The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leicester region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 23 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs citing SAP 12 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.77% 19.01% 7.48%
As % of the Vendors category 13.04% 35.38% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate £338 £444 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.94% +26.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
92 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 44.23% 53.72% 49.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 20
Average daily rate £300 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £229 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.95 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.80 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
Leicestershire

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (33.33%) SQL
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
3 5 (23.81%) DTV
3 5 (23.81%) Electronics
3 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (14.29%) OLAP
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) MDX
5 3 (14.29%) Billing
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (9.52%) Zend
6 2 (9.52%) Zend Framework
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Magento
6 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (23.81%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (9.52%) Magento
2 2 (9.52%) SAP QM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (9.52%) SAP MM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) OLAP
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 5 (23.81%) Electronics
3 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) UAT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SAP QM Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) MDX
2 2 (9.52%) Zend Framework
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBA
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) JD Edwards
2 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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