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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 77 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.090% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.29% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
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£370 - £390
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £429 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.87% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +12.90%
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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
481 340 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.49% 30.69% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 127 128
Average daily rate £400 £386 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £283 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £28.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 21 August 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 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (28.57%) Tableau
4 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) ERwin
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (14.29%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (14.29%) Process Management
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Movex
1 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) ERwin
2 2 (14.29%) PowerDesigner
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modeller
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Management Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (21.43%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.14%) BPMN
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
3 4 (28.57%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) Hyperion
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