The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Retail 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 Retail over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
Rank 257 253 225
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.011% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.14% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £519 £475 £575
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.10
SAP Retail
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
708 697 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.31% 7.35% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 402 352
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.90 £15.40 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+113.88% -52.38%

SAP Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Retail
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 Retail across the South East region.

SAP Retail Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Retail
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 Retail within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Surrey - 1 - -
SAP Retail
England

SAP Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP Retail 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 Retail.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Converged Networks
4 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP Retail 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 Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Converged Networks
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) JDA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware