The table below looks at the statistics 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 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Oil and Gas
Rank 13 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas 9 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.49% 9.42% 7.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 39.13% 38.18% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£600 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £490 £400
% change year-on-year
-23.46% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -
SAP Oil and Gas
Scotland

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

Business Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
23 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.70% 24.66% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 15
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

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 29 August 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (81.25%) SAP HR
3 8 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (31.25%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (25.00%) MS Project
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) ABAP
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) JBoss
6 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
6 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security
6 3 (18.75%) Groovy
6 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) SAP PM
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
6 3 (18.75%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Project
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (81.25%) SAP HR
2 3 (18.75%) SAP PM
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) SAP HR Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Management Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Support
3 1 (6.25%) Training Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (6.25%) SAP TM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ALE
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (6.25%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) ABAP
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) JBoss
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe