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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 38 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 85 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.10% 4.74% 4.73%
As % of the Vendors category 10.93% 11.73% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 13 14
Median daily rate £300 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £680 £500
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 £30.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +21.21%
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
778 324 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 55.85% 40.40% 47.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 168 173
Median daily rate £290 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 10
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -46.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -12 59 £280 -36.90% 3
Durham +9 6 £550 - 6
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for SAP.

1 48 (44.44%) ITIL
2 42 (38.89%) Windows
3 40 (37.04%) Project Management
3 40 (37.04%) Service Delivery
4 38 (35.19%) Microsoft
5 37 (34.26%) Business Continuity
6 36 (33.33%) DHCP
7 35 (32.41%) Security Cleared
8 32 (29.63%) Windows Server
9 31 (28.70%) HP
9 31 (28.70%) Citrix
10 30 (27.78%) SC Cleared
11 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (25.93%) XenMobile
13 27 (25.00%) VMware
13 27 (25.00%) XenApp
13 27 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (24.07%) Computer Science
14 26 (24.07%) IIS
15 25 (23.15%) Active Directory
15 25 (23.15%) XenServer
15 25 (23.15%) XenDesktop
15 25 (23.15%) Degree
15 25 (23.15%) ThinPrint
16 24 (22.22%) SafeCom
16 24 (22.22%) Management Information System
17 21 (19.44%) AppSense
18 20 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
19 19 (17.59%) EdgeSight

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 26 (24.07%) IIS
2 7 (6.48%) Apache
2 7 (6.48%) Jetty
2 7 (6.48%) nginx
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle 10gAS
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (6.48%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.48%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
3 6 (5.56%) PowerExchange
4 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (9.26%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (6.48%) SAP QM
3 5 (4.63%) SAP PP
4 4 (3.70%) SAP CRM
4 4 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.85%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.93%) Primavera
6 1 (0.93%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 36 (33.33%) DHCP
2 12 (11.11%) DNS
3 9 (8.33%) FTP
3 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.48%) HTTP
4 7 (6.48%) IPsec
4 7 (6.48%) SSL
5 2 (1.85%) Firewall
6 1 (0.93%) 3G
6 1 (0.93%) Skype
6 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (6.48%) PowerCenter
3 6 (5.56%) Data Mining
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.70%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.85%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.85%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.93%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Jenkins
1 7 (6.48%) Log4j
1 7 (6.48%) Travis CI
2 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (9.26%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Billing
3 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.85%) Electronics
5 2 (1.85%) Publishing
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (34.26%) Consultant
2 29 (26.85%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (23.15%) Support Engineer
4 18 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 8 (7.41%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 6 (5.56%) Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) Data Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Data Migration Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Migration Manager
6 6 (5.56%) SAP Manager
6 6 (5.56%) SAP QM Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) SAP PP Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) CRM Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.70%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Services Delivery Consultant
9 3 (2.78%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) J2EE
2 7 (6.48%) .NET
2 7 (6.48%) Servlets
3 6 (5.56%) Middleware
4 5 (4.63%) SAP Basis
5 4 (3.70%) HTML
5 4 (3.70%) HTML5
6 3 (2.78%) ADO
6 3 (2.78%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (1.85%) BAPI
7 2 (1.85%) D3.js
7 2 (1.85%) ISPF
7 2 (1.85%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.85%) Velocity
8 1 (0.93%) CSS
8 1 (0.93%) CSS3
8 1 (0.93%) jQuery
8 1 (0.93%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.93%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.93%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.07%) Computer Science
2 24 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 11 (10.19%) User Experience
4 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.33%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.63%) AS400
6 5 (4.63%) Tandem
7 2 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.85%) PKI
7 2 (1.85%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.93%) PMI
8 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.89%) Windows
2 32 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.04%) Linux
5 8 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.41%) Solaris
6 7 (6.48%) AIX
6 7 (6.48%) Unix
7 2 (1.85%) Android
7 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.85%) MVS
7 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (1.85%) zOS
8 1 (0.93%) HPUX
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.44%) ITIL
2 40 (37.04%) Project Management
2 40 (37.04%) Service Delivery
3 37 (34.26%) Business Continuity
4 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.19%) CRM
5 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.33%) ITSM
5 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.41%) SAP Security
7 7 (6.48%) Automated Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
8 6 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 6 (5.56%) Migration
9 5 (4.63%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.63%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.63%) Network Management
9 5 (4.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.41%) ABAP
1 8 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (1.85%) JCL
2 2 (1.85%) REXX
2 2 (1.85%) SQL
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 35 (32.41%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 25 (23.15%) Degree
4 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.41%) MCSE
6 5 (4.63%) CCNA
6 5 (4.63%) CCNP
6 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.63%) MCDBA
6 5 (4.63%) MCP
7 3 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.93%) AAT
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.93%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) GxP
3 3 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 27 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 27 (25.00%) XenApp
2 25 (23.15%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.15%) XenDesktop
2 25 (23.15%) XenServer
3 20 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (6.48%) Xen
5 6 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.93%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (25.93%) XenMobile
2 24 (22.22%) SafeCom
3 19 (17.59%) EdgeSight
4 5 (4.63%) OpenView
5 3 (2.78%) AirWatch
5 3 (2.78%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (1.85%) SCCM
6 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.93%) Control-M
7 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.93%) OVSD
7 1 (0.93%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.70%) Citrix
2 31 (28.70%) HP
3 27 (25.00%) VMware
4 25 (23.15%) ThinPrint
5 21 (19.44%) AppSense
6 15 (13.89%) Oracle
7 8 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.48%) Axway
8 7 (6.48%) Genesys
8 7 (6.48%) Informatica
9 6 (5.56%) Siebel
9 6 (5.56%) Sun
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco
11 2 (1.85%) Apple
11 2 (1.85%) IBM
11 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.93%) BMC
12 1 (0.93%) CommVault
12 1 (0.93%) EMC
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