The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 51 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.13% 2.88% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 5.61% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate £300 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.15% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
295 107 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.66% 51.44% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 42 61
Average daily rate £270 £270 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.58 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.62% +0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.38 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
North East

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
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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 5 £300 -14.28% 11
SAP
North East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) OLAP
4 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Balanced Scorecard
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) OLAP
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
2 1 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) NWDI
2 1 (11.11%) LSMW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM Developer
3 1 (11.11%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
2 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DTV
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Open Text
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
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