The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 57 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP 13 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.82% 3.56% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 4.53% 6.97% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 2
Average daily rate £383 £525 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £395 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £603 £457
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
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
287 201 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.14% 51.15% 60.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 135 113
Average daily rate £400 £365 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +48.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +33.33%
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 Tyne and Wear

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 12 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 13 £383 -33.47% 2
SAP
North East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (68.57%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (57.14%) Finance
3 19 (54.29%) Manufacturing
4 17 (48.57%) Electronics
4 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
4 17 (48.57%) Programme Management
4 17 (48.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (48.57%) Marketing
4 17 (48.57%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) Oracle
6 11 (31.43%) Java
6 11 (31.43%) J2EE
7 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (25.71%) VMware
8 9 (25.71%) Solaris
9 8 (22.86%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (22.86%) Informatica
9 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
9 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (20.00%) nginx
10 7 (20.00%) Jetty
10 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
10 7 (20.00%) Axway
10 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
10 7 (20.00%) Xen
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 7 (20.00%) IIS
1 7 (20.00%) Jetty
1 7 (20.00%) nginx
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Spatial
2 6 (17.14%) PowerExchange
3 3 (8.57%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
Business Applications
1 17 (48.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (8.57%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.71%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) DHCP
1 7 (20.00%) DNS
1 7 (20.00%) FTP
1 7 (20.00%) HTTP
1 7 (20.00%) IPsec
1 7 (20.00%) SSL
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.00%) Log4j
2 3 (8.57%) JIRA
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) Manufacturing
3 17 (48.57%) Electronics
3 17 (48.57%) Marketing
3 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Consultant
2 4 (11.43%) Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Java Scala Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Scala Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Product Owner
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Scrum Master
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience Researcher
3 3 (8.57%) User Researcher
4 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (5.71%) Designer
4 2 (5.71%) Interaction Designer
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) SAP PP Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) UX Designer
5 1 (2.86%) Migration Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) J2EE
2 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) Servlets
3 4 (11.43%) Play Framework
4 3 (8.57%) Velocity
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Interactive TV
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Solaris
2 7 (20.00%) AIX
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (48.57%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (48.57%) Programme Management
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) CRM
6 6 (17.14%) User Stories
7 5 (14.29%) Migration
8 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 4 (11.43%) Web Operations
9 3 (8.57%) Coaching
9 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 3 (8.57%) Pair Programming
9 3 (8.57%) Project Management
9 3 (8.57%) Refactoring
10 2 (5.71%) Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) ABAP
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) VCP5
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Xen
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Informatica
3 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.00%) Axway
4 7 (20.00%) Genesys
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) Sun
5 6 (17.14%) Siebel