The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Support role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Support in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Support
Rank 112 122 125
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 13 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.040% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.041% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate £340 - £298
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%
SAP Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2272 2423 2279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.54% 96.65% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1425 1244
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 226 233
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £41.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAP Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Support in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SAP Support
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Support across the East of England region.

SAP Support Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SAP Support
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Support across the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SAP Support Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SAP Support
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Support across the East of England region.

SAP Support Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SAP Support
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Support within the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 13 £340 -
SAP Support
England

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (44.44%) Logistics
2 8 (44.44%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) SAP HR
4 4 (22.22%) ABAP
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) SLA
4 4 (22.22%) SAP Security
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (16.67%) SAP ERP
5 3 (16.67%) JD Edwards
5 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) E-Procurement
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) SAP BI
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (5.56%) SAP SRM
7 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.56%) Data Structures

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP HR
2 3 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
3 1 (5.56%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BI
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.56%) SAPUI5
1 1 (5.56%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ERP
1 8 (44.44%) Logistics
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) SAP Security
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) E-Procurement
4 3 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) Hyperion