The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis 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 Basis over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Basis
Rank 539 484 490
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 41 78 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.55% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 37
Average daily rate
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£488 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £388 £438
% change year-on-year
+25.80% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.97 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +20.44%
SAP Basis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13987 14091 14789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.90% 29.28% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9268 9363 8950
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 232 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.63 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Basis across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP Basis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Basis Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP Basis
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 Basis within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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 -9 15 £475 +18.75% 1
London -9 5 £390 -23.93% 6
East Midlands +1 3 - - 4
West Midlands -22 2 £190 -36.66% 1
South West - 2 £475 -
Midlands +2 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
SAP Basis
UK

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (41.03%) NetWeaver
3 23 (29.49%) CRM
4 20 (25.64%) SAP BW
5 19 (24.36%) DB2
6 16 (20.51%) ABAP
7 14 (17.95%) Oracle
8 12 (15.38%) AIX
8 12 (15.38%) Linux
8 12 (15.38%) ITIL
9 11 (14.10%) UNIX
9 11 (14.10%) SAP CRM
10 8 (10.26%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (10.26%) SAP Security
10 8 (10.26%) Migration
10 8 (10.26%) Java
11 7 (8.97%) Middleware
11 7 (8.97%) Billing
11 7 (8.97%) Finance
12 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
12 6 (7.69%) SAP XI
12 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
13 5 (6.41%) Windows
13 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
13 5 (6.41%) Business Objects
13 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
13 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (6.41%) Service Management
13 5 (6.41%) Relational Database

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (41.03%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.85%) SAP EP
2 3 (3.85%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.28%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (14.10%) SAP CRM
2 5 (6.41%) SAP GRC
3 4 (5.13%) SAP ERP
4 2 (2.56%) SAP BPC
4 2 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.56%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.56%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.28%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.28%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.28%) SAP APO
5 1 (1.28%) SAP GTS
5 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (1.28%) SAN
2 1 (1.28%) S/MIME
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) DHCP
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) SAP BW
2 19 (24.36%) DB2
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.28%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (1.28%) MaxDB
General
1 7 (8.97%) Billing
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.56%) German Language
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (47.44%) Consultant
1 37 (47.44%) SAP Consultant
2 23 (29.49%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 11 (14.10%) SAP Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (8.97%) SAP Basis Manager
5 6 (7.69%) SAP Basis Specialist
5 6 (7.69%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) SAP Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) SAP GRC Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Basis Support
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Support
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) Middleware
2 6 (7.69%) SAP XI
3 2 (2.56%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.28%) SAML
4 1 (1.28%) J2EE
4 1 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.28%) AS400
2 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.28%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.28%) Open Source
2 1 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) AIX
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) UNIX
3 5 (6.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) CRM
2 12 (15.38%) ITIL
3 8 (10.26%) SAP Implementation
3 8 (10.26%) SAP Security
3 8 (10.26%) Migration
4 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.41%) Service Management
6 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.13%) ITSM
6 4 (5.13%) Project Management
6 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.13%) ERP
7 3 (3.85%) Change Management
7 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.85%) Workflow
7 3 (3.85%) Validation
7 3 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) ABAP
2 8 (10.26%) Java
3 4 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.56%) CCNP
3 2 (2.56%) CCNA
3 2 (2.56%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.28%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) HND
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) MCSA
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.13%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Nortel
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Avaya
6 1 (1.28%) BMC
6 1 (1.28%) Lotus
6 1 (1.28%) Siebel
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Brocade
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday