The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Implementation 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 Implementation over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Implementation
Rank 425 400 440
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +40
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 188 187 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 85 52
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£450 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £389 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.75

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42045 39415 41397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.46% 73.73% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26091 24205 23959
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1165 1093 1499
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.45 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

SAP Implementation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SAP Implementation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Implementation
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Implementation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Implementation within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Implementation
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Implementation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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 -18 174 £450 -10.08% 49
London -8 61 £450 -14.28% 9
West Midlands +8 41 £500 +8.10% 12
Coventry +17 31 £500 -13.04% 2
South West -11 25 £308 -25.33% 3
South East -9 16 £375 -14.28% 8
East of England -27 10 £375 - 2
Cambridgeshire -11 8 £625 - 2
Berkshire - 8 £375 - 1
City of London +8 5 £382 -33.60%
North West -7 5 £445 +4.76% 10
North East -15 5 £550 -
Birmingham +3 4 £435 +10.12% 9
Cambridge -8 4 £638 - 1
Manchester -3 3 £445 +4.76% 10
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 3 - -
Tyne and Wear -22 3 - -
Hampshire -11 2 £313 -41.86% 2
Leicestershire - 2 £440 -
East Midlands - 2 £440 -
Middlesex 0 1 - -
Uxbridge -4 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire -12 1 £375 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £250 -
Scotland - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 2

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 382 (100.00%) SAP
2 83 (21.73%) Finance
3 65 (17.02%) Project Management
4 50 (13.09%) Manufacturing
5 46 (12.04%) Migration
6 45 (11.78%) Change Management
7 40 (10.47%) ERP
8 36 (9.42%) SAP FI
8 36 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (8.90%) Logistics
10 33 (8.64%) SAP CO
10 33 (8.64%) PRINCE2
11 32 (8.38%) Data Migration
11 32 (8.38%) Business Transformation
11 32 (8.38%) SAP FI/CO
12 31 (8.12%) SAP SD
13 29 (7.59%) FMCG
14 22 (5.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 22 (5.76%) Change Control
15 19 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.97%) Integration Testing
15 19 (4.97%) QA
16 18 (4.71%) SAP HCM
16 18 (4.71%) CRM
16 18 (4.71%) Automotive
17 17 (4.45%) SAP BW
17 17 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (4.19%) SAP HR
19 15 (3.93%) Management Information System
19 15 (3.93%) Procure-to-pay

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.83%) NetWeaver
2 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.31%) SAP Portal
3 4 (1.05%) SAS
4 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.26%) CMS
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.83%) MS Office
2 7 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.31%) MS Project
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (9.42%) SAP FI
2 33 (8.64%) SAP CO
3 32 (8.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 31 (8.12%) SAP SD
5 18 (4.71%) SAP HCM
6 16 (4.19%) SAP HR
7 12 (3.14%) SAP MM
8 11 (2.88%) SAP PP
9 10 (2.62%) SAP PM
10 8 (2.09%) SAP GRC
10 8 (2.09%) SAP EWM
11 7 (1.83%) SAP SRM
11 7 (1.83%) SAP ERP
11 7 (1.83%) SAP QM
12 5 (1.31%) SAP APO
12 5 (1.31%) SAP WM
12 5 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (1.05%) SAP R/3
14 3 (0.79%) SAP PS
14 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.26%) Force.com
1 1 (0.26%) SaaS
1 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.45%) SAP BW
2 8 (2.09%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.05%) SAP BI
4 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.52%) DB2
4 2 (0.52%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (0.52%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (0.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) LSMW
General
1 83 (21.73%) Finance
2 50 (13.09%) Manufacturing
3 18 (4.71%) Automotive
4 5 (1.31%) Marketing
5 4 (1.05%) Retail
5 4 (1.05%) Billing
5 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.05%) Back Office
6 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.79%) Banking
7 2 (0.52%) German Language
8 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.26%) French Language
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (24.35%) SAP Manager
2 89 (23.30%) Consultant
3 74 (19.37%) SAP Consultant
4 58 (15.18%) Project Manager
5 49 (12.83%) Analyst
6 33 (8.64%) SAP Analyst
7 31 (8.12%) SAP Project Manager
8 21 (5.50%) Business Analyst
9 16 (4.19%) SAP Business Analyst
10 11 (2.88%) Developer
10 11 (2.88%) Change Manager
11 10 (2.62%) SAP Trainer
11 10 (2.62%) Trainer
12 9 (2.36%) Architect
12 9 (2.36%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.36%) Test Manager
12 9 (2.36%) SAP Developer
13 8 (2.09%) SAP Support
13 8 (2.09%) SAP Architect
13 8 (2.09%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.40%) SAP Basis
2 6 (1.57%) SAP XI
3 5 (1.31%) EDI
4 4 (1.05%) SAP PI
5 3 (0.79%) Middleware
6 2 (0.52%) XML
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.26%) Mason
7 1 (0.26%) SAML
7 1 (0.26%) HTML
7 1 (0.26%) SOAP
7 1 (0.26%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.26%) SAP TM
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.59%) FMCG
2 15 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.31%) Life Science
4 4 (1.05%) PMI
5 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.52%) Economics
5 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.26%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.26%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.26%) AS400
6 1 (0.26%) Handset
6 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.05%) AIX
2 2 (0.52%) Linux
2 2 (0.52%) UNIX
3 1 (0.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.26%) VMS
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (17.02%) Project Management
2 46 (12.04%) Migration
3 45 (11.78%) Change Management
4 40 (10.47%) ERP
5 36 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (8.90%) Logistics
7 33 (8.64%) PRINCE2
8 32 (8.38%) Data Migration
8 32 (8.38%) Business Transformation
9 22 (5.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 22 (5.76%) Change Control
10 19 (4.97%) Integration Testing
10 19 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (4.71%) CRM
12 17 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (3.93%) Procure-to-pay
14 11 (2.88%) Programme Management
15 10 (2.62%) Business Analysis
15 10 (2.62%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (2.36%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.40%) ABAP
2 8 (2.09%) VBA
3 5 (1.31%) VB
4 4 (1.05%) C
5 3 (0.79%) Java
5 3 (0.79%) SQL
6 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (2.09%) SAP Certification
2 8 (2.09%) Degree
3 6 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.31%) ISEB
5 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.52%) CIMA
6 2 (0.52%) MBA
7 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.97%) QA
2 4 (1.05%) SLA
3 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Cronacle
1 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.26%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 382 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (3.40%) Oracle
3 9 (2.36%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.31%) IBM
5 4 (1.05%) DataFlux
6 3 (0.79%) VMware
7 2 (0.52%) ReadSoft
7 2 (0.52%) Open Text
7 2 (0.52%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.52%) HP
7 2 (0.52%) Citrix
7 2 (0.52%) Cognos
7 2 (0.52%) Casewise
8 1 (0.26%) datango
8 1 (0.26%) Siebel
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco
8 1 (0.26%) Ariba
8 1 (0.26%) Informatica
8 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
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