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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 244 265 242
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 13 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.79% 1.68% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Median daily rate £525 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £343 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £548 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £479 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 - -
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
728 714 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.70% 7.19% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 421 380
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 13
Median hourly rate £17.31 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.78% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £17.00 £16.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £42.50 £56.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -45.31%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SAP SD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 5 - -
Hampshire +9 4 £563 -
Surrey +3 2 £525 +5.00% 1
Berkshire +1 1 £463 +32.14% 3
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) Logistics
2 5 (20.00%) VMS
3 4 (16.00%) SAP MM
3 4 (16.00%) SAP GRC
3 4 (16.00%) SAP Security
3 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Compliance Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) LSMW
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Password Management
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) SAP SM
5 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
5 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
6 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP GRC
1 4 (16.00%) SAP MM
2 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (8.00%) SAP SM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP APO
3 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (4.00%) SAP PS
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) LSMW
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) SAP SD Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP MM Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP MM Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP P2P Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
2 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Logistics
2 4 (16.00%) Compliance Management
2 4 (16.00%) SAP Security
2 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Password Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (8.00%) Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GxP
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) JDA
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com