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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 35 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP 12 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.64% 2.89% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 5.61% 7.39% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate
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£700 £450 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +10.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £435
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.80%
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
214 176 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.03% 39.11% 54.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 92 44
Average daily rate £341 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.81% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £223 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 18
Average hourly rate £13.00 £28.50 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.38% +49.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £33.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +5 8 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £451 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (27.27%) ERP
1 9 (27.27%) SAP HR
2 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) SaaS
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Finance
4 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) Data Mapping
5 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (12.12%) Retail
5 4 (12.12%) HOOD
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (12.12%) Baan
5 4 (12.12%) General Ledger
5 4 (12.12%) SAP Retail
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.12%) ABAP
5 4 (12.12%) Adobe
6 3 (9.09%) SAS
6 3 (9.09%) SAP FI
6 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (9.09%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) SAP CO
6 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Boomi
6 3 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (6.06%) Cash Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SAP HR
2 4 (12.12%) SAP Retail
3 3 (9.09%) SAP FI
3 3 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (9.09%) SAP CO
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (3.03%) SAP PP
5 1 (3.03%) SAP PS
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.03%) ResourceLink
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Boomi
2 3 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) LSMW
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Data Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Trainer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Trainer
5 2 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.03%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) SAP PP Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Business Architect
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (3.03%) SAP PS Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.03%) Life Science
1 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ERP
2 4 (12.12%) Data Mapping
2 4 (12.12%) HOOD
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) Workflow
3 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Cash Management
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.03%) OOP
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Test Management
5 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.03%) Time Management
5 1 (3.03%) Content Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) ABAP
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ACCA
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Baan
2 4 (12.12%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) Software AG
4 1 (3.03%) webMethods
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