The first table below looks at the demand for SAP SEM 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 SEM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Strategic Enterprise Management (SEM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SAP SEM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
182 163 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.50% 7.01% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 96 141
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £15.66 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.54% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £17.50 £19.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.33 £23.10 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP SEM
England

SAP SEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAP SEM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP SEM
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 SEM across the South West region.

SAP SEM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP SEM
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP SEM 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 SEM.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) SAP R/3
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP SEM 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 SEM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP