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 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 24 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.64% 2.37% 3.82%
As % of the Vendors category 8.73% 4.08% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £375 £608 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.27% +78.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £494 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £722 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 £27.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-40.80% +11.11%
SAP
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
126 147 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 53.16% 58.10% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 72 28
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £20.25 £16.73 £12.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.04% +33.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, 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 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (16.67%) Electronics
5 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) MuleSoft
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
6 2 (11.11%) NetWeaver
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) DB2
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
7 1 (5.56%) SAP MDM
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) German Language

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (11.11%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (5.56%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Report Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Support
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Master Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP MDM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (16.67%) MuleSoft