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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 252 233 231
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 9 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£428 £456 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.30% +13.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £423 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £498 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £460
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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
2311 2164 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.20% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1256 1076
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 49 133
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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
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 27 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +9 6 £425 -
Oxfordshire -17 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
SAP Basis
England

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (50.00%) ABAP
3 9 (45.00%) NetWeaver
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) SAP BW
5 6 (30.00%) SAP Security
6 5 (25.00%) DB2
7 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 4 (20.00%) PKI
8 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (15.00%) Release Management
8 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) CISSP
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) UNIX
9 2 (10.00%) AIX
9 2 (10.00%) Linux
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (5.00%) Ceridian
10 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
10 1 (5.00%) Data Guard

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (45.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SAP BW
2 5 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) SAP Consultant
1 13 (65.00%) Consultant
1 13 (65.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Security Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver Architect
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Business Solution Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) AIX
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) SAP Security
2 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) ABAP
2 7 (35.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GxP
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Ceridian