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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 253 241 248
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 28 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.19% 0.053%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.19% 2.89% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate £425 £538 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +65.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
668 657 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.94% 6.60% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 401 409
Average daily rate £441 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 11
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% -65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP ERP across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex -16 10 - - 2
Berkshire +10 6 - -
Hampshire +4 5 £425 +112.50%
Surrey -8 3 £400 -27.27%
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
SAP ERP
England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 53 (100.00%) SAP
1 53 (100.00%) ERP
2 30 (56.60%) Finance
3 16 (30.19%) Test Management
4 15 (28.30%) SAP PSCD
5 13 (24.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
7 10 (18.87%) Revenue Management
8 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.98%) SAP XI
8 9 (16.98%) webMethods
8 9 (16.98%) SAP FI
9 8 (15.09%) CCA
9 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
9 8 (15.09%) General Ledger
10 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) SAP BW
11 6 (11.32%) Informatica
11 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.32%) SAP FI/CO
11 6 (11.32%) SAP FI-CA
11 6 (11.32%) Data Integration
11 6 (11.32%) SAP CO
12 5 (9.43%) SAP BPC
12 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
12 5 (9.43%) SAP IS-U
12 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
12 5 (9.43%) Data Conversion
12 5 (9.43%) Migration
12 5 (9.43%) DataStage

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (1.89%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.89%) SAP EP
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (28.30%) SAP PSCD
2 9 (16.98%) SAP FI
3 6 (11.32%) SAP CO
3 6 (11.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (11.32%) SAP FI-CA
4 5 (9.43%) SAP BPC
4 5 (9.43%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (5.66%) SAP FI-AA
6 2 (3.77%) Infor SunSystems
6 2 (3.77%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.89%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.89%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.89%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Boomi
1 1 (1.89%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SAP BW
2 5 (9.43%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (9.43%) DataStage
2 5 (9.43%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (5.66%) SAP BI
4 2 (3.77%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) CaliberRM
1 3 (5.66%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (5.66%) RequisitePro
General
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) General Ledger
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Consultant
1 22 (41.51%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (18.87%) SAP FI Consultant
3 9 (16.98%) Architect
3 9 (16.98%) SAP Financial Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Data Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Data Migration Architect
6 5 (9.43%) ETL Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Migration Architect
7 4 (7.55%) SAP Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) SAP Architect
7 4 (7.55%) SAP CO Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Functional Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Senior SAP Financial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) SAP XI
2 4 (7.55%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) HTML5
3 2 (3.77%) Middleware
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.89%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Data Integration
2 5 (9.43%) Data Conversion
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) ERP
2 16 (30.19%) Test Management
3 13 (24.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) Revenue Management
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.43%) CRM
7 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
7 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.43%) ETL
7 5 (9.43%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) Data Management
8 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Requirements Management
8 3 (5.66%) SAP Security
8 3 (5.66%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) ABAP
2 2 (3.77%) C
3 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) CCA
3 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (16.98%) webMethods
3 6 (11.32%) Informatica
4 5 (9.43%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) Infor
6 1 (1.89%) Dell
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.89%) WSO2