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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 466 461 466
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 99 78 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.094%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.54% 2.03% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 20
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£475 £525 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £405 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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
3900 3838 3440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.43% 8.54% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2274 2115 1816
Average daily rate £450 £438 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 50
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.99 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-32.07% -29.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 -12 32 £388 -29.54% 2
South East +2 23 £516 +5.89%
East of England +26 14 £575 - 2
South West 0 9 £563 +55.17%
Yorkshire 0 6 £425 - 1
West Midlands +1 5 £350 -17.64% 6
North West -14 5 £438 +2.94% 1
East Midlands -1 2 £290 - 5
North East - 2 £600 -
Midlands - - - -
SAP ERP
UK

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 198 (100.00%) SAP
1 198 (100.00%) ERP
2 79 (39.90%) Finance
3 45 (22.73%) CRM
4 39 (19.70%) Project Management
5 28 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (13.64%) SAP BW
7 25 (12.63%) SAP FI
7 25 (12.63%) PRINCE2
8 24 (12.12%) Requirements Management
8 24 (12.12%) SAP PSCD
9 22 (11.11%) Migration
10 20 (10.10%) SAP FI-CA
11 18 (9.09%) Telecoms
11 18 (9.09%) Change Management
12 17 (8.59%) Manufacturing
12 17 (8.59%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (8.08%) Logistics
14 15 (7.58%) Degree
14 15 (7.58%) SAP XI
14 15 (7.58%) PMI Certification
15 14 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (7.07%) Retail
15 14 (7.07%) General Ledger
15 14 (7.07%) Test Management
16 13 (6.57%) Business Transformation
16 13 (6.57%) CCA
17 12 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (6.06%) Business Objects
17 12 (6.06%) NetWeaver

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 12 (6.06%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.53%) CMS
3 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.01%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.01%) Confluence
5 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.51%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.51%) Documentum
5 1 (0.51%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (3.54%) MS Office
2 6 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.03%) MS Project
3 5 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (12.63%) SAP FI
2 24 (12.12%) SAP PSCD
3 20 (10.10%) SAP FI-CA
4 9 (4.55%) SAP SRM
5 8 (4.04%) SAP BPC
5 8 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (3.03%) SAP CRM
6 6 (3.03%) Agresso
6 6 (3.03%) SAP PLM
6 6 (3.03%) SAP LE
7 5 (2.53%) SAP SD
7 5 (2.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (2.53%) SAP CO
8 4 (2.02%) SAP QM
8 4 (2.02%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.52%) SAP PP
9 3 (1.52%) SAP WM
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (1.52%) SAP PM
9 3 (1.52%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.51%) Taleo
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) SSH
2 1 (0.51%) SSL
2 1 (0.51%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.64%) SAP BW
2 12 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (3.54%) SAP BI
4 6 (3.03%) DB2
5 5 (2.53%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.51%) QlikView
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) LSMW
1 2 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 79 (39.90%) Finance
2 18 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.59%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.07%) Retail
4 14 (7.07%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
6 3 (1.52%) German Language
7 2 (1.01%) Romanian Language
7 2 (1.01%) French Language
7 2 (1.01%) Billing
7 2 (1.01%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (34.34%) Consultant
2 65 (32.83%) SAP Consultant
3 38 (19.19%) SAP Manager
4 25 (12.63%) Project Manager
5 23 (11.62%) Analyst
6 15 (7.58%) Architect
7 9 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.55%) Change Manager
7 9 (4.55%) SAP BW Consultant
7 9 (4.55%) SAP Project Manager
8 8 (4.04%) SAP WM Consultant
8 8 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 8 (4.04%) SAP Change Manager
8 8 (4.04%) SAP BI Consultant
9 7 (3.54%) SAP Architect
9 7 (3.54%) SAP Implementation Manager
9 7 (3.54%) Implementation Manager
10 6 (3.03%) Developer
10 6 (3.03%) SAP Analyst
10 6 (3.03%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.58%) SAP XI
2 7 (3.54%) SAP Basis
2 7 (3.54%) XML
3 5 (2.53%) EDI
4 3 (1.52%) .NET
4 3 (1.52%) Web Services
4 3 (1.52%) Middleware
5 2 (1.01%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.01%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.01%) HTML
5 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.51%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.51%) XSLT
6 1 (0.51%) MDX
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.51%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.05%) FMCG
2 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.54%) PMI
4 5 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.01%) Life Science
7 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.51%) GIS
8 1 (0.51%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.03%) Linux
2 3 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (0.51%) AIX
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (100.00%) ERP
2 45 (22.73%) CRM
3 39 (19.70%) Project Management
4 28 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (12.63%) PRINCE2
6 24 (12.12%) Requirements Management
7 22 (11.11%) Migration
8 18 (9.09%) Change Management
9 17 (8.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (8.08%) Logistics
11 14 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (7.07%) Test Management
12 13 (6.57%) Business Transformation
13 12 (6.06%) Data Migration
14 11 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
15 10 (5.05%) Integration Testing
15 10 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (4.04%) ITIL
16 8 (4.04%) B2B
16 8 (4.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.54%) Java
1 7 (3.54%) SQL
1 7 (3.54%) ABAP
2 4 (2.02%) C
3 3 (1.52%) VB
4 2 (1.01%) C#
5 1 (0.51%) C++
5 1 (0.51%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (7.58%) PMI Certification
1 15 (7.58%) Degree
2 13 (6.57%) CCA
3 11 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.05%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.55%) PMP
6 6 (3.03%) VCP4
7 3 (1.52%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.51%) MCP
8 1 (0.51%) HNC
8 1 (0.51%) CCNP
8 1 (0.51%) CCNA
8 1 (0.51%) ISEB
8 1 (0.51%) APMP
8 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.51%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 198 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (6.06%) Business Objects
3 10 (5.05%) webMethods
4 9 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.55%) Oracle
5 5 (2.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.02%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.52%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.52%) HP
8 2 (1.01%) Siebel
8 2 (1.01%) Cisco
8 2 (1.01%) IBM
8 2 (1.01%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.01%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.51%) SunGard
9 1 (0.51%) Primavera
9 1 (0.51%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.51%) Open Text
Manchester, Lancashire
Consulting Point
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £410 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + expenses
Posted: 27 days ago