The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Administrator
Rank 602 578 546
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Administrator 7 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.027% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
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£150 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50702 48981 45586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.56% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32009 29925 26397
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1910 1955 2127
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

SAP Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Administrator within the UK.

SAP Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SAP Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Administrator within the UK.

SAP Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Administrator
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 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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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
England -16 6 £150 -60.00% 1
North West -14 4 £150 -
Lancashire - 4 £150 -
London +2 1 £440 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

SAP Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Administrator in their job title 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 with SAP Administrator in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Basis
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Logistics
4 3 (18.75%) SAP BPC
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SAP PI
5 2 (12.50%) SAP SRM
5 2 (12.50%) SAP EP
5 2 (12.50%) Clustering
5 2 (12.50%) SAP ALE
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
5 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) HP

SAP Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Administrator in their job title 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 with SAP Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SAP EP
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP BPC
2 2 (12.50%) SAP SRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP GRC
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HR
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Basis
2 2 (12.50%) SAP ALE
2 2 (12.50%) SAP PI
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) AIX
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus