The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 25 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP 2 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.28% 6.59% 15.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 15.58% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £24.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -6.60%
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Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
69 77 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 44.23% 42.31% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 45 15
Average daily rate £330 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £9.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £25.00
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 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
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 22 May 2015, 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 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) AIX
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) ABAP
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) SAP CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Retail
6 2 (11.76%) Document Management
6 2 (11.76%) SAP ALE
6 2 (11.76%) Billing
6 2 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.76%) FMCG
6 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (11.76%) User Experience
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) ETL
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
6 2 (11.76%) SAP WM
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) SAP CO

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP CRM
2 2 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
2 2 (11.76%) SAP WM
2 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Billing
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) AIX Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) SAP Manager
6 2 (11.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) SAP WM Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (5.88%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) SAP ALE
1 2 (11.76%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) FMCG
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) AIX
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Document Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) BPR
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.88%) IBM