The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 5 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 16.67% - 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 36.84% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 - £435
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 £19.98 £19.00 £43.80
% change year-on-year
+5.15% -56.62%
SAP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 45.24% 37.93% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 15
Average daily rate £300 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Macclesfield region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 9 (64.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) Flash
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Ariba
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Informatica
5 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) E-Procurement
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) MBA
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
General
1 9 (64.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Master Data Expert
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Finance Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Procurement Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Life Science
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) E-Procurement
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
3 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Ariba
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Hyperion