The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Oil and Gas skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Oil and Gas over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Business Applications category for the Aberdeen 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Oil and Gas
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas 13 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.04% 10.75% 8.47%
As % of the Business Applications category 37.14% 44.44% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
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£600 £488 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £443 £444
% change year-on-year
-20.90% -0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year
+43.24% -
Business Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
35 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 32.41% 24.19% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 20
Average daily rate £500 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%
SAP Oil and Gas
Scotland

SAP Oil and Gas
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP Oil and Gas Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SAP Oil and Gas
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

SAP Oil and Gas Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

SAP Oil and Gas
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

SAP Oil and Gas Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

SAP Oil and Gas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas.

1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (76.47%) SAP HR
3 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (23.53%) MS Project
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) ABAP
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
6 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) OOP
6 3 (17.65%) JBoss
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) SAP PM
6 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
6 3 (17.65%) Data Security
6 3 (17.65%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Groovy
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

SAP Oil and Gas
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Project
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (76.47%) SAP HR
2 3 (17.65%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (17.65%) SAP PM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP CCM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) BGP
1 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.88%) MGCP
1 1 (5.88%) H.323
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) SAP HR Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) SAP Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Management Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Programmer
3 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Java Programmer
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Support
3 1 (5.88%) Training Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (5.88%) BAPI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP ALE
1 1 (5.88%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Time Management
4 3 (17.65%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) Data Security
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) ABAP
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCIE
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) JBoss
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Riverbed