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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 385 378 330
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -48
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 23 37 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.43% 1.85% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 46
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £80.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £59.13
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
1609 2000 2113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.60% 9.43% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 988 1268 1213
Average daily rate £455 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £53.82 £75.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 1 - -
Brentford +3 1 £350 +2.94%
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (44.44%) SAP MM
3 8 (22.22%) ABAP
4 7 (19.44%) SAP PP
5 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.11%) Logistics
7 4 (11.11%) Billing
7 4 (11.11%) Time Management
7 4 (11.11%) PMI
7 4 (11.11%) PMP
7 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
7 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.33%) Legal
8 3 (8.33%) SAP CRM
8 3 (8.33%) SAP BW
8 3 (8.33%) ERP
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) SAP FI-GL
9 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (5.56%) SAP GTS
9 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
9 2 (5.56%) C
9 2 (5.56%) SAP WM
10 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
10 1 (2.78%) SAP PM

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (44.44%) SAP MM
2 7 (19.44%) SAP PP
3 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
4 3 (8.33%) SAP CRM
4 3 (8.33%) SAP FI-GL
5 2 (5.56%) SAP GTS
5 2 (5.56%) SAP WM
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.78%) SAP EWM
6 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.78%) SAP PM
6 1 (2.78%) SAP QM
6 1 (2.78%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) LSMW
General
1 4 (11.11%) Billing
1 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Consultant
1 20 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (36.11%) SAP SD Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) SAP Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) SAP MM Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Project Leader
6 4 (11.11%) SAP Programme Manager
6 4 (11.11%) SAP Project Leader
6 4 (11.11%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Project Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Senior SAP Programme Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Senior SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) BAPI
1 1 (2.78%) EDI
1 1 (2.78%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.78%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Project Management
2 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.11%) Logistics
3 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 4 (11.11%) Time Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.33%) CRM
4 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (2.78%) Brand Management
6 1 (2.78%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) ABAP
2 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 4 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Remedy
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com