The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Developer
Rank 527 453 469
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +16
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 79 126 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 59 51
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£423 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -0.60%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -67 63 £423 -0.58% 14
London +9 35 £425 -10.52% 7
City of London +17 6 £488 +8.33% 3
South West -33 6 £450 -
West Midlands -10 5 - - 1
Somerset - 5 £450 -
Coventry -6 4 - -
South East -28 4 £383 -4.37% 3
Hertfordshire -16 2 £400 -5.88%
East of England -38 2 £400 -5.88%
Berkshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +3 1 - -
Yorkshire 0 1 - -
West Sussex -5 1 £400 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -

SAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 149 (100.00%) SAP
2 89 (59.73%) ABAP
3 32 (21.48%) SAP BW
4 19 (12.75%) Finance
4 19 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (12.08%) OO
6 17 (11.41%) CRM
7 15 (10.07%) Business Objects
7 15 (10.07%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (9.40%) Migration
9 13 (8.72%) SAP Smart Forms
9 13 (8.72%) SAPscript
10 12 (8.05%) SAP BI
10 12 (8.05%) Web Dynpro
10 12 (8.05%) SAP BPC
11 11 (7.38%) SAP CRM
12 10 (6.71%) Adobe
12 10 (6.71%) Data Modelling
13 9 (6.04%) SAP PI
13 9 (6.04%) SAP Implementation
13 9 (6.04%) Data Migration
13 9 (6.04%) SAP HR
13 9 (6.04%) SAP FI
13 9 (6.04%) SAP FI/CO
13 9 (6.04%) Workflow
13 9 (6.04%) BAPI
13 9 (6.04%) SAP CO
14 8 (5.37%) ETL
14 8 (5.37%) Microsoft
15 7 (4.70%) Web Services

SAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.36%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.34%) SAP EP
2 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.67%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Adobe Captivate
1 4 (2.68%) MS Office
1 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.05%) SAP BPC
2 11 (7.38%) SAP CRM
3 9 (6.04%) SAP HR
3 9 (6.04%) SAP FI
3 9 (6.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (6.04%) SAP CO
4 6 (4.03%) SAP EWM
4 6 (4.03%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (4.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (2.01%) SAP APO
6 2 (1.34%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.34%) SAP HCM
6 2 (1.34%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.34%) SAP SRM
6 2 (1.34%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.34%) SAP PS
6 2 (1.34%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.67%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.67%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.48%) SAP BW
2 15 (10.07%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (8.05%) SAP BI
4 7 (4.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (4.70%) SAP HANA
5 6 (4.03%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.36%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.34%) DataStage
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.67%) DTS
8 1 (0.67%) OLAP
8 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (12.75%) Finance
2 7 (4.70%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.03%) German Language
3 6 (4.03%) Front Office
4 4 (2.68%) Banking
4 4 (2.68%) Retail
5 3 (2.01%) Automotive
6 2 (1.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.67%) French Language
7 1 (0.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.72%) SAP Smart Forms
2 12 (8.05%) Web Dynpro
3 9 (6.04%) SAP PI
3 9 (6.04%) BAPI
4 7 (4.70%) Web Services
4 7 (4.70%) SAP XI
5 6 (4.03%) EDI
6 5 (3.36%) SOAP
6 5 (3.36%) SAP ALE
7 4 (2.68%) SAP BSP
7 4 (2.68%) XML
8 3 (2.01%) SAP Basis
9 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.34%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.34%) Middleware
9 2 (1.34%) XSLT
9 2 (1.34%) JDBC
9 2 (1.34%) JMS
10 1 (0.67%) .NET
10 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.36%) E-Learning
2 2 (1.34%) SWIFT
2 2 (1.34%) iSeries
2 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.34%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (12.08%) OO
3 17 (11.41%) CRM
4 14 (9.40%) Migration
5 10 (6.71%) Data Modelling
6 9 (6.04%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (6.04%) Data Migration
6 9 (6.04%) Workflow
7 8 (5.37%) ETL
8 7 (4.70%) Project Management
8 7 (4.70%) Change Management
9 6 (4.03%) Logistics
10 5 (3.36%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.68%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.01%) ITIL
12 3 (2.01%) OOP
12 3 (2.01%) ERP
12 3 (2.01%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (2.01%) Data Security
12 3 (2.01%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 89 (59.73%) ABAP
2 13 (8.72%) SAPscript
3 7 (4.70%) Java
3 7 (4.70%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.36%) SQL
5 1 (0.67%) VBA
5 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (10.07%) Business Objects
3 10 (6.71%) Adobe
4 8 (5.37%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.03%) IBM
6 3 (2.01%) Oracle
7 2 (1.34%) Teradata
8 1 (0.67%) JBoss
8 1 (0.67%) Informatica
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