The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Liverpool region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 20 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.35% 7.41% 3.75%
As % of the Vendors category 6.98% 19.67% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£415 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £434
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 61 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 48.04% 37.65% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 43
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
SAP
Merseyside

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
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 25 July 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) CIMA
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
3 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
3 2 (18.18%) FMCG
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (9.09%) Demand Management
4 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (9.09%) Datanomic
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Casewise
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
4 1 (9.09%) SAP PM
4 1 (9.09%) LSMW
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) SAP BW
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LSMW
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Master Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Management Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Demand Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) E-business
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CIMA
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
2 1 (9.09%) Casewise
2 1 (9.09%) Datanomic
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Trillium
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Rate: Circa £40,000 - £45,000 pa plus benefits depending on skills
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