The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Certification 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 Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Certification
Rank 401 384 420
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +36
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 11 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.023% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.15% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate £538 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £463 £575
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4011 3299 3943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 15.27% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 1982 2317
Average daily rate £411 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 109 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.66 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
SAP Certification
England

SAP Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP Certification
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 Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - - - - 5
SAP Certification
England

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (56.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (53.33%) Manufacturing
4 14 (46.67%) Six Sigma
4 14 (46.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 11 (36.67%) SAP BW
6 8 (26.67%) SAP FI-AP
7 7 (23.33%) FMCG
7 7 (23.33%) Procure-to-pay
8 6 (20.00%) Open Text
9 5 (16.67%) SAP SRM
10 4 (13.33%) SAP CRM
10 4 (13.33%) SAP BI
10 4 (13.33%) CRM
10 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (10.00%) ERP
11 3 (10.00%) SAP QM
11 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
12 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (6.67%) SAP CO
12 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (6.67%) SAP MDM
12 2 (6.67%) Retail
12 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
12 2 (6.67%) SAP FI
12 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
12 2 (6.67%) MS Office
12 2 (6.67%) .NET
12 2 (6.67%) ITIL
12 2 (6.67%) C

SAP Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) SAP FI-AP
2 5 (16.67%) SAP SRM
3 4 (13.33%) SAP CRM
4 3 (10.00%) SAP QM
5 2 (6.67%) SAP CO
5 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (6.67%) SAP MDM
5 2 (6.67%) SAP FI
5 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (3.33%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SAP BW
2 4 (13.33%) SAP BI
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) Xcelsius
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (56.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (53.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Consultant
2 26 (86.67%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (36.67%) Functional Consultant
4 9 (30.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP PM Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SAP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SAP QM Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) SAP BI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SAP MM Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Flash
2 1 (3.33%) CGI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Six Sigma
1 14 (46.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (23.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) System Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.33%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.33%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (20.00%) Open Text
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) IBM