The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 225 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 20 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.76% 3.40% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 18
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£336 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.29% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £430 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.50 -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
725 618 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.88% 7.27% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 286 424
Average daily rate £400 £413 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -10.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £62.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -38.46%
SAP SD
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
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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 0 5 £263 -44.00%
Berkshire +6 2 £313 -
West Sussex -3 2 - -
Hampshire -8 1 £313 -
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) SAP MM
4 7 (20.59%) Workflow
4 7 (20.59%) Logistics
4 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Marketing
6 4 (11.76%) EDI
6 4 (11.76%) SAP BW
6 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) SAP CO
6 4 (11.76%) Retail
6 4 (11.76%) SAP FI
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) Product Marketing
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.82%) FMCG
7 3 (8.82%) MS Office
7 3 (8.82%) ABAP
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) XML
7 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) SAP MM
2 4 (11.76%) SAP FI
2 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (11.76%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.88%) HFM
4 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.94%) SAP HUM
4 1 (2.94%) Agresso
4 1 (2.94%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.88%) MS Access
3 1 (2.94%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Marketing
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Consultant
1 13 (38.24%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (32.35%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) SAP Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) SAP SD Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Pricing Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (11.76%) SAP WM Consultant
7 4 (11.76%) SAP Data Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Data Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
8 3 (8.82%) SAP SD Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) SAP MM Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Tester
9 2 (5.88%) Master Data Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) EDI Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) SAP EDI Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) SAP Tester
10 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) EDI
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Workflow
1 7 (20.59%) Logistics
1 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Product Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Java
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) ABAP
3 2 (5.88%) VBA
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Siebel
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Hyperion
2 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) Pegasus
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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