The first table below looks at the demand for SAP R/3 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 R/3 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP R/3
Rank 550 527 516
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 24 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.036% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.53% 0.42% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 27
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£512 £323 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.60% -35.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £299 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £430 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+40.38% -18.75%
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
4493 4030 4605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.10% 8.65% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2394 2175 2372
Average daily rate £433 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 55
Average hourly rate £31.77 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.18% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 £12.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.76%
SAP R/3
UK

SAP R/3
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP R/3 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP R/3
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP R/3 Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP R/3
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP R/3 across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SAP R/3 Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP R/3
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP R/3 Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP R/3
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 R/3 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London +21 13 £512 +59.84% 2
North East - 3 - - 1
South East -11 2 £450 -
East of England - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
SAP R/3
UK

SAP R/3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 48 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) ABAP
4 9 (18.75%) SAP FI
4 9 (18.75%) SAP CO
4 9 (18.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 8 (16.67%) SAP APO
6 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) SAP SD
7 6 (12.50%) ERP
7 6 (12.50%) CRM
7 6 (12.50%) Banking
8 5 (10.42%) Logistics
8 5 (10.42%) SAP SCM
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (8.33%) NetWeaver
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle
9 4 (8.33%) SAP SRM
9 4 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
10 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (6.25%) Office 365
10 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (6.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 3 (6.25%) Migration
10 3 (6.25%) Degree
10 3 (6.25%) German Language
10 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

SAP R/3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP R/3 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 R/3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) NetWeaver
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) SAP FI
1 9 (18.75%) SAP CO
1 9 (18.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (16.67%) SAP APO
3 6 (12.50%) SAP SD
4 5 (10.42%) SAP SCM
5 4 (8.33%) SAP SRM
6 3 (6.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 3 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (4.17%) SAP HR
7 2 (4.17%) SAP ERP
7 2 (4.17%) SAP CRM
8 1 (2.08%) SAP GRC
8 1 (2.08%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (2.08%) SAP BPC
8 1 (2.08%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (2.08%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (2.08%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (4.17%) MS Access
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) BODI
3 2 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) TestDirector
2 2 (4.17%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.17%) LSMW
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) German Language
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Czech Language
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Consultant
2 22 (45.83%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) SAP BW Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) SAP APO Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) SAP SD Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.25%) SAP Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) SAP SRM Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (2.08%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.08%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.08%) CMDB
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) UNIX
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) AIX
1 1 (2.08%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.50%) ERP
2 6 (12.50%) CRM
3 5 (10.42%) Logistics
4 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 3 (6.25%) Project Management
4 3 (6.25%) Workflow
5 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.17%) ETL
5 2 (4.17%) OO
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
5 2 (4.17%) Data Management
5 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (4.17%) Analytics
5 2 (4.17%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) SAPscript
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CCA
2 1 (2.08%) ACCA
2 1 (2.08%) CISA
2 1 (2.08%) CIMA
2 1 (2.08%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Hummingbird
5 1 (2.08%) Open Text
5 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
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