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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 194 194 213
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 2 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.52% 1.92% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Average daily rate
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£454 £356 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.36% -15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £320 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.50
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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
384 521 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.30% 8.97% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 370 412
Average daily rate £475 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.03 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +113.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £15.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £32.82 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.57 £31.50 £17.93
% change year-on-year
-37.87% +75.65%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (25.00%) BAPI
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Retail
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com