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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 434 430 424
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 146 133 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.23% 3.14% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 60 62
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £589 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -71.53%
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
4518 4236 4729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.84% 8.67% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2488 2345 2449
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% -0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £436
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 82 62
Average hourly rate £31.50 £18.22 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.88% -39.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £45.00 £47.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -26.54%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -5 61 £488 +8.33% 15
South West -13 24 £500 -9.09%
East of England -12 16 £275 -24.65%
South East -6 10 £313 -30.55% 1
West Midlands -12 10 £500 - 3
Yorkshire +2 3 £500 - 1
North West -14 3 £410 +24.24% 1
East Midlands - 2 £600 - 1
Midlands - - - -
SAP SD
UK

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 277 (100.00%) SAP
2 60 (21.66%) SAP MM
3 55 (19.86%) Logistics
4 34 (12.27%) ABAP
5 31 (11.19%) SAP FI
6 30 (10.83%) Manufacturing
6 30 (10.83%) Migration
6 30 (10.83%) SAP Implementation
7 29 (10.47%) SAP CO
8 27 (9.75%) Finance
9 26 (9.39%) SAP FI/CO
10 23 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (7.94%) Business Analysis
11 22 (7.94%) CRM
12 20 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (7.22%) Retail
12 20 (7.22%) Data Migration
13 19 (6.86%) EDI
14 18 (6.50%) ERP
14 18 (6.50%) Project Management
15 17 (6.14%) SAP WM
15 17 (6.14%) Microsoft
16 16 (5.78%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (5.42%) SQL
17 15 (5.42%) FMCG
18 14 (5.05%) SQL Server
19 13 (4.69%) Billing
19 13 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 12 (4.33%) PRINCE2
21 11 (3.97%) SAP PP

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (1.08%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Portal
2 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.89%) MS Office
1 8 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Project
3 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 60 (21.66%) SAP MM
2 31 (11.19%) SAP FI
3 29 (10.47%) SAP CO
4 26 (9.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 17 (6.14%) SAP WM
6 11 (3.97%) SAP PP
7 9 (3.25%) SAP Retail
8 8 (2.89%) SAP LE
9 6 (2.17%) SAP R/3
10 5 (1.81%) SAP ERP
11 4 (1.44%) SAP APO
11 4 (1.44%) SAP CRM
11 4 (1.44%) SAP CS
11 4 (1.44%) SAP PM
12 3 (1.08%) SAP BPC
12 3 (1.08%) SAP HCM
12 3 (1.08%) SAP EHS
12 3 (1.08%) SAP SRM
13 2 (0.72%) SAP EWM
13 2 (0.72%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.36%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.61%) SAP BW
4 8 (2.89%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.72%) MS Access
5 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.36%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) LSMW
2 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 30 (10.83%) Manufacturing
2 27 (9.75%) Finance
3 20 (7.22%) Retail
4 13 (4.69%) Billing
5 11 (3.97%) German Language
6 7 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.17%) Automotive
7 6 (2.17%) Marketing
8 4 (1.44%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.72%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.72%) Advertising
9 2 (0.72%) French Language
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 118 (42.60%) Consultant
2 116 (41.88%) SAP Consultant
3 86 (31.05%) SAP SD Consultant
4 60 (21.66%) Analyst
5 42 (15.16%) SAP Analyst
6 25 (9.03%) SAP SD Analyst
7 24 (8.66%) Business Analyst
8 20 (7.22%) SAP MM Consultant
9 19 (6.86%) SAP Business Analyst
9 19 (6.86%) SAP Manager
10 18 (6.50%) Functional Consultant
11 17 (6.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 16 (5.78%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
13 14 (5.05%) Architect
14 13 (4.69%) Project Manager
14 13 (4.69%) SAP Architect
15 12 (4.33%) Data Analyst
16 11 (3.97%) SAP Project Manager
16 11 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (3.97%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.86%) EDI
2 6 (2.17%) SAP PI
3 5 (1.81%) BAPI
4 3 (1.08%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.72%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.36%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.42%) FMCG
2 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
2 2 (0.72%) AS400
3 1 (0.36%) Life Science
3 1 (0.36%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.86%) Logistics
2 30 (10.83%) Migration
2 30 (10.83%) SAP Implementation
3 23 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (7.94%) Business Analysis
4 22 (7.94%) CRM
5 20 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (7.22%) Data Migration
6 18 (6.50%) ERP
6 18 (6.50%) Project Management
7 12 (4.33%) PRINCE2
8 11 (3.97%) Integration Testing
8 11 (3.97%) Test Scripting
9 10 (3.61%) Validation
10 9 (3.25%) ITIL
10 9 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (2.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (2.89%) Workflow
12 7 (2.53%) TOGAF
12 7 (2.53%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.27%) ABAP
2 15 (5.42%) SQL
3 4 (1.44%) Java
3 4 (1.44%) VBA
4 1 (0.36%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.36%) R
4 1 (0.36%) C
4 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.17%) MCTS
2 6 (2.17%) MCITP
2 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) ISEB
4 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.72%) Degree
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.72%) SLA
1 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.36%) GxP
2 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 277 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.78%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.08%) Pegasus
5 2 (0.72%) Hyperion
5 2 (0.72%) HP
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle
5 2 (0.72%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.72%) Siebel
6 1 (0.36%) Progress
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
6 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.36%) CA
6 1 (0.36%) Informatica
6 1 (0.36%) JDA
6 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.36%) ReadSoft
6 1 (0.36%) hybris
6 1 (0.36%) RedPrairie
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: £521.55 - £601.79 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £281.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 22 days ago