The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Certification over the 3 months to 24 July 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Certification
Rank - 156 134
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.053% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.25% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £558 £525
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
724 803 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.54% 21.26% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 422 288
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 62 49
Median hourly rate £42.73 £30.52 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +45.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £14.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £56.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

SAP Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SAP Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP Certification
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 Certification across the North West region.

SAP Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Psychology
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

SAP Certification
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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) UAT Lead
2 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP