The first table below looks at the demand for SAP R/3 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 R/3 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 Business Applications 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 R/3
Rank 247 236 240
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.012% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.15% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £375 - £163
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £438 £270
% change year-on-year
-9.71% +62.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
666 661 873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.88% 7.90% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 342 433
Average daily rate £400 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Average hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% +49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.70 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £27.45 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP R/3
England

SAP R/3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP R/3 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP R/3
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 R/3 across the South East region.

SAP R/3 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP R/3
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 R/3 across the South East region.

SAP R/3 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP R/3
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 R/3 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
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
SAP R/3
England

SAP R/3
Top 17 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 R/3 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 R/3.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Hummingbird
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Billing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

SAP R/3
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 R/3 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 R/3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Hummingbird
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft