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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 538 543 451
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -92
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 59 50 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.092% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.33% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 41
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£450 £450 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £384 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £585 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £470
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00

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
14908 14984 12930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.07% 27.65% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9842 9913 8138
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 193 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.04 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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 28 May 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 28 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 28 May 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 -14 48 £450 - 10
North West +11 24 £438 +41.12% 1
Manchester - 14 £425 - 1
South East -14 12 £430 -5.75% 1
Merseyside - 9 £465 -
London +12 8 £463 -21.27% 2
Berkshire +11 6 £425 -
Scotland - 6 £515 - 2
Glasgow - 5 £515 - 2
Hampshire +5 4 £500 +17.64%
Liverpool - 4 £465 -
West Midlands -8 2 £463 -
Birmingham - 2 £463 -
City of London +11 1 £425 +30.76% 1
Chesterfield +4 1 - -
Derbyshire +1 1 - -
East Midlands -6 1 - -
Oxfordshire -14 1 - -
West Yorkshire -15 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -20 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £525 -
Wirral - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £475 -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 114 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (40.35%) NetWeaver
3 25 (21.93%) UNIX
4 22 (19.30%) DB2
4 22 (19.30%) SAP HANA
5 21 (18.42%) ABAP
6 20 (17.54%) Windows
7 18 (15.79%) Oracle
7 18 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 18 (15.79%) SAP BW
7 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (14.91%) Java
9 15 (13.16%) SAP Implementation
10 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
10 14 (12.28%) CRM
11 13 (11.40%) ERP
11 13 (11.40%) Migration
11 13 (11.40%) SAP Security
12 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (10.53%) Linux
12 12 (10.53%) Project Management
13 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
14 9 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (7.89%) Release Management
14 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (7.02%) IBM

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 46 (40.35%) NetWeaver
2 4 (3.51%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.75%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.88%) Documentum
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.88%) LiveLink
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) SAP HR
2 4 (3.51%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.51%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (3.51%) SAP SRM
3 3 (2.63%) SAP CRM
3 3 (2.63%) SAP GRC
4 2 (1.75%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.75%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.88%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.88%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.88%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.88%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.88%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) SAN
2 1 (0.88%) VPN
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) RTP
2 1 (0.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.30%) DB2
1 22 (19.30%) SAP HANA
2 18 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.79%) SAP BW
3 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.88%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.88%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.88%) German Language
3 1 (0.88%) Billing
3 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (46.49%) Consultant
1 53 (46.49%) SAP Consultant
2 42 (36.84%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 17 (14.91%) Architect
4 15 (13.16%) SAP Architect
5 10 (8.77%) DBA
5 10 (8.77%) SAP Manager
6 7 (6.14%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.14%) SAP Technical Architect
7 6 (5.26%) SAP Administrator
7 6 (5.26%) DB2 DBA
7 6 (5.26%) SAP Basis Architect
7 6 (5.26%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 6 (5.26%) Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) Junior
8 5 (4.39%) Junior Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Junior SAP Basis Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Junior SAP Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) SAP HR Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) SAP PI
2 3 (2.63%) Web Services
3 2 (1.75%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.75%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) FMCG
2 4 (3.51%) PKI
3 3 (2.63%) Clustering
4 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) Life Science
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.93%) UNIX
2 20 (17.54%) Windows
3 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (10.53%) Linux
5 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.14%) AIX
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.16%) SAP Implementation
2 14 (12.28%) CRM
3 13 (11.40%) ERP
3 13 (11.40%) Migration
3 13 (11.40%) SAP Security
4 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (10.53%) Project Management
5 9 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (7.89%) Release Management
6 8 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.14%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (5.26%) High Availability
8 6 (5.26%) Workflow
9 4 (3.51%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.51%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.51%) Analytics
9 4 (3.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) ABAP
2 17 (14.91%) Java
3 3 (2.63%) SQL
4 1 (0.88%) C
4 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.51%) CISSP
4 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) Degree
4 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.88%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PMP
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) GxP
2 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (15.79%) Oracle
3 8 (7.02%) IBM
3 8 (7.02%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.51%) NetApp
5 3 (2.63%) EMC
5 3 (2.63%) Sybase
6 2 (1.75%) OpenText
6 2 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.88%) Ceridian
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