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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 518 413 415
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 79 159 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.91% 3.51% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 69 67
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £285 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £642
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £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
4138 4526 4136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.01% 9.16% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2464 2389 2237
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 63 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.16 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.79% -2.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -11.30%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 -20 33 £495 -1.00% 10
South East -25 11 £325 -3.34% 3
North West -25 6 £450 +28.57% 3
West Midlands -16 5 - -
Midlands - 5 £450 -
South West -16 4 £400 -20.00% 1
East of England -17 4 £400 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire -24 3 £450 +50.00% 2
SAP SD
UK

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 152 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (21.05%) SAP MM
3 25 (16.45%) Logistics
4 22 (14.47%) CRM
5 18 (11.84%) SAP FI
6 16 (10.53%) Retail
6 16 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (9.87%) ABAP
8 14 (9.21%) Manufacturing
8 14 (9.21%) Migration
9 13 (8.55%) Automotive
9 13 (8.55%) VMS
10 12 (7.89%) Finance
10 12 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (7.89%) SAP CRM
10 12 (7.89%) SAP Retail
11 11 (7.24%) Change Management
11 11 (7.24%) Project Management
11 11 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (6.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (6.58%) SAP FI/CO
12 10 (6.58%) SAP CO
12 10 (6.58%) SAP Implementation
12 10 (6.58%) Data Migration
13 9 (5.92%) SAP EWM
13 9 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (5.92%) Billing
13 9 (5.92%) EDIFACT
13 9 (5.92%) SAP BW
14 8 (5.26%) ERP

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.95%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.29%) MS Office
3 4 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (21.05%) SAP MM
2 18 (11.84%) SAP FI
3 12 (7.89%) SAP CRM
3 12 (7.89%) SAP Retail
4 10 (6.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (6.58%) SAP CO
5 9 (5.92%) SAP EWM
6 8 (5.26%) SAP WM
6 8 (5.26%) SAP PP
7 4 (2.63%) SAP CS
8 3 (1.97%) SAP PS
9 2 (1.32%) SAP QM
9 2 (1.32%) SAP GTS
9 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (1.32%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.32%) SAP ERP
9 2 (1.32%) SAP LE
10 1 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.66%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.92%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.97%) SAP BI
2 3 (1.97%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) LSMW
General
1 16 (10.53%) Retail
2 14 (9.21%) Manufacturing
3 13 (8.55%) Automotive
4 12 (7.89%) Finance
5 10 (6.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (5.92%) Billing
7 4 (2.63%) Marketing
8 3 (1.97%) German Language
9 2 (1.32%) French Language
9 2 (1.32%) Front Office
10 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.66%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.66%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 108 (71.05%) Consultant
2 107 (70.39%) SAP Consultant
3 63 (41.45%) SAP SD Consultant
4 16 (10.53%) SAP Manager
5 13 (8.55%) Project Manager
6 12 (7.89%) SAP Project Manager
7 11 (7.24%) SAP MM Consultant
8 10 (6.58%) Analyst
9 9 (5.92%) Functional Consultant
9 9 (5.92%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 9 (5.92%) SAP Analyst
10 8 (5.26%) CRM Consultant
10 8 (5.26%) SAP CRM Consultant
11 7 (4.61%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 7 (4.61%) SAP EWM Consultant
12 6 (3.95%) SAP Retail Consultant
12 6 (3.95%) SAP Architect
12 6 (3.95%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
12 6 (3.95%) Architect
13 5 (3.29%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.92%) EDIFACT
2 7 (4.61%) BAPI
3 6 (3.95%) EDI
4 1 (0.66%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.66%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.66%) HTML5
4 1 (0.66%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.66%) HTML
4 1 (0.66%) .NET
4 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.26%) FMCG
3 5 (3.29%) PMI
4 4 (2.63%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.66%) Life Science
5 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.45%) Logistics
2 22 (14.47%) CRM
3 16 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (9.21%) Migration
5 12 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (7.24%) Project Management
6 11 (7.24%) Change Management
6 11 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (6.58%) SAP Implementation
7 10 (6.58%) Data Migration
8 8 (5.26%) ERP
9 7 (4.61%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.95%) Validation
10 6 (3.95%) Time Management
11 5 (3.29%) Business Transformation
11 5 (3.29%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.29%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (2.63%) Data Mapping
13 3 (1.97%) Data Cleansing
13 3 (1.97%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.87%) ABAP
2 1 (0.66%) C#
2 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.29%) PMP
1 5 (3.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) ISEB
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.66%) GxP
2 1 (0.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 152 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.66%) HP
4 1 (0.66%) Software AG
4 1 (0.66%) Cognos
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Slough, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £455 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £900.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago