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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 74 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 1.01% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.11%
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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
406 397 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.88% 31.36% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 196 107
Average daily rate £350 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Average hourly rate £12.18 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.02% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £18.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.71 £32.00 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 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 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Data Management
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 4 (16.00%) Master Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Data Validation
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Banking
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) FMCG
5 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (12.00%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Transformation
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (4.00%) Workday HCM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (12.00%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) SAP BI
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
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 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) ERP Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Data Steward
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) FMCG
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Data Management
2 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (16.00%) Master Data Management
3 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Data Validation
3 4 (16.00%) Validation
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ACCA
1 1 (4.00%) CIMA
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Informatica
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Business Objects