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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 47 27 43
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing SAP 28 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.39% 3.98% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 7.57% 7.22% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Average daily rate
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£463 £410 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.80% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £346 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £456 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -39.20%
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
370 194 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 44.74% 55.11% 48.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 83 93
Average daily rate £349 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.23% +0.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 25
Average hourly rate £28.00 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £18.10 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 -28 14 £498 +25.55% 2
Durham - 4 - - 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.39%) Manufacturing
3 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 12 (17.91%) IVR
3 12 (17.91%) ABAP
3 12 (17.91%) Genesys
4 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
5 10 (14.93%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (14.93%) SAP BI
5 10 (14.93%) CRM
5 10 (14.93%) Programme Management
5 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
5 10 (14.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (14.93%) Marketing
6 9 (13.43%) WFM
6 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
7 8 (11.94%) SAP Implementation
7 8 (11.94%) SAP PP
7 8 (11.94%) Java
8 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
8 7 (10.45%) SAP R/3
8 7 (10.45%) DTV
8 7 (10.45%) SAP APO
8 7 (10.45%) Network Planning
8 7 (10.45%) Electronics
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.96%) Project Management
10 5 (7.46%) SAP FI
10 5 (7.46%) SQL
10 5 (7.46%) SAP CO

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (4.48%) SAS
1 3 (4.48%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (11.94%) SAP PP
3 7 (10.45%) SAP APO
3 7 (10.45%) SAP R/3
4 5 (7.46%) SAP FI
4 5 (7.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (7.46%) SAP CO
5 4 (5.97%) SAP SD
6 3 (4.48%) SAP SRM
7 2 (2.99%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (1.49%) SAP MM
8 1 (1.49%) SAP PP-PI
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (1.49%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.49%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) LDAP
1 2 (2.99%) DHCP
1 2 (2.99%) DNS
1 2 (2.99%) SAN
1 2 (2.99%) NAS
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.93%) SAP BI
3 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Selenium
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 15 (22.39%) Manufacturing
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
3 10 (14.93%) Marketing
4 7 (10.45%) Electronics
5 5 (7.46%) Retail
6 2 (2.99%) Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Back Office
7 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Consultant
2 27 (40.30%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Business Manager
6 6 (8.96%) SAP APO Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) SAP PP Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Process Improvement Manager
8 3 (4.48%) SAP Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Business Process Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Process Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Business Process Improvement Manager
8 3 (4.48%) SAP SD Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Play Framework
2 2 (2.99%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.99%) HTML5
2 2 (2.99%) REST
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) J2EE
2 2 (2.99%) CSS
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) JSON
3 1 (1.49%) Symfony
3 1 (1.49%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) MooTools
3 1 (1.49%) YAML
3 1 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) CSS3
3 1 (1.49%) Spring
3 1 (1.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) IVR
2 7 (10.45%) DTV
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) AS400
4 1 (1.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) UNIX
2 2 (2.99%) Solaris
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (14.93%) CRM
2 10 (14.93%) Programme Management
2 10 (14.93%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (13.43%) WFM
4 8 (11.94%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (10.45%) Network Planning
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) Project Management
7 5 (7.46%) Analytics
7 5 (7.46%) Line Management
8 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.97%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.48%) Data Management
9 3 (4.48%) Document Management
9 3 (4.48%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.48%) Business Transformation
10 2 (2.99%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) ABAP
2 8 (11.94%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) SQL
4 3 (4.48%) VBA
5 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) C#
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
6 1 (1.49%) PHP5
6 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) GxP
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
1 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (2.99%) Veritas File System
1 2 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Genesys
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.99%) Sun
4 2 (2.99%) Veritas
5 1 (1.49%) Open Text
5 1 (1.49%) RedDot
5 1 (1.49%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) Informatica
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