The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 27 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing SAP 89 101 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.68% 6.99% 4.77%
As % of the Vendors category 13.42% 15.86% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 24
Average daily rate £385 £400 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -52.50%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
663 637 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.31% 44.11% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 309 333
Average daily rate £350 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 74
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.85 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottinghamshire -9 30 £450 -11.76% 8
Derbyshire -8 15 £438 -27.08% 1
Leicestershire -19 15 £325 -23.52% 3
Northamptonshire -5 11 £550 +46.66% 9
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 40 (20.62%) Finance
2 39 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (17.53%) SAP BW
3 34 (17.53%) Security Cleared
4 32 (16.49%) Retail
5 30 (15.46%) BusinessObjects
6 28 (14.43%) SC Cleared
7 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
8 23 (11.86%) Oracle
8 23 (11.86%) Migration
9 22 (11.34%) Manufacturing
9 22 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (11.34%) Project Management
10 18 (9.28%) CRM
11 17 (8.76%) SQL
11 17 (8.76%) Unit Testing
12 16 (8.25%) .NET
12 16 (8.25%) ITIL
12 16 (8.25%) SAP HR
13 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
13 15 (7.73%) MS Excel
13 15 (7.73%) ERP
13 15 (7.73%) Integration Testing
13 15 (7.73%) Data Quality
13 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (7.22%) System Integration Testing
14 14 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (7.22%) Aerospace
15 13 (6.70%) SAP Basis

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.55%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.52%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.52%) Confluence
5 1 (0.52%) Drupal
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) CATIA
3 1 (0.52%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 16 (8.25%) SAP HR
2 12 (6.19%) SAP Payroll
3 9 (4.64%) SAP HCM
4 7 (3.61%) Cognos Controller
4 7 (3.61%) Cognos Planning
4 7 (3.61%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (3.61%) HFM
4 7 (3.61%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 7 (3.61%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (3.61%) SAP BPC
4 7 (3.61%) SAP ERP
5 6 (3.09%) SAP MM
6 5 (2.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (2.58%) SAP SRM
7 4 (2.06%) SAP CO
7 4 (2.06%) SAP EWM
7 4 (2.06%) SAP FI
7 4 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (2.06%) SAP SD
8 3 (1.55%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.53%) SAP BW
2 30 (15.46%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 13 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.19%) SAP BI
5 12 (6.19%) SAP HANA
6 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (5.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 9 (4.64%) Crystal Analysis
8 9 (4.64%) DB2
9 7 (3.61%) Essbase
9 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.55%) MS Access
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (1.03%) DTS
14 1 (0.52%) MySQL
14 1 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
14 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.06%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.55%) Subversion
3 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.52%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) JUnit
4 1 (0.52%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 40 (20.62%) Finance
2 32 (16.49%) Retail
3 22 (11.34%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.22%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.58%) Electronics
7 5 (2.58%) Marketing
8 4 (2.06%) Advertising
9 3 (1.55%) Billing
9 3 (1.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.52%) Automotive
10 1 (0.52%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (28.87%) Consultant
2 50 (25.77%) SAP Consultant
3 39 (20.10%) Analyst
4 26 (13.40%) Developer
5 23 (11.86%) Architect
6 17 (8.76%) SAP Analyst
7 16 (8.25%) SAP Manager
8 15 (7.73%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (7.22%) Project Manager
10 13 (6.70%) Test Analyst
11 12 (6.19%) Business Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) SAP Architect
13 10 (5.15%) SAP BW Consultant
13 10 (5.15%) SAP Project Manager
14 9 (4.64%) Data Analyst
15 8 (4.12%) HR Consultant
15 8 (4.12%) SAP HR Consultant
16 7 (3.61%) Business Consultant
16 7 (3.61%) Business Objects Consultant
16 7 (3.61%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.25%) .NET
2 13 (6.70%) SAP Basis
3 10 (5.15%) Web Services
4 7 (3.61%) Classic ASP
5 5 (2.58%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.58%) CSS
5 5 (2.58%) HTML
5 5 (2.58%) XML
6 3 (1.55%) CSS3
6 3 (1.55%) HTML5
6 3 (1.55%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (1.55%) JSON
6 3 (1.55%) REST
6 3 (1.55%) SAP XI
6 3 (1.55%) XSD
7 2 (1.03%) BAPI
7 2 (1.03%) J2EE
7 2 (1.03%) SOAP
7 2 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.19%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.61%) User Experience
5 5 (2.58%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.55%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.55%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (1.03%) AS400
7 2 (1.03%) DataPower
7 2 (1.03%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.03%) iSeries
8 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (6.70%) Windows
3 11 (5.67%) Linux
4 9 (4.64%) Unix
5 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (11.86%) Migration
3 22 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (11.34%) Project Management
4 18 (9.28%) CRM
5 17 (8.76%) Unit Testing
6 16 (8.25%) ITIL
7 15 (7.73%) ERP
7 15 (7.73%) Integration Testing
8 14 (7.22%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (6.70%) Data Migration
10 11 (5.67%) Change Management
10 11 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.67%) OO
10 11 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (5.67%) TOGAF
11 10 (5.15%) Time Management
11 10 (5.15%) Waterfall
12 9 (4.64%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.76%) SQL
2 13 (6.70%) ABAP
3 12 (6.19%) Java
4 9 (4.64%) C#
5 8 (4.12%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.61%) VB
6 7 (3.61%) VB6
6 7 (3.61%) VBA
7 4 (2.06%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.55%) C
9 2 (1.03%) RPG
9 2 (1.03%) RPG IV
9 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (17.53%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.19%) DV Cleared
4 10 (5.15%) Degree
5 5 (2.58%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.58%) PMP
6 4 (2.06%) APMP
6 4 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.03%) HND
9 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.73%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.09%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.86%) Oracle
3 12 (6.19%) EXTOL
4 8 (4.12%) Cognos
4 8 (4.12%) Hyperion
5 7 (3.61%) Infor
5 7 (3.61%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.61%) VMware
6 6 (3.09%) HP
6 6 (3.09%) Kronos
7 5 (2.58%) IBM
8 4 (2.06%) JDA
9 3 (1.55%) Casewise
9 3 (1.55%) hybris
9 3 (1.55%) Informatica
10 2 (1.03%) ATG
10 2 (1.03%) EMC
10 2 (1.03%) Remedy
11 1 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
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Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago