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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 233 209 232
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 25 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.22% 0.085%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.16% 2.95% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 5
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£420 £481 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +28.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £481 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £74.05 -
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -
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
790 643 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.03% 7.53% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 309 376
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.90 £60.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 24 December 2014. 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 -4 2 - -
Hampshire -18 2 - - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Home Counties - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
SAP ERP
England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) SAP
1 38 (100.00%) ERP
2 26 (68.42%) Finance
3 18 (47.37%) Requirements Management
4 15 (39.47%) SAP PSCD
5 14 (36.84%) SAP FI
6 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (34.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (31.58%) CRM
7 12 (31.58%) SAP BW
8 11 (28.95%) SAP FI-CA
9 9 (23.68%) Test Management
9 9 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
10 8 (21.05%) SAP BI
10 8 (21.05%) MS Visio
10 8 (21.05%) JIRA
10 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.05%) Confluence
11 7 (18.42%) User Stories
11 7 (18.42%) General Ledger
11 7 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (18.42%) CCA
11 7 (18.42%) SAP XI
12 4 (10.53%) webMethods
12 4 (10.53%) Revenue Management
13 3 (7.89%) SAP SRM
13 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
14 2 (5.26%) Validation
14 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (21.05%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (21.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.26%) MS Office
4 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (39.47%) SAP PSCD
2 14 (36.84%) SAP FI
3 11 (28.95%) SAP FI-CA
4 3 (7.89%) SAP SRM
5 2 (5.26%) SAP BPC
5 2 (5.26%) SAP CRM
5 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (5.26%) SAP SCM
6 1 (2.63%) SAP MM
6 1 (2.63%) SAP SEM
6 1 (2.63%) SAP HR
6 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SAP BW
2 8 (21.05%) SAP BI
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) LSMW
General
1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
3 7 (18.42%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Consultant
1 23 (60.53%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Requirements Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) SAP Business Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) SAP BW Consultant
3 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) SAP Architect
4 2 (5.26%) SAP BI Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Data Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.63%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) GIS
1 1 (2.63%) AS400
1 1 (2.63%) Life Science
1 1 (2.63%) Data Conversion
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) ERP
2 18 (47.37%) Requirements Management
3 13 (34.21%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (31.58%) CRM
5 9 (23.68%) Test Management
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) User Stories
8 4 (10.53%) Revenue Management
9 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
10 2 (5.26%) Validation
11 1 (2.63%) Migration
11 1 (2.63%) Project Management
11 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.63%) ETL
11 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) CCA
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) GxP
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (10.53%) webMethods
3 2 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.63%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) SunGard
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica