The table below looks at the statistics for SAP GTS 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 GTS over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Global Trade Services (GTS)
Rank 597 593 557
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -36
Contract jobs citing SAP GTS 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.067% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
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£525 £455 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £419 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £491 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £455 £650
% change year-on-year
-3.29% -30.00%
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 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
4467 4876 4501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 9.05% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2523 2581 2277
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 62 79
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £49.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.61 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.96% -16.66%

SAP GTS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP GTS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 June 2015.

SAP GTS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP GTS
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP GTS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 3 £525 +15.38%
London - 1 £525 -
Midlands - 1 £550 -

SAP GTS
Top 7 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP GTS 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 GTS.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Software AG
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

SAP GTS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP GTS 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 GTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Software AG