The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 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 Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 49 54 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs citing SAP 92 57 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.58% 2.78% 6.44%
As % of the Vendors category 8.01% 6.46% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 73
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £308 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -10.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.42% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1149 882 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.73% 42.96% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 403 518
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 61
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
SAP
England

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -12 50 £406 +4.83% 16
East Yorkshire +9 15 £288 - 2
North Yorkshire +1 6 £363 +3.71% 5
South Yorkshire 0 3 £250 -19.02% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 31 (21.53%) Finance
2 28 (19.44%) SQL
3 27 (18.75%) SAP IS-U
4 22 (15.28%) SQL Server
5 20 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (13.19%) Billing
7 16 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 15 (10.42%) Oracle
9 14 (9.72%) ITIL
9 14 (9.72%) CRM
9 14 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (9.72%) Retail
10 13 (9.03%) Project Management
10 13 (9.03%) ERP
10 13 (9.03%) Java
11 12 (8.33%) Manufacturing
11 12 (8.33%) Migration
12 11 (7.64%) Data Modelling
12 11 (7.64%) HP
13 10 (6.94%) ETL
13 10 (6.94%) QA
13 10 (6.94%) Data Migration
13 10 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.25%) C#
14 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (6.25%) SAP BW
14 9 (6.25%) SAP FI
14 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (5.56%) NetWeaver
2 6 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.78%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.78%) SAP Portal
4 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.39%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.47%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (18.75%) SAP IS-U
2 9 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 8 (5.56%) SAP CRM
3 8 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (5.56%) SAP CO
4 6 (4.17%) SAP HR
5 5 (3.47%) SAP ERP
5 5 (3.47%) SAP Retail
5 5 (3.47%) Tridion
5 5 (3.47%) SAP Payroll
6 4 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (2.08%) SAP WM
7 3 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.08%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.39%) DB2
6 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.39%) DTS
6 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.69%) ActiveReports
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) Ingres
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) LSMW
1 3 (2.08%) Toad
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 31 (21.53%) Finance
2 19 (13.19%) Billing
3 14 (9.72%) Retail
4 12 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.47%) Banking
6 3 (2.08%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.08%) Back Office
7 2 (1.39%) Electronics
7 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.39%) Legal
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (29.86%) Consultant
2 37 (25.69%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (17.36%) Developer
4 14 (9.72%) Analyst
4 14 (9.72%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.03%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 9 (6.25%) SAP Manager
7 7 (4.86%) SQL DBA
7 7 (4.86%) Test Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) DBA
8 6 (4.17%) Tester
8 6 (4.17%) SQL Developer
9 5 (3.47%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (3.47%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Architect
10 4 (2.78%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) UAT Tester
10 4 (2.78%) SAP Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Delphi Developer
10 4 (2.78%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) .NET
2 6 (4.17%) EDI
2 6 (4.17%) SAP PI
3 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.78%) SAP Basis
5 2 (1.39%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (1.39%) J2EE
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.69%) JSON
6 1 (0.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.69%) Ajax
6 1 (0.69%) Spring
6 1 (0.69%) HTML
6 1 (0.69%) CSS
6 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.08%) iPad
2 3 (2.08%) iPhone
2 3 (2.08%) FMCG
2 3 (2.08%) Handset
3 2 (1.39%) DTV
3 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.47%) Windows
2 4 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.08%) Solaris
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 14 (9.72%) ITIL
3 14 (9.72%) CRM
3 14 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (9.03%) Project Management
4 13 (9.03%) ERP
5 12 (8.33%) Migration
6 11 (7.64%) Data Modelling
7 10 (6.94%) ETL
7 10 (6.94%) Data Migration
8 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.17%) Information Security
10 6 (4.17%) Information Security Management
10 6 (4.17%) Security Management
11 5 (3.47%) Release Management
11 5 (3.47%) Time Management
11 5 (3.47%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) SQL
2 13 (9.03%) Java
3 9 (6.25%) C#
4 8 (5.56%) ABAP
5 5 (3.47%) C++
5 5 (3.47%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.78%) Delphi
7 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) VBScript
8 1 (0.69%) VB
8 1 (0.69%) C
8 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.78%) PMP
1 4 (2.78%) PMI Certification
1 4 (2.78%) SAP Certification
2 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.69%) CIMA
3 1 (0.69%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.17%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (10.42%) Oracle
2 11 (7.64%) HP
3 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.17%) Sybase
5 5 (3.47%) Cognos
5 5 (3.47%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.78%) Lotus
6 4 (2.78%) Informatica
7 3 (2.08%) IBM
7 3 (2.08%) Adobe
7 3 (2.08%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.39%) Epicor
9 1 (0.69%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 1 (0.69%) hybris
9 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.69%) Citrix
9 1 (0.69%) Ariba
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