The table below looks at the statistics for SAP AFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP AFS over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Apparel and Footwear Solution (IS-AFS)
Rank 406 413 406
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP AFS 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.10% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £600 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP AFS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1608 2000 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.59% 9.43% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 1268 1211
Average daily rate £455 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £53.82 £75.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

SAP AFS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP AFS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP AFS Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP AFS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP AFS Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP AFS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP AFS 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 AFS.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SAP BI
3 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (25.00%) FMCG
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) PLM
4 1 (25.00%) PTC
4 1 (25.00%) Windchill
4 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) SAP PLM
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis

SAP AFS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP AFS 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 AFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PLM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BI
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Architect
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BI Architect
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cutover Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP AFS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Cutover Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) PTC