The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 9 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chesterfield 6.45% 27.03% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 41.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £44.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-56.81% +155.07%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Chesterfield region.

Vendors Category
Chesterfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chesterfield 25.81% 64.86% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Average daily rate £238 £160 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £8.00 £17.57 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.45% -29.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Chesterfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Chesterfield

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Chesterfield

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chesterfield 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 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) SAP HCM
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Retail

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chesterfield 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (40.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft