The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP 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 ERP over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 480 484 516
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +32
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 109 75 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.16% 0.040%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.51% 1.79% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 6
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£511 £488 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £488 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £67.00 £74.05 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £74.05 -
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -
SAP ERP
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
4335 4195 4126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.59% 8.88% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2630 2318 2117
Average daily rate £445 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 64 83
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.08% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £15.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.53 £56.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP ERP across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP ERP Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +9 35 £488 - 7
South East -14 23 £420 -13.84% 5
North West +6 16 £500 +17.64%
East of England -7 15 £550 +7.31% 5
South West -14 11 £550 +17.33% 1
Yorkshire -6 4 £553 -
East Midlands +1 1 - - 1
West Midlands -20 1 £370 -50.66% 1
Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - -
SAP ERP
UK

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 186 (100.00%) SAP
1 186 (100.00%) ERP
2 65 (34.95%) Finance
3 36 (19.35%) CRM
4 29 (15.59%) SAP BW
5 26 (13.98%) Project Management
6 23 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (12.37%) Requirements Management
7 20 (10.75%) Migration
8 19 (10.22%) SAP BPC
9 17 (9.14%) SAP FI
9 17 (9.14%) NetWeaver
9 17 (9.14%) PRINCE2
10 16 (8.60%) Manufacturing
10 16 (8.60%) Degree
10 16 (8.60%) SAP PSCD
10 16 (8.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.99%) Change Management
12 13 (6.99%) Oracle
12 13 (6.99%) Retail
12 13 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (6.45%) DB2
13 12 (6.45%) Linux
13 12 (6.45%) Client/Server
13 12 (6.45%) Business Transformation
13 12 (6.45%) SAP FI-CA
13 12 (6.45%) FMCG
14 11 (5.91%) ITIL
14 11 (5.91%) Java

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.14%) NetWeaver
2 8 (4.30%) Confluence
3 4 (2.15%) CMS
4 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.54%) CICS
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 10 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.30%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (10.22%) SAP BPC
2 17 (9.14%) SAP FI
3 16 (8.60%) SAP PSCD
4 12 (6.45%) SAP FI-CA
5 8 (4.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (3.76%) SAP PLM
6 7 (3.76%) SAP SD
6 7 (3.76%) SAP CRM
7 6 (3.23%) SAP LE
8 4 (2.15%) SAP CO
8 4 (2.15%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.61%) Agresso
9 3 (1.61%) SAP SCM
9 3 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (1.61%) SAP QM
10 2 (1.08%) SAP PM
10 2 (1.08%) SAP SRM
10 2 (1.08%) SAP PP
10 2 (1.08%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
2 1 (0.54%) IaaS
2 1 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) Firewall
2 1 (0.54%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.54%) SSL
2 1 (0.54%) Intranet
2 1 (0.54%) RTP
2 1 (0.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.59%) SAP BW
2 12 (6.45%) DB2
3 9 (4.84%) SAP BI
4 8 (4.30%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.54%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (4.30%) JIRA
2 3 (1.61%) LSMW
General
1 65 (34.95%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.99%) Retail
4 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.30%) General Ledger
5 8 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.23%) German Language
7 5 (2.69%) Marketing
8 4 (2.15%) Automotive
9 3 (1.61%) Banking
10 2 (1.08%) French Language
10 2 (1.08%) Romanian Language
10 2 (1.08%) Billing
11 1 (0.54%) Back Office
11 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (30.65%) Consultant
2 55 (29.57%) SAP Consultant
3 41 (22.04%) Analyst
4 27 (14.52%) SAP Manager
5 19 (10.22%) Business Analyst
6 17 (9.14%) Architect
7 14 (7.53%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.91%) SAP Business Analyst
9 8 (4.30%) Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (4.30%) Requirements Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) SAP Project Manager
10 7 (3.76%) Change Manager
11 6 (3.23%) SAP WM Consultant
11 6 (3.23%) SAP Change Manager
12 5 (2.69%) SAP PLM Consultant
12 5 (2.69%) SAP Implementation Manager
12 5 (2.69%) OBIEE Developer
12 5 (2.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.38%) SAP XI
2 9 (4.84%) SAP Basis
3 4 (2.15%) XML
4 3 (1.61%) Web Services
4 3 (1.61%) Middleware
5 2 (1.08%) BAPI
5 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.08%) MDX
5 2 (1.08%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.08%) HTML
5 2 (1.08%) .NET
5 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.08%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.54%) SOAP
6 1 (0.54%) J2EE
6 1 (0.54%) XSL
6 1 (0.54%) EDI
6 1 (0.54%) JMS
6 1 (0.54%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.54%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Client/Server
1 12 (6.45%) FMCG
2 6 (3.23%) PMI
2 6 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.61%) Life Science
5 2 (1.08%) SCADA
5 2 (1.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.54%) Open Source
6 1 (0.54%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) AS400
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.45%) Linux
2 3 (1.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) AIX
3 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (100.00%) ERP
2 36 (19.35%) CRM
3 26 (13.98%) Project Management
4 23 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (12.37%) Requirements Management
5 20 (10.75%) Migration
6 17 (9.14%) PRINCE2
7 16 (8.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (6.99%) Change Management
9 13 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (6.45%) Business Transformation
11 11 (5.91%) ITIL
12 10 (5.38%) Logistics
12 10 (5.38%) Data Migration
12 10 (5.38%) Test Management
12 10 (5.38%) SAP Implementation
13 9 (4.84%) Procure-to-pay
13 9 (4.84%) Programme Management
14 8 (4.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.91%) Java
2 10 (5.38%) SQL
3 9 (4.84%) C
4 6 (3.23%) ABAP
5 5 (2.69%) C++
6 4 (2.15%) Assembly Language
7 3 (1.61%) C#
7 3 (1.61%) VB
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (8.60%) Degree
2 11 (5.91%) CCAB
3 8 (4.30%) CCA
4 6 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.69%) CCNP
5 5 (2.69%) CCNA
5 5 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.61%) SAP Certification
7 2 (1.08%) MBA
7 2 (1.08%) CIMA
7 2 (1.08%) ACCA
7 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.08%) ISEB
7 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.54%) MCP
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.54%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) IAS 39
2 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) GxP
Vendors
1 186 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (6.99%) Oracle
3 11 (5.91%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.30%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.76%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.69%) Cisco
6 5 (2.69%) Nortel
6 5 (2.69%) Avaya
6 5 (2.69%) webMethods
7 4 (2.15%) IBM
8 3 (1.61%) ArcSight
8 3 (1.61%) HP
9 2 (1.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.08%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.08%) CA
9 2 (1.08%) Siebel
9 2 (1.08%) Sun
9 2 (1.08%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 2 (1.08%) IT2
9 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
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