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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 27 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.88% 2.83% 4.40%
As % of the Vendors category 5.77% 5.30% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £427 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.23%

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
104 132 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.00% 53.44% 59.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 55
Median daily rate £365 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £182 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £21.75 £16.50 £11.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £59.25 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for SAP.

1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) SAP FI
3 10 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) SAP HR
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) IIS
6 3 (12.50%) ODBC
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) Apache
6 3 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Sun
6 3 (12.50%) BPR
6 3 (12.50%) Practice Management
6 3 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (12.50%) SAP CO
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) SAP FI
2 5 (20.83%) SAP HR
3 3 (12.50%) SAP BPC
3 3 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 3 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (4.17%) SAP ECC
4 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (4.17%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (4.17%) SAP HCM
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) QlikView
2 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) LSMW
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.50%) Process Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Sun Support
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) HR Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) SAP HR Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) HR Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Process Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Integration Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) ODBC
2 2 (8.33%) BAPI
2 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) BPR
2 3 (12.50%) CRM
2 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
2 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (12.50%) Practice Management
2 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 3 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) ETL
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (4.17%) Northgate
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft