The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 20 33 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 2.78% 0.69% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 6.52% 3.23% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £24.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -6.60%
SAP
Wales

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

Vendors Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 42.59% 21.38% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 7
Average daily rate £445 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.25 £11.05 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.95% -72.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

SAP
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Swansea +16 3 - - 1
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 (50.00%) Agresso
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) DTV
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Agresso
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware