The first table below looks at the demand for SAP CRM 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 CRM 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 Business 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 Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 479 398 454
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +56
Contract jobs citing SAP CRM 108 146 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.24% 3.38% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 50 56
Average daily rate £475 £500 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £388 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £628 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £60.00
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

SAP CRM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP CRM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP CRM
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP CRM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP CRM
Daily Rate Histogram

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

SAP CRM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP CRM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP CRM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP CRM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP CRM within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -108 101 £475 -5.00% 29
London -30 31 £544 +23.57% 7
South East -32 16 £475 -5.00% 3
West Midlands -16 14 £450 -18.18% 8
Manchester -3 13 £665 -5.00%
North West -6 13 £665 -5.00%
Surrey -10 11 - -
South West - 11 - - 4
Staines 0 10 - -
West Yorkshire -13 8 £438 +1.15%
Yorkshire -15 8 £438 +8.35%
Leeds -12 7 £406 -6.06%
East of England -26 5 £569 +13.75% 2
Birmingham -10 4 - - 3
Warwickshire - 4 £340 -
Cambridge +3 3 £569 -
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £569 -
Midlands -1 2 £475 -24.00% 1
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Coventry -7 1 £425 - 2
Berkshire -10 1 £525 +50.00%
East Midlands -12 1 - -
Leicestershire -14 1 - -
City of London -19 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £525 -
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1

SAP CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 300 (100.00%) SAP
1 300 (100.00%) CRM
2 59 (19.67%) ERP
3 42 (14.00%) ABAP
4 40 (13.33%) SAP IS-U
5 38 (12.67%) Migration
6 34 (11.33%) Finance
7 33 (11.00%) Project Management
7 33 (11.00%) LSMW
7 33 (11.00%) Billing
8 31 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (9.33%) Data Migration
11 27 (9.00%) SAP SD
11 27 (9.00%) Middleware
12 25 (8.33%) SAP ERP
13 24 (8.00%) Marketing
14 22 (7.33%) Microsoft
15 21 (7.00%) MS Excel
16 19 (6.33%) SAP BW
16 19 (6.33%) SQL
16 19 (6.33%) ITIL
17 17 (5.67%) SAP SCM
17 17 (5.67%) Web Services
17 17 (5.67%) ETL
18 16 (5.33%) OO
18 16 (5.33%) SAP APO
19 15 (5.00%) Manufacturing
20 14 (4.67%) Logistics
20 14 (4.67%) SAP FI

SAP CRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.33%) NetWeaver
2 5 (1.67%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.67%) SAP EP
3 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.00%) MS Office
2 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.33%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 40 (13.33%) SAP IS-U
2 27 (9.00%) SAP SD
3 25 (8.33%) SAP ERP
4 17 (5.67%) SAP SCM
5 16 (5.33%) SAP APO
6 14 (4.67%) SAP FI
7 11 (3.67%) SAP MM
7 11 (3.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (2.67%) SAP SRM
8 8 (2.67%) SAP HR
9 3 (1.00%) SAP R/3
9 3 (1.00%) SAP CO
9 3 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.67%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.67%) SAP Retail
10 2 (0.67%) SAP FI-CA
11 1 (0.33%) SAP PP
11 1 (0.33%) SAP WM
11 1 (0.33%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.00%) CTI
2 4 (1.33%) 4G
3 2 (0.67%) RTP
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.33%) SAP BW
2 13 (4.33%) SAP HANA
3 9 (3.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (2.00%) BODI
6 5 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.67%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.67%) MS Access
8 1 (0.33%) DB2
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.33%) Big Data
8 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 33 (11.00%) LSMW
2 1 (0.33%) Toad
2 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.33%) NWDI
General
1 34 (11.33%) Finance
2 33 (11.00%) Billing
3 24 (8.00%) Marketing
4 15 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 14 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (3.00%) Retail
8 6 (2.00%) Banking
8 6 (2.00%) Automotive
9 2 (0.67%) German Language
9 2 (0.67%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.67%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 152 (50.67%) Consultant
2 138 (46.00%) SAP Consultant
3 101 (33.67%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 101 (33.67%) CRM Consultant
4 35 (11.67%) SAP Manager
5 32 (10.67%) Project Manager
6 30 (10.00%) Developer
7 29 (9.67%) Architect
8 25 (8.33%) Analyst
8 25 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
9 24 (8.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 23 (7.67%) CRM Developer
11 22 (7.33%) SAP Developer
12 21 (7.00%) SAP Architect
12 21 (7.00%) SAP Project Manager
12 21 (7.00%) SAP CRM Developer
13 18 (6.00%) CRM Manager
14 16 (5.33%) CRM Project Manager
15 15 (5.00%) CRM Architect
16 14 (4.67%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.00%) Middleware
2 17 (5.67%) Web Services
3 9 (3.00%) BAPI
4 7 (2.33%) SAP BSP
5 6 (2.00%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.00%) J2EE
7 2 (0.67%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.67%) SAP Business Workflow
7 2 (0.67%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (0.67%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.67%) Ajax
7 2 (0.67%) COM
7 2 (0.67%) .NET
7 2 (0.67%) XML
8 1 (0.33%) CGI
8 1 (0.33%) EDI
8 1 (0.33%) Swing
8 1 (0.33%) JSP
8 1 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.67%) AS400
2 7 (2.33%) Data Conversion
3 6 (2.00%) Smart Meter
3 6 (2.00%) Social Media
4 5 (1.67%) Replication
5 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.00%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.67%) GIS
6 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.67%) PMI
7 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.33%) CMDB
7 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.33%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.33%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.00%) Windows
2 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.33%) AIX
3 1 (0.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (100.00%) CRM
2 59 (19.67%) ERP
3 38 (12.67%) Migration
4 33 (11.00%) Project Management
5 31 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (9.33%) Data Migration
8 19 (6.33%) ITIL
9 17 (5.67%) ETL
10 16 (5.33%) OO
11 14 (4.67%) Logistics
12 13 (4.33%) Change Management
13 11 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (3.33%) Time Management
14 10 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
15 9 (3.00%) Network Planning
15 9 (3.00%) Data Management
15 9 (3.00%) Validation
15 9 (3.00%) Procure-to-pay
16 8 (2.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.00%) ABAP
2 19 (6.33%) SQL
3 9 (3.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.67%) Java
5 1 (0.33%) C
5 1 (0.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (3.33%) Degree
2 8 (2.67%) SAP Certification
3 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ISEB
4 1 (0.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.67%) GxP
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 300 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.67%) Informatica
4 9 (3.00%) Manugistics
4 9 (3.00%) Siebel
5 6 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.00%) HP
6 5 (1.67%) Adobe
6 5 (1.67%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.67%) webMethods
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle
7 3 (1.00%) CA
7 3 (1.00%) Syclo
8 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.67%) Sybase
8 2 (0.67%) IBM
8 2 (0.67%) Citrix
9 1 (0.33%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.33%) Software AG
9 1 (0.33%) Open Text
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