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 20 October 2014 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank - 18 19
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 4.32% 3.97%
As % of the Vendors category - 9.72% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £438 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £18.37 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.14% -38.78%
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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
70 72 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.04% 44.44% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 23
Average daily rate £350 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £471 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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 20 October 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 2 (33.33%) CIMA
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) Datanomic
2 1 (16.67%) SAP PM
2 1 (16.67%) LSMW
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) E-business
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) E-business
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CIMA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (16.67%) Datanomic
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Trillium