The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 14.29% - -
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£555 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
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Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 42.86% 20.00% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Average daily rate £275 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £313 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £334 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.40 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Salford

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SAP PS
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) LiveCycle
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 1 (25.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe