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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 505 496 487
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 74 56 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.64% 1.35% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 42
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£440 £428 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £272 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £67.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - -
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
4516 4140 4717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.02% 8.53% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2457 2284 2441
Average daily rate £450 £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% -4.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 77 58
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £45.00 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -11.55%

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 20 August 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 20 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 +17 28 £425 -5.55% 2
North West +6 16 £548 - 3
South East -2 9 £400 -5.88% 6
West Midlands -10 5 £375 +7.52% 2
South West -36 2 £550 +13.58% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £300 - 1
North East - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
SAP ERP
UK

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 154 (100.00%) SAP
1 154 (100.00%) ERP
2 44 (28.57%) Finance
3 20 (12.99%) Manufacturing
4 19 (12.34%) CRM
5 18 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.69%) Project Management
5 18 (11.69%) SAP BPC
6 17 (11.04%) SAP BW
7 14 (9.09%) Migration
8 13 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (8.44%) Change Management
9 12 (7.79%) IBM
10 11 (7.14%) CCAB
10 11 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (7.14%) German Language
10 11 (7.14%) Retail
11 10 (6.49%) ABAP
11 10 (6.49%) Data Migration
12 9 (5.84%) FMCG
12 9 (5.84%) Java
12 9 (5.84%) SQL
12 9 (5.84%) Oracle
12 9 (5.84%) ITIL
12 9 (5.84%) Client/Server
12 9 (5.84%) NetWeaver
13 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
13 8 (5.19%) EDI
13 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
13 8 (5.19%) Linux

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (5.84%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.60%) Confluence
3 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.30%) Apache
4 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.60%) MS Office
4 2 (1.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (11.69%) SAP BPC
2 8 (5.19%) SAP EWM
3 7 (4.55%) SAP FI
4 6 (3.90%) SAP CO
5 5 (3.25%) SAP SD
6 4 (2.60%) SAP MM
6 4 (2.60%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (2.60%) SAP Retail
6 4 (2.60%) SAP PLM
7 3 (1.95%) SAP CRM
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (1.95%) SAP APO
8 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.30%) SAP ECC
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.65%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.65%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.65%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.65%) BPCS
9 1 (0.65%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) SaaS
1 3 (1.95%) PaaS
1 3 (1.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Broadband
1 1 (0.65%) ISDN
1 1 (0.65%) VoIP
1 1 (0.65%) WAN
1 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.65%) Intranet
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
1 1 (0.65%) RTP
1 1 (0.65%) Firewall
1 1 (0.65%) Wireless
1 1 (0.65%) WPA
1 1 (0.65%) VLAN
1 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.04%) SAP BW
2 7 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.90%) SAP BI
3 6 (3.90%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.90%) DB2
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.60%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.95%) Informix
6 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) JIRA
2 2 (1.30%) LSMW
3 1 (0.65%) eCATT
General
1 44 (28.57%) Finance
2 20 (12.99%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (7.14%) Retail
3 11 (7.14%) German Language
4 5 (3.25%) Back Office
5 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.95%) Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Automotive
7 2 (1.30%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.30%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 38 (24.68%) Consultant
2 37 (24.03%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (16.88%) Analyst
4 22 (14.29%) SAP Manager
5 19 (12.34%) Project Manager
6 18 (11.69%) Architect
7 17 (11.04%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.84%) SAP Business Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Developer
10 6 (3.90%) Integration Manager
10 6 (3.90%) SAP Architect
11 5 (3.25%) SAP Integration Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (2.60%) Senior Project Manager
12 4 (2.60%) SAP Project Manager
12 4 (2.60%) Technical Consultant
12 4 (2.60%) Administrator
12 4 (2.60%) Senior Manager
12 4 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.19%) SOAP
1 8 (5.19%) EDI
1 8 (5.19%) SAP PI
2 7 (4.55%) XML
3 6 (3.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (3.25%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (2.60%) Middleware
5 4 (2.60%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.95%) Java EE
6 3 (1.95%) J2EE
7 2 (1.30%) Web Services
7 2 (1.30%) SAP TM
7 2 (1.30%) BAPI
8 1 (0.65%) WinForms
8 1 (0.65%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.65%) REST
8 1 (0.65%) MDX
8 1 (0.65%) .NET
8 1 (0.65%) DOM
8 1 (0.65%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Client/Server
1 9 (5.84%) FMCG
2 6 (3.90%) Open Source
2 6 (3.90%) SWIFT
3 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.30%) AS400
5 2 (1.30%) SCADA
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Life Science
6 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (0.65%) PMI
6 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.19%) Linux
2 2 (1.30%) CentOS
2 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.30%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (100.00%) ERP
2 19 (12.34%) CRM
3 18 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.69%) Project Management
4 14 (9.09%) Migration
5 13 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (8.44%) Change Management
6 10 (6.49%) Data Migration
7 9 (5.84%) ITIL
8 7 (4.55%) Validation
8 7 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
9 6 (3.90%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.25%) Business Continuity
10 5 (3.25%) Data Management
10 5 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.25%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (3.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.49%) ABAP
2 9 (5.84%) Java
2 9 (5.84%) SQL
3 4 (2.60%) Assembly Language
3 4 (2.60%) C
3 4 (2.60%) C++
4 1 (0.65%) C#
4 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.14%) CCAB
2 7 (4.55%) Degree
3 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.60%) CCNP
3 4 (2.60%) CCNA
4 2 (1.30%) ISEB
4 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.30%) ACCA
4 2 (1.30%) CIMA
4 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.30%) RHCE
4 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.30%) CIPD
5 1 (0.65%) MBA
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) RosettaNet
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) IAS 39
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.65%) GxP
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (7.79%) IBM
3 9 (5.84%) Oracle
4 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.25%) JDA
7 5 (3.25%) RedPrairie
8 4 (2.60%) Cisco
8 4 (2.60%) Pegasus
8 4 (2.60%) Avaya
8 4 (2.60%) Nortel
9 2 (1.30%) Siebel
9 2 (1.30%) Sun
9 2 (1.30%) IT2
10 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.65%) Civica
10 1 (0.65%) SunGard
10 1 (0.65%) HP
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 27 days ago