The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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 SE.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 53 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 59 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.13% 2.53% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 8.74% 6.51% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 6 3
Median daily rate £280 £444 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% +47.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £28.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-27.67% +13.13%
SAP
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
675 215 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 58.64% 38.88% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 113 142
Median daily rate £285 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 31 8
Median hourly rate £28.75 £13.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.98% -41.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SAP.

1 48 (68.57%) ITIL
2 42 (60.00%) Windows
3 40 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 38 (54.29%) Project Management
4 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 37 (52.86%) Business Continuity
6 36 (51.43%) DHCP
7 34 (48.57%) Security Cleared
8 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
9 31 (44.29%) HP
9 31 (44.29%) Citrix
10 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (41.43%) SC Cleared
11 28 (40.00%) XenMobile
12 27 (38.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (38.57%) XenApp
12 27 (38.57%) VMware
13 26 (37.14%) IIS
13 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
14 25 (35.71%) Degree
14 25 (35.71%) XenServer
14 25 (35.71%) XenDesktop
14 25 (35.71%) ThinPrint
14 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
15 24 (34.29%) Management Information System
15 24 (34.29%) SafeCom
16 21 (30.00%) AppSense
17 20 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
18 19 (27.14%) EdgeSight

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 (37.14%) IIS
2 7 (10.00%) Apache
2 7 (10.00%) Jetty
2 7 (10.00%) nginx
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Spatial
3 6 (8.57%) PowerExchange
4 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 36 (51.43%) DHCP
2 12 (17.14%) DNS
3 9 (12.86%) FTP
3 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.00%) HTTP
4 7 (10.00%) IPsec
4 7 (10.00%) SSL
5 2 (2.86%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) 3G
6 1 (1.43%) Skype
6 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.00%) PowerCenter
3 6 (8.57%) Data Mining
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.29%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.86%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.86%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (10.00%) Log4j
1 7 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Billing
2 2 (2.86%) Electronics
2 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.86%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Publishing
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Consultant
4 4 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (5.71%) Data Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Data Migration Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Migration Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 3 (4.29%) Analyst
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix Support
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Support Consultant
6 2 (2.86%) Administrator
6 2 (2.86%) Billing Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (2.86%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) J2EE
2 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) Servlets
3 6 (8.57%) Middleware
4 4 (5.71%) HTML
4 4 (5.71%) HTML5
5 3 (4.29%) ADO
5 3 (4.29%) SAP Basis
6 2 (2.86%) D3.js
6 2 (2.86%) ISPF
7 1 (1.43%) CSS
7 1 (1.43%) CSS3
7 1 (1.43%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.43%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 24 (34.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.86%) Mainframe
3 9 (12.86%) User Experience
4 5 (7.14%) AS400
4 5 (7.14%) Tandem
5 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.86%) PKI
6 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.43%) Clustering
7 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.43%) PMI
7 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.00%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.57%) Linux
5 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.43%) Solaris
6 7 (10.00%) AIX
6 7 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (2.86%) Android
7 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.86%) MVS
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (2.86%) zOS
8 1 (1.43%) HPUX
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) ITIL
2 40 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 38 (54.29%) Project Management
4 37 (52.86%) Business Continuity
5 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.86%) ITSM
7 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.57%) CRM
10 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.14%) Network Management
10 5 (7.14%) SAP Security
10 5 (7.14%) Validation
11 4 (5.71%) Data Management
11 4 (5.71%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.71%) Migration
11 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) JCL
2 2 (2.86%) REXX
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) ABAP
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 29 (41.43%) SC Cleared
3 25 (35.71%) Degree
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.43%) MCSE
6 5 (7.14%) CCNA
6 5 (7.14%) CCNP
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.14%) MCDBA
6 5 (7.14%) MCP
7 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (4.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.43%) AAT
8 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) GxP
3 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 27 (38.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 27 (38.57%) XenApp
2 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 25 (35.71%) XenDesktop
2 25 (35.71%) XenServer
3 20 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (10.00%) Xen
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.86%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (40.00%) XenMobile
2 24 (34.29%) SafeCom
3 19 (27.14%) EdgeSight
4 5 (7.14%) OpenView
5 3 (4.29%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.29%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (2.86%) SCCM
6 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.43%) Control-M
7 1 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.43%) OVSD
7 1 (1.43%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (44.29%) Citrix
2 31 (44.29%) HP
3 27 (38.57%) VMware
4 25 (35.71%) ThinPrint
5 21 (30.00%) AppSense
6 12 (17.14%) Oracle
7 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 7 (10.00%) Axway
8 7 (10.00%) Genesys
8 7 (10.00%) Informatica
9 6 (8.57%) Siebel
9 6 (8.57%) Sun
10 3 (4.29%) Cisco
11 2 (2.86%) Apple
11 2 (2.86%) IBM
11 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.43%) arcserve
12 1 (1.43%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.43%) Symantec