The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 37 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.59% 2.74% 7.25%
As % of the Vendors category 6.38% 5.22% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate £320 £482 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.64% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £312 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £528 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £39.90
% change year-on-year
-6.57% -52.38%
SAP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
141 115 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 40.52% 52.51% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 52 24
Average daily rate £475 £456 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +20.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Warrington region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Warrington region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 9 (45.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) ERP
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) ABAP
3 5 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) QA
4 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 4 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 4 (20.00%) SAP HR
4 4 (20.00%) webMethods
4 4 (20.00%) SMTP
4 4 (20.00%) FTP
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) SLA
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) JDBC
4 4 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 4 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP HR
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (15.00%) SAP HCM
2 3 (15.00%) SAP SRM
3 2 (10.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (5.00%) SAP PM
4 1 (5.00%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) FTP
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BI
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
1 12 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) HR Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) SAP HR Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Security Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) webMethods Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior webMethods Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) JDBC
1 4 (20.00%) SAP XI
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (5.00%) SAP MI
3 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ERP
1 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) OOP
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) SAP Security
3 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) E-Procurement
4 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) ABAP
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) webMethods
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Syclo