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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Basis
Rank 551 523 472
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -51
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 41 47 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.092% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.33% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 27
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£511 £419 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £511 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+27.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - -

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
14718 14100 13785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.54% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10077 9008 8644
Average daily rate £395 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 302 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 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 24 December 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 -28 37 £523 +20.80% 6
South East -24 10 £550 - 1
North West -4 8 £523 -
London +9 7 £575 +12.19% 3
Berkshire - 6 £550 -
East of England -8 4 £450 -2.70%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £450 -
West Midlands -12 3 £395 +31.66%
Cambridge - 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £313 -
East Midlands +7 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 1 - - 1
Surrey -5 1 - -
Staines -5 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
South West - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Stroud - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 37 (37.76%) NetWeaver
3 29 (29.59%) SAP BW
4 26 (26.53%) CRM
5 24 (24.49%) DB2
6 22 (22.45%) ABAP
7 21 (21.43%) Java
8 18 (18.37%) UNIX
8 18 (18.37%) Linux
9 17 (17.35%) Oracle
10 16 (16.33%) ITIL
11 12 (12.24%) ERP
11 12 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (9.18%) SAP ERP
12 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (9.18%) Project Management
12 9 (9.18%) Migration
13 8 (8.16%) Billing
13 8 (8.16%) Client/Server
13 8 (8.16%) Windows
13 8 (8.16%) AIX
13 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
14 7 (7.14%) Middleware
14 7 (7.14%) RDBMS
14 7 (7.14%) SAP CRM
14 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
14 7 (7.14%) Relational Database
14 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database
15 6 (6.12%) SAP Security
15 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (37.76%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.04%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Web AS
4 1 (1.02%) SAP EP
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.18%) SAP ERP
2 7 (7.14%) SAP CRM
3 3 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (3.06%) SAP R/3
4 2 (2.04%) SAP SD
4 2 (2.04%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.02%) SAP APO
5 1 (1.02%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) SAN
2 1 (1.02%) PABX
2 1 (1.02%) LDAP
2 1 (1.02%) DHCP
2 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.59%) SAP BW
2 24 (24.49%) DB2
3 7 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.08%) SAP HANA
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Big Data
6 1 (1.02%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.02%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (8.16%) Billing
2 3 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.04%) Back Office
3 2 (2.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Consultant
1 49 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 42 (42.86%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 12 (12.24%) SAP Manager
4 7 (7.14%) SAP Basis Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) DBA
6 5 (5.10%) Administrator
6 5 (5.10%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 4 (4.08%) NetWeaver Consultant
7 4 (4.08%) SAP Administrator
7 4 (4.08%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Architect
7 4 (4.08%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.06%) SAP Basis Support
8 3 (3.06%) SAP Basis Architect
8 3 (3.06%) SAP Support
8 3 (3.06%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) Middleware
2 5 (5.10%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.02%) SAP BC
3 1 (1.02%) REST
3 1 (1.02%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (1.02%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Life Science
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) AS400
4 1 (1.02%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.37%) Linux
1 18 (18.37%) UNIX
2 8 (8.16%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) AIX
3 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) CRM
2 16 (16.33%) ITIL
3 12 (12.24%) ERP
3 12 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (9.18%) Migration
4 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.18%) Project Management
5 6 (6.12%) SAP Security
6 5 (5.10%) Service Management
6 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.08%) ITSM
7 4 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.08%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.06%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (2.04%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.04%) Change Control
9 2 (2.04%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.04%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.45%) ABAP
2 21 (21.43%) Java
3 5 (5.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.10%) Degree
4 3 (3.06%) MCP
4 3 (3.06%) MCSA
4 3 (3.06%) CCNP
4 3 (3.06%) CCNA
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.06%) SAP Certification
4 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.04%) HNC
5 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.02%) HND
6 1 (1.02%) MCSE
6 1 (1.02%) PMP
6 1 (1.02%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.02%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.02%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.02%) OpenView
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (17.35%) Oracle
3 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.12%) Business Objects
4 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.08%) IBM
5 4 (4.08%) VMware
6 3 (3.06%) Brocade
6 3 (3.06%) Nortel
6 3 (3.06%) Citrix
6 3 (3.06%) Avaya
6 3 (3.06%) Cisco
7 2 (2.04%) Sybase
7 2 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (1.02%) Lotus
8 1 (1.02%) Cloudera
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago