The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 47 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing SAP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.61% 0.65% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
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 £18.50 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -52.50%
SAP
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
213 101 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 65.14% 65.58% 61.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 31
Average daily rate £470 £400 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £170 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Telford -18 2 £325 -
SAP
West Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) SFIA
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Publishing
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Teamcenter
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (18.18%) Teamcenter
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) MFGPRO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Publishing
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Billing
4 1 (9.09%) Czech Language
4 1 (9.09%) Dutch Language
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Coordinator
1 4 (36.36%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Scrum Master
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum Master
2 2 (18.18%) Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Billing Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SFIA
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (9.09%) Infor
3 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (9.09%) QAD
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) VMware