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 10 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 17 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.80% 1.56% 3.28%
As % of the Vendors category 8.11% 3.64% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £500 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £18.05 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-22.43% -5.00%
SAP
Cheshire

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
37 55 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 34.58% 42.97% 46.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 23
Median daily rate £375 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +41.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Access
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Conflict Management
3 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) French Language
4 1 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) SAP EWM

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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Process Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Domain Architect
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP EWM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Support
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Workday