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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 23 July 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 36 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 85 87 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.56% 5.36% 6.19%
As % of the Vendors category 10.43% 11.93% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 44
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £411
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £22.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -43.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.81 £19.08 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+30.03% -16.13%
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
815 729 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.77% 44.94% 41.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 394 286
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.25 £29.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 3 £400 - 1
Stockport -13 1 £413 +111.53% 1
Oldham - 1 £200 - 2
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SAP.

1 29 (19.33%) Finance
2 24 (16.00%) CRM
2 24 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (15.33%) Manufacturing
4 22 (14.67%) Project Management
5 21 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (12.00%) Oracle
6 18 (12.00%) Marketing
7 17 (11.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 17 (11.33%) Programme Management
7 17 (11.33%) MS Excel
8 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
9 15 (10.00%) Migration
9 15 (10.00%) FMCG
10 14 (9.33%) Change Management
11 12 (8.00%) ERP
12 11 (7.33%) SAP BW
12 11 (7.33%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (7.33%) hybris
13 10 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
13 10 (6.67%) SAP CRM
13 10 (6.67%) Electronics
13 10 (6.67%) Telecoms
13 10 (6.67%) ETL
13 10 (6.67%) SQL
14 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (6.00%) SAP HR

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.33%) Oracle UPK
2 3 (2.00%) SAS
2 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
4 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.67%) JBoss
4 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.67%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (11.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (6.67%) SAP CRM
3 9 (6.00%) SAP HR
3 9 (6.00%) SAP hybris
4 8 (5.33%) SAP CO
4 8 (5.33%) SAP FI
4 8 (5.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (4.67%) SAP Payroll
6 6 (4.00%) SAP BPC
7 4 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (2.67%) SAP ERP
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (2.00%) SAP FI-GL
8 3 (2.00%) SAP PM
9 2 (1.33%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (1.33%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (1.33%) SAP MDM
9 2 (1.33%) SAP MM
9 2 (1.33%) SAP R/3
9 2 (1.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (2.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) DHCP
1 2 (1.33%) DNS
1 2 (1.33%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) PABX
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) VoIP
2 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.33%) SAP BW
2 9 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.33%) SAP BI
5 4 (2.67%) MySQL
5 4 (2.67%) SAP HANA
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.67%) Star Schema
6 3 (2.00%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.00%) GIS
6 3 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (2.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (1.33%) DB2
7 2 (1.33%) MS Access
7 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.67%) JIRA
3 1 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (19.33%) Finance
2 23 (15.33%) Manufacturing
3 18 (12.00%) Marketing
4 10 (6.67%) Electronics
4 10 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.33%) Banking
6 3 (2.00%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
7 1 (0.67%) French Language
7 1 (0.67%) German Language
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (26.00%) Analyst
2 28 (18.67%) Consultant
3 24 (16.00%) SAP Consultant
4 18 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
5 15 (10.00%) Architect
6 12 (8.00%) Developer
7 11 (7.33%) SAP Trainer
7 11 (7.33%) Trainer
8 10 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.33%) Programme Manager
9 8 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.67%) Change Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) HR Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) SAP Manager
11 6 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Data Architect
12 5 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
12 5 (3.33%) SAP Architect
12 5 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.33%) .NET
1 5 (3.33%) SAP Basis
2 3 (2.00%) Middleware
3 2 (1.33%) EDI
3 2 (1.33%) jQuery
4 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.67%) CSS
4 1 (0.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.67%) JDBC
4 1 (0.67%) JSON
4 1 (0.67%) LESS
4 1 (0.67%) LINQ
4 1 (0.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.67%) REST
4 1 (0.67%) Spring
4 1 (0.67%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.00%) FMCG
3 6 (4.00%) Life Science
4 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.33%) Psychology
6 1 (0.67%) Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.67%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.33%) Windows
2 4 (2.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.00%) Unix
4 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.00%) CRM
2 22 (14.67%) Project Management
3 21 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (11.33%) Programme Management
5 15 (10.00%) Migration
6 14 (9.33%) Change Management
7 12 (8.00%) ERP
8 10 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (6.67%) ETL
8 10 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.33%) System Testing
10 7 (4.67%) Data Management
10 7 (4.67%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.67%) Master Data Management
10 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.67%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (2.00%) ABAP
2 3 (2.00%) Java
3 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.67%) C
4 1 (0.67%) C#
4 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (2.67%) Degree
3 3 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.33%) ISEB
4 2 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.33%) MCP
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.33%) OCP
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.33%) PMP
4 2 (1.33%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.67%) ACCA
5 1 (0.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (12.00%) Oracle
2 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.33%) hybris
3 11 (7.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.67%) Tableau
5 6 (4.00%) Citrix
5 6 (4.00%) HP
6 5 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (2.67%) Ariba
8 3 (2.00%) Cisco
8 3 (2.00%) Cognos
8 3 (2.00%) Google
8 3 (2.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.33%) IBM Sterling
9 2 (1.33%) Siebel
10 1 (0.67%) CA
10 1 (0.67%) Dell
10 1 (0.67%) EMC
10 1 (0.67%) Informatica
10 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
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