The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Certification 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 Certification over the 3 months to 23 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 Qualifications 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Certification
Rank 553 498 540
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +42
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 18 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.053% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
Average daily rate £500 £515 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.86% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £569 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £500 £600
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9977 7937 9704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.48% 18.15% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5741 4261 5093
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 438 527
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
SAP Certification
UK

SAP Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SAP Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP Certification
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 Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London -14 11 £538 +2.38% 4
South East -25 1 £501 -12.19%
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
SAP Certification
UK

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (48.98%) Manufacturing
2 24 (48.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (38.78%) Six Sigma
3 19 (38.78%) Lean Six Sigma
4 15 (30.61%) SAP BW
5 13 (26.53%) Procure-to-pay
6 10 (20.41%) SAP FI-AP
7 9 (18.37%) CRM
8 8 (16.33%) Open Text
8 8 (16.33%) SAP CRM
9 7 (14.29%) SAP SRM
10 6 (12.24%) FMCG
10 6 (12.24%) NetWeaver
11 5 (10.20%) HP
11 5 (10.20%) ERP
11 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
11 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.20%) ITIL
11 5 (10.20%) SAP BI
11 5 (10.20%) SAP IS-U
11 5 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (10.20%) Release Management
12 4 (8.16%) SAP QM
12 4 (8.16%) SAP CO
12 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (8.16%) ServiceCenter
12 4 (8.16%) SAP FI
12 4 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (8.16%) SAP MDM

SAP Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) SAP FI-AP
2 8 (16.33%) SAP CRM
3 7 (14.29%) SAP SRM
4 5 (10.20%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (8.16%) SAP QM
5 4 (8.16%) SAP CO
5 4 (8.16%) SAP FI
5 4 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (8.16%) SAP MDM
6 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (4.08%) SAP BPC
6 2 (4.08%) SAP MM
6 2 (4.08%) SAP SD
7 1 (2.04%) SAP APO
7 1 (2.04%) SAP PP
7 1 (2.04%) SAP Travel Management
7 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
7 1 (2.04%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SAP BW
2 5 (10.20%) SAP BI
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.04%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) NWDS
1 1 (2.04%) LSMW
General
1 24 (48.98%) Manufacturing
1 24 (48.98%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (79.59%) Consultant
2 35 (71.43%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (30.61%) Functional Consultant
4 10 (20.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) SAP Developer
7 4 (8.16%) SAP PM Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) SAP QM Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) SAP SRM Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Developer
7 4 (8.16%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) SAP BI Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior SAP Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) SAP Basis
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) CGI
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) XSLT
4 1 (2.04%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.04%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (2.04%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Six Sigma
1 19 (38.78%) Lean Six Sigma
2 13 (26.53%) Procure-to-pay
3 9 (18.37%) CRM
4 5 (10.20%) ERP
4 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
4 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) Release Management
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.08%) Logistics
6 2 (4.08%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (4.08%) Transition Management
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) OO
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.04%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) ABAP
2 2 (4.08%) C
2 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.16%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (16.33%) Open Text
3 5 (10.20%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Primavera