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 30 January 2015 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 30 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 15 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.73% 0.78% 3.14%
As % of the Vendors category 7.35% 1.46% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
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£475 £410 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.99% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £362 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £457 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £49.05 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-61.26% +180.28%
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
204 137 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 50.75% 53.10% 51.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 70 29
Average daily rate £365 £245 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.97% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £193 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £27.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 +2 11 £525 +28.20% 3
SAP
North East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (32.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (24.32%) SAP SD
4 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
5 7 (18.92%) IVR
5 7 (18.92%) Genesys
5 7 (18.92%) CRM
5 7 (18.92%) SAP BI
5 7 (18.92%) WFM
6 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (16.22%) Finance
6 6 (16.22%) SAP CO
7 5 (13.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (13.51%) SAP FI
7 5 (13.51%) Line Management
8 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.81%) Marketing
8 4 (10.81%) SAP GTS
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.81%) Java
8 4 (10.81%) DTV
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.81%) Electronics
8 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.81%) Retail
9 3 (8.11%) ABAP
9 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (32.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (24.32%) SAP SD
3 6 (16.22%) SAP CO
4 5 (13.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (13.51%) SAP FI
5 4 (10.81%) SAP GTS
6 2 (5.41%) SAP MM
6 2 (5.41%) SAP PP
6 2 (5.41%) SAP APO
6 2 (5.41%) SAP R/3
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (2.70%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SAP BI
2 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
1 2 (5.41%) LSMW
General
1 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Electronics
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Consultant
2 15 (40.54%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Business Manager
4 5 (13.51%) SAP SD Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Business Process Improvement Manager
6 3 (8.11%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement Manager
6 3 (8.11%) SAP Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Business Process Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Process Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) SAP Data Manager
7 2 (5.41%) SAP SD Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Play Framework
1 2 (5.41%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) Ajax
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) CSS3
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) IVR
2 4 (10.81%) DTV
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.92%) CRM
2 7 (18.92%) WFM
3 5 (13.51%) Line Management
4 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (5.41%) Cash Management
6 2 (5.41%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) ABAP
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Genesys
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle