The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 30 29 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10  
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.56% 3.21% 4.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 5.52% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £480 £401 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.70% -10.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £379 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £470 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -7.89%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 106 145 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 41.41% 58.23% 55.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 116 60
Median daily rate £400 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +23.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.09 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +26.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Liverpool

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Liverpool

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Liverpool over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Liverpool

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Liverpool

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SAP.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (20.00%) BAPI
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 2 (20.00%) LSMW
4 2 (20.00%) FMCG
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Swim Lanes
5 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
5 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (10.00%) Veritas File System

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (10.00%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP WM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) BAPI
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Swim Lanes
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas