The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis 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 Basis over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Basis
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £325 £438
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.07%
SAP Basis
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
810 611 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.28% 27.06% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 418 348
Average daily rate £350 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 36
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £15.28 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £50.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP Basis
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 Basis across the South West region.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Gloucestershire - - - -
SAP Basis
England

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ABAP
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP Basis 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 Basis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Implementation
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware