The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 253 232 229
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 23 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.61% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
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£465 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £418 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP Basis
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
2624 2297 2286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.05% 25.15% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 1300 1280
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 62
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Basis
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 Basis across the South East region.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Basis across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP Basis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis across the South East region.

SAP Basis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 9 £400 -
Berkshire 0 3 £550 +34.14%
Surrey -5 3 £325 -31.57%
Hampshire -7 3 £493 -
West Sussex - 3 £540 -
Middlesex +1 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £423 -
SAP Basis
England

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
5 8 (22.86%) NetWeaver
6 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
6 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.14%) SQL
6 6 (17.14%) UNIX
6 6 (17.14%) CRM
6 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (17.14%) SAP Security
7 5 (14.29%) SAP HANA
7 5 (14.29%) Migration
7 5 (14.29%) AIX
7 5 (14.29%) J2EE
8 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.43%) GxP
8 4 (11.43%) ABAP
8 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.43%) Life Science
8 4 (11.43%) PKI
8 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
8 4 (11.43%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) NetWeaver
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.86%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
3 5 (14.29%) SAP HANA
4 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.71%) Lumira
6 1 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Consultant
1 20 (57.14%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 20 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
2 2 (5.71%) SAP Team Leader
2 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis Team Leader
3 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA Consultant
3 1 (2.86%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (2.86%) NetWeaver Architect
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Manager
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Security Consultant
3 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
3 1 (2.86%) Architect
3 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) SAP PI
2 2 (5.71%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) PKI
1 4 (11.43%) Life Science
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
2 5 (14.29%) AIX
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) CRM
1 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SAP Security
1 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) QMS
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) Web Development
6 1 (2.86%) People Management
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) GxP
1 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Ceridian
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Ariba
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas