The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank - 123 -
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.041% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.90 -
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
781 603 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.48% 24.59% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 385 394
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 26
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.92 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP ALE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP ALE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP ALE across the South West region.

SAP ALE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP ALE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP ALE 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 ALE.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SAP XI
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework

SAP ALE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP ALE 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 ALE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SAP XI
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore