The first table below looks at the demand for SAP ALE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 22 July 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 England 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 538 530 528
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 15 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.035% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 11
Average daily rate
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£448 £450 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +27.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £388 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13352 13135 13905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.86% 28.34% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8766 8529 8604
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 278 337
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SAP ALE
UK

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP ALE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP ALE Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP ALE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP ALE Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP ALE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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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
South East +1 8 £420 -
West Midlands - 5 £420 -
East of England - - - -
London - - - - 2
North West - - - -
SAP ALE
UK

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP ALE 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 ALE.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (70.97%) ABAP
3 11 (35.48%) BAPI
4 9 (29.03%) SAP IS-U
4 9 (29.03%) CRM
5 8 (25.81%) EDI
5 8 (25.81%) Logistics
6 6 (19.35%) Resource Management
6 6 (19.35%) SAP FI
7 5 (16.13%) SAP MM
7 5 (16.13%) SAP HR
7 5 (16.13%) Validation
8 4 (12.90%) SAP PM
8 4 (12.90%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Workflow
8 4 (12.90%) SAPscript
8 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
9 3 (9.68%) SAP SD
9 3 (9.68%) Finance
9 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
9 3 (9.68%) SAP Smart Forms
10 2 (6.45%) EDIFACT
10 2 (6.45%) Retail
10 2 (6.45%) SAP CO
10 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.45%) CCA
10 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
10 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP ALE 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 ALE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (19.35%) SAP FI
3 5 (16.13%) SAP MM
3 5 (16.13%) SAP HR
4 4 (12.90%) SAP PM
5 3 (9.68%) SAP SD
6 2 (6.45%) SAP CO
6 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (6.45%) SAP MRS
6 2 (6.45%) SAP EWM
7 1 (3.23%) SAP HCM
7 1 (3.23%) SAP HR-PA
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Consultant
2 21 (67.74%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) SAP Developer
3 5 (16.13%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SAP FI Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) EDI Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP EDI Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) SAP EWM Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) EDI Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) SAP PI Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) SAP PI Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) BAPI
2 8 (25.81%) EDI
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (6.45%) EDIFACT
5 1 (3.23%) SAP PI
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) SAP XI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) CRM
2 8 (25.81%) Logistics
3 6 (19.35%) Resource Management
4 5 (16.13%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow
5 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.23%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) ABAP
2 4 (12.90%) SAPscript
3 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCA
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
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