The first table below looks at the demand for SAP BC 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 BC over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Connector (BC)
Rank 565 - 559
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP BC 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% - 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% - 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
13998 11791 14339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.73% 26.85% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9150 7528 8639
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 £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 340 362
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 BC
UK

SAP BC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP BC Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP BC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP BC Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP BC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP BC 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 BC.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) EAI
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

SAP BC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP BC 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 BC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) EAI
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods