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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 16 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 23 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 8.49% 10.45% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 13.45% 17.65% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
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£375 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £449
% change year-on-year
- -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.67 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+41.95% -37.77%
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
171 170 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 63.10% 59.23% 76.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 104 54
Average daily rate £400 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £70 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 11
Average hourly rate £12.38 £14.50 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.62% -74.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £12.09 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £20.44 £66.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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
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 24 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Derby -6 15 £375 +1.35%
Chesterfield +6 3 - -
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (21.62%) QA
3 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (18.92%) Test Management
4 7 (18.92%) SAP QM
4 7 (18.92%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) IBM
5 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
5 6 (16.22%) UNIX
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
5 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
6 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Critical Path Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
6 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.51%) MS Office
6 5 (13.51%) Cognos
6 5 (13.51%) SAP PS
6 5 (13.51%) Primavera

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) SAP QM
2 5 (13.51%) SAP PS
3 4 (10.81%) SAP FI
4 3 (8.11%) SAP PP
5 2 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (5.41%) SAP CO
5 2 (5.41%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (2.70%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (2.70%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) DB2
2 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Billing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Consultant
2 12 (32.43%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) Test Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) SAP QM Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Support Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) SAP Support
6 4 (10.81%) SAP Support Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) SAP Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Test Manager
8 2 (5.41%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Trainer
9 1 (2.70%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 4 (10.81%) AIX
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (18.92%) Test Management
3 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
4 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
4 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
4 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.81%) QMS
6 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (8.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) HP
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Cognos
3 5 (13.51%) Primavera
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle