Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 29 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +11
Contract jobs citing SAP 11 26 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.25% 4.32% 5.93%
As % of the Vendors category 6.15% 8.39% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 9
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £363 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +23.93% -44.29%
10th Percentile £414 £279 £246
90th Percentile £595 £436 £412
North West median daily rate £550 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +33.33% -2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £13.60 £28.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year -51.76% -14.61% +43.10%

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 Merseyside.

All Vendors
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 179 310 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 36.68% 51.50% 51.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 158 175
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £172 £271 £164
90th Percentile £584 £522 £513
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 10
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £14.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.34% -18.06% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.38 £13.90
90th Percentile £19.75 £19.36 £23.75
North West median hourly rate £16.10 £18.25 £17.42
% change year-on-year -11.81% +4.76% +8.88%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Merseyside

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Merseyside

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Merseyside

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Merseyside

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool -12 10 £475 +26.67% 3
SAP
North West

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAP.

1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (27.27%) Power BI
2 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (9.09%) SAP PM
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (9.09%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Power BI
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
2 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Power BI Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP PM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SSIS Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SSRS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) hybris
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore