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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
North West / Lancashire
Rank 35 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.57% 0.52% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.51% 1.26% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
Median daily rate £400 - £440
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.23%

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
114 159 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.71% 41.62% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 91 121
Median daily rate £423 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 37 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 2 £388 - 1
Preston - 2 £480 - 1
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 6 (46.15%) ERP
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
3 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) RIA
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Transition Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (15.38%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) DB2
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) CISA
5 1 (7.69%) CISM
5 1 (7.69%) QiCA
5 1 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (7.69%) Electronics
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.69%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Change Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Change Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Audit Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (15.38%) Transition Management
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
5 1 (7.69%) IT Audit
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CGEIT
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) QiCA
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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