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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 55 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP 71 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.05% 2.54% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 8.29% 6.23% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 10 6
Median daily rate £280 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £323 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £710 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -32.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £19.08 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+31.65% -25.17%
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
856 257 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 60.84% 40.73% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 149 146
Median daily rate £285 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £489 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 29 12
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.65 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 25 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 June 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 -9 71 £280 -17.64% 2
SAP
North East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 60 (81.08%) ITIL
2 50 (67.57%) Service Delivery
3 48 (64.86%) Project Management
4 47 (63.51%) Business Continuity
5 44 (59.46%) Windows
6 40 (54.05%) HP
7 39 (52.70%) Windows Server
8 38 (51.35%) Security Cleared
9 36 (48.65%) Citrix
9 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
10 35 (47.30%) Computer Science
10 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (45.95%) SC Cleared
11 34 (45.95%) Degree
11 34 (45.95%) DHCP
11 34 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (44.59%) XenMobile
13 32 (43.24%) XenApp
13 32 (43.24%) Management Information System
14 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
14 30 (40.54%) XenServer
14 30 (40.54%) XenDesktop
14 30 (40.54%) ThinPrint
15 29 (39.19%) SafeCom
16 25 (33.78%) AppSense
17 24 (32.43%) Microsoft App-V
17 24 (32.43%) VMware
17 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (31.08%) EdgeSight
18 23 (31.08%) IIS

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 23 (31.08%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) DHCP
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) FTP
3 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) 3G
4 1 (1.35%) Skype
4 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.70%) SAP BI
2 2 (2.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) Xcelsius
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Billing
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Support Engineer
2 23 (31.08%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Consultant
4 4 (5.41%) Administrator
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (5.41%) Data Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Data Migration Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Migration Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 4 (5.41%) Support Consultant
5 3 (4.05%) Analyst
5 3 (4.05%) Citrix Support
5 3 (4.05%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (2.70%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (2.70%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
2 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 4 (5.41%) HTML5
3 3 (4.05%) ADO
3 3 (4.05%) ISPF
3 3 (4.05%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.70%) D3.js
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) CSS3
5 1 (1.35%) jQuery
5 1 (1.35%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.30%) Computer Science
2 32 (43.24%) Management Information System
3 13 (17.57%) Mainframe
4 11 (14.86%) User Experience
5 8 (10.81%) AS400
5 8 (10.81%) Tandem
6 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.05%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (2.70%) PKI
8 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.35%) Clustering
9 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.35%) PMI
9 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Windows
2 39 (52.70%) Windows Server
3 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.86%) Unix
6 10 (13.51%) Linux
7 3 (4.05%) MVS
7 3 (4.05%) Solaris
7 3 (4.05%) zOS
8 2 (2.70%) Android
8 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (1.35%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) HPUX
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (81.08%) ITIL
2 50 (67.57%) Service Delivery
3 48 (64.86%) Project Management
4 47 (63.51%) Business Continuity
5 13 (17.57%) ITSM
6 8 (10.81%) Network Management
6 8 (10.81%) SAP Security
6 8 (10.81%) Validation
7 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Analytics
8 4 (5.41%) Data Management
8 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.41%) Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Content Management
9 3 (4.05%) Digital Analytics
9 3 (4.05%) Master Data Management
9 3 (4.05%) Open Source
9 3 (4.05%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) JCL
1 3 (4.05%) REXX
2 2 (2.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.35%) ABAP
3 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (51.35%) Security Cleared
2 34 (45.95%) Degree
2 34 (45.95%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (14.86%) MCSE
5 8 (10.81%) CCNA
5 8 (10.81%) CCNP
5 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (10.81%) MCDBA
5 8 (10.81%) MCP
6 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.35%) AAT
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) GxP
3 3 (4.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 32 (43.24%) XenApp
2 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 30 (40.54%) XenDesktop
2 30 (40.54%) XenServer
3 24 (32.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.05%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (44.59%) XenMobile
2 29 (39.19%) SafeCom
3 23 (31.08%) EdgeSight
4 8 (10.81%) OpenView
5 3 (4.05%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.05%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.70%) SCCM
6 2 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.35%) Control-M
7 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.35%) OVSD
7 1 (1.35%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) HP
2 36 (48.65%) Citrix
2 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 30 (40.54%) ThinPrint
4 25 (33.78%) AppSense
5 24 (32.43%) VMware
6 8 (10.81%) Oracle
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco
7 3 (4.05%) IBM
7 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.70%) Apple
8 2 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (1.35%) arcserve
9 1 (1.35%) BMC
9 1 (1.35%) CommVault
9 1 (1.35%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec