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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 17 55 26
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -29
Contract jobs citing SAP 55 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.50% 1.57% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 19.30% 2.82% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
- -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -32.69%
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
285 319 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 44.05% 55.77% 51.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 193 65
Average daily rate £358 £275 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.21% +0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 14
Average hourly rate £11.93 £14.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £34.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Tyne and Wear +24 17 £450 +50.00% 2
Durham - 8 £475 - 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 21 (23.86%) SAP FI
3 18 (20.45%) ABAP
3 18 (20.45%) SAP CO
4 17 (19.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 13 (14.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.36%) SAP SD
7 10 (11.36%) SAP Implementation
7 10 (11.36%) Integration Testing
8 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.23%) SAP PP
8 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
9 8 (9.09%) MS Office
10 7 (7.95%) ERP
10 7 (7.95%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.95%) Logistics
11 6 (6.82%) Oracle
11 6 (6.82%) Java
11 6 (6.82%) DTV
11 6 (6.82%) Electronics
11 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
11 6 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (6.82%) Marketing
11 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (5.68%) SAP HANA
12 5 (5.68%) SAP MM
12 5 (5.68%) Oracle Reports

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.14%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (23.86%) SAP FI
2 18 (20.45%) SAP CO
3 17 (19.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (14.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (11.36%) SAP SD
6 9 (10.23%) SAP PP
7 5 (5.68%) SAP MM
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (4.55%) SAP PM
8 4 (4.55%) SAP GTS
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (3.41%) SAP ERP
9 3 (3.41%) SAP CS
9 3 (3.41%) SAP SM
10 2 (2.27%) SAP HR
10 2 (2.27%) SAP APO
10 2 (2.27%) SAP R/3
10 2 (2.27%) SAP PS
10 2 (2.27%) SAP WM
10 2 (2.27%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (5.68%) SAP HANA
2 4 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.41%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.14%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Selenium
2 3 (3.41%) LSMW
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.82%) Electronics
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.82%) Marketing
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 3 (3.41%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.41%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.27%) Advertising
6 2 (2.27%) Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Legal
7 1 (1.14%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (43.18%) Consultant
2 36 (40.91%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (10.23%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.23%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 8 (9.09%) Architect
5 7 (7.95%) SAP Manager
6 6 (6.82%) SAP Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) SAP CO Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.55%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) SAP PM Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) SAP FI Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.41%) SAP MM Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) SAP PP Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) Tester
8 3 (3.41%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) jBPM
2 3 (3.41%) Play Framework
3 2 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.14%) Ajax
4 1 (1.14%) HTML
4 1 (1.14%) J2EE
4 1 (1.14%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) SOAP
4 1 (1.14%) JSON
4 1 (1.14%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (1.14%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.14%) HTML5
4 1 (1.14%) REST
4 1 (1.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) DTV
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) NHS
3 2 (2.27%) FMCG
3 2 (2.27%) Informatics
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.36%) SAP Implementation
1 10 (11.36%) Integration Testing
2 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
3 7 (7.95%) Programme Management
3 7 (7.95%) ERP
3 7 (7.95%) Logistics
4 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.55%) Migration
5 4 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (4.55%) Workflow
6 3 (3.41%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.41%) Information Governance
6 3 (3.41%) Product Management
6 3 (3.41%) Cash Management
7 2 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) ABAP
2 6 (6.82%) Java
3 4 (4.55%) SQL
4 2 (2.27%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.14%) C
5 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) GxP
1 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Cerner
4 1 (1.14%) Informatica
4 1 (1.14%) Sybase
4 1 (1.14%) EMC
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