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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 50 82 68
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 21 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.61% 0.49% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 6.29% 1.42% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 13
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £272 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £375 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £427 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.23%

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
334 493 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.49% 34.60% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 237 186
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Median hourly rate £17.39 £33.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.69% +110.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £67.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAP.

1 17 (51.52%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (48.48%) Oracle
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (36.36%) Finance
6 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (30.30%) SAP Basis
6 10 (30.30%) SAP BW
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) Sybase
6 10 (30.30%) SAP MII
6 10 (30.30%) SAP BPC
6 10 (30.30%) NWDI
6 10 (30.30%) MaxDB
7 9 (27.27%) Migration
8 8 (24.24%) Data Migration
8 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
9 7 (21.21%) Programme Management
9 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (15.15%) BC Cleared
10 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
10 5 (15.15%) Electronics
10 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
10 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (15.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (15.15%) Marketing
11 4 (12.12%) Banking
11 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (30.30%) SAP BPC
1 10 (30.30%) SAP MII
2 5 (15.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (9.09%) SAP Business One
4 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (30.30%) MaxDB
2 10 (30.30%) SAP BW
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) NWDI
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Toad
2 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (12.12%) Banking
5 3 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Administrator
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Administrator
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Finance Manager
5 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Salesforce Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) CESG
1 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (27.27%) Migration
4 8 (24.24%) Data Migration
5 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (21.21%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) BDD
9 2 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (6.06%) ETL
9 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
9 2 (6.06%) Information Security
9 2 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.06%) ABAP
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) BC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) FINREP
3 1 (3.03%) ISO27005
3 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) Sybase
3 3 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.06%) Informatica
4 2 (6.06%) Siebel
4 2 (6.06%) Tableau