The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank - 130 -
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.066% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
SAP ALE
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
608 616 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.35% 20.29% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 336 481
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £24.90 £18.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £78.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP ALE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAP ALE
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SAP ALE Daily Rate Trend in Scotland