The first table below looks at the demand for SAP IS-U 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 IS-U over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 20 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.20% - 1.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 18.60% - 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £439 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.13% -2.50%
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 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.20% 9.22% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 22
Average daily rate £405 £500 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £305 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £548 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +89.00%
SAP IS-U
South East

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SAP IS-U Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SAP IS-U
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (66.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) ABAP
4 4 (33.33%) Billing
4 4 (33.33%) Smart Meter
5 3 (25.00%) SAP MRS
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) WFM
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) Toad
5 3 (25.00%) Firmware
6 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) SAP PM
7 1 (8.33%) Logistics
7 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (8.33%) SAP ALE
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) BAPI
7 1 (8.33%) SAP R/3

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP MRS
2 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP PM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (8.33%) SAP R/3
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ALE
1 1 (8.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) WFM
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) ABAP
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP