The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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 SE.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
North West / Cheshire
Rank 28 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 19 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.85% 1.36% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 8.60% 3.40% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 10
Median daily rate £475 £500 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £340 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £900 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.91%

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
221 353 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.83% 40.07% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 195 175
Median daily rate £375 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +37.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +18 4 £500 +66.66% 1
Runcorn - 4 £500 -
Macclesfield -1 3 £438 -12.50% 1
Chester - 2 £338 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Workflow
4 5 (12.20%) Validation
4 5 (12.20%) SAP MDM
4 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Logistics
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 5 (12.20%) MS Office
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
4 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) SAP HCM
5 4 (9.76%) QA
5 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
5 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (7.32%) WinForms
6 3 (7.32%) MVC
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
6 3 (7.32%) Banking
6 3 (7.32%) Data Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.44%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP HCM
1 5 (12.20%) SAP MDM
2 4 (9.76%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (4.88%) SAP CO
3 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
3 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.44%) SAP Business One
4 1 (2.44%) SAP EWM
4 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.88%) DataStage
4 2 (4.88%) HBase
4 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) OLAP
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (4.88%) Pentaho
4 2 (4.88%) QlikView
4 2 (4.88%) SAP HANA
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.32%) Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Consultant
2 10 (24.39%) SAP Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) SAP Business Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) SAP HCM Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Trainer
7 3 (7.32%) Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) SAP Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Transformation
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Transformation Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Transformation Manager
8 2 (4.88%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.32%) WCF
1 3 (7.32%) WinForms
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Logistics
3 5 (12.20%) Validation
3 5 (12.20%) Workflow
4 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Analytics
5 3 (7.32%) Coaching
5 3 (7.32%) CRM
5 3 (7.32%) Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (7.32%) ERP
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) MapReduce
5 3 (7.32%) Master Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
5 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
2 3 (7.32%) C++
2 3 (7.32%) Perl
2 3 (7.32%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.32%) VB
3 2 (4.88%) C
4 1 (2.44%) ABAP
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Informatica
3 3 (7.32%) Remedy
4 2 (4.88%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.88%) Actian
4 2 (4.88%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.88%) ParAccel
4 2 (4.88%) Sybase
4 2 (4.88%) Teradata
5 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Workday
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