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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP XI over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
England / London
Rank 398 402 398
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.043% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.075% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £325 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -30.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £423
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6701 6771 6307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.50% 32.38% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5033 5026 4739
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SAP XI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SAP XI.

1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) SAP PI
3 4 (50.00%) ABAP
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 2 (25.00%) OLAP
5 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (12.50%) BAPI
6 1 (12.50%) SAP HR
6 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle

SAP XI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ResourceLink
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HR
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (25.00%) OLAP
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SAP PI
2 1 (12.50%) BAPI
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ALE
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) ABAP
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (12.50%) NGA Human Resources
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle