Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

SAP
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 62 59
Rank change year-on-year +50 -3 -25
Contract jobs citing SAP 114 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.53% 2.34% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 19.76% 5.23% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 20 22
Cheshire median daily rate £600 £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +2.29% -2.24%
10th Percentile £402 £211 £327
90th Percentile £675 £505 £511
North West median daily rate £563 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +36.36% -2.94% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.88 - £33.00
10th Percentile £8.38 - £31.50
90th Percentile £35.00 - £34.50
North West median hourly rate £13.60 £28.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year -51.76% -14.61% +112.90%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 577 650 735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.19% 44.64% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 434 451
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £228 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 23 38
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -1.31% -6.82%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.80
90th Percentile £26.00 £22.20 £33.98
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £18.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.62% +10.03%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +20 9 £613 +22.50%
Alderley Edge -1 6 £420 - 1
Chester +10 5 £363 +61.11% 2
Runcorn - 3 - -
Macclesfield -3 2 £535 +33.75%
Knutsford - 2 - -
Crewe - 1 - -
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 65 (57.02%) SAP BW
1 65 (57.02%) Migration
2 63 (55.26%) Data Migration
3 57 (50.00%) Ariba
4 21 (18.42%) Finance
5 11 (9.65%) SAP MM
5 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
5 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
6 10 (8.77%) SAP FI
7 9 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (7.89%) SAP CO
8 8 (7.02%) Data Management
8 8 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (6.14%) SAP APO
9 7 (6.14%) Oracle
9 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.26%) Project Management
10 6 (5.26%) Hyperion
10 6 (5.26%) SLA
11 5 (4.39%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.39%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.39%) HFM
11 5 (4.39%) Master Data Management
11 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (3.51%) SAP Implementation
12 4 (3.51%) Data Mapping
12 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.75%) CMS
1 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.75%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.65%) SAP MM
2 10 (8.77%) SAP FI
3 9 (7.89%) SAP CO
3 9 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (6.14%) SAP APO
5 5 (4.39%) HFM
6 3 (2.63%) SAP HCM
6 3 (2.63%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (1.75%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.88%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (57.02%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.51%) MS Access
3 1 (0.88%) MaxDB
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (18.42%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.51%) General Ledger
3 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.51%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (56.14%) Workstream Lead
2 16 (14.04%) Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) Consultant
4 13 (11.40%) SAP Consultant
5 10 (8.77%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (7.89%) Data Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) SAP BW Consultant
7 7 (6.14%) SAP Data Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) SAP Support
9 5 (4.39%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Hybris Consultant
10 3 (2.63%) SAP Developer
10 3 (2.63%) SAP Support Analyst
10 3 (2.63%) Support Analyst
11 2 (1.75%) SAP FI Analyst
11 2 (1.75%) SAP FI Trainer
11 2 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
11 2 (1.75%) SAP MDM Analyst
11 2 (1.75%) SAP PP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Mason
1 1 (0.88%) SAP PI
1 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (0.88%) Life Science
2 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Unix
1 1 (0.88%) Windows
1 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (57.02%) Migration
2 63 (55.26%) Data Migration
3 8 (7.02%) Data Management
4 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 6 (5.26%) Project Management
5 6 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (4.39%) Business Analysis
6 5 (4.39%) Data Modelling
6 5 (4.39%) Master Data Management
7 4 (3.51%) Data Mapping
7 4 (3.51%) ERP
7 4 (3.51%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.63%) Change Management
8 3 (2.63%) Data Governance
8 3 (2.63%) ITIL
8 3 (2.63%) Logistics
8 3 (2.63%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (1.75%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.88%) ABAP
1 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
1 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) GDPR
2 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 57 (50.00%) Ariba
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle
3 6 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 3 (2.63%) hybris
5 2 (1.75%) ATG
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.75%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.75%) Sitecore