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 31 July 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 55 52 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Contract jobs citing SAP 19 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.16% 2.55% 6.18%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 6.17% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £306 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £240 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £485 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-15.20% +11.11%
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
366 308 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.54% 41.29% 48.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 186 151
Average daily rate £350 £385 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £497 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.35 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 12 £375 +25.00% 5
West Wales -1 2 - -
North Wales - 2 £425 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Migration
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) Agresso
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) SAP CO
5 4 (12.12%) LSMW
5 4 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (12.12%) DataStage
5 4 (12.12%) SAP FI
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
6 3 (9.09%) SAP SD
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) MS Office
6 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (6.06%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.06%) Front Office
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.06%) AIX
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (6.06%) SAP BW

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Agresso
2 4 (12.12%) SAP FI
2 4 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (12.12%) SAP CO
3 3 (9.09%) SAP SD
4 2 (6.06%) SAP R/3
5 1 (3.03%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.03%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) DataStage
2 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) QlikView
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) LSMW
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) SAP Manager
3 4 (12.12%) SAP Data Migration Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Data Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Data Migration Manager
3 4 (12.12%) SAP Data Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) HACMP
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) GIS
3 1 (3.03%) BBC
3 1 (3.03%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) AIX
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) WFM
7 1 (3.03%) Use Case
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) ERP
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Cognos
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Remedy
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Teradata
3 1 (3.03%) hybris
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