The first table below looks at the demand for the SAP Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Developer
Rank 515 474 465
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -9
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 65 96 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 40
Average daily rate
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£400 £416 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £356 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £522 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £401 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.54% -10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48693 46426 52919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.61% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29668 27020 29360
Average daily rate £395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2159 2630
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%

SAP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SAP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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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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 -35 53 £400 -6.15% 6
London -12 21 £431 -4.16% 2
South East -17 11 £375 -6.25% 1
West Midlands -10 6 £375 -5.66% 1
South West -20 6 £450 +9.09%
Berkshire 0 4 - -
Hampshire -14 3 £413 -0.30%
City of London +19 2 £375 -10.61%
Cheshire +1 1 £400 -5.88%
East Midlands -5 1 - - 1
West Sussex -7 1 £400 - 1
North West -11 1 £400 -20.79%
East of England -18 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £400 -
Watford - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
Malvern - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -

SAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Developer in their job title 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 with SAP Developer in their job title.

1 158 (100.00%) SAP
2 93 (58.86%) ABAP
3 32 (20.25%) SAP BW
4 29 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (13.92%) SAP BI
6 21 (13.29%) CRM
7 20 (12.66%) Migration
7 20 (12.66%) OO
8 18 (11.39%) Web Dynpro
8 18 (11.39%) Finance
9 17 (10.76%) SAP Smart Forms
9 17 (10.76%) SAP PI
10 16 (10.13%) Business Objects
10 16 (10.13%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (9.49%) BAPI
11 15 (9.49%) SAP CRM
12 13 (8.23%) Data Migration
13 12 (7.59%) Java
14 11 (6.96%) SAPscript
14 11 (6.96%) Workflow
15 10 (6.33%) ETL
15 10 (6.33%) Microsoft
16 9 (5.70%) Adobe
16 9 (5.70%) Web Services
16 9 (5.70%) JavaScript
16 9 (5.70%) SAP BSP
17 8 (5.06%) Logistics
17 8 (5.06%) SAP FI/CO
17 8 (5.06%) SAP CO
17 8 (5.06%) Data Modelling

SAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Developer in their job title 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 with SAP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.16%) SAP Portal
2 3 (1.90%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) MS Office
2 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (9.49%) SAP CRM
2 8 (5.06%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (5.06%) SAP CO
2 8 (5.06%) SAP FI
3 6 (3.80%) SAP HR
3 6 (3.80%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (2.53%) SAP EWM
4 4 (2.53%) SAP SD
4 4 (2.53%) SAP R/3
5 2 (1.27%) SAP PS
5 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.27%) SAP GRC
5 2 (1.27%) SAP SRM
5 2 (1.27%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.63%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.63%) SAP ECC
6 1 (0.63%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.63%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.63%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.25%) SAP BW
2 22 (13.92%) SAP BI
3 16 (10.13%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (4.43%) BusinessObjects XI
5 6 (3.80%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.16%) SAP HANA
6 5 (3.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.27%) Xcelsius
7 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.27%) OLAP
7 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.63%) DTS
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.63%) DataStage
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (11.39%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Retail
2 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.90%) German Language
3 3 (1.90%) Automotive
4 2 (1.27%) Billing
4 2 (1.27%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.27%) French Language
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.39%) Web Dynpro
2 17 (10.76%) SAP Smart Forms
2 17 (10.76%) SAP PI
3 15 (9.49%) BAPI
4 9 (5.70%) SAP BSP
4 9 (5.70%) Web Services
5 7 (4.43%) EDI
5 7 (4.43%) SAP ALE
6 5 (3.16%) SOAP
6 5 (3.16%) SAP XI
6 5 (3.16%) HTML
7 4 (2.53%) XML
7 4 (2.53%) HTML5
7 4 (2.53%) SAP Business Workflow
8 3 (1.90%) SAP Basis
9 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.27%) XSLT
9 2 (1.27%) .NET
9 2 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.16%) FMCG
2 2 (1.27%) iSeries
2 2 (1.27%) SWIFT
2 2 (1.27%) AS400
3 1 (0.63%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.35%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (13.29%) CRM
3 20 (12.66%) OO
3 20 (12.66%) Migration
4 13 (8.23%) Data Migration
5 11 (6.96%) Workflow
6 10 (6.33%) ETL
7 8 (5.06%) Data Modelling
7 8 (5.06%) Logistics
8 7 (4.43%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (3.80%) ERP
10 5 (3.16%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.53%) Unit Testing
12 3 (1.90%) Integration Testing
12 3 (1.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (1.90%) Validation
12 3 (1.90%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (1.90%) ITIL
12 3 (1.90%) OOP
12 3 (1.90%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (58.86%) ABAP
2 12 (7.59%) Java
3 11 (6.96%) SAPscript
4 9 (5.70%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.43%) SQL
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) VB
6 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) Degree
4 2 (1.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (10.13%) Business Objects
3 10 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.70%) Adobe
5 5 (3.16%) IBM
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle
7 1 (0.63%) Informatica
7 1 (0.63%) Teradata
7 1 (0.63%) datango
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