The table below looks at the statistics for SAP EP 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 EP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Enterprise Portal (EP)
Rank 591 590 582
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP EP 20 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.030% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£510 £474 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -5.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £474 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -5.25%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10442 9852 8776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.30% 18.01% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 5842 4954
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 392 443
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.44 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

SAP EP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP EP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP EP
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP EP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP EP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP EP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP EP
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP EP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -11 18 £510 +7.65%
West Midlands - 7 £553 -
South East -11 6 £510 +24.39%
Worthing - 6 £510 -
West Sussex - 6 £510 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
London +1 1 £450 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -

SAP EP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP EP 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 EP.

1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (82.61%) SAP PI
3 16 (69.57%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (69.57%) Master Data Management
3 16 (69.57%) Data Management
4 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (43.48%) CRM
4 10 (43.48%) SAP CRM
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle
5 9 (39.13%) NetWeaver
6 8 (34.78%) SAP FI
6 8 (34.78%) Adobe
6 8 (34.78%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
6 8 (34.78%) SAP MDM
6 8 (34.78%) SAP CO
6 8 (34.78%) SAP QM
6 8 (34.78%) SAP HCM
6 8 (34.78%) SAP EWM
7 7 (30.43%) ERP
7 7 (30.43%) SAP APO
8 5 (21.74%) SAP FI-CA
9 4 (17.39%) SAP PSCD
9 4 (17.39%) Revenue Management
9 4 (17.39%) SAP PP
10 3 (13.04%) SAP Basis
11 2 (8.70%) DB2
11 2 (8.70%) Workflow
11 2 (8.70%) Finance
11 2 (8.70%) SAP ALE

SAP EP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP EP 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 EP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (39.13%) NetWeaver
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) SAP CRM
2 8 (34.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (34.78%) SAP MDM
2 8 (34.78%) SAP CO
2 8 (34.78%) SAP QM
2 8 (34.78%) SAP HCM
2 8 (34.78%) SAP FI
2 8 (34.78%) SAP EWM
3 7 (30.43%) SAP APO
4 5 (21.74%) SAP FI-CA
5 4 (17.39%) SAP PSCD
5 4 (17.39%) SAP PP
6 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
6 1 (4.35%) SAP CCM
6 1 (4.35%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Architect
1 16 (69.57%) SAP Architect
2 15 (65.22%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 15 (65.22%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
3 5 (21.74%) SAP Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Portals Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP PI Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Support
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Support Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Basis Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) SAP PI
2 3 (13.04%) SAP Basis
3 2 (8.70%) SAP ALE
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) EDI
4 1 (4.35%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Data Management
1 16 (69.57%) Technical Architecture
1 16 (69.57%) Master Data Management
2 10 (43.48%) CRM
2 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (30.43%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) Revenue Management
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Security
6 1 (4.35%) SAP ESA
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) ABAP
1 1 (4.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) IBM