The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Warrington region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 16 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 13 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.65% 23.57% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 18.84% 42.53% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 3
Average daily rate £440 £500 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £453 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £548 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.15% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
69 87 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 40.59% 55.41% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 16
Average daily rate £425 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £173 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
Cheshire

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 17 April 2014, 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 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) Veeam
3 4 (20.00%) Becrypt
3 4 (20.00%) Symantec
3 4 (20.00%) McAfee
3 4 (20.00%) Sophos
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) CA
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) MS Office
4 3 (15.00%) SAP FI
4 3 (15.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (15.00%) SAP CO
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) Banking
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) SAP BPC
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Finance
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) SAP BI
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (15.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (15.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (10.00%) SAP BPC
3 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP PP
3 1 (5.00%) SAP CS
3 1 (5.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LSMW
1 1 (5.00%) NWDS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Debt Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Tester
4 1 (5.00%) SAP CS Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP BI Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BSP
2 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Veeam
3 4 (20.00%) Becrypt
3 4 (20.00%) Symantec
3 4 (20.00%) McAfee
3 4 (20.00%) Sophos
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) CA
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
6 1 (5.00%) Primavera