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 23 October 2014 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 35 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.05% 6.33% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 15.38% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£488 £260 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -52.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £260 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £449
% change year-on-year
- -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.40 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.67 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+41.95% -37.77%
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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
117 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 47.95% 41.14% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 36 25
Average daily rate £400 £305 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +41.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £272 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £341 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £32.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.84% +140.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 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 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SAP Certification
3 5 (27.78%) CA
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) Symantec
3 5 (27.78%) McAfee
3 5 (27.78%) Sophos
3 5 (27.78%) Adobe
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
3 5 (27.78%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (27.78%) MS Project
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Veeam
3 5 (27.78%) Becrypt
4 4 (22.22%) ABAP
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (16.67%) SAP HANA
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) MS Office
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.56%) Management Information System

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Project
1 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (16.67%) SAP HANA
3 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) ETL Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP HR Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (5.56%) Metadata Management
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) ABAP
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Adobe
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) CA
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 5 (27.78%) Symantec
2 5 (27.78%) McAfee
2 5 (27.78%) Sophos
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Veeam
2 5 (27.78%) Becrypt
3 3 (16.67%) Business Objects