The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD 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 SD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 193 202 186
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.73% 1.44% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
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£500 £475 £509
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £431 £444
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £59.20 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
413 418 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.13% 7.07% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 275 311
Average daily rate £450 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £625 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £45.50 £27.56 £43.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.09% -36.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP SD
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 SD across the City of London region.

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP SD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) SAP MM
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) LSMW
4 2 (15.38%) SAP PP
4 2 (15.38%) SAP WM
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) BAPI
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) ABAP
5 1 (7.69%) EDI
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SAP QM
5 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) FMCG
5 1 (7.69%) Data Quality

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (23.08%) SAP MM
2 2 (15.38%) SAP PP
2 2 (15.38%) SAP WM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP QM
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LSMW
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
2 8 (61.54%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) SAP SD Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SAP SD Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Trainer
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP WM Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) BAPI
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP