12.50%) Toad
7 5 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.50%) MS Office
7 5 (12.50%) VB
7 5 (12.50%) Data Management
7 5 (12.50%) SAP SRM
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (10.00%) Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) SAP Basis
8 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (10.00%) Management Information System

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
1 5 (12.50%) SAP BPC
1 5 (12.50%) SAP SRM
2 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (5.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.50%) HFM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.50%) Agresso
4 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SAP BW
2 11 (27.50%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) Xcelsius
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) MS Access
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Toad
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Data Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Excel Developer
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Data Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
2 2 (5.00%) Ajax
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) DTV
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (15.00%) ERP
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (12.50%) Data Management
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.50%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.50%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Workflow
6 2 (5.00%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.00%) Web Design
6 2 (5.00%) Line Management
6 2 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) VB
3 3 (7.50%) VBA
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) PHP
4 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
1 11 (27.50%) Business Objects
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) JD Edwards
4 2 (5.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.50%) Ventyx
5 1 (2.50%) Open Text
5 1 (2.50%) Zend
5 1 (2.50%) Progress
5 1 (2.50%) Remedy
5 1 (2.50%) JDA
5 1 (2.50%) ESRI
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago