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 31 July 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 60 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 18 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.96% 5.93% 4.90%
As % of the Vendors category 5.54% 12.65% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 7
Average daily rate
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£330 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.50 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-15.20% +11.11%
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
325 245 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.44% 46.85% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 150 60
Average daily rate £300 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 23
Average hourly rate £18.25 £25.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% +127.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -29 9 £330 -17.50% 1
Durham -9 2 £220 -58.09% 3
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (15.38%) SAP FI
5 8 (12.31%) DTV
5 8 (12.31%) Electronics
5 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
5 8 (12.31%) Java
5 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
5 8 (12.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (12.31%) Marketing
5 8 (12.31%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (10.77%) Logistics
6 7 (10.77%) ERP
7 6 (9.23%) ABAP
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle
7 6 (9.23%) SAP CO
7 6 (9.23%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (7.69%) SAP HR
8 5 (7.69%) SAP HANA
8 5 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.15%) Smart Meter
9 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.08%) JBoss
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) SAP FI
2 8 (12.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (9.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (9.23%) SAP CO
4 5 (7.69%) SAP HR
4 5 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (6.15%) SAP PM
6 3 (4.62%) SAP SM
6 3 (4.62%) SAP ERP
6 3 (4.62%) SAP CS
6 3 (4.62%) SAP WM
6 3 (4.62%) SAP MM
6 3 (4.62%) SAP PP
7 2 (3.08%) SAP PS
8 1 (1.54%) Agresso
8 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.54%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (1.54%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (7.69%) SAP HANA
2 4 (6.15%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.62%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.54%) LSMW
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (12.31%) Marketing
3 8 (12.31%) Electronics
3 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Local Government
6 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Consultant
2 21 (32.31%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Architect
5 6 (9.23%) SAP Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Process Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Business Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Business Process Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.62%) SAP FI Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) J2EE
1 4 (6.15%) jBPM
1 4 (6.15%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.54%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) DTV
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Smart Meter
2 4 (6.15%) NHS
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Informatics
4 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
1 2 (3.08%) AIX
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
1 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.54%) VME
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
2 8 (12.31%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (10.77%) ERP
3 7 (10.77%) Logistics
4 5 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (6.15%) ITIL
5 4 (6.15%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.62%) Data Validation
6 3 (4.62%) Product Management
6 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.62%) Workflow
6 3 (4.62%) Validation
6 3 (4.62%) Migration
6 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.62%) Project Management
6 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) Java
2 6 (9.23%) ABAP
3 4 (6.15%) SQL
4 2 (3.08%) C
4 2 (3.08%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (1.54%) WSUS
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Cerner
3 3 (4.62%) Sybase
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) OpenText
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) Ariba
North East England
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
County Durham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour + Dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
North East
Recruit121
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 23 days ago