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 27 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 28 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.43% 3.73% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 7.69% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£450 £400 £622
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -35.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-26.61% +48.57%
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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
76 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 54.29% 48.51% 63.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 14
Average daily rate £425 £335 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Average hourly rate - £15.25 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 27 August 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%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Android
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
4 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (13.33%) iPad
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Nintex
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Converged Infrastructure

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Commerce Server
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.67%) EDI
2 1 (6.67%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
1 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
2 1 (6.67%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (6.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) CISM
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Metastorm
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Nintex
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) ATG
3 1 (6.67%) OpenText
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) hybris
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago