The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 25 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 73 71 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.83% 6.30% 11.57%
As % of the Vendors category 14.15% 13.22% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 67
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £140 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £434
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £18.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.81 £18.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
516 537 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.21% 47.65% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 251 264
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 54
Average hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.51% +9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.37 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
SAP
North West

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 25 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 2014. 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
Bury - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Salford - - - - 2
Stockport - - - -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 31 (20.95%) Finance
2 25 (16.89%) CRM
3 18 (12.16%) ERP
4 16 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 16 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (10.14%) FMCG
6 14 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (9.46%) SAP WM
7 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
7 13 (8.78%) Manufacturing
7 13 (8.78%) SAP CRM
7 13 (8.78%) Migration
8 12 (8.11%) ABAP
8 12 (8.11%) SAP PP
8 12 (8.11%) SAP SD
9 11 (7.43%) SAP APO
9 11 (7.43%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (7.43%) Billing
10 10 (6.76%) Project Management
10 10 (6.76%) Oracle
10 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
11 9 (6.08%) SAP FI
11 9 (6.08%) SAP MM
11 9 (6.08%) SAP CO
11 9 (6.08%) Data Migration
12 8 (5.41%) SAP ERP
12 8 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 8 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (5.41%) Marketing
12 8 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (1.35%) NetWeaver
1 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.46%) SAP WM
2 13 (8.78%) SAP CRM
3 12 (8.11%) SAP SD
3 12 (8.11%) SAP PP
4 11 (7.43%) SAP APO
5 9 (6.08%) SAP FI
5 9 (6.08%) SAP MM
5 9 (6.08%) SAP CO
6 8 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (5.41%) SAP ERP
7 6 (4.05%) SAP PM
8 5 (3.38%) SAP PLM
9 4 (2.70%) SAP SRM
10 3 (2.03%) SAP EHS
11 2 (1.35%) SAP HCM
11 2 (1.35%) SAP FSCM
11 2 (1.35%) SAP SCM
12 1 (0.68%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.73%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (4.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.38%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.38%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.03%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.03%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.03%) Cognos Query Studio
4 3 (2.03%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 3 (2.03%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (2.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (2.03%) Cognos Connection
4 3 (2.03%) Cognos Event Studio
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.68%) QlikView
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.35%) LSMW
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CE
General
1 31 (20.95%) Finance
2 13 (8.78%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.43%) Billing
4 8 (5.41%) Marketing
5 5 (3.38%) Retail
6 4 (2.70%) Electronics
6 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.03%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (44.59%) Consultant
2 62 (41.89%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 21 (14.19%) SAP Manager
5 15 (10.14%) Analyst
6 9 (6.08%) Developer
6 9 (6.08%) SAP PP Consultant
6 9 (6.08%) SAP WM Consultant
7 8 (5.41%) SAP SD Consultant
8 7 (4.73%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (4.73%) SAP APO Consultant
8 7 (4.73%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) SAP Project Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) SAP CRM Consultant
10 5 (3.38%) Architect
10 5 (3.38%) CRM Consultant
10 5 (3.38%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) Web Services
1 3 (2.03%) SAP BSP
2 2 (1.35%) Middleware
3 1 (0.68%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.68%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.14%) FMCG
2 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.70%) DTV
4 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Informatics
5 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.68%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Linux
2 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.89%) CRM
2 18 (12.16%) ERP
3 16 (10.81%) PRINCE2
3 16 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.78%) Migration
6 11 (7.43%) SAP Implementation
7 10 (6.76%) Project Management
8 9 (6.08%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.73%) OO
11 6 (4.05%) ITIL
11 6 (4.05%) ETL
11 6 (4.05%) Change Management
11 6 (4.05%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.05%) Budget Control
11 6 (4.05%) Procure-to-pay
12 5 (3.38%) Test Management
12 5 (3.38%) PLM
13 4 (2.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.11%) ABAP
2 8 (5.41%) Java
2 8 (5.41%) SQL
3 5 (3.38%) Groovy
4 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.35%) ACCA
2 2 (1.35%) CIPFA
2 2 (1.35%) CIMA
2 2 (1.35%) ICAEW
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) PMP
3 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (6.76%) Oracle
1 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.73%) HP
2 7 (4.73%) Business Objects
3 5 (3.38%) JBoss
3 5 (3.38%) Cognos
4 4 (2.70%) Informatica
4 4 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.03%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.35%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.68%) Kalido
7 1 (0.68%) CODA
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Ariba
7 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
Manchester, Lancashire
networx
Rate: Circa £40,000 - £45,000 pa plus benefits depending on skills
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago