The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 23 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -2.63%

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 48 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 36.56% 38.40% 50.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 43
Median daily rate £344 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £242 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 14
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.13 £35.00 £18.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

SAP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Chester region with a requirement for SAP.

1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP EWM
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workday
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Domain Architect
3 1 (25.00%) ERP Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Process Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP EWM Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Workday