The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PI 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 PI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP PI)
Rank 243 225 228
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP PI 7 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.60% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate £450 £456 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £60.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +118.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.18%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2244 1994 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.83% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1033 1183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 133 107
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
SAP PI
England

SAP PI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP PI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP PI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP PI
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 PI across the South East region.

SAP PI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP PI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PI across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP PI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP PI
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 PI across the South East region.

SAP PI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP PI
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 PI within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -7 4 £600 +60.00% 1
Hampshire +6 2 £350 -6.66%
West Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
SAP PI
England

SAP PI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP PI 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 PI.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (66.67%) ABAP
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (33.33%) SAP XI
5 3 (20.00%) NetWeaver
5 3 (20.00%) SAPscript
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) XSLT
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) JMS
5 3 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) HTTP
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) SLA
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
7 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
7 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (6.67%) SAP ALE
7 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 1 (6.67%) SAP SRM
7 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP PI 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 PI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
1 1 (6.67%) SAP SRM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SAP PI Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) SAP PI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Support
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis Support
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
1 5 (33.33%) SAP XI
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) XSLT
2 3 (20.00%) JMS
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.67%) SAP ALE
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) ABAP
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects