The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Basis
Rank 145 140 127
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 8 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 2.07% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £488 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.28% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP Basis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
938 822 704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.64% 21.47% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 532 432
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 9
Median hourly rate £27.75 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.62% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £16.16 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Basis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP Basis Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Manchester -2 5 £488 -
Merseyside -11 2 - -
SAP Basis
England

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis 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 West region with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
3 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) SAP BW
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) SAP XI
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (15.38%) SAP BPC
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Server Building
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) Clustering
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) ABAP
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) DB2
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) BMC
6 2 (15.38%) Control-M
6 2 (15.38%) SAP BI

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (15.38%) SAP BPC
2 1 (7.69%) SAP APO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
2 5 (38.46%) SAP BW
3 2 (15.38%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) SAP BI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP APO Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Architect
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Basis Architect
2 2 (15.38%) SAP BI Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP XI Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SAP APO Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) SAP XI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) AIX
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Server Building
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) ABAP
2 2 (15.38%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) BMC
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy