The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP 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 ERP 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 Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 519 490 513
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +23
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 100 111 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.40% 2.33% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 49 39
Average daily rate £475 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £313 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £538 £460
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +16.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £67.00 £74.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.95% -9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £67.00 £74.05
% change year-on-year
-58.95% -9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4159 4769 4653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.09% 9.41% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2730 2396
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 35 56
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £28.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.49 £13.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £61.53 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP ERP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP ERP
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP ERP Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP ERP
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 ERP 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 96 £483 -3.50% 15
South East +4 30 £470 +10.58% 1
London -13 29 £524 +16.50% 7
West Sussex +8 22 £490 +16.66% 1
East of England -3 14 £413 -26.66% 1
Worthing +4 12 - -
City of London +36 7 £463 +5.71% 1
Yorkshire -6 7 £575 +31.42% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £550 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 6 £388 -35.41%
West Yorkshire +1 6 £550 - 1
East Midlands -3 6 £500 +72.41% 1
South West +1 5 £450 -20.00% 1
North West -17 5 £301 -29.29% 2
Chichester - 5 - - 1
Cambridge -5 4 £413 -31.25%
Manchester -13 4 £301 -29.29%
Hampshire +6 3 £413 -
Bristol - 3 £338 -
Derbyshire - 3 £500 -
Bradford - 3 £550 -
Derby - 2 £500 -
Berkshire +1 1 - -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - -
Leicestershire -9 1 £413 +42.24%
Northamptonshire - 1 £550 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £600 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £450 -

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 160 (100.00%) SAP
1 160 (100.00%) ERP
2 71 (44.38%) Finance
3 21 (13.13%) SAP BW
4 19 (11.88%) Manufacturing
4 19 (11.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (11.88%) SAP HANA
5 17 (10.63%) Project Management
5 17 (10.63%) BusinessObjects
5 17 (10.63%) ABAP
6 15 (9.38%) Validation
6 15 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
7 14 (8.75%) SAP PSCD
8 13 (8.13%) Migration
8 13 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (8.13%) Logistics
8 13 (8.13%) SAP FI
8 13 (8.13%) Data Modelling
8 13 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.50%) CRM
9 12 (7.50%) Regression Testing
9 12 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (6.88%) Test Management
10 11 (6.88%) Oracle
11 10 (6.25%) Maximo
11 10 (6.25%) Data Management
11 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
12 9 (5.63%) Revenue Management
12 9 (5.63%) SAP CO

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.38%) NetWeaver
2 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.88%) Confluence
3 3 (1.88%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Lync
4 1 (0.63%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Office
2 8 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.63%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (8.75%) SAP PSCD
2 13 (8.13%) SAP FI
3 10 (6.25%) Maximo
4 9 (5.63%) SAP CO
4 9 (5.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (4.38%) SAP HR
6 5 (3.13%) SAP BPC
6 5 (3.13%) SAP FI-AA
6 5 (3.13%) SAP FI-CA
6 5 (3.13%) SAP MM
6 5 (3.13%) SAP PP
7 4 (2.50%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (1.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 2 (1.25%) SAP HCM
8 2 (1.25%) SAP PM
8 2 (1.25%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Office 365
2 2 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.88%) FTP
2 2 (1.25%) VoIP
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) SAN
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.13%) SAP BW
2 19 (11.88%) SAP HANA
3 17 (10.63%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (5.00%) SAP BI
5 3 (1.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.88%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.63%) Big Data
7 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.63%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.63%) Lumira
7 1 (0.63%) MySQL
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.63%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) MSTest
3 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 71 (44.38%) Finance
2 19 (11.88%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.00%) Back Office
4 7 (4.38%) General Ledger
4 7 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.50%) Legal
7 3 (1.88%) German Language
8 2 (1.25%) Banking
8 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.25%) Retail
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (30.63%) Consultant
2 46 (28.75%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (21.88%) Analyst
4 25 (15.63%) SAP Analyst
5 17 (10.63%) Architect
6 15 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 13 (8.13%) SAP Manager
8 11 (6.88%) Developer
8 11 (6.88%) ERP Analyst
9 10 (6.25%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.63%) SAP FI Consultant
10 9 (5.63%) SAP Test Analyst
10 9 (5.63%) Test Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
12 7 (4.38%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (4.38%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 7 (4.38%) SAP Project Manager
13 6 (3.75%) SAP Architect
13 6 (3.75%) SAP Developer
13 6 (3.75%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.00%) SAP PI
1 8 (5.00%) SAP XI
2 7 (4.38%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (4.38%) SAPUI5
3 5 (3.13%) BAPI
3 5 (3.13%) HTML
4 4 (2.50%) HTML5
4 4 (2.50%) XML
5 3 (1.88%) SAP Basis
5 3 (1.88%) SOAP
5 3 (1.88%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (1.88%) Web Services
6 2 (1.25%) .NET
6 2 (1.25%) CSS
6 2 (1.25%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (1.25%) WSDL
7 1 (0.63%) LAMP
7 1 (0.63%) MFC
7 1 (0.63%) SAP BSP
7 1 (0.63%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.13%) User Experience
3 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.88%) Data Extraction
4 3 (1.88%) FMCG
5 2 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.25%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.25%) Windows
2 1 (0.63%) Linux
2 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (100.00%) ERP
2 19 (11.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (10.63%) Project Management
4 15 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.38%) Validation
5 13 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.13%) Data Modelling
5 13 (8.13%) Logistics
5 13 (8.13%) Migration
5 13 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.50%) CRM
6 12 (7.50%) Regression Testing
6 12 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (6.88%) Test Management
8 10 (6.25%) Data Management
9 9 (5.63%) Revenue Management
9 9 (5.63%) Service Management
10 8 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
11 7 (4.38%) Analytics
11 7 (4.38%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.63%) ABAP
2 5 (3.13%) SQL
3 2 (1.25%) Java
3 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.25%) SAPscript
3 2 (1.25%) VBA
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.00%) CCA
4 5 (3.13%) Degree
4 5 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.63%) CISA
7 1 (0.63%) CRISC
7 1 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.63%) MBA
7 1 (0.63%) MCITP
7 1 (0.63%) MCSA
7 1 (0.63%) MCSE
7 1 (0.63%) MCTS
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) MOS
7 1 (0.63%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) GxP
2 3 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.63%) Nagios
2 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) SCOM
2 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 160 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (6.88%) Oracle
3 9 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.00%) webMethods
5 5 (3.13%) Ariba
5 5 (3.13%) Cognos
6 4 (2.50%) Concur
6 4 (2.50%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.50%) OpenText
6 4 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.88%) Baan
7 3 (1.88%) Cisco
7 3 (1.88%) HP
7 3 (1.88%) Syclo
8 2 (1.25%) CA
8 2 (1.25%) Infor
8 2 (1.25%) Remedy
9 1 (0.63%) hybris
9 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.63%) Twitter
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