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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 190 204 203
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.017% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.063% 0.057% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£350 - £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £355 £405
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -12.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
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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
1598 1753 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.59% 29.44% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1363 1502
Average daily rate £425 £438 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 25
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.49 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.75 - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Portal
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Syclo
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) SAP R/3
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (25.00%) SAP Portal
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) Syclo