The first table below looks at the demand for SAP CS 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 CS over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Business Applications 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Customer Service (CS)
Rank 570 539 554
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Contract jobs citing SAP CS 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.089% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£538 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+53.57% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4493 4030 4605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.10% 8.65% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2394 2175 2372
Average daily rate £433 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 55
Average hourly rate £31.77 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.18% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 £12.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.76%
SAP CS
UK

SAP CS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP CS Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP CS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP CS Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP CS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP CS Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP CS
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 CS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
East of England - 1 £538 -
South East - - - -
SAP CS
UK

SAP CS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP CS 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 CS.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Billing
2 5 (41.67%) SAP PM
3 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) SAP MM
3 4 (33.33%) SAP SD
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) SAP PS
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) ABAP
6 1 (8.33%) MS Access
6 1 (8.33%) EDI
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
6 1 (8.33%) French Language
6 1 (8.33%) German Language
6 1 (8.33%) Portuguese Language

SAP CS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP CS 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 CS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP PM
2 4 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 4 (33.33%) SAP SD
3 2 (16.67%) SAP PS
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
4 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (8.33%) SAP HCM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
General
1 5 (41.67%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) SAP CS Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) SAP PM Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP