The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wirral region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 30 June 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 4 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Wirral 13.04% 50.00% 19.05%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +2.22%
SAP
Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Wirral
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Wirral 52.17% 50.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

SAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wirral 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 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) DB2
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) PMI
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) CAPA
5 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) SAP QM
5 1 (8.33%) Tandem
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wirral 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (16.67%) DB2 Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP QM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
1 1 (8.33%) Tandem
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Security
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) CAPA
2 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM