The first table below looks at the demand for SAP IS-U skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP IS-U 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 Surrey 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 Utilities (ISU)
Rank 77 74 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 20 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 1.09% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.04% 14.43% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £550 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £426 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -5.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
133 97 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.91% 7.56% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 56 62
Average daily rate £400 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £304 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP IS-U
South East

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SAP IS-U Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP IS-U across the Surrey region.

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (56.67%) CRM
3 12 (40.00%) SAP CRM
4 9 (30.00%) ABAP
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) OO
6 7 (23.33%) Billing
6 7 (23.33%) Smart Meter
6 7 (23.33%) SAP MRS
7 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (20.00%) WFM
8 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.00%) Project Management
10 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.67%) Logistics
11 2 (6.67%) SAP ALE
11 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
11 2 (6.67%) SAP PM
11 2 (6.67%) Migration
11 2 (6.67%) BAPI
11 2 (6.67%) UNIX
11 2 (6.67%) SQL
11 2 (6.67%) Toad
12 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.33%) Firmware
12 1 (3.33%) SAP HR
12 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (40.00%) SAP CRM
2 7 (23.33%) SAP MRS
3 2 (6.67%) SAP PM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP HR
4 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3
4 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 7 (23.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Consultant
1 15 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Support
6 2 (6.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SAP ALE
1 2 (6.67%) BAPI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) CRM
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (23.33%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (20.00%) WFM
5 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.67%) Logistics
8 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
9 1 (3.33%) Service Management
9 1 (3.33%) Validation
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) ABAP
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft