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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 48 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 21 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.36% 1.53% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 5.74% 3.22% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
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 £352 £450 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.68% +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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
366 404 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.17% 47.42% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 171 138
Average daily rate £350 £360 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £17.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
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 28 August 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 18 (38.30%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (25.53%) Finance
3 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
4 10 (21.28%) ABAP
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
5 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) SAP IS-U
5 8 (17.02%) SAP HANA
6 7 (14.89%) Java
7 6 (12.77%) MS Office
7 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
8 5 (10.64%) Data Extraction
8 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (10.64%) Smart Meter
8 5 (10.64%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) QlikView
8 5 (10.64%) Migration
8 5 (10.64%) SAP Basis
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle
8 5 (10.64%) SQL
8 5 (10.64%) Windows

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (10.64%) NetWeaver
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.13%) SAP EHS
3 1 (2.13%) SAP FI-GL
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (17.02%) SAP HANA
5 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (10.64%) QlikView
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (10.64%) SAP BW
6 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
8 3 (6.38%) DTS
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (6.38%) dBASE
9 2 (4.26%) SAP BI
9 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Billing
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (10.64%) SAP Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) MI Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Development Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) MI Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.26%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.13%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Data Extraction
1 5 (10.64%) Smart Meter
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Data Conversion
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
1 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
3 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.64%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) ETL
5 4 (8.51%) E-Procurement
5 4 (8.51%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Metadata Management
7 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) CRM
7 2 (4.26%) ERP
7 2 (4.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) ABAP
2 7 (14.89%) Java
3 5 (10.64%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.26%) PMP
3 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ACCA
4 1 (2.13%) CIMA
4 1 (2.13%) CFA
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) GAAP
1 1 (2.13%) FINREP
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Remedy
3 3 (6.38%) Lotus
4 1 (2.13%) Sybase
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft