The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 21 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 91 90 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.24% 7.09% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 14.42% 16.30% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 20
Average daily rate
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£440 £350 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -23.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.49 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.08 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.58%
SAP
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
631 552 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.28% 43.50% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 266 164
Average daily rate £338 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 33
Average hourly rate £16.83 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 1 £225 -43.75%
Salford - 1 £430 - 1
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 55 (30.90%) Finance
2 29 (16.29%) Manufacturing
3 28 (15.73%) FMCG
4 26 (14.61%) Project Management
4 26 (14.61%) Oracle
5 21 (11.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (11.24%) ERP
7 19 (10.67%) SAP BW
8 18 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (10.11%) SQL
9 17 (9.55%) SAP Implementation
10 16 (8.99%) SQL Server
10 16 (8.99%) Business Objects
10 16 (8.99%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (8.43%) NetWeaver
12 14 (7.87%) Data Governance
12 14 (7.87%) SAP Basis
12 14 (7.87%) Marketing
13 13 (7.30%) SAP FI
14 12 (6.74%) DTV
14 12 (6.74%) Electronics
14 12 (6.74%) Telecoms
14 12 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (6.74%) SAP SRM
14 12 (6.74%) Programme Management
14 12 (6.74%) SAP Data Services
14 12 (6.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 11 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
16 10 (5.62%) CRM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (8.43%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.25%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.12%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.12%) Confluence
4 2 (1.12%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) SAS
4 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.25%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (11.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (7.30%) SAP FI
3 12 (6.74%) SAP SRM
4 10 (5.62%) SAP HR
4 10 (5.62%) SAP CO
5 9 (5.06%) SAP Payroll
6 8 (4.49%) SAP SD
6 8 (4.49%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (2.81%) Agresso
8 4 (2.25%) SAP GRC
8 4 (2.25%) SAP BPC
8 4 (2.25%) SAP MM
8 4 (2.25%) SAP APO
8 4 (2.25%) SAP PLM
8 4 (2.25%) SAP ERP
8 4 (2.25%) SAP LE
9 3 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (1.12%) SAP MDM
11 1 (0.56%) SAP SCM
11 1 (0.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Boomi
3 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) WAN
2 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.67%) SAP BW
2 16 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.99%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (6.74%) SAP Data Services
3 12 (6.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (3.93%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.69%) QlikView
5 3 (1.69%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.12%) Big Data
6 2 (1.12%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.12%) MySQL
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.12%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.12%) JUnit
2 2 (1.12%) Subversion
2 2 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (0.56%) LSMW
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (30.90%) Finance
2 29 (16.29%) Manufacturing
3 14 (7.87%) Marketing
4 12 (6.74%) Electronics
4 12 (6.74%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.81%) General Ledger
6 5 (2.81%) Retail
7 3 (1.69%) Local Government
7 3 (1.69%) Automotive
8 2 (1.12%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.56%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (21.91%) SAP Manager
2 38 (21.35%) Consultant
3 35 (19.66%) SAP Consultant
4 33 (18.54%) Analyst
5 19 (10.67%) Project Manager
6 15 (8.43%) SAP Project Manager
6 15 (8.43%) SAP Analyst
7 12 (6.74%) PMO Manager
8 10 (5.62%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.06%) Architect
10 8 (4.49%) Developer
11 7 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.93%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.37%) SAP HR Analyst
13 5 (2.81%) SAP BW Specialist
13 5 (2.81%) Junior Consultant
13 5 (2.81%) SAP Basis Consultant
13 5 (2.81%) Junior
13 5 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.87%) SAP Basis
2 5 (2.81%) .NET
3 4 (2.25%) HTML
3 4 (2.25%) CSS
3 4 (2.25%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (1.69%) Middleware
4 3 (1.69%) EDI
5 2 (1.12%) Akka
5 2 (1.12%) J2EE
5 2 (1.12%) JSP
5 2 (1.12%) XML
5 2 (1.12%) XSD
5 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.12%) Spring
5 2 (1.12%) Spring MVC
5 2 (1.12%) jQuery
5 2 (1.12%) WCF
5 2 (1.12%) Ajax
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.73%) FMCG
2 12 (6.74%) DTV
3 6 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.81%) Life Science
5 4 (2.25%) PMI
5 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.25%) UNIX
2 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.12%) Windows
2 2 (1.12%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.61%) Project Management
2 20 (11.24%) ERP
3 18 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (9.55%) SAP Implementation
5 14 (7.87%) Data Governance
6 12 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (6.74%) Programme Management
7 11 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.62%) CRM
8 10 (5.62%) Migration
8 10 (5.62%) Change Management
9 9 (5.06%) Integration Testing
9 9 (5.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (3.93%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.93%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.93%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (3.37%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.37%) Workflow
11 6 (3.37%) ITIL
11 6 (3.37%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.11%) SQL
2 9 (5.06%) ABAP
3 7 (3.93%) Java
4 4 (2.25%) C
5 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.12%) C#
6 2 (1.12%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) VBScript
7 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.25%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.69%) CCA
3 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.25%) Xen
3 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) SCCM
2 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (14.61%) Oracle
2 16 (8.99%) Business Objects
3 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.49%) Citrix
5 6 (3.37%) VMware
6 5 (2.81%) EMC
7 4 (2.25%) Progress
7 4 (2.25%) Ariba
7 4 (2.25%) Lotus
8 3 (1.69%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.69%) HP
9 2 (1.12%) Birst
9 2 (1.12%) hybris
9 2 (1.12%) Tableau
9 2 (1.12%) IBM
9 2 (1.12%) Adobe
9 2 (1.12%) CA
10 1 (0.56%) SEEBURGER
10 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.56%) Avaya
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