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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 471 487 495
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 105 79 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.094%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.29% 1.78% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 22
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £354 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £673
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £67.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - -

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
4592 4443 3981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.75% 8.84% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2586 2344 1972
Average daily rate £448 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.87% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 53
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.10 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.06% -39.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.21 £59.90 £67.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -39.15%

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 27 February 2015.

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
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 27 February 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 +4 97 £500 - 18
London -19 35 £388 -26.19% 2
South East -21 19 £491 -0.75% 2
East of England +16 14 £550 - 3
Hertfordshire +22 11 £525 - 1
South West -12 9 £563 +55.17%
City of London +21 7 £575 -
Yorkshire -8 6 £431 - 1
Wiltshire - 6 £563 -
West Midlands -3 5 £370 -12.94% 5
Berkshire 0 4 £475 +11.76% 2
North West -12 4 £425 -
Cumbria - 4 £425 -
Cambridgeshire -3 3 £600 - 1
Somerset - 3 - -
Reading +4 2 - -
Cambridge +3 2 £600 - 1
East Midlands +3 2 £290 - 3
Birmingham -2 2 £358 -15.88% 1
North East - 2 £600 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Midlands - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
South Ayrshire - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 206 (100.00%) SAP
1 206 (100.00%) ERP
2 77 (37.38%) Finance
3 45 (21.84%) CRM
4 36 (17.48%) Project Management
5 30 (14.56%) SAP BW
5 30 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (12.62%) SAP FI
7 24 (11.65%) Requirements Management
8 23 (11.17%) PRINCE2
8 23 (11.17%) SAP PSCD
9 20 (9.71%) Migration
10 19 (9.22%) Manufacturing
10 19 (9.22%) SAP FI-CA
10 19 (9.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 18 (8.74%) Change Management
12 17 (8.25%) Logistics
13 16 (7.77%) Test Management
14 15 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (7.28%) SAP XI
14 15 (7.28%) Telecoms
15 14 (6.80%) Retail
15 14 (6.80%) Degree
16 13 (6.31%) General Ledger
16 13 (6.31%) PMI Certification
16 13 (6.31%) Business Transformation
17 12 (5.83%) NetWeaver
17 12 (5.83%) CCA
18 11 (5.34%) BusinessObjects
18 11 (5.34%) Business Objects

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (5.83%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.43%) CMS
2 5 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.94%) Confluence
4 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.97%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.49%) Documentum
5 1 (0.49%) CICS
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.40%) MS Visio
1 7 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (2.91%) MS Project
2 6 (2.91%) MS Office
2 6 (2.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (12.62%) SAP FI
2 23 (11.17%) SAP PSCD
3 19 (9.22%) SAP FI-CA
4 9 (4.37%) SAP SRM
5 8 (3.88%) SAP BPC
5 8 (3.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (2.91%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (2.91%) SAP CO
6 6 (2.91%) SAP SD
6 6 (2.91%) SAP PLM
6 6 (2.91%) SAP LE
7 5 (2.43%) SAP CRM
7 5 (2.43%) Agresso
8 4 (1.94%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.46%) SAP PP
9 3 (1.46%) SAP PM
9 3 (1.46%) SAP QM
9 3 (1.46%) SAP SCM
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (1.46%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.49%) Taleo
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.49%) SSH
2 1 (0.49%) SSL
2 1 (0.49%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.56%) SAP BW
2 11 (5.34%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.91%) SAP BI
3 6 (2.91%) DB2
4 5 (2.43%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.49%) MS Access
8 1 (0.49%) QlikView
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (0.97%) LSMW
General
1 77 (37.38%) Finance
2 19 (9.22%) Manufacturing
3 15 (7.28%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.80%) Retail
5 13 (6.31%) General Ledger
6 7 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.43%) German Language
8 4 (1.94%) French Language
9 3 (1.46%) Legal
9 3 (1.46%) Marketing
10 2 (0.97%) Romanian Language
10 2 (0.97%) Billing
10 2 (0.97%) Publishing
11 1 (0.49%) Games
11 1 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 70 (33.98%) Consultant
2 67 (32.52%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (17.96%) SAP Manager
4 26 (12.62%) Analyst
5 22 (10.68%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.28%) Architect
7 10 (4.85%) Change Manager
8 9 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.37%) Developer
8 9 (4.37%) SAP BW Consultant
8 9 (4.37%) SAP Change Manager
9 8 (3.88%) SAP BI Consultant
9 8 (3.88%) SAP Project Manager
9 8 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (3.40%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) SAP WM Consultant
10 7 (3.40%) SAP Architect
11 6 (2.91%) SAP Implementation Manager
11 6 (2.91%) SAP Analyst
11 6 (2.91%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.28%) SAP XI
2 8 (3.88%) XML
3 7 (3.40%) SAP Basis
4 5 (2.43%) EDI
5 4 (1.94%) Middleware
6 3 (1.46%) .NET
6 3 (1.46%) Web Services
7 2 (0.97%) HTML
7 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.97%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.97%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.97%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.49%) MDX
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (0.49%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.49%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.49%) BAPI
8 1 (0.49%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.85%) FMCG
2 9 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.91%) PMI
4 5 (2.43%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.97%) Life Science
6 2 (0.97%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.49%) GIS
7 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.91%) Linux
2 5 (2.43%) Windows
3 1 (0.49%) AIX
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (100.00%) ERP
2 45 (21.84%) CRM
3 36 (17.48%) Project Management
4 30 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (11.65%) Requirements Management
6 23 (11.17%) PRINCE2
7 20 (9.71%) Migration
8 19 (9.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (8.74%) Change Management
10 17 (8.25%) Logistics
11 16 (7.77%) Test Management
12 15 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (6.31%) Business Transformation
14 11 (5.34%) Integration Testing
14 11 (5.34%) SAP Implementation
15 10 (4.85%) Data Migration
16 9 (4.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (4.37%) Validation
16 9 (4.37%) ITIL
16 9 (4.37%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.37%) ABAP
2 8 (3.88%) Java
2 8 (3.88%) SQL
3 5 (2.43%) C
4 3 (1.46%) VB
5 2 (0.97%) C#
6 1 (0.49%) C++
6 1 (0.49%) COBOL
6 1 (0.49%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.80%) Degree
2 13 (6.31%) PMI Certification
3 12 (5.83%) CCA
4 9 (4.37%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.88%) PMP
6 7 (3.40%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.46%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.97%) VCP4
9 1 (0.49%) APMP
9 1 (0.49%) MBA
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.49%) MCP
9 1 (0.49%) HNC
9 1 (0.49%) CCNP
9 1 (0.49%) CCNA
9 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) QA
1 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.49%) GxP
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 206 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (5.34%) Business Objects
3 10 (4.85%) Oracle
3 10 (4.85%) webMethods
4 8 (3.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.43%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.43%) ArcSight
5 5 (2.43%) HP
6 4 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.46%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.97%) Siebel
8 2 (0.97%) Cisco
8 2 (0.97%) IBM
8 2 (0.97%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 2 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.49%) hybris
9 1 (0.49%) Syclo
9 1 (0.49%) Twitter
9 1 (0.49%) Adobe
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £410 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + expenses
Posted: 21 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + quote
Posted: 24 days ago