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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Basis
Rank 40 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.62% 2.64% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 12.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
85 86 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.15% 20.62% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 35
Median daily rate £400 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP HANA
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) SAP BW
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) SAP XI
4 2 (40.00%) BMC
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) SAP BPC
4 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (40.00%) Control-M
4 2 (40.00%) SAP BI
4 2 (40.00%) Remedy
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) ABAP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SAP HANA
2 4 (80.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) SAP BI
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP APO Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Architect
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis Architect
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BI Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP XI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SAP APO Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ABAP
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy