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 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 102 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.072% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.94% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £301 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £538 £460
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +16.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £67.00 £74.05
% change year-on-year
-58.95% -9.52%
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
206 156 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.21% 11.16% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 93 80
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £585 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

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 5 February 2016.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SAP ERP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-AA
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-AA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (20.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (20.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP