The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 423 434 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.013% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.040% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £288 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £484 £475 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.84% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP ALE
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7817 7493 7492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.55% 32.08% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5789 5581 5408
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 40
Median hourly rate £46.00 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP ALE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP ALE Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ALE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (86.67%) ABAP
3 11 (73.33%) Eclipse
3 11 (73.33%) SAP HANA
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) Workflow
4 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 10 (66.67%) Data Modelling
5 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) SAP LE
6 2 (13.33%) SAP EWM
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (13.33%) BAPI
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
7 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (6.67%) SAP EHS
7 1 (6.67%) OOP
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) SAPscript
7 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
7 1 (6.67%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) Finance

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP EWM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP LE
2 1 (6.67%) SAP EHS
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SAP HANA
2 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (53.33%) ABAP Consultant
2 8 (53.33%) SAP HANA Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Architect
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) BAPI
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Fiori
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
2 1 (6.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 10 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Logistics
2 2 (13.33%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) ABAP
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP