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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 526 524 436
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -88
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 53 40 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.080% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.29% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 38
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.42% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £71.25

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
13881 13599 11877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.76% 27.15% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9066 8550 7470
Average daily rate £388 £375 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 249 291
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +8 48 £431 -4.16% 10
North West -5 14 £450 - 4
London +2 13 £340 -24.44% 4
East Midlands +7 5 - -
South East -22 5 £450 +6.19% 2
South West -5 3 £413 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
East of England +6 2 £575 +4.54%
Surrey +4 1 £500 -4.76%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
South Coast - 1 - -
City of London - - - -
Scotland - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Slough - - - -
Staines - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Stroud - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Chorley - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 2
Guildford - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 99 (100.00%) SAP
2 48 (48.48%) NetWeaver
3 31 (31.31%) SAP BW
4 23 (23.23%) UNIX
4 23 (23.23%) Oracle
5 21 (21.21%) Linux
5 21 (21.21%) ERP
6 20 (20.20%) DB2
6 20 (20.20%) ABAP
7 19 (19.19%) Java
8 17 (17.17%) Windows
8 17 (17.17%) CRM
8 17 (17.17%) Migration
9 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
11 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
12 13 (13.13%) SAP HANA
13 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (11.11%) SAP Security
14 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (9.09%) ITIL
14 9 (9.09%) Project Management
15 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (7.07%) Release Management
15 7 (7.07%) SAP ERP
15 7 (7.07%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
16 6 (6.06%) High Availability

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 48 (48.48%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.03%) SAP EP
2 3 (3.03%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.01%) Documentum
4 1 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.01%) SAP Web AS
4 1 (1.01%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.07%) SAP ERP
2 5 (5.05%) SAP GRC
3 4 (4.04%) SAP SRM
3 4 (4.04%) SAP R/3
4 3 (3.03%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.01%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.01%) SAP APO
6 1 (1.01%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.01%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.01%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.01%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.01%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.01%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (1.01%) DHCP
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.01%) DNS
2 1 (1.01%) LDAP
2 1 (1.01%) RTP
2 1 (1.01%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) SAP BW
2 20 (20.20%) DB2
3 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 13 (13.13%) SAP HANA
5 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.05%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.02%) SAP BI
9 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.01%) Big Data
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.01%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (1.01%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (4.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.02%) Retail
2 2 (2.02%) Finance
3 1 (1.01%) Back Office
3 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.01%) Billing
3 1 (1.01%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 58 (58.59%) Consultant
1 58 (58.59%) SAP Consultant
2 45 (45.45%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 8 (8.08%) Architect
4 7 (7.07%) SAP Architect
4 7 (7.07%) SAP Manager
5 6 (6.06%) Administrator
5 6 (6.06%) DBA
6 5 (5.05%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 5 (5.05%) SAP Administrator
7 4 (4.04%) SAP Support
7 4 (4.04%) NetWeaver Consultant
7 4 (4.04%) Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) DB2 DBA
8 3 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) SAP Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) SAP Basis Support
9 2 (2.02%) SAP HANA Consultant
9 2 (2.02%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) SAP PI
2 3 (3.03%) SAP XI
3 2 (2.02%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.02%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.01%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.02%) Clustering
2 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.01%) PMI
3 1 (1.01%) Life Science
3 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) UNIX
2 21 (21.21%) Linux
3 17 (17.17%) Windows
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.06%) AIX
7 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) ERP
2 17 (17.17%) CRM
2 17 (17.17%) Migration
3 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (11.11%) SAP Security
5 9 (9.09%) ITIL
5 9 (9.09%) Project Management
6 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.07%) Release Management
6 7 (7.07%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.06%) High Availability
7 6 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.04%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.04%) Identity Management
8 4 (4.04%) SOA
9 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.03%) Workflow
9 3 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.20%) ABAP
2 19 (19.19%) Java
3 6 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (1.01%) C
4 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) Degree
4 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.03%) MCSA
4 3 (3.03%) MCP
5 2 (2.02%) VCP4
5 2 (2.02%) HNC
5 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.01%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.01%) PMP
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CCNP
6 1 (1.01%) CCNA
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) HND
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.01%) OpenView
3 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.01%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.01%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (23.23%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) IBM
4 5 (5.05%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.04%) HP
5 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.03%) EMC
6 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.03%) Sybase
6 3 (3.03%) VMware
7 2 (2.02%) Brocade
7 2 (2.02%) Open Text
7 2 (2.02%) Citrix
8 1 (1.01%) Lotus
8 1 (1.01%) Avaya
8 1 (1.01%) Nortel
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco
8 1 (1.01%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.01%) FrontRange
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