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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Basis
Rank 560 563 480
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -83
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 60 48 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.088% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.32% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 32
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£463 £411 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.46% -9.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £378 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
15587 15227 14467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 27.86% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10478 9801 9188
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 225 284
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 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 31 July 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 -10 52 £463 +12.80% 8
North West -16 16 £380 +8.57% 3
South East -11 12 £485 +12.79% 3
Merseyside - 11 £380 -
London +5 10 £513 +31.41% 1
East of England - 6 £450 -
Hampshire - 6 £485 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £463 -
Birmingham +6 4 £440 +7.31%
West Midlands +2 4 £440 +7.31%
Midlands - 4 - -
Liverpool - 4 £450 -
Manchester - 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £463 -
Berkshire +5 2 £500 +21.95%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 3
Wirral - 2 - -
Amersham - 2 - - 1
Middlesex 0 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 - - 1
Chesterfield -3 1 - - 1
Surrey -5 1 - -
Derbyshire -7 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £525 -
Farnborough - 1 £475 -
Woking - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £250 -
Reading - 1 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £403 -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 119 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (35.29%) NetWeaver
3 28 (23.53%) UNIX
3 28 (23.53%) Oracle
4 24 (20.17%) DB2
4 24 (20.17%) SAP HANA
5 21 (17.65%) Windows
6 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
6 20 (16.81%) Security Cleared
7 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (13.45%) ABAP
9 15 (12.61%) SAP Implementation
10 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
10 14 (11.76%) Java
10 14 (11.76%) CRM
11 13 (10.92%) Linux
12 12 (10.08%) SAP BW
13 11 (9.24%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (9.24%) ERP
14 10 (8.40%) IBM
14 10 (8.40%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (7.56%) SAP Security
15 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (7.56%) Project Management
15 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (6.72%) Migration
16 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
17 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 6 (5.04%) SAN

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (35.29%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.52%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SAP HR
1 5 (4.20%) SAP CRM
2 4 (3.36%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (3.36%) SAP BPC
3 3 (2.52%) SAP GRC
4 2 (1.68%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.68%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.84%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.84%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.84%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.84%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) SAN
2 1 (0.84%) Intranet
2 1 (0.84%) RTP
2 1 (0.84%) NAS
2 1 (0.84%) VPN
2 1 (0.84%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.17%) DB2
1 24 (20.17%) SAP HANA
2 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
3 16 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (10.08%) SAP BW
5 11 (9.24%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.68%) Lumira
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.68%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.84%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.84%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.84%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (5.04%) Finance
2 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.84%) Local Government
3 1 (0.84%) German Language
3 1 (0.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (43.70%) Consultant
1 52 (43.70%) SAP Consultant
2 45 (37.82%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 18 (15.13%) Architect
4 17 (14.29%) SAP Architect
5 8 (6.72%) SAP Analyst
5 8 (6.72%) Analyst
5 8 (6.72%) Technical Architect
5 8 (6.72%) SAP Technical Architect
6 7 (5.88%) SAP Support
6 7 (5.88%) DBA
7 6 (5.04%) SAP Manager
7 6 (5.04%) SAP Basis Support
8 5 (4.20%) SAP Basis Specialist
8 5 (4.20%) SAP Support Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) SAP Basis Architect
8 5 (4.20%) Junior SAP Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) DB2 DBA
8 5 (4.20%) Junior SAP Basis Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.68%) SAP PI
2 2 (1.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.84%) REST
3 1 (0.84%) XMPP
3 1 (0.84%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.20%) FMCG
2 4 (3.36%) PKI
3 2 (1.68%) Clustering
4 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.84%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.53%) UNIX
2 21 (17.65%) Windows
3 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (10.92%) Linux
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.20%) AIX
7 4 (3.36%) Solaris
8 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.84%) SUSE
9 1 (0.84%) VMS
9 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.61%) SAP Implementation
2 14 (11.76%) CRM
3 11 (9.24%) ERP
4 10 (8.40%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.56%) Project Management
5 9 (7.56%) SAP Security
6 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.72%) Migration
7 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (5.04%) High Availability
8 6 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.20%) Release Management
9 5 (4.20%) Workflow
10 4 (3.36%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.36%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.36%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.36%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.45%) ABAP
2 14 (11.76%) Java
3 6 (5.04%) SQL
4 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) CISSP
4 2 (1.68%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) Degree
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) GxP
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.84%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (23.53%) Oracle
3 10 (8.40%) IBM
4 5 (4.20%) ReadSoft
4 5 (4.20%) NetApp
5 3 (2.52%) Sybase
5 3 (2.52%) HP
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.84%) EMC
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix
7 1 (0.84%) Ariba
7 1 (0.84%) Veritas
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) Capita
7 1 (0.84%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.84%) Ceridian
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