The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 18 3 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing SAP 15 42 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.91% 15.79% 6.37%
As % of the Vendors category 13.04% 24.85% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 2
Average daily rate
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£501 £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £348 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £725 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
SAP
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
115 169 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 53.00% 63.53% 59.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 80 45
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £73 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 14
Average hourly rate £10.50 £35.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.42% -40.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £52.65 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Chesterfield -2 7 £425 -24.44%
Derby -9 7 £578 -3.75%
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (33.33%) QA
2 8 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (29.17%) Test Management
3 7 (29.17%) HP
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
4 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (25.00%) IBM
4 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
5 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (20.83%) Primavera
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) SAP PS
5 5 (20.83%) MS Office
5 5 (20.83%) Cognos
5 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
5 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) Critical Path Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) AIX
6 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SAP PS
2 2 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (8.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (8.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Trainer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.17%) SAP PI
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Test Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Critical Path Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
3 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.17%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) ABAP
2 1 (4.17%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ACCA
3 1 (4.17%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) HP
2 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Cognos
3 5 (20.83%) Primavera
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle