The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP 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 ERP over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 236 227 205
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 22 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.31% 1.68% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 9
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£516 £488 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £385 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.91% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - -
SAP ERP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
664 653 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.88% 7.39% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 322 298
Average daily rate £411 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.17% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £19.65 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP ERP
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 ERP across the South East region.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP ERP
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 ERP across the South East region.

SAP ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 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 -5 4 £475 +11.76%
Hampshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
SAP ERP
England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 42 (100.00%) SAP
1 42 (100.00%) ERP
2 33 (78.57%) Finance
3 21 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
4 19 (45.24%) SAP FI
5 18 (42.86%) Requirements Management
6 17 (40.48%) SAP FI-CA
7 16 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (38.10%) CRM
8 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 13 (30.95%) Test Management
10 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (28.57%) SAP BW
11 10 (23.81%) CCA
11 10 (23.81%) SAP XI
11 10 (23.81%) General Ledger
12 9 (21.43%) SAP SRM
13 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
14 7 (16.67%) webMethods
15 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
15 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 5 (11.90%) Revenue Management
17 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
18 2 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
18 2 (4.76%) SAP CO
18 2 (4.76%) Supply Chain Management
18 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
18 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
18 2 (4.76%) Middleware
18 2 (4.76%) SAP BI

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
2 19 (45.24%) SAP FI
3 17 (40.48%) SAP FI-CA
4 9 (21.43%) SAP SRM
5 2 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (4.76%) SAP CO
5 2 (4.76%) SAP BPC
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (4.76%) SAP SCM
6 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
6 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
1 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.76%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 33 (78.57%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 10 (23.81%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) SAP Consultant
1 31 (73.81%) Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) SAP BW Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) SAP BI Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) ERP Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Architect
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Manager
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (2.38%) SOA Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) SAP XI
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) XSLT
3 1 (2.38%) EDI
3 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Life Science
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.38%) PMI
1 1 (2.38%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) ERP
2 18 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 16 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (38.10%) CRM
4 13 (30.95%) Test Management
5 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Revenue Management
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.76%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Project Management
10 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) Time Management
10 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.38%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.38%) Cash Management
10 1 (2.38%) Business Analytics
10 1 (2.38%) Analytics
10 1 (2.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) CCA
2 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (16.67%) webMethods
3 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter
4 1 (2.38%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 1 (2.38%) SunGard