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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 27 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 90 76 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.50% 5.38% 6.42%
As % of the Vendors category 12.99% 11.91% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 31
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £330 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% -14.42%
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
693 638 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.33% 45.18% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 294 164
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £463 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.13 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% -2.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £33.74 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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%
Bolton - - - -
Oldham - - - -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 49 (27.53%) Finance
2 28 (15.73%) ERP
3 27 (15.17%) Manufacturing
3 27 (15.17%) FMCG
4 26 (14.61%) Oracle
5 24 (13.48%) Project Management
6 20 (11.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 18 (10.11%) SAP BW
7 18 (10.11%) SQL
8 17 (9.55%) NetWeaver
9 16 (8.99%) SAP FI
9 16 (8.99%) CRM
10 15 (8.43%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (8.43%) Business Objects
10 15 (8.43%) Migration
11 14 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (7.87%) SAP Implementation
11 14 (7.87%) Data Governance
12 13 (7.30%) SAP CO
12 13 (7.30%) SAP HR
13 12 (6.74%) Microsoft
13 12 (6.74%) SQL Server
13 12 (6.74%) SAP Basis
13 12 (6.74%) SAP SRM
13 12 (6.74%) Marketing
14 11 (6.18%) SAP ERP
14 11 (6.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 10 (5.62%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (5.62%) Programme Management
15 10 (5.62%) SAP Payroll

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (9.55%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.25%) IBM Notes
2 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (11.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (8.99%) SAP FI
3 13 (7.30%) SAP HR
3 13 (7.30%) SAP CO
4 12 (6.74%) SAP SRM
5 11 (6.18%) SAP ERP
6 10 (5.62%) SAP Payroll
6 10 (5.62%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (5.06%) SAP PLM
8 8 (4.49%) SAP SD
9 7 (3.93%) SAP MM
10 5 (2.81%) Agresso
11 4 (2.25%) SAP LE
11 4 (2.25%) SAP APO
12 3 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
13 2 (1.12%) SAP MDM
14 1 (0.56%) Summit
14 1 (0.56%) SAP PM
14 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
14 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Office 365
1 4 (2.25%) SuccessFactors
1 4 (2.25%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) WAN
2 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.11%) SAP BW
2 15 (8.43%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (6.74%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (2.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.25%) DB2
7 2 (1.12%) MySQL
7 2 (1.12%) SAP BI
7 2 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.56%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.56%) Big Data
8 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.56%) QlikView
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) JUnit
1 2 (1.12%) Subversion
1 2 (1.12%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.56%) LSMW
General
1 49 (27.53%) Finance
2 27 (15.17%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.74%) Marketing
4 10 (5.62%) Electronics
4 10 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.37%) Retail
7 5 (2.81%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.25%) Billing
9 3 (1.69%) Local Government
9 3 (1.69%) Automotive
10 2 (1.12%) Banking
10 2 (1.12%) French Language
10 2 (1.12%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.56%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.56%) German Language
11 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (23.03%) Consultant
2 40 (22.47%) SAP Manager
3 38 (21.35%) SAP Consultant
4 34 (19.10%) Analyst
5 18 (10.11%) Project Manager
6 16 (8.99%) SAP Project Manager
7 13 (7.30%) SAP Analyst
8 12 (6.74%) PMO Manager
8 12 (6.74%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (5.62%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.62%) Architect
10 8 (4.49%) SAP PLM Consultant
11 7 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.37%) Trainer
12 6 (3.37%) SAP Trainer
12 6 (3.37%) SAP HR Analyst
13 5 (2.81%) SAP BW Specialist
13 5 (2.81%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 5 (2.81%) Developer
13 5 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.74%) SAP Basis
2 4 (2.25%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (2.25%) .NET
3 3 (1.69%) EDI
3 3 (1.69%) CSS
3 3 (1.69%) HTML
3 3 (1.69%) Ajax
3 3 (1.69%) jQuery
4 2 (1.12%) Spring MVC
4 2 (1.12%) Spring
4 2 (1.12%) JSP
4 2 (1.12%) XML
4 2 (1.12%) XSD
4 2 (1.12%) J2EE
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.56%) Middleware
5 1 (0.56%) LINQ
5 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.17%) FMCG
2 10 (5.62%) DTV
3 6 (3.37%) Life Science
4 5 (2.81%) PMI
4 5 (2.81%) E-Learning
5 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.81%) Windows
1 5 (2.81%) Linux
2 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.12%) UNIX
3 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.73%) ERP
2 24 (13.48%) Project Management
3 16 (8.99%) CRM
4 15 (8.43%) Migration
5 14 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (7.87%) SAP Implementation
5 14 (7.87%) Data Governance
6 10 (5.62%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (5.62%) Change Management
6 10 (5.62%) Programme Management
7 9 (5.06%) PLM
7 9 (5.06%) Integration Testing
7 9 (5.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.49%) ITIL
8 8 (4.49%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.93%) Logistics
10 6 (3.37%) Workflow
10 6 (3.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.11%) SQL
2 9 (5.06%) ABAP
3 5 (2.81%) Java
4 2 (1.12%) C
4 2 (1.12%) VBScript
4 2 (1.12%) VB
5 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.56%) C#
5 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (2.81%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.69%) CCA
2 3 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Degree
3 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (2.25%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.56%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (2.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) SCCM
2 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (14.61%) Oracle
2 15 (8.43%) Business Objects
3 12 (6.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.49%) Citrix
5 6 (3.37%) VMware
6 5 (2.81%) EMC
6 5 (2.81%) HP
7 4 (2.25%) Progress
7 4 (2.25%) Lotus
7 4 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.69%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.69%) IBM
9 2 (1.12%) CA
9 2 (1.12%) hybris
10 1 (0.56%) SEEBURGER
10 1 (0.56%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.56%) Dell
10 1 (0.56%) Avaya
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