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 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 Implementation
Rank 433 394 399
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 143 176 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.47% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 74 68
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£510 £470 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% +3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £343 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £82.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.00 - -

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
39834 37606 32717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.91% 74.82% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25112 22628 19457
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1043 1134 1178
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 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 -46 132 £510 +7.36% 19
London -49 41 £486 +2.36% 8
East of England +27 26 £550 -26.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 20 £533 -13.93%
West Midlands -12 14 £550 +29.41% 1
South West -23 13 £420 -26.95% 3
East Midlands +9 9 £350 -4.10% 1
City of London +7 7 £450 +2.85%
South East -37 7 £550 +15.78%
North East - 7 £800 -
Hertfordshire +17 6 £575 -28.12% 1
Cambridge +6 6 £575 -7.07%
Coventry +1 6 £575 +18.55% 1
Yorkshire -9 5 £475 +57.80% 2
North West -22 5 £600 - 3
Hertford - 5 £575 -
Leicester - 5 £350 -
Leicestershire - 5 £350 -
Somerset - 5 £416 - 3
West Yorkshire -11 3 £475 - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £313 -
Reading +4 2 £563 -
Berkshire -5 2 £563 +27.84%
Midlands -7 2 - -
Hampshire -12 2 £550 -
Manchester -20 2 £600 -
Surrey 0 1 £300 -25.00%
Birmingham -3 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £565 -
Lancashire - 1 - -

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 241 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (21.16%) Finance
3 49 (20.33%) Project Management
4 39 (16.18%) ERP
5 33 (13.69%) Manufacturing
6 26 (10.79%) Migration
7 23 (9.54%) PRINCE2
8 22 (9.13%) SAP FI
9 20 (8.30%) SAP FI/CO
9 20 (8.30%) SAP CO
9 20 (8.30%) SuccessFactors
10 18 (7.47%) SAP HCM
11 16 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.22%) Data Migration
12 15 (6.22%) Business Transformation
13 14 (5.81%) Performance Management
13 14 (5.81%) ABAP
14 13 (5.39%) Change Management
14 13 (5.39%) FMCG
15 12 (4.98%) Integration Testing
15 12 (4.98%) Validation
15 12 (4.98%) SAP BW
16 11 (4.56%) SAP PP
16 11 (4.56%) Programme Management
16 11 (4.56%) SAP ERP
16 11 (4.56%) Retail
17 10 (4.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 10 (4.15%) Degree
17 10 (4.15%) Data Governance
18 9 (3.73%) Stakeholder Engagement

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (1.24%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.24%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.41%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (2.49%) MS Project
1 6 (2.49%) MS Office
2 4 (1.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (9.13%) SAP FI
2 20 (8.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (8.30%) SAP CO
3 18 (7.47%) SAP HCM
4 11 (4.56%) SAP ERP
4 11 (4.56%) SAP PP
5 10 (4.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (2.90%) SAP SD
6 7 (2.90%) SAP APO
7 6 (2.49%) SAP WM
8 5 (2.07%) SAP MM
8 5 (2.07%) SAP PM
8 5 (2.07%) SAP QM
8 5 (2.07%) SAP MRS
8 5 (2.07%) SAP EWM
9 3 (1.24%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.83%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.83%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.83%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.30%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) HTTP
1 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.41%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.98%) SAP BW
2 4 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (1.66%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.24%) SAP BI
3 3 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.41%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) LSMW
General
1 51 (21.16%) Finance
2 33 (13.69%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.56%) Retail
4 8 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.90%) General Ledger
6 6 (2.49%) German Language
7 5 (2.07%) Automotive
8 4 (1.66%) French Language
9 3 (1.24%) Swedish Language
9 3 (1.24%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.83%) Marketing
11 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Legal
11 1 (0.41%) Back Office
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Advertising
11 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (30.29%) Consultant
2 71 (29.46%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (24.90%) SAP Manager
4 43 (17.84%) Project Manager
5 32 (13.28%) SAP Project Manager
6 28 (11.62%) Analyst
7 19 (7.88%) Architect
8 15 (6.22%) SAP Architect
9 11 (4.56%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (4.15%) PMO Analyst
11 9 (3.73%) SAP Implementation Manager
11 9 (3.73%) Implementation Manager
11 9 (3.73%) Programme Manager
11 9 (3.73%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 8 (3.32%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.32%) Data Manager
12 8 (3.32%) SAP HCM Consultant
13 7 (2.90%) PMO Manager
13 7 (2.90%) Data Governance Manager
13 7 (2.90%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.32%) SAP XI
2 7 (2.90%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.83%) Middleware
3 2 (0.83%) SAP Basis
3 2 (0.83%) EDI
4 1 (0.41%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.41%) XML
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.41%) Mason
4 1 (0.41%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.39%) FMCG
2 8 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.66%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.66%) PMI
5 3 (1.24%) User Experience
6 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.83%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.41%) NHS
7 1 (0.41%) GIS
7 1 (0.41%) AS400
7 1 (0.41%) Tandem
7 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.49%) AIX
1 6 (2.49%) Linux
2 5 (2.07%) UNIX
3 4 (1.66%) Windows
3 4 (1.66%) Windows NT
3 4 (1.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.33%) Project Management
2 39 (16.18%) ERP
3 26 (10.79%) Migration
4 23 (9.54%) PRINCE2
5 16 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (6.22%) Data Migration
6 15 (6.22%) Business Transformation
7 14 (5.81%) Performance Management
8 13 (5.39%) Change Management
9 12 (4.98%) Validation
9 12 (4.98%) Integration Testing
10 11 (4.56%) Programme Management
11 10 (4.15%) Data Governance
12 9 (3.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (3.73%) Logistics
13 8 (3.32%) ETL
13 8 (3.32%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (3.32%) Data Validation
13 8 (3.32%) Procure-to-pay
14 7 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.81%) ABAP
2 3 (1.24%) Java
2 3 (1.24%) SQL
3 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (4.15%) Degree
2 8 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (3.32%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.07%) PMP
4 4 (1.66%) ISEB
4 4 (1.66%) SAP Certification
5 3 (1.24%) ACCA
5 3 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.83%) CIMA
7 1 (0.41%) VCP4
7 1 (0.41%) CISA
7 1 (0.41%) QiCA
7 1 (0.41%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.73%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.24%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 241 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (2.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.49%) VMware
4 5 (2.07%) Oracle
5 4 (1.66%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.41%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.41%) IBM
6 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.41%) Informatica
6 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.41%) Primavera
6 1 (0.41%) FrontRange
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