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 27 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 51 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 29 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.72% 5.52% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 8.22% 12.53% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 10
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£450 £440 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £318 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £525 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-26.61% +48.57%
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
353 367 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.11% 44.06% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 165 169
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £216 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £524 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 33
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.00 £30.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -51.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £13.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £45.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Warrington -6 11 £493 -6.19%
Macclesfield -2 5 £450 -14.28%
Alderley Edge - 1 £357 - 1
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (17.78%) Finance
3 15 (16.67%) Java
3 15 (16.67%) ABAP
4 14 (15.56%) Oracle
5 12 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (13.33%) Workflow
6 11 (12.22%) Manufacturing
6 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.22%) SAP BW
7 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (10.00%) Windows
7 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.00%) QlikView
8 8 (8.89%) ERP
9 7 (7.78%) SQL
9 7 (7.78%) IBM
9 7 (7.78%) NetWeaver
9 7 (7.78%) Informatica
9 7 (7.78%) SAP Implementation
9 7 (7.78%) Information Management
9 7 (7.78%) Degree
10 6 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.67%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (6.67%) SAP BI
10 6 (6.67%) Project Management
10 6 (6.67%) ETL
10 6 (6.67%) MS Excel

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (7.78%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.11%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Office
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) SAP HR
1 5 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 5 (5.56%) SAP CO
1 5 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (4.44%) SAP APO
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (3.33%) SAP MDM
4 2 (2.22%) SAP HCM
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.22%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.11%) TrackWise
5 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.11%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.11%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.11%) SAP WM
5 1 (1.11%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.11%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (1.11%) SAP MII
5 1 (1.11%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Force.com
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) SMTP
1 5 (5.56%) FTP
1 5 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (2.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SAP BW
2 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (10.00%) QlikView
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.67%) SAP BI
4 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (4.44%) Xcelsius
5 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.22%) Data Mart
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (17.78%) Finance
3 11 (12.22%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.22%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.11%) Local Government
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) Consultant
2 25 (27.78%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (24.44%) Project Manager
4 17 (18.89%) Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) SAP Manager
8 5 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) ABAP Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) SAP Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) AWS Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Programmer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (3.33%) SAP BW Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) Web Services
1 6 (6.67%) SAP XI
2 5 (5.56%) XML
2 5 (5.56%) JDBC
3 4 (4.44%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (4.44%) Flash
4 3 (3.33%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (3.33%) .NET
4 3 (3.33%) SAP Basis
4 3 (3.33%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (1.11%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.11%) MDX
5 1 (1.11%) SAP MI
5 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) Life Science
2 2 (2.22%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.11%) User Experience
3 1 (1.11%) HACMP
3 1 (1.11%) GIS
3 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) AIX
2 5 (5.56%) Solaris
2 5 (5.56%) Linux
2 5 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 5 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.33%) Workflow
1 12 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (8.89%) ERP
5 7 (7.78%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (7.78%) Information Management
6 6 (6.67%) Migration
6 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 6 (6.67%) ETL
6 6 (6.67%) Project Management
6 6 (6.67%) Change Management
6 6 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.56%) ITIL
7 5 (5.56%) OOP
7 5 (5.56%) OO
8 4 (4.44%) SOA
8 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) Java
1 15 (16.67%) ABAP
2 7 (7.78%) SQL
3 3 (3.33%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) CIPD
3 1 (1.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
1 5 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Oracle
2 7 (7.78%) IBM
2 7 (7.78%) Informatica
3 5 (5.56%) Ariba
3 5 (5.56%) webMethods
3 5 (5.56%) Syclo
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.22%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.11%) Sage
6 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.11%) NetSuite
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