The first table below looks at the demand for SAP R/3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP R/3 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 Somerset 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 R/3
Rank 54 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.47% 1.95% 0.65%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.90% 36.36% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £400 £406 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +91.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £439 £273
% change year-on-year
-8.83% +61.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
29 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.79% 5.37% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 9
Average daily rate £373 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.69% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £391 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £502 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.31 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP R/3
South West

SAP R/3
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SAP R/3 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SAP R/3
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SAP R/3 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SAP R/3
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

SAP R/3
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SAP R/3 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 R/3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft