The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 151 188 -
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.040% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £465 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP XI
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
998 1544 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.81% 30.67% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1244 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP XI
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 XI across the City of London region.

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP XI
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) EAI
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Ariba
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) SAP ALE
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) BAPI
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SAP PI
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
2 2 (66.67%) WSO2
2 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (33.33%) SAP SRM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (33.33%) ABAP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) BAPI
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ALE
1 2 (66.67%) SAP PI
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) EAI
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Ariba
2 2 (66.67%) WSO2