The first table below looks at the demand for SAP APO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Middlesex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 26 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.19% 0.50% -
As % of the Business Applications category 6.98% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £435 £550
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -20.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
43 16 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.06% 8.04% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 22
Average daily rate £405 £500 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £548 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP APO
South East

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SAP APO
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SAP APO Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SAP APO
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Network Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SCM

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing SAP APO 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 APO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SCM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Trainer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP APO Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Trainer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP