The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Basis
Rank 531 479 446
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -33
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 41 87 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.62% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 50
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £280 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £596 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £456
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -28.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14644 14130 14792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.59% 27.78% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9473 8977 8994
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 295 355
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £42.50
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 22 July 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 29 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 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -60 32 £430 +1.17% 6
South East -5 7 £430 +7.50% 2
West Midlands -15 5 £410 +64.00%
London -22 4 £495 +2.59%
East Midlands -4 3 £450 -
Coventry -12 3 - -
Berkshire +2 2 £410 -
Middlesex -4 2 - - 1
South West -29 2 - - 2
Scotland - 2 - -
Surrey -7 1 - - 1
Birmingham -10 1 £410 +64.00%
Aberdeen - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 2
City of London - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Egham - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Slough - - - -
Stroud - - - -
Swindon - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 100 (100.00%) SAP
2 35 (35.00%) NetWeaver
3 23 (23.00%) ABAP
4 15 (15.00%) CRM
5 14 (14.00%) Oracle
5 14 (14.00%) SAP BW
6 12 (12.00%) ITIL
6 12 (12.00%) Finance
6 12 (12.00%) SAP CRM
6 12 (12.00%) SAP Implementation
7 11 (11.00%) DB2
7 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.00%) UNIX
9 9 (9.00%) Java
10 8 (8.00%) AIX
10 8 (8.00%) Migration
10 8 (8.00%) SAP Security
10 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
11 7 (7.00%) Linux
11 7 (7.00%) SAP XI
11 7 (7.00%) SAP HANA
12 6 (6.00%) IBM
12 6 (6.00%) Project Management
12 6 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (6.00%) SAP GRC
13 5 (5.00%) Release Management
14 4 (4.00%) SQL
14 4 (4.00%) ERP
14 4 (4.00%) HP
14 4 (4.00%) SAP FI

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 35 (35.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.00%) SAP Portal
3 3 (3.00%) SAP EP
4 1 (1.00%) SAP Web AS
Business Applications
1 12 (12.00%) SAP CRM
2 6 (6.00%) SAP GRC
3 4 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (4.00%) SAP FI
4 3 (3.00%) SAP SD
4 3 (3.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (3.00%) SAP CO
4 3 (3.00%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.00%) SAP HR
5 2 (2.00%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.00%) SAP APO
6 1 (1.00%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.00%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.00%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.00%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.00%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) LDAP
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
2 1 (1.00%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SAP BW
2 11 (11.00%) DB2
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.00%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.00%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.00%) MaxDB
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Retail
2 2 (2.00%) Billing
2 2 (2.00%) German Language
2 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Back Office
3 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.00%) Automotive
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (43.00%) Consultant
2 42 (42.00%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (26.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 12 (12.00%) Architect
4 12 (12.00%) SAP Manager
5 11 (11.00%) SAP Architect
6 7 (7.00%) SAP Basis Manager
7 6 (6.00%) SAP Support
7 6 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.00%) SAP Technical Architect
8 4 (4.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
8 4 (4.00%) Administrator
8 4 (4.00%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.00%) SAP Basis Specialist
8 4 (4.00%) SAP Basis Architect
8 4 (4.00%) SAP Administrator
8 4 (4.00%) SAP Basis Support
9 3 (3.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
9 3 (3.00%) SAP Support Consultant
9 3 (3.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) SAP XI
2 3 (3.00%) Middleware
3 2 (2.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.00%) J2EE
4 1 (1.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.00%) Open Source
2 1 (1.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) UNIX
2 8 (8.00%) AIX
3 7 (7.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.00%) CRM
2 12 (12.00%) ITIL
2 12 (12.00%) SAP Implementation
3 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (8.00%) Migration
4 8 (8.00%) SAP Security
5 6 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (6.00%) Project Management
6 5 (5.00%) Release Management
7 4 (4.00%) Workflow
7 4 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.00%) ERP
7 4 (4.00%) Change Management
7 4 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.00%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (3.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.00%) ABAP
2 9 (9.00%) Java
3 4 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP Certification
1 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) Cronacle
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) IBM
4 4 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (2.00%) BMC
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.00%) Sybase
6 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.00%) Siebel
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