The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 19 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP 40 27 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.92% 8.13% 14.86%
As % of the Vendors category 15.94% 16.56% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 40
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £560 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -40.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
SAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
251 163 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.70% 49.10% 47.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 96 135
Average daily rate £395 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 16
Average hourly rate £14.75 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £38.00 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the West Sussex region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the West Sussex region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SAP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -3 12 £463 -17.41% 1
Crawley -12 7 £463 -2.11%
Chichester - 1 £550 -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 45 (60.81%) Finance
2 35 (47.30%) ERP
3 27 (36.49%) SAP ERP
4 19 (25.68%) SAP PSCD
4 19 (25.68%) CRM
4 19 (25.68%) SAP FI
5 15 (20.27%) SAP BW
5 15 (20.27%) SAP FI-CA
6 13 (17.57%) Test Management
6 13 (17.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
7 11 (14.86%) SAP XI
8 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (13.51%) Oracle
8 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
8 10 (13.51%) General Ledger
8 10 (13.51%) Requirements Management
9 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
9 9 (12.16%) SAP SRM
9 9 (12.16%) CCA
9 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
10 8 (10.81%) Migration
10 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
11 7 (9.46%) MS Office
11 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
11 7 (9.46%) webMethods
11 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (9.46%) SAP Data Services
12 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (8.11%) QA

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.35%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (36.49%) SAP ERP
2 19 (25.68%) SAP PSCD
2 19 (25.68%) SAP FI
3 15 (20.27%) SAP FI-CA
4 9 (12.16%) SAP SRM
5 5 (6.76%) SAP HR
6 4 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (5.41%) SAP CO
7 3 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (2.70%) SAP CRM
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (2.70%) assyst
8 2 (2.70%) SAP MDM
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (1.35%) SAP MM
9 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (1.35%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Wireless
2 2 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SAP BW
2 7 (9.46%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.70%) OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.70%) QlikView
5 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.35%) MS Access
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.35%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MorphX
General
1 45 (60.81%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) General Ledger
3 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Consultant
2 39 (52.70%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (14.86%) Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) SAP BW Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) SAP BI Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.70%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Data Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) SAP XI
2 4 (5.41%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (5.41%) BAPI
2 4 (5.41%) SAP ALE
3 3 (4.05%) SAP PI
3 3 (4.05%) .NET
3 3 (4.05%) XML
4 2 (2.70%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (2.70%) J2EE
4 2 (2.70%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.35%) Spring
5 1 (1.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) JSP
5 1 (1.35%) Servlets
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) Data Integration
1 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
1 2 (2.70%) iPad
1 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.35%) LIMS
2 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
1 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.70%) Android
2 2 (2.70%) AIX
2 2 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) ERP
2 19 (25.68%) CRM
3 13 (17.57%) Test Management
3 13 (17.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.51%) Requirements Management
5 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
6 8 (10.81%) Migration
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.76%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.76%) Revenue Management
9 5 (6.76%) Workflow
9 5 (6.76%) Project Management
10 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.41%) Data Management
10 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.05%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
1 5 (6.76%) ABAP
1 5 (6.76%) Java
2 2 (2.70%) SAPscript
2 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.70%) X++
3 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.16%) CCA
4 4 (5.41%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) SAP Certification
6 2 (2.70%) VCP4
7 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) webMethods
3 4 (5.41%) Ariba
3 4 (5.41%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.05%) Citrix
4 3 (4.05%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.70%) Tableau
5 2 (2.70%) Syclo
5 2 (2.70%) Apple
5 2 (2.70%) Baan
5 2 (2.70%) Avaya
5 2 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.70%) Cognos
6 1 (1.35%) Epicor
6 1 (1.35%) Infor