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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 39 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 80 89 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.41% 5.33% 5.13%
As % of the Vendors category 10.91% 12.45% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 19
Average daily rate £413 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.27% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £274 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £576 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £15.30 £15.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.98% -42.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 £14.60 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £15.40 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-40.80% +10.00%
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
733 715 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.41% 42.79% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 339 276
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 39
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.10 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £19.98 £37.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £200 - 1
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 58 (30.37%) Finance
2 34 (17.80%) SAP HR
3 33 (17.28%) SAP BW
4 32 (16.75%) Oracle
4 32 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 30 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (15.18%) ERP
7 29 (15.18%) Project Management
8 25 (13.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 24 (12.57%) Manufacturing
10 22 (11.52%) Marketing
11 20 (10.47%) Programme Management
11 20 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (10.47%) SAP Payroll
11 20 (10.47%) MS Excel
11 20 (10.47%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (9.95%) Microsoft
13 18 (9.42%) SQL
13 18 (9.42%) Migration
13 18 (9.42%) Electronics
13 18 (9.42%) Telecoms
13 18 (9.42%) Workflow
13 18 (9.42%) Digital Marketing
13 18 (9.42%) SAP Implementation
14 15 (7.85%) SAP BPC
15 14 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (7.33%) Change Management
15 14 (7.33%) SQL Server
15 14 (7.33%) CRM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (5.76%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.62%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (0.52%) Apache
3 1 (0.52%) CMS
3 1 (0.52%) Confluence
3 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS Project
3 2 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 34 (17.80%) SAP HR
2 25 (13.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (10.47%) SAP Payroll
4 15 (7.85%) SAP BPC
5 12 (6.28%) SAP SRM
6 10 (5.24%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (4.71%) SAP CO
7 9 (4.71%) SAP FI
7 9 (4.71%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (3.66%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (3.66%) SAP CRM
9 6 (3.14%) SAP ERP
10 5 (2.62%) SAP hybris
11 4 (2.09%) SAP PS
11 4 (2.09%) SAP SD
12 3 (1.57%) Primavera
12 3 (1.57%) SAP FI-GL
12 3 (1.57%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (1.57%) Unit4 Business World
13 2 (1.05%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) DHCP
1 2 (1.05%) DNS
2 1 (0.52%) Firewall
2 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.28%) SAP BW
2 20 (10.47%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (7.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 8 (4.19%) SAP BI
4 8 (4.19%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (3.14%) DB2
6 5 (2.62%) OLAP
7 4 (2.09%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.05%) MySQL
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.05%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.52%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.52%) GIS
9 1 (0.52%) Ingres
9 1 (0.52%) QlikView
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.14%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.05%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) JUnit
3 1 (0.52%) Moq
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 58 (30.37%) Finance
2 24 (12.57%) Manufacturing
3 22 (11.52%) Marketing
4 18 (9.42%) Electronics
4 18 (9.42%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.66%) Legal
6 5 (2.62%) Banking
7 4 (2.09%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.57%) Billing
9 2 (1.05%) Retail
10 1 (0.52%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (37.17%) Analyst
2 47 (24.61%) Consultant
3 46 (24.08%) SAP Analyst
4 42 (21.99%) SAP Consultant
5 23 (12.04%) Business Analyst
6 17 (8.90%) HR Analyst
7 16 (8.38%) Project Manager
8 13 (6.81%) SAP HR Analyst
9 12 (6.28%) SAP Manager
10 10 (5.24%) SAP BW Consultant
10 10 (5.24%) Trainer
11 9 (4.71%) Architect
11 9 (4.71%) SAP BPC Consultant
11 9 (4.71%) SAP Project Manager
11 9 (4.71%) SAP Trainer
12 8 (4.19%) SAP Business Analyst
12 8 (4.19%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.66%) ERP Manager
13 7 (3.66%) Programme Manager
13 7 (3.66%) SAP BW Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.71%) SAP Basis
2 8 (4.19%) .NET
3 3 (1.57%) jQuery
4 2 (1.05%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.52%) Ajax
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.52%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.52%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) J2EE
5 1 (0.52%) JSP
5 1 (0.52%) LESS
5 1 (0.52%) LINQ
5 1 (0.52%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.52%) Spring
5 1 (0.52%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.52%) Spring.NET
5 1 (0.52%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.52%) XML
5 1 (0.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.28%) FMCG
3 7 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.09%) Life Science
5 3 (1.57%) Clustering
5 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.05%) Psychology
7 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.14%) Windows
2 3 (1.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.05%) Unix
4 1 (0.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 30 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (15.18%) ERP
3 29 (15.18%) Project Management
4 20 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (10.47%) Programme Management
5 18 (9.42%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (9.42%) Migration
5 18 (9.42%) SAP Implementation
5 18 (9.42%) Workflow
6 14 (7.33%) Change Management
6 14 (7.33%) CRM
6 14 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.24%) Performance Management
7 10 (5.24%) Time Management
8 9 (4.71%) E-Procurement
8 9 (4.71%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.19%) Data Governance
10 7 (3.66%) Test Scripting
11 6 (3.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.42%) SQL
2 12 (6.28%) ABAP
3 9 (4.71%) Java
4 3 (1.57%) VB
5 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.05%) VBScript
6 1 (0.52%) C
6 1 (0.52%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.52%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.24%) Degree
2 6 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.62%) DBS Check
4 3 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.57%) HND
5 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.05%) MCP
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.05%) OCP
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.05%) PMP
5 2 (1.05%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (16.75%) Oracle
2 19 (9.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.14%) hybris
4 6 (3.14%) PeopleSoft
4 6 (3.14%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.62%) Citrix
6 4 (2.09%) Ariba
6 4 (2.09%) Tableau
7 3 (1.57%) Cisco
7 3 (1.57%) HP
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) CODA
8 1 (0.52%) Dell
8 1 (0.52%) EMC
8 1 (0.52%) Maconomy
8 1 (0.52%) Niku
8 1 (0.52%) Siebel
8 1 (0.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.52%) Wyse
Oldham
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Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago