The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 16 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP 10 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.41% 0.75% 9.79%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% 3.13% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 10
Average daily rate
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£475 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 - £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 - £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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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 Halifax region.

Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 20.51% 24.06% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 27
Average daily rate £396 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 6 (46.15%) General Ledger
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) SAP HCM
4 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) SAP HR
7 1 (7.69%) Cash Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.69%) ISEB
7 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
7 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
7 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Payroll

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (30.77%) SAP HCM
3 2 (15.38%) SAP HR
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 6 (46.15%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
1 4 (30.77%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Cash Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) CIMA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft