The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 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 89 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP 49 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 1.52% 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category 4.15% 3.50% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 18
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £284 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £600 £525
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%
SAP
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1182 1201 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.86% 43.53% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 593 472
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £203 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 28 23
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £46.00 £32.50
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 Scotland

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 21 £400 -11.11% 2
Edinburgh -11 11 £413 +20.00% 4
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
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UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (27.35%) SAP IS-U
2 24 (20.51%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (17.95%) Finance
4 20 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (14.53%) Smart Meter
5 17 (14.53%) CRM
6 16 (13.68%) ABAP
7 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
7 14 (11.97%) Data Modelling
8 12 (10.26%) Oracle
8 12 (10.26%) SAP CRM
9 11 (9.40%) SQL
9 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (9.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 10 (8.55%) SAP HANA
10 10 (8.55%) SAP Data Services
10 10 (8.55%) Project Management
10 10 (8.55%) Migration
10 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
11 9 (7.69%) Billing
12 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (6.84%) Data Analysis
12 8 (6.84%) Java
12 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
12 8 (6.84%) PRINCE2
13 7 (5.98%) MS Office
13 7 (5.98%) ETL
14 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (5.13%) NetWeaver
2 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Office
2 6 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (27.35%) SAP IS-U
2 12 (10.26%) SAP CRM
3 4 (3.42%) SAP MM
3 4 (3.42%) SAP SCM
3 4 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.71%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.71%) SAP PP
5 2 (1.71%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.71%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.71%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.85%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.85%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (0.85%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.85%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.85%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.51%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 10 (8.55%) SAP Data Services
4 10 (8.55%) SAP HANA
5 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.27%) QlikView
6 5 (4.27%) DTS
6 5 (4.27%) SAP BW
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.42%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.56%) SAP BI
8 3 (2.56%) dBASE
9 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.71%) MS Access
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) LSMW
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.71%) Toad
2 2 (1.71%) ERwin
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Billing
3 6 (5.13%) Back Office
4 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.27%) Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.71%) Advertising
6 2 (1.71%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (36.75%) Consultant
2 35 (29.91%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (21.37%) Analyst
4 21 (17.95%) Developer
5 19 (16.24%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 15 (12.82%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.84%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (5.98%) SAP Developer
9 6 (5.13%) CRM Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) SAP Project Manager
9 6 (5.13%) SAP Manager
9 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Process Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) SAP CRM Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) Business Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) Business Process Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) SAP Basis
2 3 (2.56%) HTML
2 3 (2.56%) CSS
2 3 (2.56%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (1.71%) BAPI
3 2 (1.71%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.71%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.85%) HTML5
4 1 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Smart Meter
2 6 (5.13%) Data Extraction
3 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.71%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.85%) PMI
5 1 (0.85%) DTV
5 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) Windows
1 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (14.53%) CRM
3 14 (11.97%) Data Modelling
4 11 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (8.55%) Migration
5 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.55%) Project Management
6 8 (6.84%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.84%) Data Analysis
7 7 (5.98%) ETL
8 6 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (5.13%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (4.27%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (4.27%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.27%) Supplier Management
9 5 (4.27%) ERP
10 4 (3.42%) Quality Management
10 4 (3.42%) E-Procurement
10 4 (3.42%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) ABAP
2 11 (9.40%) SQL
3 8 (6.84%) Java
3 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.56%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.85%) VB
5 1 (0.85%) C#
5 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.56%) PMP
3 3 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.71%) ACCA
4 2 (1.71%) CIMA
4 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) CFA
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) GAAP
1 1 (0.85%) FINREP
Vendors
1 12 (10.26%) Oracle
2 5 (4.27%) Tableau
3 4 (3.42%) Remedy
4 3 (2.56%) Lotus
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.71%) Informatica
6 1 (0.85%) hybris
6 1 (0.85%) Sybase
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
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