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 31 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 32 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP 80 44 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.26% 3.37% 6.28%
As % of the Vendors category 9.62% 7.84% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 26
Average daily rate
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£423 £483 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.48% +17.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £269 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £638 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.84% +42.85%
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
832 561 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.33% 42.92% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 330 249
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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
Salford - 3 £555 -
Stockport - 1 £195 -
Wigan - 1 £100 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 53 (30.99%) Finance
2 38 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 27 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (14.04%) Microsoft
5 22 (12.87%) Migration
5 22 (12.87%) Project Management
5 22 (12.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 21 (12.28%) Oracle
7 19 (11.11%) Marketing
8 18 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
8 18 (10.53%) FMCG
9 17 (9.94%) Digital Marketing
9 17 (9.94%) ABAP
9 17 (9.94%) DTV
9 17 (9.94%) Electronics
9 17 (9.94%) Telecoms
9 17 (9.94%) Programme Management
10 16 (9.36%) Change Management
11 15 (8.77%) SAP Basis
11 15 (8.77%) VMware
11 15 (8.77%) Citrix
12 14 (8.19%) ERP
12 14 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (8.19%) Oracle Database
13 13 (7.60%) SAP Data Services
13 13 (7.60%) SQL
13 13 (7.60%) IBM Notes
13 13 (7.60%) Lotus
14 12 (7.02%) SAP BW
14 12 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (7.60%) IBM Notes
2 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.34%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.17%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.17%) Lync
4 2 (1.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.17%) SAS
4 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.17%) IIS
4 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (12.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (5.85%) SAP HR
3 8 (4.68%) SAP Payroll
4 7 (4.09%) SAP ERP
5 5 (2.92%) SAP CO
5 5 (2.92%) SAP SD
6 4 (2.34%) SAP FI
6 4 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (2.34%) SAP GRC
6 4 (2.34%) SAP BPC
7 3 (1.75%) SAP Business One
7 3 (1.75%) SAP PS
7 3 (1.75%) SAP CRM
8 2 (1.17%) SAP MM
8 2 (1.17%) SAP PP
8 2 (1.17%) SAP APO
8 2 (1.17%) SAP R/3
8 2 (1.17%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.17%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.58%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.02%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) WAN
2 4 (2.34%) DHCP
2 4 (2.34%) DNS
3 3 (1.75%) SAN
3 3 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.58%) LAN
5 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.19%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.60%) SAP Data Services
3 12 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (7.02%) SAP BW
4 6 (3.51%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.34%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.17%) MS Access
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.17%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.17%) QlikView
7 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.17%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.17%) Big Data
7 2 (1.17%) Lumira
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.75%) LSMW
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 53 (30.99%) Finance
2 38 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 19 (11.11%) Marketing
4 17 (9.94%) Electronics
4 17 (9.94%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.68%) Automotive
5 8 (4.68%) Local Government
6 4 (2.34%) Retail
6 4 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.17%) Law
7 2 (1.17%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (26.32%) Consultant
2 39 (22.81%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (18.13%) Analyst
4 24 (14.04%) SAP Manager
5 17 (9.94%) Project Manager
6 15 (8.77%) Architect
7 11 (6.43%) Developer
7 11 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.43%) SAP Analyst
8 9 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) SAP Project Manager
10 6 (3.51%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.51%) SAP HR Analyst
11 5 (2.92%) Junior SAP Basis Consultant
11 5 (2.92%) Business Objects Report Writer
11 5 (2.92%) Junior SAP Consultant
11 5 (2.92%) Report Writer
11 5 (2.92%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.77%) SAP Basis
2 5 (2.92%) EDI
3 4 (2.34%) HTML
3 4 (2.34%) CSS
4 3 (1.75%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (1.17%) Akka
5 2 (1.17%) CSS3
5 2 (1.17%) WCF
5 2 (1.17%) jQuery
5 2 (1.17%) HTML5
5 2 (1.17%) .NET
5 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.17%) Middleware
6 1 (0.58%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.58%) SOAP
6 1 (0.58%) Web Services
6 1 (0.58%) XML
6 1 (0.58%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.58%) REST
6 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.53%) FMCG
2 17 (9.94%) DTV
3 9 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.92%) Life Science
5 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.17%) Clustering
6 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.17%) User Experience
6 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.68%) Windows
2 4 (2.34%) Linux
2 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.17%) UNIX
4 2 (1.17%) VMS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (12.87%) Project Management
2 22 (12.87%) Migration
3 18 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
4 17 (9.94%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (9.94%) Programme Management
5 16 (9.36%) Change Management
6 14 (8.19%) ERP
7 12 (7.02%) CRM
7 12 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (5.26%) Integration Testing
8 9 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.68%) Workflow
9 8 (4.68%) Data Protection
9 8 (4.68%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (4.09%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.09%) ITIL
11 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.94%) ABAP
2 13 (7.60%) SQL
3 4 (2.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.75%) C
4 3 (1.75%) Java
5 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.17%) VBScript
5 2 (1.17%) VB
5 2 (1.17%) C#
5 2 (1.17%) C++
6 1 (0.58%) PHP
6 1 (0.58%) VBA
6 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (1.75%) CCA
2 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.58%) MCITP
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.58%) MCSE
3 1 (0.58%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) GAMP
System Software
1 14 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.02%) Hyper-V
2 12 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (7.02%) Xen
3 6 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.17%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.58%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) SCCM
2 2 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.28%) Oracle
3 15 (8.77%) Citrix
3 15 (8.77%) VMware
4 13 (7.60%) Lotus
5 12 (7.02%) EMC
6 5 (2.92%) HP
7 4 (2.34%) IBM
8 3 (1.75%) OpenText
8 3 (1.75%) Ariba
9 2 (1.17%) CA
9 2 (1.17%) Adobe
9 2 (1.17%) SEEBURGER
9 2 (1.17%) Tableau
9 2 (1.17%) Birst
10 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.58%) Veeam
10 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco
10 1 (0.58%) NetApp
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