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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 26 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP 7 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.95% 5.71% 6.03%
As % of the Vendors category 5.15% 10.17% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate £401 £450 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.88% +31.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £690 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £39.90
% change year-on-year
-6.57% -52.38%
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
136 118 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.38% 56.19% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 52 32
Average daily rate £400 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 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 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) DB2
2 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Basis
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
4 2 (13.33%) SAP APO
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) FMCG
5 1 (6.67%) LPAR
5 1 (6.67%) DLPAR
5 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
5 1 (6.67%) Office 365
5 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 (13.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP APO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
1 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SAP APO Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Procurement Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Procurement Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) SAP MDM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) DLPAR
3 1 (6.67%) HACMP
3 1 (6.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) High Availability
2 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Legato
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (6.67%) Ariba
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft