The table below looks at the statistics for SAP R/3 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 R/3 over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP R/3
Rank 161 158 135
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.025% 0.027% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £150 £394
% change year-on-year
+200.00% -61.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 - -
SAP R/3
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
327 311 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.27% 8.34% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 151 144
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £47.33 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +60.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

SAP R/3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP R/3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP R/3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP R/3
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 R/3 across the North West region.

SAP R/3 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP R/3
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 R/3 across the North West region.

SAP R/3 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP R/3
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore

SAP R/3
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 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore