The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD 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 SD over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 368 344 331
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 35 64 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.86% 3.11% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 23
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£450 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £583 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £80.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP SD
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
1882 2060 1812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.59% 8.96% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1298 1075
Average daily rate £475 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.32 £23.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.21% -25.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £14.80 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.40 £60.00 £78.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP SD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP SD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP SD across the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SAP SD Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP SD
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP SD Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP SD
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 SD within the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 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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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 +6 2 - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (22.86%) FMCG
3 14 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 14 (20.00%) Migration
4 13 (18.57%) CRM
5 11 (15.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (15.71%) SAP CRM
5 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
5 11 (15.71%) Data Quality
6 10 (14.29%) Logistics
6 10 (14.29%) Change Management
6 10 (14.29%) SAP MM
6 10 (14.29%) SAP BW
7 9 (12.86%) EDI
7 9 (12.86%) Billing
8 8 (11.43%) Retail
8 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.00%) SAP PP
9 7 (10.00%) SAP FI
9 7 (10.00%) LSMW
9 7 (10.00%) Time Management
10 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (8.57%) SAP Retail
10 6 (8.57%) Project Management
10 6 (8.57%) SAP WM
11 5 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (4.29%) XML
13 3 (4.29%) SAP FI/CO

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) SAP CRM
2 10 (14.29%) SAP MM
3 7 (10.00%) SAP PP
3 7 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 6 (8.57%) SAP Retail
4 6 (8.57%) SAP WM
5 3 (4.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (4.29%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.86%) SAP APO
6 2 (2.86%) SAP QM
6 2 (2.86%) SAP SRM
6 2 (2.86%) SAP LE
7 1 (1.43%) SAP AFS
7 1 (1.43%) SAP SCM
7 1 (1.43%) SAP R/3
7 1 (1.43%) SAP SM
7 1 (1.43%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.43%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) LSMW
General
1 11 (15.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
2 9 (12.86%) Billing
3 8 (11.43%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Front Office
4 2 (2.86%) Finance
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Consultant
2 45 (64.29%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (30.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 9 (12.86%) Functional Consultant
4 9 (12.86%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 8 (11.43%) Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Functional Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) SAP Retail Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) SAP Manager
7 6 (8.57%) SAP Project Manager
7 6 (8.57%) Data Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.14%) SAP Data Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Data Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) SAP Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Architect
10 3 (4.29%) SAP SD Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) EDI
2 3 (4.29%) EDIFACT
2 3 (4.29%) XML Messaging
2 3 (4.29%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) BAPI
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.43%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) FMCG
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (1.43%) PMI
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Migration
1 14 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 13 (18.57%) CRM
3 10 (14.29%) Change Management
3 10 (14.29%) Logistics
4 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.00%) Time Management
6 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (8.57%) Project Management
7 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (4.29%) Data Management
9 2 (2.86%) Validation
9 2 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.43%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.43%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.43%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.43%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (1.43%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PMP
2 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com