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 29 July 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 57 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP 11 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.51% 2.91% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 6.21% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
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£335 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £513 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.50 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-15.20% +18.42%
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
248 177 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.97% 46.83% 44.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 119 39
Average daily rate £282 £332 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.96% -5.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +138.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £10.85 £7.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.25 £10.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -26 8 £330 -17.50% 1
Sunderland -2 1 - -
SAP
North East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (27.59%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
4 7 (24.14%) Electronics
4 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (24.14%) Programme Management
4 7 (24.14%) DTV
4 7 (24.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (24.14%) Marketing
4 7 (24.14%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) J2EE
7 4 (13.79%) Cerner
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (13.79%) Play Framework
7 4 (13.79%) jBPM
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Degree
8 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
8 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) User Experience
8 3 (10.34%) Information Governance

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (10.34%) SAP HR
4 2 (6.90%) SAP FI
4 2 (6.90%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (6.90%) SAP CO
5 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.45%) SAP WM
5 1 (3.45%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (3.45%) MFGPRO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) LSMW
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
3 7 (24.14%) Marketing
3 7 (24.14%) Electronics
3 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.45%) Local Government
5 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Developer
1 4 (13.79%) Consultant
1 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
1 4 (13.79%) Architect
1 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.34%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Administrator
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) SAP Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) SAP Architect
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.45%) UX Designer
4 1 (3.45%) ERP Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Designer
4 1 (3.45%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) J2EE
1 4 (13.79%) jBPM
1 4 (13.79%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) DTV
2 3 (10.34%) NHS
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Informatics
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Interactive TV
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) AIX
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Programme Management
2 7 (24.14%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) ERP
4 3 (10.34%) Workflow
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Product Management
4 3 (10.34%) Information Governance
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Cerner
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Ariba
4 1 (3.45%) OpenText