The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 123 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 2 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.083% - 0.51%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.45% - 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate
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£313 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -71.53%
SAP SD
South East

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

Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
138 161 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.73% 6.27% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 50 85
Average daily rate £500 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -45.56%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAP SD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP SD
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
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SAP SD
South East

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
3 1 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (33.33%) BAPI
3 1 (33.33%) LSMW
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Conversion
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) EDI
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) GxP
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Tester
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Logistics Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) BAPI
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Data Conversion
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) GxP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica