The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England / South West
Rank 133 137 142
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% 0.035% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.39% 0.50% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.49% -8.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 - -

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
257 200 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.92% 6.92% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 138 157
Median daily rate £425 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 £40.89 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing SAP SD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP SD
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 SD across the South West region.

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP SD
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 West region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (20.00%) Billing

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP MM Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM Support
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD/MM Support
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Order to Cash
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP