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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 23 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.95% 4.29% 12.26%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 11.48% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £358 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £448 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.11%
SAP
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
63 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 40.91% 37.42% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 16
Average daily rate £325 £320 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) AIX
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
4 2 (15.38%) SAP WM
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) FMCG
4 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
5 1 (7.69%) ERP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
1 2 (15.38%) SAP WM
1 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) AIX Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP WM Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Writer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) AIX
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) BPR
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Business Objects