The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank - - 128
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP XI
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
793 761 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.18% 24.00% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 507 385
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 20
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP XI
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 XI across the South West region.

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 12 (92.31%) Dimensional Modelling
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 12 (92.31%) SAP Data Services
2 12 (92.31%) ETL Development
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Optimisation
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (92.31%) Shell Script
2 12 (92.31%) SAP BI
2 12 (92.31%) Ingres
2 12 (92.31%) ETL
2 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) CRM
3 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (84.62%) Identity Management
3 11 (84.62%) Xcelsius
3 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 13 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) Ingres
2 12 (92.31%) SAP BI
2 12 (92.31%) SAP Data Services
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 11 (84.62%) Xcelsius
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) DBA
2 10 (76.92%) SQL DBA
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Consultant
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (38.46%) SAP BI Consultant
4 5 (38.46%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) Administrator
5 3 (23.08%) Business Objects Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) Database Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (92.31%) Dimensional Modelling
2 12 (92.31%) ETL
2 12 (92.31%) ETL Development
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Optimisation
3 11 (84.62%) CRM
3 11 (84.62%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 12 (92.31%) Shell Script
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata