The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Basis
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £546 £403
% change year-on-year
-17.62% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
SAP Basis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
247 205 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.17% 26.59% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 142 127
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £17.64 £19.45 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAP Basis
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) ABAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (75.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) ABAP
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) HP