The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD 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 SD over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 514 426 418
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 68 148 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.69% 3.40% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 60 59
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£478 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £299 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £401 £469
% change year-on-year
+12.21% -14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £40.50
SAP SD
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
4033 4359 3970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.92% 8.94% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2382 2394 2132
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 60 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.03 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.75% -15.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £51.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.61 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.96% -16.66%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP SD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP SD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP SD across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

SAP SD Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP SD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP SD Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP SD
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 SD within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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 -26 29 £500 -9.09% 5
South East -33 9 £325 -13.33% 4
North West -29 4 £450 +24.13% 3
South West -9 3 £450 -10.00%
West Midlands -14 3 - - 3
Yorkshire -16 3 £450 +50.00% 3
East of England -22 3 £385 +28.33% 1
Midlands - 2 £550 -
SAP SD
UK

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 174 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (19.54%) SAP MM
3 29 (16.67%) CRM
4 28 (16.09%) SAP FI
5 26 (14.94%) Logistics
6 20 (11.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 20 (11.49%) SAP CO
6 20 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (9.77%) SAP CRM
8 16 (9.20%) Migration
9 15 (8.62%) FMCG
9 15 (8.62%) Manufacturing
9 15 (8.62%) ABAP
10 14 (8.05%) Finance
10 14 (8.05%) Data Migration
11 13 (7.47%) ERP
11 13 (7.47%) SAP BW
11 13 (7.47%) Project Management
11 13 (7.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (7.47%) Change Management
12 12 (6.90%) SAP PP
12 12 (6.90%) Automotive
12 12 (6.90%) Billing
12 12 (6.90%) Test Scripting
12 12 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
13 11 (6.32%) Retail
13 11 (6.32%) SAP WM
13 11 (6.32%) VMS
13 11 (6.32%) EDI
14 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (3.45%) MS Office
1 6 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.30%) MS Project
2 4 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 34 (19.54%) SAP MM
2 28 (16.09%) SAP FI
3 20 (11.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 20 (11.49%) SAP CO
4 17 (9.77%) SAP CRM
5 12 (6.90%) SAP PP
6 11 (6.32%) SAP WM
7 8 (4.60%) SAP EWM
8 7 (4.02%) SAP Retail
9 3 (1.72%) SAP ERP
9 3 (1.72%) SAP APO
10 2 (1.15%) SAP PS
10 2 (1.15%) SAP CS
10 2 (1.15%) SAP QM
10 2 (1.15%) SAP LE
10 2 (1.15%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (1.15%) SAP SCM
10 2 (1.15%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.47%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.72%) SAP BI
2 3 (1.72%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.17%) LSMW
General
1 15 (8.62%) Manufacturing
2 14 (8.05%) Finance
3 13 (7.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (6.90%) Automotive
4 12 (6.90%) Billing
5 11 (6.32%) Retail
6 5 (2.87%) Marketing
7 3 (1.72%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.15%) Front Office
8 2 (1.15%) French Language
8 2 (1.15%) German Language
9 1 (0.57%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.57%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (68.39%) Consultant
2 118 (67.82%) SAP Consultant
3 72 (41.38%) SAP SD Consultant
4 21 (12.07%) Analyst
5 19 (10.92%) SAP Manager
6 17 (9.77%) Project Manager
7 16 (9.20%) SAP Project Manager
7 16 (9.20%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (6.32%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 11 (6.32%) Functional Consultant
9 10 (5.75%) CRM Consultant
9 10 (5.75%) SAP CRM Consultant
9 10 (5.75%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 7 (4.02%) SAP MM Consultant
10 7 (4.02%) SAP FI Consultant
10 7 (4.02%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.02%) SAP EWM Consultant
11 6 (3.45%) SAP Test Analyst
12 5 (2.87%) SAP Retail Consultant
12 5 (2.87%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.32%) EDI
2 10 (5.75%) EDIFACT
3 3 (1.72%) .NET
4 2 (1.15%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.57%) HTML5
5 1 (0.57%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.57%) BAPI
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.57%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.62%) FMCG
2 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.30%) PMI
4 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.57%) Life Science
4 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.57%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.67%) CRM
2 26 (14.94%) Logistics
3 20 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (9.20%) Migration
5 14 (8.05%) Data Migration
6 13 (7.47%) Project Management
6 13 (7.47%) Change Management
6 13 (7.47%) ERP
7 12 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 12 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
8 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.60%) Time Management
10 6 (3.45%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.45%) Validation
11 5 (2.87%) Stress Testing
11 5 (2.87%) Automated Testing
11 5 (2.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (2.87%) Business Transformation
11 5 (2.87%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.62%) ABAP
2 3 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.57%) SQL
3 1 (0.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (2.30%) PMP
1 4 (2.30%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.15%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) ISEB
2 2 (1.15%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) GxP
2 1 (0.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 174 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.72%) Cognos
4 2 (1.15%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.57%) HP
5 1 (0.57%) Software AG
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