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 17 April 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 20 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 6.02% 4.35% 6.74%
As % of the Vendors category 11.27% 6.90% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £353 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £660 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -15.38%
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
71 87 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 53.38% 63.04% 40.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 13
Average daily rate £388 £381 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% -15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £202 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £433 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £55.68 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.16% +406.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2015, 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 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) Nintex
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) Metastorm
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) SCOM
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) iPad
3 3 (20.00%) Product Management
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) SAP PS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
1 2 (13.33%) SAP PS
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CS
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Architect
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) SAP PS Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 1 (6.67%) Chief Architect
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Workflow
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Metastorm
1 4 (26.67%) Nintex
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects