The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 206 187 219
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +32
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 2 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.22% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.78% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 2
Average daily rate - £506 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £446 £450
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1904 1791 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.51% 28.15% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1422 1407
Average daily rate £425 £415 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 20
Average hourly rate £41.00 £135.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.62% +321.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
SAP XI
London

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 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Social Network
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 2 (100.00%) Cash Management
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (100.00%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Network
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Cash Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
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