The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 46 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 2 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.45% 2.39% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 5.18% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Average daily rate £325 £700 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.12 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 £23.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-29.97% -5.10%
SAP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
220 193 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.00% 46.17% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 101 88
Average daily rate £375 £321 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.86% +16.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £590 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 25
Average hourly rate £39.25 £13.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+201.92% -55.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Brightmail
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) IronPort
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
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Connectus
Rate: £20.5 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago