The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ERP over the 3 months to 24 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 69 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 15 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 0.086% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.95% 0.93% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
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£548 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £511 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+78.66% -11.76%
SAP ERP
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
137 107 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.85% 9.17% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 45 85
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £87.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP ERP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 20 (100.00%) SAP
1 20 (100.00%) ERP
2 12 (60.00%) CRM
2 12 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 12 (60.00%) NetWeaver
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (55.00%) SAP BW
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) DB2
4 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (40.00%) SAP Basis
5 6 (30.00%) PLM
5 6 (30.00%) SAP PLM
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (25.00%) CCNP
6 5 (25.00%) CCNA
6 5 (25.00%) Nortel
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) Avaya
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) FMCG
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (10.00%) Life Science
10 1 (5.00%) Degree
10 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
10 1 (5.00%) Back Office
10 1 (5.00%) Finance

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SAP PLM
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.00%) SAP SCM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) DB2
1 11 (55.00%) SAP BW
2 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Package Solution Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP APO Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.00%) Java EE
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (20.00%) FMCG
3 2 (10.00%) Life Science
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ERP
2 12 (60.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) PLM
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) B2B
7 1 (5.00%) B2C
7 1 (5.00%) BPR
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) Network Management
7 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNP
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Nortel
3 5 (25.00%) Avaya
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