Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 18 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 37 26
Rank change year-on-year -42 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.68% 1.09% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 2.22% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
County Antrim median daily rate £513 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +30.77% -40.91%
10th Percentile £501 £408 £290
90th Percentile £534 £453 £360
Northern Ireland median daily rate £513 £444 £338
% change year-on-year +15.49% +31.48% -38.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

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 County Antrim.

All Vendors
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 239 135 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 40.58% 48.91% 54.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 73 43
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £315 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £265 £105 £163
90th Percentile £500 £434 £418
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £315 £308
% change year-on-year +30.95% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.83% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.83% - -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in County Antrim

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in County Antrim

SAP
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 18 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
Belfast -45 4 £513 +20.59%
SAP
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for SAP.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Maximo
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (25.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ADSL
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
1 1 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate