The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 18 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 2.27% 23.53% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 40.00% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate
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£495 £357 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.84% -42.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
SAP
Worcestershire

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

Vendors Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 63.64% 58.82% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 8
Average daily rate £328 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £278 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £466 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcester 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 11 (64.71%) SAP Implementation
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 3 (17.65%) C
5 3 (17.65%) SAP HR
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) ISEB
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Casewise
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
7 1 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
7 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.88%) ABAP
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
7 1 (5.88%) SAP PS
7 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcester 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 (17.65%) SAP HR
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP PS
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HCM
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Change Manager
3 4 (23.53%) SAP Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Release Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Change and Release Manager
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Change Manager
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Release Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Training Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Process Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Business Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SAP Implementation
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) BPMN
7 1 (5.88%) Process Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Casewise
1 1 (5.88%) datango