The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 128 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.035% - 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.68% - 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £475 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
147 147 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.15% 5.98% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 93
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £52.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +183.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP SD
South East

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (75.00%) SAP MM
3 8 (66.67%) ETL
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) LSMW
4 7 (58.33%) SAP CRM
4 7 (58.33%) Data Migration
4 7 (58.33%) CRM
4 7 (58.33%) Migration
5 6 (50.00%) SAP FI
5 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) Informatica
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) BAPI
6 5 (41.67%) Data Conversion
6 5 (41.67%) Validation
6 5 (41.67%) AS400
7 4 (33.33%) ERP
7 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (25.00%) SAP ERP
9 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (16.67%) BODI
9 2 (16.67%) Banking
9 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (16.67%) SAP SCM
9 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
9 2 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Business Applications
1 9 (75.00%) SAP MM
2 7 (58.33%) SAP CRM
3 6 (50.00%) SAP FI
4 3 (25.00%) SAP ERP
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (16.67%) SAP SCM
6 1 (8.33%) SAP APO
6 1 (8.33%) SAP WM
6 1 (8.33%) SAP EWM
6 1 (8.33%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) BODI
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) LSMW
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) SAP Data Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Data Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SAP EWM Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) BAPI
2 1 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (8.33%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Conversion
1 5 (41.67%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ETL
2 7 (58.33%) Data Migration
2 7 (58.33%) CRM
2 7 (58.33%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Validation
4 4 (33.33%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) ABAP
3 1 (8.33%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) GxP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Informatica