The table below looks at the statistics for SAP APO 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 APO over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 490 467 452
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 65 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.59% 1.69% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 22
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £59.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £59.90 -
SAP APO
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4098 3957 3540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.86% 8.89% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2441 2119 1793
Average daily rate £429 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 62 55
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.42 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% -14.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £55.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +5.00%

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP APO across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP APO
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP APO Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP APO
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP APO across the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SAP APO Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP APO
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP APO Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP APO
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 APO within the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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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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
London +3 51 £476 -9.28% 2
North West -13 5 £575 +15.00%
South East -26 3 £350 +90.80%
Yorkshire - - - -
SAP APO
UK

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (27.05%) SAP BW
3 25 (20.49%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.38%) SAP SCM
4 9 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (6.56%) Test Scripting
5 8 (6.56%) FMCG
5 8 (6.56%) Network Planning
5 8 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (5.74%) Project Management
6 7 (5.74%) SAP PP
7 6 (4.92%) ABAP
8 5 (4.10%) SAP BI
8 5 (4.10%) SAP FI
8 5 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (3.28%) Time Management
9 4 (3.28%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.28%) Migration
9 4 (3.28%) SAP CO
9 4 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (2.46%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (2.46%) SAP CRM
10 3 (2.46%) Change Management
10 3 (2.46%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (2.46%) CRM
10 3 (2.46%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (2.46%) SAP PP-PI

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP APO 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 APO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Project
1 1 (0.82%) MS Office
1 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.38%) SAP SCM
2 7 (5.74%) SAP PP
3 5 (4.10%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (3.28%) SAP CO
4 4 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (2.46%) SAP CRM
5 3 (2.46%) SAP PP-PI
6 2 (1.64%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.64%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.82%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.82%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.82%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.82%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.10%) SAP BI
General
1 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
3 1 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (72.95%) Consultant
2 88 (72.13%) SAP Consultant
3 72 (59.02%) SAP APO Consultant
4 6 (4.92%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (4.92%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 5 (4.10%) SAP PP Consultant
5 5 (4.10%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (4.10%) SAP SCM Consultant
6 4 (3.28%) Project Manager
6 4 (3.28%) Developer
6 4 (3.28%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (2.46%) SAP Developer
7 3 (2.46%) SAP Manager
7 3 (2.46%) SAP Tester
7 3 (2.46%) SAP MM Consultant
7 3 (2.46%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (2.46%) Tester
7 3 (2.46%) Project Delivery Manager
8 2 (1.64%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (1.64%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) BAPI
2 1 (0.82%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.82%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) FMCG
2 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
2 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (6.56%) Test Scripting
2 8 (6.56%) Network Planning
3 7 (5.74%) Project Management
4 5 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (3.28%) Time Management
5 4 (3.28%) Data Migration
5 4 (3.28%) Migration
6 3 (2.46%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (2.46%) Change Management
6 3 (2.46%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (2.46%) CRM
6 3 (2.46%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (2.46%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (1.64%) Data Mapping
7 2 (1.64%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (1.64%) ERP
7 2 (1.64%) Service Delivery
8 1 (0.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (0.82%) Adobe
2 1 (0.82%) Ariba
2 1 (0.82%) hybris
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