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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 48 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP 20 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.33% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 6.27% 1.33% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £450 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -
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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
319 300 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.22% 39.84% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 117 150
Average daily rate £325 £338 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 11
Average hourly rate £16.75 £18.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.90 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £24.00 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 16 (37.21%) Business Objects
1 16 (37.21%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (27.91%) ABAP
2 12 (27.91%) Finance
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
4 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (18.60%) SAP HANA
5 7 (16.28%) SAP IS-U
6 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
6 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
6 6 (13.95%) Java
7 5 (11.63%) SQL
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle
7 5 (11.63%) Windows
7 5 (11.63%) SAP BW
7 5 (11.63%) NetWeaver
7 5 (11.63%) Migration
7 5 (11.63%) Data Extraction
7 5 (11.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (11.63%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (11.63%) SAP Basis
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.30%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
8 4 (9.30%) E-Procurement
8 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (11.63%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.98%) SAP EHS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.33%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) SAP HANA
4 5 (11.63%) SAP BW
4 5 (11.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.98%) QlikView
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.98%) DTS
7 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (4.65%) SAP BI
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) dBASE
8 1 (2.33%) BODI
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.65%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Consultant
3 8 (18.60%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) SAP Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) MI Developer
6 2 (4.65%) MI Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) SAP BW Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.65%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Data Extraction
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.65%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
1 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
3 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
4 5 (11.63%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
5 4 (9.30%) ETL
5 4 (9.30%) E-Procurement
5 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.98%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.65%) SOA
7 2 (4.65%) CRM
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
7 2 (4.65%) Metadata Management
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) ABAP
2 6 (13.95%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ACCA
4 1 (2.33%) CIMA
4 1 (2.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GAAP
1 1 (2.33%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Business Objects
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Remedy
4 3 (6.98%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat