The table below looks at the statistics for SAP IS-U skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 134 133 131
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.70% 1.30% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£520 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £360 £445
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -19.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
371 231 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.48% 8.16% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 102 122
Average daily rate £440 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £45.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -61.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.15 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £44.99 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP IS-U Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP IS-U
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) Billing
3 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (40.00%) StreamServe
3 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (40.00%) ABAP
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Front Office

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 6 (60.00%) Billing
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) SAP Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP CS Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) ABAP
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) StreamServe
2 4 (40.00%) HP