The table below looks at the statistics for SAP IS-U 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 IS-U over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 253 212 195
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 11 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.62% 4.31% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
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£800 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.92% +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £551 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+29.64% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP IS-U
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
681 649 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.94% 7.28% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 319 309
Average daily rate £400 £418 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £411
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.75 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.17% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £19.65 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP IS-U Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP IS-U
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 IS-U across the South East region.

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP IS-U
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 IS-U within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 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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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
Surrey -9 6 - -
Middlesex -1 2 - -
SAP IS-U
England

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U.

1 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (62.50%) CRM
3 24 (60.00%) SAP CRM
4 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) ABAP
7 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.00%) Finance
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) BAPI
7 2 (5.00%) People Management
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
7 2 (5.00%) SAP ALE
7 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.00%) Billing
8 1 (2.50%) Data Management
8 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
8 1 (2.50%) SAP CE
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.50%) Data Governance
8 1 (2.50%) SAP EWM
8 1 (2.50%) IBM InfoSphere

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (60.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (2.50%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.50%) EDMS
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CE
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Consultant
1 24 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 20 (50.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 14 (35.00%) CRM Consultant
3 14 (35.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 9 (22.50%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) SAP Manager
6 3 (7.50%) SAP Architect
6 3 (7.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Environment Manager
8 1 (2.50%) CRM Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.50%) CRM Manager
8 1 (2.50%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) BAPI
1 2 (5.00%) SAP ALE
2 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) CRM
2 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) People Management
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Data Management
6 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.50%) PMP
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.50%) HP