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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Certification
Rank 536 524 516
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 42 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.068% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 9
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£563 £538 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £622 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £538 £438
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +22.85%
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
10222 9072 7897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.15% 18.62% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5961 4943 4163
Average daily rate £396 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 428 558
Average hourly rate £19.45 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 2015.

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 19 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 23 January 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 41 £563 +4.65% 21
London +23 39 £563 +4.65% 13
City of London +11 1 - - 2
South East -32 1 £325 -39.53%
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - - 7
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Staines - - - -
Essex - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (45.78%) Manufacturing
3 35 (42.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 34 (40.96%) Six Sigma
4 34 (40.96%) Lean Six Sigma
5 32 (38.55%) SAP BW
6 31 (37.35%) Procure-to-pay
7 25 (30.12%) ERP
8 21 (25.30%) SAP FI-AP
9 18 (21.69%) SAP SRM
10 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (20.48%) FMCG
11 16 (19.28%) Open Text
12 13 (15.66%) Finance
12 13 (15.66%) Data Modelling
12 13 (15.66%) Analytics
13 12 (14.46%) Change Control
14 11 (13.25%) Release Management
15 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (8.43%) Transition Management
17 5 (6.02%) SAP MM
17 5 (6.02%) SAP Travel Management
17 5 (6.02%) SAP QM
18 4 (4.82%) SAP Implementation
18 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
18 4 (4.82%) SLA
19 3 (3.61%) SAP Basis
19 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
19 3 (3.61%) ITIL

SAP Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (3.61%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.20%) MTS
2 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Project
1 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (25.30%) SAP FI-AP
2 18 (21.69%) SAP SRM
3 5 (6.02%) SAP MM
3 5 (6.02%) SAP Travel Management
3 5 (6.02%) SAP QM
4 3 (3.61%) SAP PP
4 3 (3.61%) SAP APO
4 3 (3.61%) SAP FI
4 3 (3.61%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.41%) SAP cProjects
5 2 (2.41%) SAP HCM
5 2 (2.41%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.20%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.20%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.20%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.55%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
General
1 38 (45.78%) Manufacturing
2 35 (42.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (15.66%) Finance
4 3 (3.61%) Billing
5 2 (2.41%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Back Office
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 62 (74.70%) Consultant
2 60 (72.29%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (24.10%) Functional Consultant
4 19 (22.89%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Management Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) SAP QM Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Functional Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) SAP Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Financial Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) SAP Business Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) SAP Security Consultant
10 2 (2.41%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
10 2 (2.41%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.41%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (20.48%) FMCG
2 2 (2.41%) User Experience
2 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Windows
1 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Six Sigma
1 34 (40.96%) Lean Six Sigma
2 31 (37.35%) Procure-to-pay
3 25 (30.12%) ERP
4 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (15.66%) Data Modelling
5 13 (15.66%) Analytics
6 12 (14.46%) Change Control
7 11 (13.25%) Release Management
8 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.43%) Transition Management
10 4 (4.82%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.61%) ITIL
12 2 (2.41%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.41%) SAP Security
12 2 (2.41%) Project Management
12 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.41%) Workflow
13 1 (1.20%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) C
1 2 (2.41%) ABAP
2 1 (1.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) PMP
2 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (19.28%) Open Text
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.20%) VMware
4 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
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