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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 20 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.19% 5.56% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 8.57% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -52.50%
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
45 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 47.87% 64.81% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 21
Average daily rate £413 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £249 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) FMCG
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) ATG
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Commerce Server
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) hybris
4 1 (20.00%) Billing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) SAP MM Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) SAP MM Business Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) SAP SD Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Logistics Business Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Logistics Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) SAP WM Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) SAP WM Business Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) SAP SRM Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ATG
1 1 (20.00%) hybris
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle