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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 379 326 346
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +20
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 30 98 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.47% 4.40% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 51 17
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £600 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.15% +15.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £59.20 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -66.17%
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
2044 2229 1952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.87% 9.19% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1347 1349 1143
Average daily rate £455 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.56 £38.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.20% -27.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.44 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.00 £89.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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 +3 5 £400 -15.78%
Uxbridge - 2 £484 -
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 80 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (13.75%) Logistics
2 11 (13.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 10 (12.50%) SAP MM
4 9 (11.25%) FMCG
5 8 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 8 (10.00%) Migration
5 8 (10.00%) Retail
6 7 (8.75%) SAP CO
6 7 (8.75%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (8.75%) SAP FI
7 6 (7.50%) Project Management
7 6 (7.50%) SAP WM
7 6 (7.50%) SAP Retail
7 6 (7.50%) Billing
8 5 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.25%) SAP BI
8 5 (6.25%) SAP PP
8 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.25%) ABAP
8 5 (6.25%) EDI
8 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.25%) Time Management
8 5 (6.25%) SAP PI
9 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
9 4 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (5.00%) SAP LE
9 4 (5.00%) German Language
9 4 (5.00%) SAP PM

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (12.50%) SAP MM
2 7 (8.75%) SAP CO
2 7 (8.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (8.75%) SAP FI
3 6 (7.50%) SAP WM
3 6 (7.50%) SAP Retail
4 5 (6.25%) SAP PP
5 4 (5.00%) SAP LE
5 4 (5.00%) SAP PM
6 2 (2.50%) SAP QM
7 1 (1.25%) SAP AFS
7 1 (1.25%) SAP MDM
7 1 (1.25%) SAP R/3
7 1 (1.25%) SAP EWM
7 1 (1.25%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.25%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) LSMW
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (7.50%) Billing
4 4 (5.00%) German Language
5 2 (2.50%) French Language
5 2 (2.50%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.50%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Consultant
2 43 (53.75%) SAP Consultant
3 29 (36.25%) SAP SD Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) Functional Consultant
5 12 (15.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) SAP Manager
7 8 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 8 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
8 7 (8.75%) Architect
8 7 (8.75%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (8.75%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 7 (8.75%) SAP Architect
9 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) SAP Business Analyst
10 5 (6.25%) Applications Architect
10 5 (6.25%) SAP MM Consultant
10 5 (6.25%) Lead Architect
10 5 (6.25%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) EDI
1 5 (6.25%) SAP PI
2 3 (3.75%) XML Messaging
2 3 (3.75%) XML
3 2 (2.50%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.25%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) FMCG
2 2 (2.50%) TRADACOMS
2 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) Logistics
1 11 (13.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 8 (10.00%) Migration
3 6 (7.50%) Project Management
4 5 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 5 (6.25%) Time Management
5 4 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (3.75%) Change Management
6 3 (3.75%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.50%) Validation
8 1 (1.25%) Data Management
8 1 (1.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.25%) ETL
8 1 (1.25%) ERP
8 1 (1.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.50%) Siebel
3 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
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