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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Basis
Rank 566 557 539
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 58 59 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 25
Average daily rate £450 £521 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £620 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £550 £405
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +35.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
14632 13891 13281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.42% 26.89% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10146 9263 8358
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 189 271
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -0.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 25 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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -31 53 £450 -13.66% 11
North West -5 16 £401 -10.88% 2
London +5 15 £450 +32.35% 2
South East -2 12 £450 -18.18% 5
Manchester - 9 - -
Berkshire +7 6 £425 -22.72%
Merseyside -3 6 £413 -8.22%
Reading -9 4 £450 -18.18%
West Midlands -10 4 £750 +158.62%
West Sussex - 4 £526 -
Worthing - 3 £563 -
Wirral +7 2 - -
Liverpool -5 2 £413 -8.22%
East Midlands -9 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -11 2 - -
City of London - 2 £360 -
Warwickshire - 2 £750 -
Brentford +6 1 - -
Hampshire +3 1 - -
Midlands 0 1 £725 -
South West -2 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £150 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 125 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (27.20%) SAP BW
3 33 (26.40%) NetWeaver
4 29 (23.20%) SAP HANA
5 26 (20.80%) Java
5 26 (20.80%) DB2
6 25 (20.00%) Migration
7 20 (16.00%) ABAP
8 19 (15.20%) Windows
9 18 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (14.40%) SAP Implementation
10 17 (13.60%) ERP
11 15 (12.00%) Linux
11 15 (12.00%) SAP GRC
12 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
12 13 (10.40%) CRM
13 12 (9.60%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (9.60%) Oracle
13 12 (9.60%) VMware
14 11 (8.80%) AIX
14 11 (8.80%) IBM
14 11 (8.80%) SAP PI
14 11 (8.80%) Security Cleared
15 10 (8.00%) Unix
16 9 (7.20%) Project Management
17 8 (6.40%) BusinessObjects
17 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (6.40%) SAP SRM
17 8 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
18 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 33 (26.40%) NetWeaver
2 5 (4.00%) SAP EP
3 3 (2.40%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (12.00%) SAP GRC
2 8 (6.40%) SAP SRM
3 5 (4.00%) SAP BPC
3 5 (4.00%) SAP CRM
4 4 (3.20%) SAP MDM
5 3 (2.40%) SAP ERP
5 3 (2.40%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.60%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.80%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) Converged Networks
1 3 (2.40%) LAN
1 3 (2.40%) SAN
1 3 (2.40%) WAN
2 1 (0.80%) DNS
2 1 (0.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.20%) SAP BW
2 29 (23.20%) SAP HANA
3 26 (20.80%) DB2
4 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.40%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.60%) SAP BI
General
1 7 (5.60%) Finance
1 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.80%) Legal
3 5 (4.00%) Publishing
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 2 (1.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 56 (44.80%) Consultant
2 55 (44.00%) SAP Consultant
3 48 (38.40%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 17 (13.60%) Architect
4 17 (13.60%) SAP Architect
5 14 (11.20%) Analyst
6 13 (10.40%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (8.80%) SAP Manager
8 8 (6.40%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 8 (6.40%) SAP Basis Architect
8 8 (6.40%) SAP Support
8 8 (6.40%) SAP Technical Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.60%) SAP Basis Support
9 7 (5.60%) SAP Project Manager
10 6 (4.80%) Developer
10 6 (4.80%) SAP Developer
10 6 (4.80%) SAP HANA Consultant
11 5 (4.00%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) SAP PI
2 7 (5.60%) BAPI
3 6 (4.80%) SAP XI
4 5 (4.00%) Middleware
5 4 (3.20%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.80%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.80%) Clustering
2 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.60%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Windows
2 15 (12.00%) Linux
3 11 (8.80%) AIX
4 10 (8.00%) Unix
5 6 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.80%) HPUX
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.00%) Migration
2 18 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (14.40%) SAP Implementation
3 17 (13.60%) ERP
4 13 (10.40%) CRM
5 12 (9.60%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (7.20%) Project Management
7 8 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.60%) SAP Security
8 7 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.80%) Change Management
10 5 (4.00%) Data Management
10 5 (4.00%) High Availability
10 5 (4.00%) ITIL
11 4 (3.20%) Master Data Management
11 4 (3.20%) People Management
11 4 (3.20%) PRINCE
11 4 (3.20%) Security Management
11 4 (3.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (3.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.80%) Java
2 20 (16.00%) ABAP
3 3 (2.40%) SQL
4 2 (1.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.20%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.20%) PMP
4 3 (2.40%) Degree
5 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.80%) MCSA
6 1 (0.80%) MCSE
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.80%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.80%) Control-M
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (9.60%) Oracle
2 12 (9.60%) VMware
3 11 (8.80%) IBM
4 6 (4.80%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.00%) EMC
6 4 (3.20%) OpenText
7 3 (2.40%) Ariba
7 3 (2.40%) HP
8 2 (1.60%) Sybase
9 1 (0.80%) BMC
9 1 (0.80%) Cisco
9 1 (0.80%) Citrix
9 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.80%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.80%) Remedy
9 1 (0.80%) Symantec
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