The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.76% - -
As % of the Vendors category 7.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £429 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.87% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +12.90%
SAP
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
67 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 50.38% 62.20% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 18
Average daily rate £335 £384 £196
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.70% +95.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £50.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.50% +181.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £34.60 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £50.00 £17.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Watford

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) ABAP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Progress
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
2 2 (22.22%) SAP PS
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
2 2 (22.22%) Billing
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) SAP CO-PA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) DTS
3 1 (11.11%) EDI
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP PS
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (11.11%) SAP PP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CS
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DTS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (11.11%) EDI
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Logistics
1 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Security
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) ABAP
2 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Progress
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) HP
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