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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 52 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 59 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.82% 3.17% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 8.42% 7.60% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 8 5
Median daily rate £280 £444 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% +47.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £318 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £730 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £23.54 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -4.88%
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
701 250 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.22% 41.67% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 136 150
Median daily rate £285 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £194 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 33 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.23% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £28.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -6 59 £280 -36.90% 2
SAP
North East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 48 (68.57%) ITIL
2 42 (60.00%) Windows
3 40 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 38 (54.29%) Project Management
4 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 37 (52.86%) Business Continuity
6 36 (51.43%) DHCP
7 34 (48.57%) Security Cleared
8 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
9 31 (44.29%) HP
9 31 (44.29%) Citrix
10 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (41.43%) SC Cleared
11 28 (40.00%) XenMobile
12 27 (38.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (38.57%) XenApp
12 27 (38.57%) VMware
13 26 (37.14%) IIS
13 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
14 25 (35.71%) Degree
14 25 (35.71%) XenServer
14 25 (35.71%) XenDesktop
14 25 (35.71%) ThinPrint
14 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
15 24 (34.29%) Management Information System
15 24 (34.29%) SafeCom
16 21 (30.00%) AppSense
17 20 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
18 19 (27.14%) 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 26 (37.14%) IIS
2 7 (10.00%) Apache
2 7 (10.00%) Jetty
2 7 (10.00%) nginx
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Spatial
3 6 (8.57%) PowerExchange
4 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 36 (51.43%) DHCP
2 12 (17.14%) DNS
3 9 (12.86%) FTP
3 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.00%) HTTP
4 7 (10.00%) IPsec
4 7 (10.00%) SSL
5 2 (2.86%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) 3G
6 1 (1.43%) Skype
6 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.00%) PowerCenter
3 6 (8.57%) Data Mining
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.29%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.86%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.86%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (10.00%) Log4j
1 7 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Billing
2 2 (2.86%) Electronics
2 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.86%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Publishing
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Consultant
4 4 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (5.71%) Data Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Data Migration Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Migration Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 3 (4.29%) Analyst
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix Support
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Support Consultant
6 2 (2.86%) Administrator
6 2 (2.86%) Billing Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (2.86%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) J2EE
2 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) Servlets
3 6 (8.57%) Middleware
4 4 (5.71%) HTML
4 4 (5.71%) HTML5
5 3 (4.29%) ADO
5 3 (4.29%) SAP Basis
6 2 (2.86%) D3.js
6 2 (2.86%) ISPF
7 1 (1.43%) CSS
7 1 (1.43%) CSS3
7 1 (1.43%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.43%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 24 (34.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.86%) Mainframe
3 9 (12.86%) User Experience
4 5 (7.14%) AS400
4 5 (7.14%) Tandem
5 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.86%) PKI
6 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.43%) Clustering
7 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.43%) PMI
7 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.00%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.57%) Linux
5 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.43%) Solaris
6 7 (10.00%) AIX
6 7 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (2.86%) Android
7 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.86%) MVS
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (2.86%) zOS
8 1 (1.43%) HPUX
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) ITIL
2 40 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 38 (54.29%) Project Management
4 37 (52.86%) Business Continuity
5 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.86%) ITSM
7 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.57%) CRM
10 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.14%) Network Management
10 5 (7.14%) SAP Security
10 5 (7.14%) Validation
11 4 (5.71%) Analytics
11 4 (5.71%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.71%) Migration
11 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (5.71%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) JCL
2 2 (2.86%) REXX
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) ABAP
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 29 (41.43%) SC Cleared
3 25 (35.71%) Degree
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.43%) MCSE
6 5 (7.14%) CCNA
6 5 (7.14%) CCNP
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.14%) MCDBA
6 5 (7.14%) MCP
7 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (4.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.43%) AAT
8 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) GxP
3 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 27 (38.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 27 (38.57%) XenApp
2 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 25 (35.71%) XenDesktop
2 25 (35.71%) XenServer
3 20 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (10.00%) Xen
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.86%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (40.00%) XenMobile
2 24 (34.29%) SafeCom
3 19 (27.14%) EdgeSight
4 5 (7.14%) OpenView
5 3 (4.29%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.29%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (2.86%) SCCM
6 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.43%) Control-M
7 1 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.43%) OVSD
7 1 (1.43%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (44.29%) Citrix
2 31 (44.29%) HP
3 27 (38.57%) VMware
4 25 (35.71%) ThinPrint
5 21 (30.00%) AppSense
6 12 (17.14%) Oracle
7 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 7 (10.00%) Axway
8 7 (10.00%) Genesys
8 7 (10.00%) Informatica
9 6 (8.57%) Siebel
9 6 (8.57%) Sun
10 3 (4.29%) Cisco
11 2 (2.86%) Apple
11 2 (2.86%) IBM
11 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.43%) BMC
12 1 (1.43%) CommVault
12 1 (1.43%) EMC