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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 517 555 522
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -33
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 86 66 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.17% 1.60% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 26
Median daily rate £475 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £5.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 - -
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
3956 4129 4638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.63% 8.20% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2526 2388 2820
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 73 37
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £20.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +45.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.60 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £83.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-39.47% +100.00%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SAP SD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 30 £475 -11.21% 2
North West -4 13 £500 +40.84% 3
South East +11 9 £450 -10.00% 1
West Midlands -12 9 £490 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £509 -
East of England +4 3 £350 -33.39% 2
South West +8 2 - - 1
Midlands - 2 £515 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £525 +31.25% 2
SAP SD
UK

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 157 (100.00%) SAP
2 39 (24.84%) SAP MM
3 29 (18.47%) Retail
3 29 (18.47%) Order to Cash
4 27 (17.20%) SAP Implementation
5 19 (12.10%) Finance
6 18 (11.46%) Logistics
7 16 (10.19%) SAP FI
7 16 (10.19%) ABAP
8 15 (9.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (9.55%) Procure-to-Pay
9 14 (8.92%) Migration
10 13 (8.28%) SAP CO
11 12 (7.64%) SAP Retail
11 12 (7.64%) SAP FI/CO
12 11 (7.01%) Billing
12 11 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.01%) Data Migration
13 10 (6.37%) Manufacturing
14 9 (5.73%) EDI
14 9 (5.73%) CRM
15 8 (5.10%) Project Management
15 8 (5.10%) SAP PP
15 8 (5.10%) SAP BW
15 8 (5.10%) SAP CRM
16 7 (4.46%) VMS
16 7 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (4.46%) FMCG
17 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (3.82%) Process Improvement

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.64%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (24.84%) SAP MM
2 16 (10.19%) SAP FI
3 13 (8.28%) SAP CO
4 12 (7.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (7.64%) SAP Retail
5 8 (5.10%) SAP CRM
5 8 (5.10%) SAP PP
6 5 (3.18%) SAP GRC
6 5 (3.18%) SAP SCM
7 3 (1.91%) SAP ERP
7 3 (1.91%) SAP HCM
7 3 (1.91%) SAP HR
7 3 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (1.91%) SAP PS
8 2 (1.27%) Primavera
8 2 (1.27%) SAP APO
8 2 (1.27%) SAP EWM
8 2 (1.27%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.27%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.64%) SAP hybris
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.10%) SAP BW
2 6 (3.82%) SAP HANA
3 5 (3.18%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.55%) LSMW
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (18.47%) Retail
2 19 (12.10%) Finance
3 15 (9.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (7.01%) Billing
5 10 (6.37%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.91%) German Language
6 3 (1.91%) Legal
7 2 (1.27%) French Language
7 2 (1.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (56.69%) Consultant
2 85 (54.14%) SAP Consultant
3 62 (39.49%) SAP SD Consultant
4 22 (14.01%) Analyst
4 22 (14.01%) SAP Analyst
5 13 (8.28%) SAP SD Analyst
6 11 (7.01%) SAP MM Consultant
7 9 (5.73%) SAP Support
8 8 (5.10%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.10%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.10%) SAP Business Analyst
8 8 (5.10%) SAP Manager
8 8 (5.10%) SAP Project Manager
8 8 (5.10%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
9 7 (4.46%) SAP Support Consultant
9 7 (4.46%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (4.46%) Support Consultant
10 6 (3.82%) SAP Retail Consultant
10 6 (3.82%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 6 (3.82%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.73%) EDI
2 5 (3.18%) BAPI
2 5 (3.18%) SAP PI
3 3 (1.91%) SAP ALE
3 3 (1.91%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (1.27%) SAP Core Interface
5 1 (0.64%) .NET
5 1 (0.64%) HTML
5 1 (0.64%) HTML5
5 1 (0.64%) JSON
5 1 (0.64%) Middleware
5 1 (0.64%) REST
5 1 (0.64%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.46%) FMCG
2 6 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.91%) e-Learning
3 3 (1.91%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.27%) AS400
4 2 (1.27%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.27%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.64%) Animation
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.47%) Order to Cash
2 27 (17.20%) SAP Implementation
3 18 (11.46%) Logistics
4 15 (9.55%) Procure-to-Pay
5 14 (8.92%) Migration
6 11 (7.01%) Data Migration
6 11 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (5.73%) CRM
8 8 (5.10%) Project Management
9 7 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.82%) Data Management
10 6 (3.82%) ERP
10 6 (3.82%) Process Improvement
10 6 (3.82%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.18%) Compliance Management
11 5 (3.18%) SAP Security
11 5 (3.18%) Security Architecture
11 5 (3.18%) Validation
12 4 (2.55%) Change Management
12 4 (2.55%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.19%) ABAP
2 3 (1.91%) SQL
3 2 (1.27%) Java
3 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.64%) C
4 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.64%) ISEB
1 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
1 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) GxP
1 3 (1.91%) QA
1 3 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 157 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle
3 1 (0.64%) ATG
3 1 (0.64%) HP
3 1 (0.64%) hybris
3 1 (0.64%) JDA
3 1 (0.64%) Pegasus
3 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com