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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP XI over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 238 240 231
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 15 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.16% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.66% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Average daily rate £425 £425 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
2205 2273 1985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.77% 24.45% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1307 1080
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 62
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £17.75 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP XI across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP XI Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP XI within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
West Sussex +7 7 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £425 -
Berkshire +5 4 £400 -20.00%
SAP XI
England

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (30.00%) webMethods
3 9 (30.00%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) SAP PSCD
3 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (26.67%) SAP ERP
4 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) ERP
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 7 (23.33%) DB2
5 7 (23.33%) ABAP
5 7 (23.33%) CCA
5 7 (23.33%) Informatica
5 7 (23.33%) PowerCenter
5 7 (23.33%) SAS
5 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (23.33%) General Ledger
5 7 (23.33%) Revenue Management
5 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (23.33%) SAP PI
6 6 (20.00%) Master Data Management
6 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Test Management
6 6 (20.00%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) SAP PSCD
2 8 (26.67%) SAP ERP
3 5 (16.67%) SAP CO
3 5 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 5 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (16.67%) SAP FI-CA
3 5 (16.67%) SAP SRM
4 4 (13.33%) SAP MDM
5 3 (10.00%) SAP R/3
6 1 (3.33%) SAP BPC
6 1 (3.33%) SAP HR
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 7 (23.33%) DB2
3 7 (23.33%) PowerCenter
4 5 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 4 (13.33%) SAP BI
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Lumira
7 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.33%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (23.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Consultant
2 13 (43.33%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) SAS Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Logistics Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Logistics Support
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Support
5 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Objects Developer
7 1 (3.33%) ABAP Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) SAP PI
2 3 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (26.67%) ERP
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (23.33%) Revenue Management
4 6 (20.00%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Test Management
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) Logistics
6 3 (10.00%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.33%) Office Automation
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) ABAP
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CCA
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (30.00%) webMethods
3 7 (23.33%) Informatica
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe