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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 490 470 454
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 66 79 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.62% 1.99% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 17
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£450 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £402 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £436
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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
4082 3976 3526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.55% 8.60% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 2178 1840
Average daily rate £450 £433 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 50
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £59.90 £73.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -39.15%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +7 40 £458 +1.55% 3
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South East - - - -
SAP APO
UK

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 26 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 11 (8.59%) SAP SCM
6 10 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 8 (6.25%) FMCG
7 8 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (4.69%) Network Planning
8 6 (4.69%) ABAP
8 6 (4.69%) SAP BI
9 5 (3.91%) SAP PP
9 5 (3.91%) SAP FI
9 5 (3.91%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (3.13%) SAP CO
10 4 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (3.13%) Project Management
10 4 (3.13%) Automotive
10 4 (3.13%) Time Management
10 4 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.34%) SAP CRM
11 3 (2.34%) Change Management
11 3 (2.34%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (2.34%) SAP SD
11 3 (2.34%) CRM
11 3 (2.34%) ERP
11 3 (2.34%) BAPI
11 3 (2.34%) SAP PP-PI

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Business Applications
1 11 (8.59%) SAP SCM
2 5 (3.91%) SAP FI
2 5 (3.91%) SAP PP
3 4 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (3.13%) SAP CO
4 3 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (2.34%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.34%) SAP CRM
4 3 (2.34%) SAP PP-PI
5 2 (1.56%) SAP SRM
5 2 (1.56%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.78%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.78%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 6 (4.69%) SAP BI
General
1 16 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.13%) Automotive
4 3 (2.34%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (78.91%) Consultant
2 100 (78.13%) SAP Consultant
3 85 (66.41%) SAP APO Consultant
4 9 (7.03%) SAP PP Consultant
5 6 (4.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 6 (4.69%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (4.69%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (3.91%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 5 (3.91%) SAP SCM Consultant
7 3 (2.34%) SAP Tester
7 3 (2.34%) Tester
7 3 (2.34%) SAP MM Consultant
7 3 (2.34%) ABAP Consultant
8 2 (1.56%) Developer
8 2 (1.56%) Analyst
8 2 (1.56%) SAP Analyst
9 1 (0.78%) Test Leader
9 1 (0.78%) Planning Manager
9 1 (0.78%) Supply Chain Manager
9 1 (0.78%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.34%) BAPI
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (0.78%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.78%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 6 (4.69%) Network Planning
4 5 (3.91%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (3.13%) Time Management
5 4 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (3.13%) Project Management
6 3 (2.34%) CRM
6 3 (2.34%) ERP
6 3 (2.34%) Change Management
6 3 (2.34%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (2.34%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (1.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (1.56%) Data Mapping
7 2 (1.56%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (1.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.56%) Migration
8 1 (0.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (0.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (0.78%) Adobe
2 1 (0.78%) hybris
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