Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 21 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 35 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -25
Contract jobs citing SAP 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.34% 2.34% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.95% 5.93% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Chester median daily rate £363 £225 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -50.33% +7.86%
10th Percentile £316 £200 £415
90th Percentile £369 £483 £491
Cheshire median daily rate £600 £425 £416
% change year-on-year +41.18% +2.29% -2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Chester median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.88 - £33.00

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 Chester.

All Vendors
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 101 118 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 47.20% 39.46% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 101 76
Chester median daily rate £340 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.58% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £208 £294 £305
90th Percentile £480 £525 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 17
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +25.00% -22.22%
10th Percentile £11.10 £17.50 £11.91
90th Percentile £29.40 £17.50 £34.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £15.06
% change year-on-year -12.52% -1.31% -6.36%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Chester

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Chester

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Chester region with a requirement for SAP.

1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) AutoCAD
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Leader
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Project Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Data Steward
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle