The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP 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 ERP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 131 119 124
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.080% 0.040%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.52% 1.40% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£550 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £455 £438
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £74.05 -
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -
SAP ERP
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
227 143 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.22% 5.74% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 79 111
Average daily rate £438 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.08 £30.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% +126.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-53.70% -3.69%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP ERP
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 ERP across the South West region.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP ERP across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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 - 6 £563 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Bristol - - - -
SAP ERP
England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (53.85%) Business Transformation
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
5 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (30.77%) SAP BW
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) SAP CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) CMS
7 2 (15.38%) B2C
7 2 (15.38%) NetWeaver
7 2 (15.38%) Siebel
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) NetWeaver
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP CRM
2 2 (15.38%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (30.77%) SAP BW
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Procurement Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ALE
1 2 (15.38%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (53.85%) Business Transformation
3 6 (46.15%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) B2C
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
3 2 (15.38%) Siebel
3 2 (15.38%) Sitecore