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 September 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 82 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP 11 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.67% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 1.94% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.84% +42.85%
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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
504 412 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.37% 34.33% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 227 131
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £163 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Average hourly rate £32.43 £12.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.20% -55.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (20.00%) Tableau
4 5 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Banking
6 3 (12.00%) ETL
6 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) Toad
7 2 (8.00%) Informatica
7 2 (8.00%) SAP SD

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (4.00%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Toad
1 2 (8.00%) ERwin
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) ETL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
1 1 (4.00%) DTV
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) ETL
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PMP
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.00%) ACCA
1 1 (4.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Tableau
3 2 (8.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft