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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 102 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP 24 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.08% 1.44% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.37% 3.88% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 9
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £394 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £449 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £436 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.25 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -19.04%
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
1014 1187 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.49% 37.19% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 553 632
Median daily rate £330 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £254 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 15 £385 -6.66% 3
Edinburgh +1 5 £406 -4.41% 2
Aberdeen - 2 £330 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £320 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SAP.

1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle
3 8 (17.78%) ERP
4 7 (15.56%) CRM
5 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) HP
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) SAP MDM
7 4 (8.89%) Maximo
7 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
7 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.67%) People Management
8 3 (6.67%) User Stories
8 3 (6.67%) Syclo
8 3 (6.67%) SAP PI
8 3 (6.67%) Billing
8 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (6.67%) Change Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Mining

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) NetWeaver
1 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Maximo
1 4 (8.89%) SAP MDM
2 3 (6.67%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.44%) Infor M3
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.44%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (4.44%) Teamcenter
4 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.22%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 1 (2.22%) Primavera
4 1 (2.22%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.22%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Billing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Consultant
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) SAP Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Billing Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Maximo Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Maximo Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) SAP Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) SAP MDM Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Payroll Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) SAP PI
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.22%) cXML
3 1 (2.22%) EDI
3 1 (2.22%) EDIFACT
3 1 (2.22%) Itk
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
4 1 (2.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) AIX
1 2 (4.44%) HPUX
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
1 2 (4.44%) Solaris
1 2 (4.44%) Unix
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) ERP
2 7 (15.56%) CRM
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.89%) Data Management
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) Change Management
5 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Logistics
5 3 (6.67%) People Management
5 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.67%) User Stories
5 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.44%) Application Performance Management
6 2 (4.44%) Master Data Management
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C
2 2 (4.44%) C++
2 2 (4.44%) Groovy
2 2 (4.44%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
2 2 (4.44%) PHP
2 2 (4.44%) VB
2 2 (4.44%) VBScript
3 1 (2.22%) ABAP
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) Tcl
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CBAP
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (4.44%) Unicenter
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.67%) Syclo
5 2 (4.44%) CA
5 2 (4.44%) Compuware
6 1 (2.22%) ESRI
6 1 (2.22%) IFS
6 1 (2.22%) Mincom
6 1 (2.22%) Sage
6 1 (2.22%) Siemens
6 1 (2.22%) Sybase
6 1 (2.22%) Triple Point
6 1 (2.22%) Ventyx