The first table below looks at the demand for SAP SD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 16 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 Reading 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
49 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.54% 4.40% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 29
Average daily rate £475 £416 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -16.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £187 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £442 £822
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 £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP SD
Berkshire

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAP SD
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SAP SD
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP MM
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) SAP CRM
2 5 (83.33%) BAPI
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 5 (83.33%) SAP FI
2 5 (83.33%) AS400
2 5 (83.33%) LSMW
2 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Data Conversion
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
4 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (16.67%) GxP
6 1 (16.67%) ERP
6 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
6 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SAP MM
2 5 (83.33%) SAP CRM
2 5 (83.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LSMW
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Data Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) AS400
2 4 (66.67%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) GxP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica