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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 34 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Contract jobs citing SAP 12 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.09% 5.20% 3.27%
As % of the Vendors category 6.59% 12.00% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £343 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +12.90%
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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
182 75 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.91% 43.35% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 32 76
Average daily rate £335 £363 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +39.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £10.63 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.11% -50.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (33.33%) DTV
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 6 (33.33%) Electronics
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Marketing
5 6 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (33.33%) Play Framework
6 5 (27.78%) Selenium
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) SAP SD
8 3 (16.67%) SAP R/3
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (11.11%) VMware
9 2 (11.11%) Migration

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 3 (16.67%) SAP R/3
3 2 (11.11%) SAP APO
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) SAP BI
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
General
1 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Consultant
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SAP SD Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP APO Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) DTV
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 6 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Balanced Scorecard
7 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Data Management
7 2 (11.11%) Document Management
7 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) ABAP
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Genesys
3 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.56%) Blackboard