The first table below looks at the demand for SAP IS-U 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 IS-U over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 506 503 480
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 51 47 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.13% 1.15% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 25
Average daily rate
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£494 £428 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £533 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -10.52%
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
4499 4082 4613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.11% 8.76% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2400 2189 2375
Average daily rate £428 £426 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% -5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 52
Average hourly rate £31.50 £21.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.23% -42.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £50.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
SAP IS-U
UK

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP IS-U Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP IS-U across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP IS-U
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP IS-U Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP IS-U
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 IS-U within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
South East -12 17 £463 - 2
Yorkshire +6 14 £505 -1.94% 3
West Midlands -2 9 £350 -
London +5 8 - -
SAP IS-U
UK

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U.

1 124 (100.00%) SAP
2 49 (39.52%) Billing
3 48 (38.71%) CRM
4 29 (23.39%) SAP CRM
5 28 (22.58%) ABAP
6 18 (14.52%) Integration Testing
7 17 (13.71%) Smart Meter
8 15 (12.10%) OO
9 13 (10.48%) SAP MRS
9 13 (10.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 12 (9.68%) Test Scripting
10 12 (9.68%) SAP FI-CA
10 12 (9.68%) Data Modelling
11 11 (8.87%) WFM
11 11 (8.87%) Logistics
12 10 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (7.26%) HP
13 9 (7.26%) SAP ALE
13 9 (7.26%) Data Management
14 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (6.45%) Unit Testing
14 8 (6.45%) ITIL
15 7 (5.65%) BAPI
15 7 (5.65%) Finance
15 7 (5.65%) HP Quality Center
16 6 (4.84%) ServiceCenter
16 6 (4.84%) Resource Management
16 6 (4.84%) SAP MM
16 6 (4.84%) SQL

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.23%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (23.39%) SAP CRM
2 13 (10.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (10.48%) SAP MRS
3 12 (9.68%) SAP FI-CA
4 6 (4.84%) SAP MM
5 4 (3.23%) SAP PM
5 4 (3.23%) SAP FI
6 3 (2.42%) SAP HR
7 2 (1.61%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) RTP
2 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.42%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) SAP BW
1 3 (2.42%) MS Access
1 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
1 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Toad
2 2 (1.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 49 (39.52%) Billing
2 7 (5.65%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Arabic Language
3 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (58.87%) Consultant
2 70 (56.45%) SAP Consultant
3 47 (37.90%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 14 (11.29%) Architect
5 10 (8.06%) Management Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 6 (4.84%) Analyst
7 6 (4.84%) SAP Manager
7 6 (4.84%) SAP Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.03%) SAP Developer
9 4 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
9 4 (3.23%) SAP CRM Consultant
9 4 (3.23%) SAP Project Manager
10 3 (2.42%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.42%) CRM Developer
10 3 (2.42%) SAP CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) SAP ALE
2 7 (5.65%) BAPI
3 5 (4.03%) Web Services
4 4 (3.23%) SAP Basis
5 2 (1.61%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.42%) Firmware
2 3 (2.42%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.61%) PKI
4 1 (0.81%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) UNIX
2 3 (2.42%) AIX
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.71%) CRM
2 18 (14.52%) Integration Testing
3 15 (12.10%) OO
4 12 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 12 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 11 (8.87%) Logistics
5 11 (8.87%) WFM
6 10 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.26%) Data Management
8 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (6.45%) ITIL
8 8 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.84%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.03%) Release Management
10 5 (4.03%) Migration
11 4 (3.23%) Validation
12 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2
12 3 (2.42%) Workflow
12 3 (2.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.58%) ABAP
2 6 (4.84%) SQL
3 3 (2.42%) Java
3 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) SAP Certification
2 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.84%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 124 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (7.26%) HP
3 5 (4.03%) Oracle
4 2 (1.61%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.81%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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