The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank - 22 9
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.91% 12.41%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.72% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £429 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.87% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +12.90%
SAP
Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 58 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 44.66% 52.73% 52.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 33
Average daily rate £300 £350 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +94.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £226 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

SAP
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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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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
Belfast - - - -
SAP
Northern Ireland

SAP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft