The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis 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 Basis over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 397 383 343
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -40
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 6 23 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.095% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.32% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 28
Average daily rate
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£463 £513 £492
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £415 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £601 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £444 £455
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £70.00
SAP Basis
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
6711 7132 6281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.01% 29.54% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4775 5120 4552
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 63
Average hourly rate £22.18 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.85% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £166.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP Basis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP Basis Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
City of London +18 1 £425 +13.33%
SAP Basis
England

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (44.44%) NetWeaver
3 6 (33.33%) SAP Security
4 5 (27.78%) SAP GRC
4 5 (27.78%) SAP BW
4 5 (27.78%) ABAP
5 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (11.11%) SAP XI
7 2 (11.11%) SAP Portal
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) SAP SRM
8 1 (5.56%) QA
8 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
8 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
8 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
8 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) NetWeaver
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Portal
3 1 (5.56%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SAP GRC
2 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.56%) SAP APO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.56%) SAP WM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP SRM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SAP BW
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Consultant
1 13 (72.22%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Support
3 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SAP XI
2 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) SAP Security
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) ABAP
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase