The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 2 September 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 36 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.29% 3.10% 6.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 6.08% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 12
Average daily rate
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£288 £453 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.46% +13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £408 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £512 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
SAP
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 148 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.98% 51.03% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 54 45
Average daily rate £325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £200 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 10
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Leicester -1 4 £288 -34.65%
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
3 1 (12.50%) SAP EWM
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP QM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) SAP EWM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Report Writer
2 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM Developer
2 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BI Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Report Writer
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP QM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ABAP
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) NetApp