The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 63 76 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing SAP 16 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 1.82% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £435
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.80%
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
432 385 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.83% 30.60% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 195 106
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £22.75 £32.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.90% -54.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (36.11%) SQL
1 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SAP Data Services
2 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 9 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (19.44%) Finance
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) ETL
7 5 (13.89%) Tableau
7 5 (13.89%) Data Governance
7 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (13.89%) Data Management
7 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Validation
8 4 (11.11%) Banking
8 4 (11.11%) Data Validation
8 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Master Data Management
8 4 (11.11%) Informatica
8 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
8 4 (11.11%) SAP BI
9 3 (8.33%) SAP XI
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) SAP SD
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP SD
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.78%) Workday HCM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SAP Data Services
2 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 4 (11.11%) SAP BI
6 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (5.56%) BODI
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.78%) MS Access
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Business Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Informatica Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SAP BI Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SAP SD Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) SAP XI
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (2.78%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
2 8 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) ETL
4 5 (13.89%) Data Governance
4 5 (13.89%) Data Management
4 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Validation
5 4 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) MVC
8 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CIMA
1 1 (2.78%) ACCA
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (13.89%) Tableau
4 4 (11.11%) Informatica
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus