The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 28 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.17% 3.16% 7.30%
As % of the Vendors category 6.29% 6.82% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £415 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £415 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
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Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 88 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.35% 46.32% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 45 36
Average daily rate £344 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £245 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -44.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (50.00%) DB2
2 7 (38.89%) SAP Basis
3 5 (27.78%) FMCG
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (16.67%) Logistics
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) SLA
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) SAS
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Back Office
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.56%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) OLAP
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) ERwin
General
1 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) DBA
3 4 (22.22%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) COM
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Logistics
1 3 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (11.11%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) CRM
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Information Management
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Ariba
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) Netezza
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle