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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 40 35 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -30
Contract jobs citing SAP 36 37 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.11% 4.66% 12.37%
As % of the Vendors category 8.78% 11.04% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 51
Average daily rate
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£410 £445 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.86% -6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
- -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -32.69%
SAP
North West

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
410 335 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.80% 42.19% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 146 157
Average daily rate £439 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £460 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £48.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +2 3 £400 +37.93%
Warrington -16 3 £258 -41.47% 3
Wilmslow - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
1 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 7 (12.50%) QlikView
3 7 (12.50%) SAP FI
3 7 (12.50%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 7 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 6 (10.71%) ABAP
4 6 (10.71%) ERP
4 6 (10.71%) ETL
4 6 (10.71%) Syclo
5 5 (8.93%) Informatica
5 5 (8.93%) .NET
5 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) SAP PM
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (7.14%) Ariba
6 4 (7.14%) NetWeaver
6 4 (7.14%) DB2
6 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
6 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.14%) IBM
6 4 (7.14%) CIPD
6 4 (7.14%) Resource Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.57%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 7 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 7 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (7.14%) SAP PM
3 3 (5.36%) SAP HR
3 3 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (3.57%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (1.79%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.79%) Maximo
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.79%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.79%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.79%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.79%) Exchequer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) GSM
1 1 (1.79%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 7 (12.50%) QlikView
3 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (7.14%) DB2
4 3 (5.36%) SAP BI
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.57%) DTS
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.79%) Xcelsius
6 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.79%) LSMW
General
1 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Swedish Language
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Consultant
2 21 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.29%) SAP Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
5 5 (8.93%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) SAP Test Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) SAP Programme Manager
6 4 (7.14%) SAP Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Test Programme Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Mobility Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) SAP Developer
8 2 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (3.57%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.79%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.79%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (1.79%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.79%) Life Science
3 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.79%) FMCG
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (10.71%) ERP
2 6 (10.71%) ETL
3 5 (8.93%) Migration
4 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 4 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.36%) Project Management
5 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.36%) Functional Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.57%) Analytics
6 2 (3.57%) Business Development
6 2 (3.57%) Coaching
6 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) ABAP
3 3 (5.36%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.57%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) CIPD
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) CCA
2 1 (1.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) GxP
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Syclo
3 5 (8.93%) Informatica
4 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 4 (7.14%) IBM
4 4 (7.14%) Ariba
5 3 (5.36%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) Cognos
7 1 (1.79%) Sage
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) ATG
7 1 (1.79%) hybris
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