The table below looks at the statistics for SAP AFS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP AFS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Apparel and Footwear Solution (IS-AFS)
Rank - 644 605
Contract jobs citing SAP AFS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.021% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4442 4742 5387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.23% 8.33% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2662 2683 2811
Median daily rate £438 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £417
% change year-on-year
- +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 57 75
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -27.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £17.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.37 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -25.00%

SAP AFS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP AFS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP AFS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP AFS
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP AFS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP AFS
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP AFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP AFS.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (50.00%) SAP BI
3 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (25.00%) EDI
4 1 (25.00%) QA

SAP AFS
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Retail
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BI
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP AFS Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Architect
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BI Architect
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SD Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP