The first table below looks at the demand for SAP CE 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 CE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment (SAP NetWeaver CE)
Rank 585 543 584
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +41
Contract jobs citing SAP CE 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.029% 0.019% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6946 5388 5855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.34% 11.29% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4426 3424 3417
Average daily rate £375 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 136 207
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%

SAP CE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP CE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SAP CE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP CE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP CE within the UK.

SAP CE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP CE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP CE 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 CE.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (25.00%) Open Text
4 1 (25.00%) LiveLink
4 1 (25.00%) SAP EP
4 1 (25.00%) SAP MDM
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Portal
4 1 (25.00%) Qt
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) NWDI
4 1 (25.00%) NWDS
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX

SAP CE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP CE 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 CE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (25.00%) LiveLink
2 1 (25.00%) SAP EP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MDM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NWDI
1 1 (25.00%) NWDS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP APO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Portals Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Management
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Open Text
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects