The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Worcester region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 12 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP 10 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 15.15% 24.14% 13.04%
As % of the Vendors category 25.64% 63.64% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Average daily rate
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£448 £346 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £425 £426
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+17.10% -20.00%
Vendors Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 59.09% 37.93% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 4
Average daily rate £340 £335 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% +52.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £302 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £382 £257
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
SAP
Worcestershire

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 July 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 16 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
2 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
3 5 (20.83%) SAP HR
4 4 (16.67%) ISEB
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) C
5 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (12.50%) SAP HCM
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Process Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) Retail
7 1 (4.17%) Degree
7 1 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.17%) datango
7 1 (4.17%) BPMN
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Retail

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (20.83%) SAP HR
2 3 (12.50%) SAP HCM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.17%) SAP PS
3 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 5 (20.83%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) SAP Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Change Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Release Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) SAP Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Change and Release Manager
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Change Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Change Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Release Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Business Process Architect
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) PMI
1 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
2 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.17%) BPMN
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Process Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) Casewise
1 1 (4.17%) datango