Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 July 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 East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 73 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 21 85 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.21% 3.82% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 6.60% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 60 15
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -20.29% -8.00%
10th Percentile £271 £206 £285
90th Percentile £515 £423 £665
North East median daily rate £400 £290 £450
% change year-on-year +37.93% -35.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £34.00 £28.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -8.20% -32.22%
North East median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year -19.64% -8.20% -32.22%

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 Tyne and Wear.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 491 1287 487
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 51.58% 57.82% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 849 264
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £308 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -1.99% +12.06%
10th Percentile £256 £210 £200
90th Percentile £536 £475 £511
North East median daily rate £360 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +16.13% -4.62% +10.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 96 49
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +115.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £9.50 £14.30 £9.50
90th Percentile £42.80 £36.00 £29.25
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year -1.79% +111.32% -17.19%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Tyne and Wear

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 15 £383 +39.09%
Sunderland - 4 - -
Gateshead - 1 £400 -
SAP
North East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SAP.

1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Change Management
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Automotive
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) SAP HR
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
2 4 (19.05%) Workday
3 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) SAP WM
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP HR
2 3 (14.29%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Automotive
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) SAP WM Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Accountant
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum Master
4 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) IDoc
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) ABAP
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) SAPscript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) CCAB
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) PureDisk
1 1 (4.76%) Simpana
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Workday
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) arcserve
3 1 (4.76%) Brocade
3 1 (4.76%) CA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) CommVault
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau