The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 33 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.93% - 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.73% - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£465 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £438 £468
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
SAP Basis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 59 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.05% 31.89% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 31
Average daily rate £300 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £264 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £14.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Basis across the Merseyside region.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 3 £465 -
SAP Basis
North West

SAP Basis
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (92.86%) DB2
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) AIX
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) NetWeaver
6 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) FMCG
7 1 (7.14%) SAP BPC
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) PMI
7 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.14%) SAP BW

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DBA
2 4 (28.57%) DB2 DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) DB2 Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Basis Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
5 1 (7.14%) DB2 Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Release Management
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Data Security
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) IBM