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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 574 543 460
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -83
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 48 75 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.21% 1.80% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 69
Average daily rate £425 £500 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £558 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £80.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
3975 4174 4456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.76% 8.11% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2478 2408 2619
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.70 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.07 £61.34 £53.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -29 17 £425 -15.00% 6
West Midlands -13 9 £420 -25.00% 2
South East -11 7 £488 +8.33% 1
North West -12 3 £381 +0.13%
South West +7 2 £410 - 5
East Midlands +6 2 £298 -
East of England +5 1 - - 5
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
SAP SD
UK

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (16.51%) SAP FI
2 18 (16.51%) SAP MM
3 17 (15.60%) Logistics
4 15 (13.76%) Retail
5 14 (12.84%) Project Management
6 13 (11.93%) Finance
7 12 (11.01%) SAP CO
7 12 (11.01%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (10.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (10.09%) Billing
9 10 (9.17%) Requirements Management
10 9 (8.26%) SAP Implementation
11 8 (7.34%) ABAP
11 8 (7.34%) ERP
12 7 (6.42%) EDI
12 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
12 7 (6.42%) SAP WM
13 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.50%) SAP CRM
13 6 (5.50%) CRM
13 6 (5.50%) SAP SCM
13 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
13 6 (5.50%) Revenue Management
13 6 (5.50%) Revenue Recognition
14 5 (4.59%) Business Transformation
14 5 (4.59%) Procure-to-pay
14 5 (4.59%) SAP ERP
14 5 (4.59%) SAP PP

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (16.51%) SAP FI
1 18 (16.51%) SAP MM
2 12 (11.01%) SAP CO
2 12 (11.01%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (6.42%) SAP WM
4 6 (5.50%) SAP CRM
4 6 (5.50%) SAP SCM
5 5 (4.59%) SAP ERP
5 5 (4.59%) SAP PP
6 4 (3.67%) SAP EWM
7 3 (2.75%) SAP QM
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.83%) SAP AFS
8 2 (1.83%) SAP CS
8 2 (1.83%) SAP GTS
8 2 (1.83%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.83%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.92%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 1 (0.92%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.92%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) LSMW
General
1 15 (13.76%) Retail
2 13 (11.93%) Finance
3 11 (10.09%) Billing
3 11 (10.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.67%) Legal
6 2 (1.83%) Automotive
6 2 (1.83%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.83%) German Language
7 1 (0.92%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.92%) French Language
7 1 (0.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (66.06%) Consultant
2 71 (65.14%) SAP Consultant
3 51 (46.79%) SAP SD Consultant
4 16 (14.68%) SAP MM Consultant
5 13 (11.93%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 12 (11.01%) SAP Manager
7 11 (10.09%) Analyst
7 11 (10.09%) SAP Analyst
8 10 (9.17%) Functional Consultant
9 9 (8.26%) Project Manager
9 9 (8.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 9 (8.26%) SAP Project Manager
9 9 (8.26%) SAP SD Analyst
10 8 (7.34%) SAP Trainer
10 8 (7.34%) Trainer
11 6 (5.50%) Business Analyst
11 6 (5.50%) SAP Business Analyst
11 6 (5.50%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
12 5 (4.59%) SAP SD Business Analyst
13 4 (3.67%) SAP SD Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) EDI
2 3 (2.75%) .NET
3 2 (1.83%) BAPI
4 1 (0.92%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.83%) FMCG
2 2 (1.83%) PMI
3 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.60%) Logistics
2 14 (12.84%) Project Management
3 10 (9.17%) Requirements Management
4 9 (8.26%) SAP Implementation
5 8 (7.34%) ERP
6 6 (5.50%) CRM
6 6 (5.50%) Revenue Management
6 6 (5.50%) Revenue Recognition
6 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.59%) Business Transformation
7 5 (4.59%) Migration
7 5 (4.59%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.67%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.67%) Time Management
9 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (2.75%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.34%) ABAP
2 4 (3.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Degree
3 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.83%) PMP
5 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.92%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (3.67%) hybris
3 3 (2.75%) HP
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
Somerset
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Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £0 - £100 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Rate: Competitive + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago