The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 45 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 17 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.32% 0.49% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 6.12% 1.12% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.63 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.48% -27.69%
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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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 268 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.93% 44.15% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 124 172
Average daily rate £325 £319 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Glasgow region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Glasgow region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (27.59%) Change Management
1 8 (27.59%) SAP EHS
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) ETL
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (17.24%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) ABAP
5 4 (13.79%) CRM
5 4 (13.79%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (13.79%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Retail
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
6 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
6 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
6 3 (10.34%) SAP CRM
7 2 (6.90%) SAP XI
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (6.90%) NetWeaver
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) SAP EHS
2 4 (13.79%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
3 3 (10.34%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.45%) JDE World
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.45%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
4 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.90%) DB2
5 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (3.45%) QlikView
6 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Ant
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Programme Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) ETL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Package Solution Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 1 (3.45%) RPG Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) SAP XI
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Basis
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
2 2 (6.90%) Ext JS
2 2 (6.90%) MDX
2 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
1 1 (3.45%) FMCG
1 1 (3.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Change Management
2 6 (20.69%) ETL
2 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.45%) Release Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) ABAP
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) RPG
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CIMA
1 1 (3.45%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.90%) Perforce
3 2 (6.90%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.45%) VMware