The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ERP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.15% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 31.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £550 £460
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £67.00 -
% change year-on-year
-58.95% -
SAP ERP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Business Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
22 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.75% 6.94% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 13
Average daily rate £492 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £505 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP ERP across the Bedfordshire region.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP ERP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £550 -
SAP ERP
East of England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP ERP.

1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) ERP
2 6 (75.00%) SAP HANA
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Aerospace
3 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (50.00%) Legal
4 4 (50.00%) ABAP
4 4 (50.00%) BAPI
4 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (50.00%) SAPUI5
5 3 (37.50%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
6 2 (25.00%) SAPscript
6 2 (25.00%) FTP
6 2 (25.00%) WSDL
6 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Lumira
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (62.50%) Aerospace
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP PP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP QM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Validation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) BAPI
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (50.00%) SAPUI5
2 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WSDL
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) ABAP
2 2 (25.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle