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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 511 436 460
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +24
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 89 136 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.03% 3.27% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 40
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£463 £430 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% -7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £301 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £583 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £394 £500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £65.00
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
4375 4153 4789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.24% 8.65% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2620 2332 2523
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 73 91
Average hourly rate £26.54 £20.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.70% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.30 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £52.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 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
London -50 42 £475 +5.55% 7
North West -14 6 £300 -9.09% 4
South East -28 6 £475 +100.00% 3
East of England -19 5 £175 -56.38% 2
Yorkshire -4 4 £513 - 2
South West -33 4 - - 1
West Midlands -20 3 £260 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
SAP SD
UK

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 249 (100.00%) SAP
2 45 (18.07%) Logistics
3 41 (16.47%) SAP MM
4 31 (12.45%) ABAP
5 28 (11.24%) Manufacturing
6 26 (10.44%) Finance
7 24 (9.64%) SAP Implementation
8 23 (9.24%) Migration
8 23 (9.24%) EDI
9 22 (8.84%) CRM
9 22 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (8.43%) SAP FI
11 20 (8.03%) Business Analysis
12 19 (7.63%) ERP
12 19 (7.63%) SAP CO
13 17 (6.83%) Billing
13 17 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (6.43%) SAP FI/CO
14 16 (6.43%) Data Migration
15 15 (6.02%) Microsoft
15 15 (6.02%) SQL
15 15 (6.02%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (5.62%) Project Management
16 14 (5.62%) SAP WM
16 14 (5.62%) SQL Server
16 14 (5.62%) Retail
16 14 (5.62%) FMCG
17 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (4.82%) Integration Testing
18 12 (4.82%) German Language

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 8 (3.21%) MS Office
2 5 (2.01%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (16.47%) SAP MM
2 21 (8.43%) SAP FI
3 19 (7.63%) SAP CO
4 16 (6.43%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (5.62%) SAP WM
6 9 (3.61%) SAP PP
6 9 (3.61%) SAP Retail
6 9 (3.61%) SAP ERP
7 6 (2.41%) SAP LE
7 6 (2.41%) SAP CS
8 5 (2.01%) SAP R/3
9 4 (1.61%) SAP PM
10 3 (1.20%) SAP QM
10 3 (1.20%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.80%) SAP PS
11 2 (0.80%) HFM
11 2 (0.80%) SAP HCM
11 2 (0.80%) SAP SRM
12 1 (0.40%) SAP HUM
12 1 (0.40%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.21%) SAP BI
4 6 (2.41%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.80%) MS Access
6 1 (0.40%) DataStage
6 1 (0.40%) QlikView
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) LSMW
General
1 28 (11.24%) Manufacturing
2 26 (10.44%) Finance
3 17 (6.83%) Billing
4 14 (5.62%) Retail
5 12 (4.82%) German Language
6 6 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.01%) Automotive
8 4 (1.61%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.80%) Romanian Language
9 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.80%) Marketing
9 2 (0.80%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 118 (47.39%) Consultant
2 116 (46.59%) SAP Consultant
3 86 (34.54%) SAP SD Consultant
4 50 (20.08%) Analyst
5 35 (14.06%) SAP Analyst
6 24 (9.64%) SAP SD Analyst
7 22 (8.84%) Business Analyst
8 17 (6.83%) Functional Consultant
8 17 (6.83%) SAP Business Analyst
9 16 (6.43%) SAP MM Consultant
9 16 (6.43%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 16 (6.43%) SAP Manager
10 12 (4.82%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 12 (4.82%) Project Manager
11 10 (4.02%) SAP Project Manager
11 10 (4.02%) SAP WM Consultant
12 9 (3.61%) SAP Architect
12 9 (3.61%) Data Analyst
12 9 (3.61%) Architect
13 8 (3.21%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.24%) EDI
2 6 (2.41%) SAP PI
3 5 (2.01%) BAPI
4 4 (1.61%) SAP ALE
4 4 (1.61%) XML Messaging
4 4 (1.61%) XML
5 3 (1.20%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.40%) Web Services
6 1 (0.40%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.62%) FMCG
2 11 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.20%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.40%) AS400
4 1 (0.40%) Life Science
4 1 (0.40%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.07%) Logistics
2 24 (9.64%) SAP Implementation
3 23 (9.24%) Migration
4 22 (8.84%) CRM
4 22 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (8.03%) Business Analysis
6 19 (7.63%) ERP
7 17 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (6.43%) Data Migration
9 14 (5.62%) Project Management
10 12 (4.82%) Integration Testing
11 11 (4.42%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.02%) Test Scripting
13 9 (3.61%) ITIL
14 8 (3.21%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (3.21%) Validation
14 8 (3.21%) Time Management
15 7 (2.81%) Incident Management
15 7 (2.81%) GAP Analysis
15 7 (2.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.45%) ABAP
2 15 (6.02%) SQL
3 4 (1.61%) VBA
4 2 (0.80%) Java
5 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.40%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (4.02%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.41%) MCTS
2 6 (2.41%) MCITP
3 5 (2.01%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) Degree
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) GxP
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 249 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.02%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (0.80%) Hyperion
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle
3 2 (0.80%) Siebel
4 1 (0.40%) Progress
4 1 (0.40%) IBM
4 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.40%) HP
4 1 (0.40%) CA
4 1 (0.40%) Informatica
4 1 (0.40%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.40%) ReadSoft
4 1 (0.40%) hybris
4 1 (0.40%) RedPrairie
Berkshire
ARM Technology
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Teesside
Gem Partnership
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Uxbridge
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Rate: £500-£550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago