The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 535 523 436
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -87
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 21 23 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.050% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.18% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 36
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£483 £413 £544
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.89% -24.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £316 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £552 £687
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £463
% change year-on-year
- -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP XI
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12810 12466 10858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.34% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8464 7964 6952
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 234 277
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP XI
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP XI across the England region.

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP XI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP XI across the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SAP XI Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP XI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI across the England region.

SAP XI Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP XI
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 XI within the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 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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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
South East -14 11 £500 -10.71% 2
London +3 7 £508 +26.71% 1
West Midlands -5 1 £413 -8.33% 1
North West -24 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
SAP XI
UK

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 58 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (29.31%) ERP
3 16 (27.59%) SAP PI
4 15 (25.86%) SAP ERP
4 15 (25.86%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (25.86%) Business Objects
4 15 (25.86%) Finance
5 14 (24.14%) SAP BW
5 14 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (24.14%) SAP PSCD
6 13 (22.41%) webMethods
6 13 (22.41%) CRM
6 13 (22.41%) General Ledger
7 12 (20.69%) ABAP
8 11 (18.97%) SAP FI
8 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
8 11 (18.97%) SAP FI-CA
8 11 (18.97%) BusinessObjects XI
9 10 (17.24%) CCA
10 9 (15.52%) NetWeaver
10 9 (15.52%) Migration
10 9 (15.52%) Requirements Management
11 7 (12.07%) Java
11 7 (12.07%) Test Management
11 7 (12.07%) SAP Implementation
11 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (10.34%) Revenue Management
12 6 (10.34%) SAP Portal
12 6 (10.34%) UNIX

SAP XI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.52%) NetWeaver
2 6 (10.34%) SAP Portal
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.17%) SAS
5 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.45%) CMS
5 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (25.86%) SAP ERP
2 14 (24.14%) SAP PSCD
3 11 (18.97%) SAP FI
3 11 (18.97%) SAP FI-CA
4 4 (6.90%) SAP CRM
4 4 (6.90%) SAP MDM
5 2 (3.45%) SAP ECC
5 2 (3.45%) SAP BPC
5 2 (3.45%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.72%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.72%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) SMTP
2 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (24.14%) SAP BW
3 11 (18.97%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (5.17%) PowerCenter
4 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.45%) DB2
6 1 (1.72%) OLAP
6 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.72%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.72%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.72%) Xcelsius
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) General Ledger
3 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Consultant
2 25 (43.10%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) SAP Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Support Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Support
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Support Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) SAP PI Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) SAP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) ABAP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) SAP Business Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) SAP MDM Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Business Objects Developer
9 2 (3.45%) SAP Technical Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Business Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Business Objects Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) CRM Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) SAP PI
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
2 4 (6.90%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) Middleware
3 3 (5.17%) SAP Basis
4 2 (3.45%) SAP ALE
4 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.45%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (3.45%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) JDBC
4 2 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (1.72%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.45%) FMCG
3 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.45%) Economics
3 2 (3.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) UNIX
2 2 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ERP
2 14 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (22.41%) CRM
4 9 (15.52%) Migration
4 9 (15.52%) Requirements Management
5 7 (12.07%) Test Management
5 7 (12.07%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Revenue Management
6 6 (10.34%) ETL
7 4 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.17%) SOA
8 3 (5.17%) B2C
8 3 (5.17%) Validation
8 3 (5.17%) Change Management
8 3 (5.17%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) ABAP
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 5 (8.62%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.17%) SAPscript
6 2 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) CCA
2 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) HND
5 1 (1.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (25.86%) Business Objects
3 13 (22.41%) webMethods
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle
5 3 (5.17%) Informatica
5 3 (5.17%) Adobe
6 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.72%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) IBM
7 1 (1.72%) Syclo
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