The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Retail 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 Retail over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
Rank 567 522 475
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -47
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 22 37 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.51% 0.88% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 13
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£650 £563 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £725 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £563 £415
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +35.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £46.48 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £46.48 -
SAP Retail
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
4335 4195 4126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.59% 8.88% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2630 2318 2117
Average daily rate £445 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 64 83
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.08% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £15.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.53 £56.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

SAP Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP Retail Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP Retail
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Retail Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Retail across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAP Retail Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Retail Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP Retail
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 Retail within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +10 11 £700 +21.73%
East Midlands +4 4 - -
East of England -17 2 £650 +18.18%
South Coast - - - -
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
SAP Retail
UK

SAP Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP Retail 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 Retail.

1 55 (100.00%) SAP
1 55 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (16.36%) SAP SD
2 9 (16.36%) Business Transformation
3 8 (14.55%) Logistics
4 7 (12.73%) Finance
5 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) SLA
6 4 (7.27%) ITIL
6 4 (7.27%) CRM
6 4 (7.27%) SAP BW
6 4 (7.27%) Service Management
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
8 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.64%) Test Planning
8 2 (3.64%) SAP FI
8 2 (3.64%) SAP MM
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.64%) Validation
8 2 (3.64%) Data Management
8 2 (3.64%) SAP AFS
8 2 (3.64%) SAP MDM
8 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing

SAP Retail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP Retail 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 Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 9 (16.36%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.64%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.64%) SAP MM
2 2 (3.64%) SAP AFS
2 2 (3.64%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
General
1 55 (100.00%) Retail
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Consultant
2 26 (47.27%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (36.36%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 15 (27.27%) Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 11 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (20.00%) Business Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) SAP Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) SAP SD Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) SAP Manager
9 3 (5.45%) SAP Test Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) SAP Test Manager
9 3 (5.45%) SAP Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Master Data Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Business Transformation
2 8 (14.55%) Logistics
3 6 (10.91%) Project Management
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL
4 4 (7.27%) CRM
4 4 (7.27%) Service Management
4 4 (7.27%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.64%) Test Planning
6 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.64%) Validation
6 2 (3.64%) Data Management
6 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.64%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) RedPrairie
3 1 (1.82%) hybris