The table below looks at the statistics for SAP APO 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 APO over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
Rank 434 425 426
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 9 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.043% 0.066%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.52% 0.53% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £600 £591 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% +39.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP APO
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
1745 1884 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.64% 8.04% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 1146 1554
Median daily rate £475 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.75 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.08% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £100.00 £39.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SAP APO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP APO
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP APO Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP APO
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP APO across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SAP APO Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP APO
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP APO Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (35.48%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.81%) ERP
5 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) Network Planning
6 5 (16.13%) Logistics
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
6 5 (16.13%) MS Office
6 5 (16.13%) SAP Core Interface
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
8 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
8 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
8 2 (6.45%) SAP PP
8 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (3.23%) SAP BI
9 1 (3.23%) Project Management
9 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
9 1 (3.23%) Time Management
9 1 (3.23%) FMCG
9 1 (3.23%) Prototyping
9 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
9 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) SAP SCM

SAP APO
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:

Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Consultant
1 6 (19.35%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) SAP APO Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) SAP APO Trainer
2 5 (16.13%) SAP Trainer
2 5 (16.13%) Trainer
3 3 (9.68%) SAP APO Expert
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Subject Matter Expert
3 3 (9.68%) Subject Matter Expert
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Architect
5 1 (3.23%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.81%) ERP
4 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Logistics
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft