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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Basis
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 2.68% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 19.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £465 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 - -
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
84 47 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.71% 13.99% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 22 23
Median daily rate £350 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 May 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
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (80.00%) SAP XI
3 3 (60.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (40.00%) SAP BI
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) ABAP
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
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:

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