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 10 February 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.

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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 87 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 45 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.77% 1.66% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 4.31% 4.58% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 16
Average daily rate £400 £400 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £750 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -52.50%
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
1044 983 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.97% 36.18% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 528 404
Average daily rate £363 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 33
Average hourly rate £38.25 £15.77 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.54% +0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +24 25 £400 +10.34% 7
Edinburgh -25 7 £375 +7.14% 5
South Ayrshire - 3 £350 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £500 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (31.58%) Migration
2 19 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 14 (18.42%) Finance
4 13 (17.11%) SQL
5 11 (14.47%) Oracle
6 10 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
9 7 (9.21%) Tableau
9 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
9 7 (9.21%) Project Management
10 6 (7.89%) ETL
10 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (7.89%) Sybase
10 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.89%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (7.89%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (7.89%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (6.58%) Data Management
11 5 (6.58%) Java
11 5 (6.58%) EDI
11 5 (6.58%) Cisco
11 5 (6.58%) SAP SD
12 4 (5.26%) DNS
12 4 (5.26%) DHCP
12 4 (5.26%) CRM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.63%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.32%) Captiva
3 1 (1.32%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.32%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.32%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.32%) Siemens NX
3 1 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) SAP SD
2 4 (5.26%) SAP Business One
2 4 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (3.95%) SAP AFS
3 3 (3.95%) SAP CRM
3 3 (3.95%) SAP HCM
3 3 (3.95%) SAP HR
3 3 (3.95%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.32%) Primavera
4 1 (1.32%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.32%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.32%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.32%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.32%) SAP QM
4 1 (1.32%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.32%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) DHCP
1 4 (5.26%) DNS
2 3 (3.95%) LDAP
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.89%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (5.26%) QlikView
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.95%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.63%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (1.32%) ERwin
2 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) Toad
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Advertising
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Consultant
2 22 (28.95%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (22.37%) Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.53%) SAP Developer
5 8 (10.53%) SAP Manager
6 7 (9.21%) SAP Project Manager
7 6 (7.89%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Business Developer
8 5 (6.58%) SAP AFS Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) SAP SD Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Business Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Data Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) SAP ISU Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) EDI
2 2 (2.63%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) EJB
3 1 (1.32%) Itk
3 1 (1.32%) J2EE
3 1 (1.32%) Java EE 5
3 1 (1.32%) JPA
3 1 (1.32%) JSP
3 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.95%) NHS
3 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) e-Health
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Migration
2 19 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 9 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.21%) Project Management
5 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 6 (7.89%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (7.89%) ETL
5 6 (7.89%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.58%) Data Management
7 4 (5.26%) Change Control
7 4 (5.26%) CRM
7 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (3.95%) ERP
8 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.95%) SDLC
8 3 (3.95%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.58%) Java
4 4 (5.26%) ABAP
5 1 (1.32%) Ada
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) OpenEdge ABL
5 1 (1.32%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (1.32%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Tableau
3 6 (7.89%) Sybase
4 5 (6.58%) Cisco
5 3 (3.95%) Citrix
5 3 (3.95%) Informatica
5 3 (3.95%) InterSystems
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.95%) OpenText
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
6 2 (2.63%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.32%) Avaya
7 1 (1.32%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) Progress
7 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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