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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Enterprise Portal (EP)
Rank 615 595 573
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -22
Contract jobs citing SAP EP 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.042% 0.066% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £526 £388 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £318 £501
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £458 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £526 £475 £523
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.09%
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
9427 9135 8717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 18.03% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6123 5679 5159
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 313 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 4 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 5 February 2016. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 4 £526 +35.71%
West Sussex - 4 £526 -
South East - 4 £526 -
Worthing - 3 £563 -

SAP EP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) NetWeaver
2 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 6 (85.71%) SAP HANA
3 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) SAP CRM
3 5 (71.43%) SAP Basis
4 4 (57.14%) Data Management
4 4 (57.14%) SAP MDM
4 4 (57.14%) ERP
4 4 (57.14%) SAP PI
4 4 (57.14%) Master Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) SAP Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) ABAP
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) DB2
6 1 (14.29%) ESRI
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Presales
6 1 (14.29%) Syclo

SAP EP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) NetWeaver
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) SAP CRM
2 4 (57.14%) SAP MDM
3 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HCM
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SRM
3 1 (14.29%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SAP HANA
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) SAP Architect
1 5 (71.43%) SAP Technical Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver Architect
2 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HCM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SAP Basis
2 4 (57.14%) SAP PI
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Data Management
3 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 4 (57.14%) Master Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) ABAP
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI
2 1 (14.29%) Syclo