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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 95 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 17 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.37% 2.71% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 6.76% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 9
Median daily rate £363 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £302 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £505 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £18.53 £20.63
% change year-on-year
-19.70% -10.18%
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
696 296 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.95% 40.11% 44.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 175 186
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £48.70 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -49 14 £350 -12.50%
Sunderland - 3 £538 -
SAP
North East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SAP.

1 35 (64.81%) ITIL
2 32 (59.26%) Service Delivery
3 26 (48.15%) Windows
4 25 (46.30%) Project Management
5 24 (44.44%) Business Continuity
6 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
7 21 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 20 (37.04%) SC Cleared
8 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 19 (35.19%) HP
9 19 (35.19%) Management Information System
9 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (33.33%) Degree
10 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 18 (33.33%) DHCP
11 17 (31.48%) Citrix
11 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (29.63%) XenMobile
13 15 (27.78%) XenApp
13 15 (27.78%) XenServer
13 15 (27.78%) XenDesktop
14 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (24.07%) ThinPrint
14 13 (24.07%) SafeCom
14 13 (24.07%) VMware
14 13 (24.07%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (24.07%) AppSense
15 12 (22.22%) IIS
15 12 (22.22%) EdgeSight

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 12 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) Documentum
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.85%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.85%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.85%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (7.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) FTP
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) Skype
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.70%) HBase
3 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) DTS
4 1 (1.85%) OLAP
4 1 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) webpack
2 2 (3.70%) GitLab
3 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Backup Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Citrix Support
7 3 (5.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.70%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) SAP Architect
8 2 (3.70%) SAP Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.56%) CSS
2 3 (5.56%) EJS
2 3 (5.56%) Express
2 3 (5.56%) Node.js
3 2 (3.70%) EDIFACT
3 2 (3.70%) JSON
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) ISPF
4 1 (1.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Management Information System
2 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 6 (11.11%) User Experience
4 5 (9.26%) AS400
4 5 (9.26%) Tandem
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
5 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.70%) PKI
6 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (14.81%) Linux
5 8 (14.81%) Unix
6 4 (7.41%) AIX
6 4 (7.41%) Solaris
7 3 (5.56%) Android
7 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (1.85%) HPUX
9 1 (1.85%) MVS
9 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) ITIL
2 32 (59.26%) Service Delivery
3 25 (46.30%) Project Management
4 24 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 10 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
7 6 (11.11%) Change Management
7 6 (11.11%) ITSM
7 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.11%) Release Management
8 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (9.26%) Migration
8 5 (9.26%) Network Management
8 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.26%) SAP Security
8 5 (9.26%) Validation
9 4 (7.41%) Content Management
9 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) ABAP
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.70%) VB
4 2 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) Groovy
5 1 (1.85%) JCL
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) REXX
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 18 (33.33%) Degree
4 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (14.81%) MCSE
6 5 (9.26%) CCNA
6 5 (9.26%) CCNP
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (9.26%) MCDBA
6 5 (9.26%) MCP
7 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.78%) XenApp
2 15 (27.78%) XenDesktop
2 15 (27.78%) XenServer
3 13 (24.07%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.96%) Firmware
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) XenMobile
2 13 (24.07%) SafeCom
3 12 (22.22%) EdgeSight
4 8 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (7.41%) OpenView
6 2 (3.70%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.70%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (1.85%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.85%) Legato
7 1 (1.85%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.85%) SCCM
7 1 (1.85%) Simpana
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) HP
3 17 (31.48%) Citrix
4 13 (24.07%) AppSense
4 13 (24.07%) ThinPrint
4 13 (24.07%) VMware
5 9 (16.67%) Oracle
6 8 (14.81%) EMC
7 2 (3.70%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) CA
7 2 (3.70%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) Pega
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) arcserve
8 1 (1.85%) Brocade
8 1 (1.85%) CommVault
8 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.85%) Trend Micro