The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 80 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 1.41% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £525 £425 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -29.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
466 283 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.98% 37.43% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 104 192
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £180.00 £42.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+321.05% +167.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
Scotland

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
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 16 April 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 18 (72.00%) PowerDesigner
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle
4 10 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 10 (40.00%) Data Architecture
5 7 (28.00%) Information Architecture
5 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) Data Management
9 3 (12.00%) QA
9 3 (12.00%) ERwin
9 3 (12.00%) ERP
10 2 (8.00%) C
10 2 (8.00%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (8.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) Taleo
10 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
10 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.00%) Banking
11 1 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (4.00%) SAP XI

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (12.00%) ERwin
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Data Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Data Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modeller
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 10 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 10 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) Information Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) ETL
8 1 (4.00%) Information Management
8 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
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