The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP R/3
Rank 573 545 488
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -57
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 17 18 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.038% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.39% 0.44% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 15
Average daily rate
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£449 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.96% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £356 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £605 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP R/3
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
4379 4113 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.21% 8.58% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2650 2316 2472
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 93
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% -38.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 6 £425 - 2
London -9 3 £550 -12.00% 1
North East - 3 - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
SAP R/3
UK

SAP R/3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (24.39%) Finance
3 8 (19.51%) SAP BW
3 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.07%) ABAP
4 7 (17.07%) SAP FI
4 7 (17.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (17.07%) SAP CO
5 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
5 6 (14.63%) ERP
6 5 (12.20%) SAP SD
6 5 (12.20%) CRM
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 5 (12.20%) NetWeaver
7 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
7 4 (9.76%) Banking
7 4 (9.76%) Logistics
7 4 (9.76%) Degree
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle
8 3 (7.32%) Web Services
8 3 (7.32%) SAP APO
8 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 3 (7.32%) SAP SCM
8 3 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.32%) Data Management
8 3 (7.32%) SAP Basis
8 3 (7.32%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (12.20%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) SAP FI
1 7 (17.07%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (17.07%) SAP CO
2 5 (12.20%) SAP SD
3 3 (7.32%) SAP APO
3 3 (7.32%) SAP SCM
3 3 (7.32%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (4.88%) SAP HR
4 2 (4.88%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (2.44%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (2.44%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (2.44%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.88%) SAP BI
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
5 1 (2.44%) Czech Language
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Consultant
2 19 (46.34%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) SAP SD Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) SAP SD Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) SAP BW Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) SAP Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Developer
7 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.88%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (4.88%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) XSD
3 1 (2.44%) XSLT
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.32%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.44%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (14.63%) ERP
3 5 (12.20%) CRM
3 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Logistics
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.32%) Time Management
5 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) ABAP
2 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.44%) XPath
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CCA
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CIMA
3 1 (2.44%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
1 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.44%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Open Text
4 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos
4 1 (2.44%) Ariba
4 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
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