The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 543 558 490
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -68
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 82 58 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.37% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 33
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£405 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £362 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £549 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16607 15856 15326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.97% 28.03% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11290 10074 9835
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 222 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Basis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Basis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Basis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +13 71 £430 -4.44% 4
South East -16 22 £465 +3.33% 1
North West -17 15 £450 -17.80% 2
East Midlands -3 9 £375 - 1
Merseyside - 9 £380 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £400 - 1
London -1 7 £296 -24.03%
Midlands +10 6 £500 -
Derbyshire +5 6 £375 - 1
East of England - 6 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £463 -
Chesterfield 0 4 £375 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £463 -
Birmingham +7 3 £405 -1.21%
West Midlands +4 3 £405 +35.00%
Hampshire +4 3 £493 -
Berkshire -3 3 £550 +34.14%
Surrey -10 3 £325 -31.57%
Warrington -12 3 £535 +52.85%
Cheshire -15 3 £535 +52.85%
West Sussex - 3 £540 -
Amersham - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Cumbria - 2 £450 -
Worksop - 2 - -
Woking - 2 - -
South West -8 1 - -
Manchester -14 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 - -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 143 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (28.67%) NetWeaver
3 33 (23.08%) Oracle
3 33 (23.08%) DB2
4 31 (21.68%) UNIX
5 29 (20.28%) Java
6 27 (18.88%) SQL Server
7 25 (17.48%) Windows
8 21 (14.69%) SAP HANA
9 20 (13.99%) SAP Implementation
9 20 (13.99%) SAP BW
10 19 (13.29%) ABAP
10 19 (13.29%) Security Cleared
10 19 (13.29%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (11.19%) Migration
12 14 (9.79%) Project Management
12 14 (9.79%) AIX
12 14 (9.79%) CRM
12 14 (9.79%) IBM
12 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (9.79%) Oracle Database
13 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
14 11 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (6.99%) Linux
15 10 (6.99%) SQL
16 9 (6.29%) Change Management
16 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Basis 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 Basis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (28.67%) NetWeaver
2 7 (4.90%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (2.10%) SAP EP
3 3 (2.10%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) SAP CRM
1 5 (3.50%) SAP HR
2 4 (2.80%) SAP GRC
2 4 (2.80%) SAP BPC
2 4 (2.80%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (2.10%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.40%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.70%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.70%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.70%) SAP SM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.59%) SAN
2 2 (1.40%) LDAP
3 1 (0.70%) VPN
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.08%) DB2
2 27 (18.88%) SQL Server
3 21 (14.69%) SAP HANA
4 20 (13.99%) SAP BW
5 14 (9.79%) Oracle Database
6 11 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.40%) Lumira
10 2 (1.40%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.70%) Sybase IQ
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.70%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (4.90%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.10%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Billing
4 1 (0.70%) Local Government
4 1 (0.70%) German Language
4 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (51.05%) Consultant
2 72 (50.35%) SAP Consultant
3 68 (47.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 15 (10.49%) Architect
5 14 (9.79%) SAP Architect
6 10 (6.99%) SAP Analyst
6 10 (6.99%) Analyst
7 9 (6.29%) SAP Manager
8 8 (5.59%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.59%) SAP Technical Architect
9 7 (4.90%) SAP Support
9 7 (4.90%) SAP Basis Support
9 7 (4.90%) SAP Basis Architect
10 6 (4.20%) DBA
11 5 (3.50%) Support Consultant
11 5 (3.50%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.50%) Junior
11 5 (3.50%) SAP Project Manager
11 5 (3.50%) Junior Consultant
11 5 (3.50%) Junior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) SAP XI
1 6 (4.20%) J2EE
2 4 (2.80%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.40%) REST
3 2 (1.40%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) XMPP
4 1 (0.70%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.50%) Life Science
2 5 (3.50%) FMCG
3 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.80%) PKI
4 2 (1.40%) Clustering
4 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.68%) UNIX
2 25 (17.48%) Windows
3 14 (9.79%) AIX
4 10 (6.99%) Linux
5 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.80%) Solaris
8 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.10%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.70%) SUSE
9 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.99%) SAP Implementation
2 19 (13.29%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (11.19%) Migration
4 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (9.79%) CRM
4 14 (9.79%) Project Management
5 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (6.29%) Change Management
8 8 (5.59%) ERP
8 8 (5.59%) SAP Security
9 7 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.90%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (3.50%) Workflow
10 5 (3.50%) Release Management
10 5 (3.50%) People Management
10 5 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.80%) Test Strategy
11 4 (2.80%) QMS
11 4 (2.80%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.28%) Java
2 19 (13.29%) ABAP
3 10 (6.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.80%) CISSP
4 2 (1.40%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) Degree
5 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (3.50%) GxP
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 143 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (23.08%) Oracle
3 14 (9.79%) IBM
4 5 (3.50%) HP
4 5 (3.50%) ReadSoft
4 5 (3.50%) NetApp
5 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.70%) Sybase
7 1 (0.70%) EMC
7 1 (0.70%) Citrix
7 1 (0.70%) Ariba
7 1 (0.70%) Veritas
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
7 1 (0.70%) Capita
7 1 (0.70%) Ceridian
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago