The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PI 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 PI over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP PI)
Rank 522 511 504
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP PI 31 38 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 40
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £388 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £538 £667
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £463 £431
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13711 13328 14132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.60% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8924 8639 8790
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 261 344
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
SAP PI
UK

SAP PI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP PI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP PI Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP PI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP PI Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP PI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PI across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SAP PI Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP PI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP PI Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP PI
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 PI within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 12 £475 +5.55% 3
South East -6 10 £700 +47.36%
East of England -16 2 - -
East Midlands -3 1 - -
West Midlands -13 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - -
SAP PI
UK

SAP PI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP PI 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 PI.

1 72 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (25.00%) ABAP
2 18 (25.00%) SOAP
3 14 (19.44%) Oracle
4 12 (16.67%) IBM
5 11 (15.28%) EDI
5 11 (15.28%) SAP XI
6 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 8 (11.11%) ERP
7 8 (11.11%) XML
7 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.11%) Finance
7 8 (11.11%) SAP ERP
8 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 7 (9.72%) Middleware
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.72%) SOA
8 7 (9.72%) UNIX
8 7 (9.72%) JMS
8 7 (9.72%) OO
8 7 (9.72%) .NET
9 6 (8.33%) MSMQ
9 6 (8.33%) EAI
9 6 (8.33%) CRM
9 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.33%) Billing
9 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
9 6 (8.33%) SWIFT

SAP PI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP PI 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 PI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.17%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.39%) Lync
3 1 (1.39%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 5 (6.94%) SAP SD
2 5 (6.94%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.78%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.39%) SAP MII
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (1.39%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.39%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) VLAN
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) Broadband
2 1 (1.39%) ISDN
2 1 (1.39%) VoIP
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) SAP BI
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.17%) SAP HANA
5 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.78%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Billing
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.39%) German Language
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Consultant
2 29 (40.28%) SAP Consultant
3 23 (31.94%) SAP PI Consultant
4 11 (15.28%) Architect
5 10 (13.89%) SAP Architect
6 8 (11.11%) Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.72%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.72%) SAP Developer
8 5 (6.94%) SAP PI Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Lead Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Applications Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Integration Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.56%) Integration Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) SOAP
2 11 (15.28%) EDI
2 11 (15.28%) SAP XI
3 8 (11.11%) XML
4 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 7 (9.72%) Middleware
4 7 (9.72%) JMS
4 7 (9.72%) .NET
5 6 (8.33%) MSMQ
5 6 (8.33%) REST
6 5 (6.94%) XSLT
6 5 (6.94%) Web Services
7 2 (2.78%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.39%) HTML5
8 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.39%) Ajax
8 1 (1.39%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) SWIFT
2 2 (2.78%) Social Network
2 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (1.39%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.39%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (1.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) UNIX
2 5 (6.94%) AIX
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.11%) ERP
1 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (9.72%) SOA
2 7 (9.72%) OO
3 6 (8.33%) EAI
3 6 (8.33%) CRM
3 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (6.94%) Migration
4 5 (6.94%) Project Management
5 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 4 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.17%) Demand Management
6 3 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.17%) Data Validation
6 3 (4.17%) Data Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Management
6 3 (4.17%) Workflow
6 3 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) SQL
3 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle
3 12 (16.67%) IBM
4 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.17%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.78%) Siebel
6 2 (2.78%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 1 (1.39%) Ariba
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) webMethods
7 1 (1.39%) TIBCO