The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Merseyside region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 18 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP 11 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.02% 6.06% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 10.48% 15.56% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£550 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £434
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 90 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 47.95% 38.96% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 39 44
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £172 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 16
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.77% -25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £45.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
SAP
North West

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAP
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 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Liverpool -6 6 £415 +18.57% 4
Prescot - - - -
St Helens - - - -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) DTV
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) Electronics
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
5 2 (10.53%) FMCG
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
5 2 (10.53%) Kalido
5 2 (10.53%) CIMA
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) Informatica
6 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
6 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
6 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) HTML

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) LSMW
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) YouTrack
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Electronics
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Actuary
2 3 (15.79%) Pricing Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Master Data Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Data Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) BAPI
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) DTV
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 2 (10.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Information Management
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Security
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Demand Management
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) E-business
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CIMA
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Kalido
2 1 (5.26%) Casewise
2 1 (5.26%) Datanomic
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Trillium
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
Liverpool
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Rate: Circa £40,000 - £45,000 pa plus benefits depending on skills
Posted: 4 days ago