The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ECC 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 ECC over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ERP Central Component (SAP ECC)
Rank 580 564 568
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP ECC 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.066% 0.024% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP ECC
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
4550 4149 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.89% 8.62% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2487 2291 2463
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 78 60
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.69 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.14% -33.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £11.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

SAP ECC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP ECC Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP ECC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP ECC Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP ECC
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 ECC within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London - - - -
South West - - - -
SAP ECC
UK

SAP ECC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP ECC 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 ECC.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) SAP CO
3 3 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (40.00%) German Language
4 2 (40.00%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
4 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
5 1 (20.00%) EDI
5 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) General Ledger

SAP ECC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP ECC 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 ECC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (80.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
4 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) German Language
2 2 (40.00%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Director
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects