The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Certification over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Certification
Rank 563 548 581
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 50 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.069% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.40% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 18
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£525 £455 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £589 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11049 8997 10181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.31% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6157 5026 5263
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 430 615
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -15.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

SAP Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Certification
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SAP Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK.

SAP Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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 -20 42 £525 +15.38% 5
London +7 28 £513 +11.41% 2
North West -4 4 £525 +69.35% 1
Middlesex -1 2 £503 -6.07%
South East -7 2 £503 -6.07% 1
West Midlands -16 2 - -
South West - 2 £475 -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
City of London - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Staines - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Egham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (48.57%) Manufacturing
3 23 (32.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 22 (31.43%) Six Sigma
4 22 (31.43%) Lean Six Sigma
5 19 (27.14%) SAP BW
5 19 (27.14%) Procure-to-pay
6 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
6 12 (17.14%) SAP SRM
7 10 (14.29%) Analytics
7 10 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (12.86%) Finance
9 8 (11.43%) ERP
9 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.43%) ITIL
9 8 (11.43%) MS Project
9 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.43%) SAP QM
9 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.00%) User Experience
10 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.00%) Open Text
11 6 (8.57%) MS Visio
11 6 (8.57%) ABAP
12 5 (7.14%) Release Management
12 5 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
12 5 (7.14%) SAP HANA
12 5 (7.14%) FMCG
12 5 (7.14%) Business Objects
12 5 (7.14%) NetWeaver

SAP Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.43%) MTS
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Project
2 6 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.14%) SAP SRM
2 8 (11.43%) SAP QM
3 5 (7.14%) SAP FI
3 5 (7.14%) SAP PP
4 4 (5.71%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (5.71%) SAP APO
4 4 (5.71%) SAP BPC
5 3 (4.29%) SAP ERP
5 3 (4.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (4.29%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.86%) SAP CRM
6 2 (2.86%) SAP MM
6 2 (2.86%) SAP LE
6 2 (2.86%) SAP HCM
6 2 (2.86%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (2.86%) SAP cProjects
7 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) SAP BW
2 5 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) Xcelsius
General
1 34 (48.57%) Manufacturing
2 23 (32.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (12.86%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (67.14%) Consultant
2 42 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (15.71%) SAP P2P Consultant
4 8 (11.43%) Functional Consultant
4 8 (11.43%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) SAP Trainer
5 7 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Trainer
6 6 (8.57%) SAP QM Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) SAP Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Functional Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Business Objects Developer
9 2 (2.86%) SAP MM Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Management Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) SAP Security Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.86%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.00%) User Experience
3 5 (7.14%) FMCG
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Six Sigma
1 22 (31.43%) Lean Six Sigma
2 19 (27.14%) Procure-to-pay
3 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 10 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 10 (14.29%) Analytics
5 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (11.43%) ITIL
5 8 (11.43%) ERP
5 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.14%) Release Management
7 4 (5.71%) Change Control
7 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.29%) Logistics
8 3 (4.29%) Project Management
8 3 (4.29%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.86%) Time Management
9 2 (2.86%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) ABAP
2 3 (4.29%) C
3 1 (1.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
1 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.86%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Open Text
3 5 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.29%) HP
5 2 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
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