Period
to 21 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 113 76
Rank change year-on-year +49 -37 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP 26 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.82% 1.58% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 6.42% 3.01% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 26
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £475 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.01% -15.26%
10th Percentile £281 £280 £305
90th Percentile £500 £575 £533
North East median daily rate £411 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -3.24% - -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £26.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.68% -
North East median hourly rate - £26.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year - -41.76% -

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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 405 1,063 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 43.93% 52.57% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 738 370
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £254
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +13.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 66 50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.47 £26.54 £23.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.03% +13.29% +31.97%
10th Percentile £8.80 £10.50 £10.05
90th Percentile £45.83 £40.00 £38.08
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -52.83% +32.50% +8.11%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 +50 22 £405 -14.74% 11
Sunderland +5 4 £225 -58.14% 2
SAP
North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 11 (42.31%) Oracle
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) ERP
3 7 (26.92%) Unix
3 7 (26.92%) Sun
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
3 7 (26.92%) Solaris
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Python
3 7 (26.92%) Veritas
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (26.92%) Korn
3 7 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (26.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (26.92%) SAP ERP
4 5 (19.23%) QA
4 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Finance
4 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
5 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) JIRA
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) NoSQL

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:

Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) SAP ERP
2 2 (7.69%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.85%) NetSuite
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Business One
3 1 (3.85%) SAP HCM
3 1 (3.85%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.85%) SAP HR-PA
3 1 (3.85%) SAP PS
3 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) FinancialForce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.54%) OLAP
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Adabas
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Data Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Design Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Payroll Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Support
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Quality Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
1 7 (26.92%) Solaris
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ERP
2 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (11.54%) Data Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (11.54%) Test Management
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Korn
1 7 (26.92%) Perl
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
2 3 (11.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Sun
2 7 (26.92%) Veritas
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Cloudera
3 3 (11.54%) Hortonworks
3 3 (11.54%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) Epicor
4 1 (3.85%) IFS
4 1 (3.85%) Infor
4 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Sage
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Xero