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 24 April 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 76 104 62
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -42
Contract jobs citing SAP 51 28 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.69% 1.06% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 4.45% 2.65% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 26
Average daily rate
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£398 £525 £427
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £271 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £595 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £60.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +328.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -6.66%
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
1145 1057 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.85% 39.99% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 484 516
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £43.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +13 21 £398 -0.62% 6
Edinburgh +11 15 £346 -34.04% 2
Aberdeen +2 7 £325 -48.00%
Renfrewshire - 1 £368 -
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UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (28.30%) Business Objects
1 30 (28.30%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (22.64%) ABAP
3 23 (21.70%) Oracle
4 20 (18.87%) SQL
4 20 (18.87%) SAP Data Services
5 18 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (16.04%) PL/SQL
6 17 (16.04%) Finance
7 13 (12.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 12 (11.32%) Migration
9 11 (10.38%) Data Modelling
9 11 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (10.38%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (9.43%) SAP HANA
10 10 (9.43%) SAP IS-U
10 10 (9.43%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (9.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
10 10 (9.43%) ETL
11 9 (8.49%) SAP BW
11 9 (8.49%) Java
11 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
11 9 (8.49%) Integration Testing
12 8 (7.55%) SAP MM
12 8 (7.55%) SAP BI
13 7 (6.60%) NetWeaver
13 7 (6.60%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.60%) SAP Implementation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (6.60%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.83%) SAS
2 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) SAP IS-U
1 10 (9.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (7.55%) SAP MM
3 6 (5.66%) SAP SCM
3 6 (5.66%) SAP EHS
4 5 (4.72%) SAP HR
5 4 (3.77%) SAP HCM
5 4 (3.77%) SAP SD
6 3 (2.83%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (1.89%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.94%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.94%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.94%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.94%) SAP FI-GL
8 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.94%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.30%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (18.87%) SAP Data Services
3 18 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (12.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 10 (9.43%) SAP HANA
5 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
6 9 (8.49%) SAP BW
7 8 (7.55%) SAP BI
8 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (4.72%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.89%) BODI
12 2 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.89%) MS Access
13 1 (0.94%) QlikView
13 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) LSMW
2 2 (1.89%) Selenium
2 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.89%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.94%) Toad
General
1 17 (16.04%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.89%) Billing
5 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (34.91%) Consultant
2 33 (31.13%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (22.64%) Analyst
4 23 (21.70%) Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (9.43%) SAP Developer
7 8 (7.55%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 7 (6.60%) Data Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Programme Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Business Developer
10 5 (4.72%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 5 (4.72%) SAP SCM Consultant
11 4 (3.77%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) PMO Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) SAP MM Consultant
11 4 (3.77%) ABAP Developer
12 3 (2.83%) Project Manager
12 3 (2.83%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.83%) Business Consultant
12 3 (2.83%) SAP Workflow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) SAP Basis
2 4 (3.77%) SAP XI
3 3 (2.83%) CSS
3 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (2.83%) BAPI
3 3 (2.83%) SAP Business Workflow
4 2 (1.89%) SAP ALE
4 2 (1.89%) .NET
5 1 (0.94%) Middleware
5 1 (0.94%) EDI
5 1 (0.94%) SOAP
5 1 (0.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.94%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Data Extraction
2 5 (4.72%) FMCG
3 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.94%) DTV
4 1 (0.94%) User Experience
4 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (11.32%) Migration
3 11 (10.38%) Data Modelling
3 11 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (10.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 10 (9.43%) Dimensional Modelling
4 10 (9.43%) ETL
5 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
5 9 (8.49%) Integration Testing
6 7 (6.60%) Test Scripting
6 7 (6.60%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (6.60%) Data Analysis
7 6 (5.66%) Change Management
7 6 (5.66%) Project Management
8 5 (4.72%) CRM
8 5 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.72%) Data Management
8 5 (4.72%) Master Data Management
8 5 (4.72%) Data Governance
9 4 (3.77%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.64%) ABAP
2 20 (18.87%) SQL
3 17 (16.04%) PL/SQL
4 9 (8.49%) Java
5 3 (2.83%) SAPscript
6 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.94%) VBA
7 1 (0.94%) C#
7 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) CIMA
3 2 (1.89%) ACCA
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.94%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) GAAP
2 1 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) FINREP
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.94%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Business Objects
2 23 (21.70%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) Tableau
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.77%) HP
5 4 (3.77%) Informatica
6 1 (0.94%) Lotus
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.94%) Serena
6 1 (0.94%) Teradata
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