The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD 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 SD over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 233 262 218
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -44
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 13 1 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.010% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.85% 0.14% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 8
Average daily rate £450 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £59.13
SAP SD
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
704 698 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.22% 7.32% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 402 353
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 £273
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 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP SD
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 SD across the South East region.

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP SD
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP SD across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SAP SD Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP SD
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 SD across the South East region.

SAP SD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP SD
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 SD within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 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 - 4 £463 -
Middlesex - 3 £416 -
Berkshire +9 2 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £450 -
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) SAP FI
3 5 (19.23%) SAP MM
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (15.38%) VMS
4 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
5 3 (11.54%) Automotive
5 3 (11.54%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) ABAP
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (7.69%) Billing
6 2 (7.69%) SAP CS
6 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Retail
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) SAP FI
2 5 (19.23%) SAP MM
3 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
3 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (7.69%) SAP CS
5 1 (3.85%) SAP HR
5 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
5 1 (3.85%) SAP QM
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) LSMW
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Automotive
4 2 (7.69%) Billing
4 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Consultant
2 12 (46.15%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) SAP SD Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) SAP SD Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) SAP MM Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) SAP SD Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Business Process Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Process Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) SAP CS Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) SAP MM Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Business Process Mapping
1 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.69%) Change Management
2 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
2 2 (7.69%) ERP
2 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Migration
2 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (7.69%) Project Management
2 2 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Business Development
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Logistics
3 1 (3.85%) Test Management
3 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) ABAP
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) JDA
2 1 (3.85%) Pegasus