The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 249 253 251
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 6 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.18% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.71% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £488 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP XI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2344 2538 2197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.98% 25.57% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 1693 1266
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SAP XI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP XI
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 XI across the South East region.

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP XI
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 XI across the South East region.

SAP XI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP XI
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 XI within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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 +2 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £488 +39.28%
SAP XI
England

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (71.43%) webMethods
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) SAP PSCD
3 7 (50.00%) SAP BW
3 7 (50.00%) CRM
3 7 (50.00%) ERP
3 7 (50.00%) SAP ERP
4 6 (42.86%) General Ledger
4 6 (42.86%) Revenue Management
4 6 (42.86%) Test Management
4 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (42.86%) CCA
5 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (28.57%) SAP HR
6 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) SAP CRM
6 4 (28.57%) System Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
6 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) Data Management
6 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
7 3 (21.43%) SAP CO
7 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) SAP FI-CA
7 3 (21.43%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (21.43%) SAP FI
8 2 (14.29%) Informatica
8 2 (14.29%) Migration

SAP XI
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (71.43%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (50.00%) SAP ERP
3 4 (28.57%) SAP CRM
3 4 (28.57%) SAP HR
4 3 (21.43%) SAP CO
4 3 (21.43%) SAP FI
4 3 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (21.43%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (7.14%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (7.14%) PowerCenter
4 1 (7.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LSMW
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) General Ledger
2 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
1 9 (64.29%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Informatica Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) BAPI
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
1 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 6 (42.86%) Revenue Management
2 6 (42.86%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
3 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 4 (28.57%) System Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Case Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (71.43%) webMethods
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO