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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Implementation
Rank 487 408 390
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 124 197 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.47% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 103 91
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£544 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
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 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
44378 41654 38176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.75% 76.18% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28795 25786 23134
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1172 1177 1108
Average hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.82 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -82 107 £550 +22.22% 15
London -9 56 £650 +44.44% 5
East of England -4 9 £550 +18.91% 2
Brentford +9 8 £388 +14.81%
North West -16 8 £508 +13.98%
South West -5 7 £273 -28.52%
West Midlands -26 7 £433 -8.94%
City of London +3 5 £513 -35.93% 1
Cambridge -7 5 £550 -12.00%
Cambridgeshire -8 5 £550 -4.34%
South East -34 5 £550 +46.66% 1
Manchester -16 4 £525 +17.91%
Wiltshire - 4 £130 -
Swindon - 4 £130 -
Hampshire +3 3 £650 +108.00% 1
Yorkshire -21 3 £413 +3.77% 2
Cumbria - 3 - -
Warwickshire +4 2 - -
Bedfordshire +1 2 - - 1
East Midlands -11 2 £420 -4.54%
North East -27 2 £500 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £420 -
Birmingham +4 1 £475 +9.19%
Uxbridge +1 1 £513 -12.76%
Somerset 0 1 £338 +5.88%
Berkshire -1 1 £550 +46.66%
Midlands -3 1 £550 +10.00%
Coventry -8 1 £525 +5.00%
Essex -8 1 £250 -30.55%
Durham -10 1 - - 1

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 275 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (19.27%) ERP
3 52 (18.91%) Manufacturing
4 49 (17.82%) Finance
5 46 (16.73%) Retail
6 41 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (11.27%) Project Management
8 30 (10.91%) Change Management
9 26 (9.45%) Migration
9 26 (9.45%) Business Transformation
10 25 (9.09%) Data Migration
11 20 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (7.27%) ABAP
12 19 (6.91%) HP Quality Center
12 19 (6.91%) Test Management
13 18 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (6.18%) Integration Testing
15 16 (5.82%) SAP FI
16 15 (5.45%) Validation
16 15 (5.45%) SAP Basis
16 15 (5.45%) SAP PP
16 15 (5.45%) SAP BW
16 15 (5.45%) SAP HANA
17 14 (5.09%) Workflow
18 13 (4.73%) SAP FI/CO
18 13 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (4.73%) SAP CO
19 12 (4.36%) Logistics
19 12 (4.36%) Performance Testing
19 12 (4.36%) PRINCE2

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (3.27%) NetWeaver
2 8 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.73%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.36%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.91%) MS Office
3 6 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.45%) MS Project
5 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (5.82%) SAP FI
2 15 (5.45%) SAP PP
3 13 (4.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (4.73%) SAP CO
4 12 (4.36%) SAP HR
5 11 (4.00%) SAP SD
6 10 (3.64%) SAP ERP
7 9 (3.27%) SAP HCM
8 7 (2.55%) SAP WM
8 7 (2.55%) SAP Payroll
9 6 (2.18%) SAP MM
9 6 (2.18%) SAP EWM
10 5 (1.82%) SAP QM
10 5 (1.82%) SAP APO
11 4 (1.45%) SAP MDM
11 4 (1.45%) SAP Retail
11 4 (1.45%) SAP FSCM
12 3 (1.09%) SAP MRS
12 3 (1.09%) SAP BPC
12 3 (1.09%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.36%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (5.45%) SAP BW
2 15 (5.45%) SAP HANA
3 7 (2.55%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (2.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.82%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.36%) DB2
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.82%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.09%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.73%) LSMW
General
1 52 (18.91%) Manufacturing
2 49 (17.82%) Finance
3 46 (16.73%) Retail
4 12 (4.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.45%) Automotive
5 4 (1.45%) Banking
6 3 (1.09%) German Language
7 2 (0.73%) Bosnian Language
7 2 (0.73%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.73%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 73 (26.55%) Consultant
2 72 (26.18%) SAP Consultant
3 55 (20.00%) SAP Manager
4 34 (12.36%) Analyst
5 22 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 21 (7.64%) Project Manager
7 20 (7.27%) SAP Analyst
8 16 (5.82%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.45%) SAP Test Manager
10 13 (4.73%) Business Manager
10 13 (4.73%) Implementation Manager
11 12 (4.36%) SAP Business Analyst
12 11 (4.00%) Data Analyst
12 11 (4.00%) Architect
13 10 (3.64%) Programme Manager
14 9 (3.27%) Functional Consultant
14 9 (3.27%) SAP Project Manager
14 9 (3.27%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 9 (3.27%) SAP Architect
15 8 (2.91%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.45%) SAP Basis
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (0.73%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.73%) Middleware
3 1 (0.36%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.36%) SOAP
3 1 (0.36%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.91%) FMCG
3 4 (1.45%) User Experience
4 3 (1.09%) PMI
4 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.73%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.36%) Clustering
6 1 (0.36%) Tandem
6 1 (0.36%) Life Science
6 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.91%) Windows
2 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.73%) UNIX
3 2 (0.73%) VMS
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.27%) ERP
2 41 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (11.27%) Project Management
4 30 (10.91%) Change Management
5 26 (9.45%) Migration
5 26 (9.45%) Business Transformation
6 25 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 19 (6.91%) Test Management
8 18 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (6.18%) Integration Testing
10 15 (5.45%) Validation
11 14 (5.09%) Workflow
12 13 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (4.36%) PRINCE2
13 12 (4.36%) Logistics
13 12 (4.36%) Data Governance
13 12 (4.36%) Data Validation
13 12 (4.36%) Performance Testing
13 12 (4.36%) Test Strategy
13 12 (4.36%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.27%) ABAP
2 6 (2.18%) Java
3 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (4.36%) ACCA
2 10 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.82%) Degree
4 4 (1.45%) SAP Certification
4 4 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.09%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.73%) CISSP
7 1 (0.36%) PMP
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.64%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.73%) GxP
4 2 (0.73%) SLA
Systems Management
1 19 (6.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 275 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (3.64%) HP
3 8 (2.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.18%) Oracle
5 3 (1.09%) IBM
6 2 (0.73%) Informatica
7 1 (0.36%) OpenText
7 1 (0.36%) FrontRange
7 1 (0.36%) Software AG
7 1 (0.36%) Ariba
Southampton, Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
North East
Recruit121
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 19 days ago