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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Basis
Rank 568 483 487
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 55 91 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.61% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 41
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £388 £438
% change year-on-year
+25.80% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £18.97 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.97 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +20.44%

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
15569 15040 15478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.82% 28.93% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10167 9779 9277
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 250 385
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 2 October 2014.

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 26 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 2 October 2014. 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 -67 41 £488 +14.70% 13
South East -3 15 £475 +18.75% 1
London -9 5 £390 -23.93% 6
East Midlands 0 3 - - 4
West Midlands -26 2 £190 -36.66% 1
South West - 2 £475 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Midlands 0 1 - -
Coventry 0 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Northampton - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Stroud - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 3
Leamington Spa - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 36 (37.11%) NetWeaver
3 25 (25.77%) CRM
4 23 (23.71%) ABAP
5 21 (21.65%) SAP BW
6 20 (20.62%) DB2
7 17 (17.53%) Oracle
7 17 (17.53%) UNIX
8 15 (15.46%) Linux
9 14 (14.43%) AIX
10 13 (13.40%) ITIL
11 12 (12.37%) Java
11 12 (12.37%) SAP CRM
12 11 (11.34%) Migration
13 9 (9.28%) SAP Security
14 8 (8.25%) SAP Implementation
14 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database
14 8 (8.25%) SAP XI
15 7 (7.22%) Finance
15 7 (7.22%) Billing
15 7 (7.22%) Middleware
15 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
16 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
17 5 (5.15%) Service Management
17 5 (5.15%) Project Management
17 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
17 5 (5.15%) IBM
17 5 (5.15%) Microsoft

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 36 (37.11%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.09%) SAP EP
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.06%) SAP Web AS
4 1 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.37%) SAP CRM
2 5 (5.15%) SAP GRC
3 4 (4.12%) SAP ERP
4 3 (3.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (3.09%) SAP FI
4 3 (3.09%) SAP CO
5 2 (2.06%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.06%) SAP SD
5 2 (2.06%) SAP APO
6 1 (1.03%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.03%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.03%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) LDAP
2 1 (1.03%) SAN
2 1 (1.03%) S/MIME
2 1 (1.03%) SSL
2 1 (1.03%) DHCP
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) SAP BW
2 20 (20.62%) DB2
3 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.12%) SAP HANA
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.03%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (1.03%) MaxDB
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
1 7 (7.22%) Billing
2 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.06%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) German Language
3 2 (2.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 47 (48.45%) Consultant
1 47 (48.45%) SAP Consultant
2 32 (32.99%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 12 (12.37%) SAP Manager
4 7 (7.22%) SAP Basis Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (6.19%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 6 (6.19%) SAP Basis Specialist
5 6 (6.19%) SAP Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Administrator
6 5 (5.15%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) SAP Administrator
7 4 (4.12%) SAP Basis Support
7 4 (4.12%) SAP Support
8 3 (3.09%) SAP Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Developer
8 3 (3.09%) SAP GRC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) SAP XI
2 7 (7.22%) Middleware
3 2 (2.06%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.03%) SAML
4 1 (1.03%) Flash
4 1 (1.03%) J2EE
4 1 (1.03%) REST
4 1 (1.03%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.03%) AS400
2 1 (1.03%) Open Source
2 1 (1.03%) Life Science
2 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.03%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.53%) UNIX
2 15 (15.46%) Linux
3 14 (14.43%) AIX
4 5 (5.15%) Windows
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) CRM
2 13 (13.40%) ITIL
3 11 (11.34%) Migration
4 9 (9.28%) SAP Security
5 8 (8.25%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.15%) Service Management
7 5 (5.15%) Project Management
7 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.15%) ERP
8 4 (4.12%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.12%) ITSM
8 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.09%) Workflow
9 3 (3.09%) Validation
9 3 (3.09%) Change Management
9 3 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.09%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.09%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.71%) ABAP
2 12 (12.37%) Java
3 4 (4.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.06%) Degree
4 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.06%) SAP Certification
4 2 (2.06%) CCNP
4 2 (2.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) MCSE
5 1 (1.03%) MCSA
5 1 (1.03%) MCP
5 1 (1.03%) HND
5 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.03%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.03%) OpenView
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) IBM
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.06%) Nortel
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco
5 2 (2.06%) Avaya
5 2 (2.06%) VMware
6 1 (1.03%) BMC
6 1 (1.03%) Lotus
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.03%) HP
6 1 (1.03%) Siebel
6 1 (1.03%) Sybase
6 1 (1.03%) Brocade
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