The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 402 417 391
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 9 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.10% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 19
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£283 £419 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.53% -0.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP XI
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
7269 7955 7883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.52% 31.69% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5082 5737 5600
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 78
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.73 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP XI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP XI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP XI Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP XI
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 XI within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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Job
Vacancies
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Docklands, London - - - -
SAP XI
England

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (52.63%) SAP PI
3 9 (47.37%) BusinessObjects XI
4 8 (42.11%) Business Objects
4 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) ABAP
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
8 3 (15.79%) NetWeaver
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (10.53%) SAP BPC
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (10.53%) Xcelsius
9 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (10.53%) SAP SD
9 2 (10.53%) BPR
9 2 (10.53%) Java
9 2 (10.53%) IBM
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) JMS
9 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) Advertising

SAP XI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
1 3 (15.79%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP BPC
1 2 (10.53%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP R/3
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) BusinessObjects XI
2 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
6 2 (10.53%) Xcelsius
6 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
7 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 7 (36.84%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) SAP PI Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SAP Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SAP Manager
5 3 (15.79%) SAP PI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SAP XI Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Business Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Business Objects Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Architect
7 1 (5.26%) SAP XI Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) SAP PI
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Social Network
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
1 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (10.53%) BPR
2 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Information Management
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) SOA
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
3 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) ABAP
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (42.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat