The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Oil and Gas skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Oil and Gas 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 City of London 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 Oil and Gas
Rank 194 180 220
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +40
Contract jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas 16 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.27% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.29% 2.97% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 4
Average daily rate £475 £459 £556
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £297 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £517 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £438 £500
% change year-on-year
-19.88% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
487 573 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.55% 9.19% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 402 365
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP Oil and Gas
London

SAP Oil and Gas
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP Oil and Gas Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP Oil and Gas
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas across the City of London region.

SAP Oil and Gas Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP Oil and Gas
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP Oil and Gas Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAP Oil and Gas
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas across the City of London region.

SAP Oil and Gas Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP Oil and Gas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas.

1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (47.83%) Marketing
4 10 (43.48%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) Manufacturing
5 9 (39.13%) Electronics
5 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 9 (39.13%) Programme Management
5 9 (39.13%) DTV
5 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) NHS
7 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
7 4 (17.39%) SAP BI
7 4 (17.39%) Banking
8 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) SAP MI
8 3 (13.04%) CRM
8 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
8 3 (13.04%) SAP R/3
8 3 (13.04%) SAP SRM
8 3 (13.04%) FMCG
8 3 (13.04%) German Language
9 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
9 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Linux
9 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) Red Hat

SAP Oil and Gas
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
1 3 (13.04%) SAP R/3
1 3 (13.04%) SAP SRM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
2 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
2 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.35%) SAP MM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP SM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP EM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
3 1 (4.35%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
1 4 (17.39%) SAP BI
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (47.83%) Marketing
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Manufacturing
3 9 (39.13%) Electronics
3 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (17.39%) Banking
5 3 (13.04%) German Language
6 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SAP BI Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.70%) SAP HR Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) SAP MI
2 1 (4.35%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) DTV
2 4 (17.39%) NHS
3 3 (13.04%) FMCG
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.70%) IPTV
5 1 (4.35%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) Programme Management
2 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Cerner