The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 2 3 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing SAP 14 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 42.42% 42.86% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 51.85% 60.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
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 Macclesfield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 27 35 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 81.82% 71.43% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 6
Median daily rate £450 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £395 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Macclesfield

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Macclesfield over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Macclesfield

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for SAP.

1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Hyperion
3 7 (36.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) SAP CO
5 4 (21.05%) SAP FI
5 4 (21.05%) SAP Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Master Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Logistics
7 2 (10.53%) SAP MDM
7 2 (10.53%) ABAP
7 2 (10.53%) DRM
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) SOA
8 1 (5.26%) ETL
8 1 (5.26%) SAS
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (5.26%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) Unix
8 1 (5.26%) Python

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP CO
1 4 (21.05%) SAP FI
1 4 (21.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (10.53%) SAP MDM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (5.26%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) MS Access
1 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
1 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
1 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Data Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Data Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Financial Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Manager
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Access Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) DRM
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) ABAP
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) SAP Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ACCA
3 1 (5.26%) CIMA
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Hyperion
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft