The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 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.

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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 17 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP 26 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.07% 7.00% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 13.13% 15.56% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £430 £440
% change year-on-year
+2.03% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.92%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
198 90 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 53.80% 45.00% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 46 35
Average daily rate £325 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £421 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.49 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.67 £22.80 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -11 9 £450 +26.76% 2
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (30.77%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) DB2
3 8 (20.51%) SAP Basis
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.26%) AIX
6 4 (10.26%) IBM
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.26%) Finance
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Agresso
7 3 (7.69%) SAP BW
7 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 3 (7.69%) SAN
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Logistics
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.13%) YouTrack
8 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.13%) FMCG

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SAS
1 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Agresso
2 1 (2.56%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP PS
2 1 (2.56%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP QM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.56%) SAP FI-FM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) DB2
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SAP BW
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.13%) YouTrack
2 1 (2.56%) ERwin
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Programme Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Project Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) DB2 Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Senior DBA
5 2 (5.13%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) Yii
3 1 (2.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) PMI
1 2 (5.13%) FMCG
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) AIX
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) HPUX
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Project Management
2 5 (12.82%) ERP
2 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
3 4 (10.26%) Migration
3 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) ETL
5 2 (5.13%) Data Security
5 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Logistics
5 2 (5.13%) Release Management
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.56%) CAPA
6 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PHP
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Teradata
4 1 (2.56%) Zend
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
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