The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Watford region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 28 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 4.23% 6.74% 5.31%
As % of the Vendors category 6.74% 16.67% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate £425 £500 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £475 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £525 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 62.68% 40.45% 49.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 17
Average daily rate £388 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £348 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £535 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £23.86 £11.00 £13.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.86% -19.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
Hertfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) DTS
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO-PA
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) DTS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Managing Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO-PA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
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