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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 21 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.00% 1.42% 3.76%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 2.63% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £469 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £19.08 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.64% -23.68%
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
108 76 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 60.00% 53.90% 48.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 34
Median daily rate £300 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £350 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SAP.

1 14 (70.00%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (45.00%) Migration
3 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Security Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.00%) MobileIron
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 2 (10.00%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Legal
7 2 (10.00%) Retail

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Workstream Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) SAML
1 2 (10.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Security Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) MobileIron
2 2 (10.00%) Nintex
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) VMware