The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 76 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +19
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.38% 6.29% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 4.34% 14.49% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 15
Median daily rate £375 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £8.50 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £18.05 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-22.43% -5.00%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
691 421 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 54.71% 43.40% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 244 262
Median daily rate £350 £375 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 19
Median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.51 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £47.30 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -39 17 £363 -9.37%
Durham -5 8 £375 -19.05% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North East region with a requirement for SAP.

1 33 (41.77%) ITIL
2 30 (37.97%) Service Delivery
3 26 (32.91%) Project Management
3 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
4 24 (30.38%) Windows
5 21 (26.58%) Business Continuity
5 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
5 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
6 20 (25.32%) SC Cleared
6 20 (25.32%) Management Information System
7 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (24.05%) Degree
8 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
8 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (22.78%) DHCP
8 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
8 18 (22.78%) HP
9 17 (21.52%) Citrix
9 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (20.25%) SQL
10 16 (20.25%) XenMobile
11 15 (18.99%) XenApp
11 15 (18.99%) XenServer
11 15 (18.99%) XenDesktop
12 14 (17.72%) Finance
12 14 (17.72%) Manufacturing
13 13 (16.46%) VMware
13 13 (16.46%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (16.46%) AppSense
13 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 12 (15.19%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) Documentum
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 7 (8.86%) SAP PP
2 3 (3.80%) SAP PP-PI
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.53%) SAP HR
3 2 (2.53%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.27%) SAP LE
4 1 (1.27%) SAP Retail
4 1 (1.27%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) DHCP
2 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) Skype
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SAP HANA
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.59%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.59%) OLAP
2 6 (7.59%) OLAP Cube
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.53%) HBase
4 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) QlikView
5 1 (1.27%) DTS
5 1 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.06%) webpack
2 3 (3.80%) GitLab
3 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
1 14 (17.72%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.86%) Electronics
2 7 (8.86%) Marketing
2 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Local Government
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Developer
1 16 (20.25%) Support Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) Consultant
3 12 (15.19%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (11.39%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) SAP PP Consultant
7 6 (7.59%) Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Backup Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Citrix Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.06%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Citrix Support
10 3 (3.80%) SAP Architect
10 3 (3.80%) SAP Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.80%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) CSS
2 5 (6.33%) Middleware
3 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.06%) EJS
3 4 (5.06%) Express
3 4 (5.06%) Node.js
4 3 (3.80%) Web Services
5 2 (2.53%) EDIFACT
5 2 (2.53%) JSON
5 2 (2.53%) XML
6 1 (1.27%) HTML
6 1 (1.27%) ISPF
6 1 (1.27%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.27%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Management Information System
2 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.86%) Visualisation
4 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.33%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.33%) User Experience
6 4 (5.06%) AS400
6 4 (5.06%) Tandem
7 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.53%) FMCG
8 2 (2.53%) PKI
9 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
3 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.59%) Linux
5 6 (7.59%) Unix
6 3 (3.80%) AIX
6 3 (3.80%) Android
6 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.53%) Solaris
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (1.27%) HPUX
8 1 (1.27%) MVS
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) ITIL
2 30 (37.97%) Service Delivery
3 26 (32.91%) Project Management
4 21 (26.58%) Business Continuity
5 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (8.86%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.86%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (8.86%) ETL
7 7 (8.86%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.59%) Analytics
8 6 (7.59%) Change Management
8 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.59%) Demand Management
8 6 (7.59%) Logistics
8 6 (7.59%) Migration
8 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.59%) Release Management
9 5 (6.33%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (6.33%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.25%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
3 6 (7.59%) VB
3 6 (7.59%) VBA
4 3 (3.80%) Java
5 2 (2.53%) ABAP
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (2.53%) VBScript
6 1 (1.27%) C
6 1 (1.27%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) Groovy
6 1 (1.27%) JCL
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) REXX
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.32%) SC Cleared
3 19 (24.05%) Degree
4 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.86%) MCSE
6 4 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (5.06%) CCNA
6 4 (5.06%) CCNP
6 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.06%) MCDBA
6 4 (5.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.99%) XenApp
2 15 (18.99%) XenDesktop
2 15 (18.99%) XenServer
3 13 (16.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.86%) Firmware
5 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) XenMobile
2 13 (16.46%) SafeCom
3 12 (15.19%) EdgeSight
4 7 (8.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (3.80%) OpenView
6 2 (2.53%) AirWatch
6 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.53%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (1.27%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.27%) Legato
7 1 (1.27%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.27%) SCCM
7 1 (1.27%) Simpana
7 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.27%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.78%) HP
3 17 (21.52%) Citrix
4 13 (16.46%) AppSense
4 13 (16.46%) ThinPrint
4 13 (16.46%) VMware
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle
6 7 (8.86%) EMC
7 2 (2.53%) Apple
7 2 (2.53%) CA
7 2 (2.53%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
7 2 (2.53%) Pega
7 2 (2.53%) Symantec
8 1 (1.27%) arcserve
8 1 (1.27%) Brocade
8 1 (1.27%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.27%) Sun
8 1 (1.27%) Trend Micro
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