The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank 252 275 248
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.079% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £373 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% +13.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £475 £410
% change year-on-year
-20.52% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP ALE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2339 2535 2233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.96% 25.53% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1691 1289
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 52 37
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP ALE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP ALE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP ALE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ALE within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Surrey - 2 £373 -
SAP ALE
England

SAP ALE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ALE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 6 (100.00%) ABAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) BAPI
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (33.33%) SAPUI5
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) ABAP Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) SAPUI5 Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP EWM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (33.33%) BAPI
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (33.33%) SAPUI5
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP