The table below looks at the statistics for SAP GTS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP GTS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Global Trade Services (GTS)
Rank 647 659 633
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing SAP GTS 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.32% 0.084% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £538 £525 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £369 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £545 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £539 £440 £455
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4413 4771 5440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 8.36% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2635 2710 2861
Median daily rate £438 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £422
% change year-on-year
- +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 61 76
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.37 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.82%

SAP GTS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP GTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP GTS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP GTS
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP GTS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP GTS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP GTS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SAP GTS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP GTS
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP GTS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 14 £538 +2.38%
London +4 7 £275 -47.61%
East Midlands - 4 £539 -
Derby - 4 £539 -
Derbyshire - 4 £539 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

SAP GTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP GTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP GTS.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (50.00%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) SAP QM
4 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
5 3 (16.67%) IFS
5 3 (16.67%) Infor
5 3 (16.67%) PLM
5 3 (16.67%) Back Office
5 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 3 (16.67%) Automotive
5 3 (16.67%) EAM
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) SAP ERP
6 2 (11.11%) SAP Certification
6 2 (11.11%) SAP SD
6 2 (11.11%) EDI
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Governance
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Legal
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management

SAP GTS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP QM
2 2 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 2 (11.11%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 3 (16.67%) Automotive
2 3 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Consultant
1 13 (72.22%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) SAP QM Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 3 (16.67%) EAM
4 3 (16.67%) PLM
4 3 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) OCR
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) IFS
2 3 (16.67%) Infor
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SEEBURGER