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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 573 484 563
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +79
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 17 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.044% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.16% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Average daily rate £488 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% +6.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £330 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
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 £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -14 7 - - 1
London -26 3 £488 +5.69% 3
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
SAP ALE
UK

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (82.93%) ABAP
3 15 (36.59%) BAPI
4 14 (34.15%) SAPscript
5 12 (29.27%) Workflow
5 12 (29.27%) SAP Smart Forms
5 12 (29.27%) EDI
6 10 (24.39%) Finance
7 9 (21.95%) Validation
7 9 (21.95%) CRM
7 9 (21.95%) Logistics
8 8 (19.51%) SAP FI
9 7 (17.07%) LSMW
9 7 (17.07%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
10 6 (14.63%) Migration
10 6 (14.63%) SAP SD
11 5 (12.20%) Data Governance
12 4 (9.76%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
12 4 (9.76%) SAP PM
12 4 (9.76%) SAP HR
12 4 (9.76%) SAP MM
12 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
12 4 (9.76%) SAP MDM
13 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (7.32%) SAP WM
13 3 (7.32%) SAP BW
13 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (7.32%) SAP PI

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.44%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) SAP FI
2 6 (14.63%) SAP SD
3 4 (9.76%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (9.76%) SAP PM
3 4 (9.76%) SAP HR
3 4 (9.76%) SAP MM
3 4 (9.76%) SAP MDM
4 3 (7.32%) SAP WM
4 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (4.88%) SAP EWM
5 2 (4.88%) SAP APO
5 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.44%) SAP R/3
6 1 (2.44%) SAP HR-PA
6 1 (2.44%) SAP SCM
6 1 (2.44%) SAP LE
6 1 (2.44%) SAP HCM
6 1 (2.44%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (7.32%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.88%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) LSMW
2 1 (2.44%) PowerBuilder
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Consultant
1 16 (39.02%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) SAP Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Architect
4 7 (17.07%) ABAP Developer
5 6 (14.63%) SAP Architect
6 4 (9.76%) SAP FI Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) SAP SD Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Informatica Developer
8 1 (2.44%) SAP CO Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) ABAP Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) BAPI
2 12 (29.27%) SAP Smart Forms
2 12 (29.27%) EDI
3 3 (7.32%) SAP PI
4 2 (4.88%) Velocity
4 2 (4.88%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) SAP XI
5 1 (2.44%) Web Dynpro
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) VMS
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Workflow
2 9 (21.95%) Validation
2 9 (21.95%) CRM
2 9 (21.95%) Logistics
3 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Data Governance
5 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (4.88%) ERP
8 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.44%) Master Data Management
8 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) ABAP
2 14 (34.15%) SAPscript
3 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Informatica
England
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