The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Implementation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Implementation over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Implementation
Rank 542 492 424
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -68
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 106 135 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 83 92
Median daily rate £450 £500 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.82 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.82 - -

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
44047 42983 40920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.94% 79.21% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27209 25852
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1023 1223 1213
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +2.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £48.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

SAP Implementation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP Implementation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Implementation within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SAP Implementation Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Implementation within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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 -35 97 £450 -10.00% 19
London -36 30 £425 -22.72% 4
West Midlands +3 18 £563 +16.58% 2
Coventry +10 14 - -
South East -6 9 £550 +15.78% 1
South West -7 8 £551 +49.28% 2
East Midlands +15 7 £519 +23.51%
North West -37 5 £375 -20.21% 3
East of England +5 4 £675 +42.10% 5
Yorkshire - 4 £433 -
Surrey - 4 £575 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £400 -
Northampton - 4 £400 -
Somerset +10 3 £551 +46.80% 1
Hertfordshire +6 3 - -
Berkshire -3 3 £488 - 1
Manchester -25 3 £375 -23.07% 3
West Yorkshire - 3 £441 -
City of London +39 2 £390 -23.90%
Taunton +19 2 £551 +46.80%
Hampshire +1 2 £625 -1.96%
Brentford -1 2 - -
Bristol -6 2 £550 +69.23%
Weybridge - 2 £575 -
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £675 +22.72% 4
Cambridge +2 1 £675 +22.72% 2
Nottinghamshire -1 1 - -
Birmingham -3 1 £550 +13.98% 2
Glasgow -4 1 - -
Cheshire -7 1 £575 +36.90%

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 207 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (25.60%) Finance
3 37 (17.87%) Migration
4 30 (14.49%) Project Management
5 29 (14.01%) Data Migration
6 25 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (12.08%) SAP HANA
7 24 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (11.11%) ERP
9 21 (10.14%) SAP BW
10 19 (9.18%) SAP Basis
10 19 (9.18%) Retail
11 18 (8.70%) SAP CO
11 18 (8.70%) SAP FI
11 18 (8.70%) ABAP
11 18 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
11 18 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (8.21%) Change Management
12 17 (8.21%) Manufacturing
13 16 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (7.25%) Workflow
14 15 (7.25%) Java
14 15 (7.25%) CRM
15 14 (6.76%) SAP HR
16 13 (6.28%) NetWeaver
16 13 (6.28%) Procure-to-Pay
17 12 (5.80%) Order to Cash
17 12 (5.80%) SAP SD
17 12 (5.80%) PRINCE2

SAP Implementation
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.28%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.97%) Apache
2 2 (0.97%) SAP Portal
2 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.45%) MS Office
2 2 (0.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.70%) SAP CO
1 18 (8.70%) SAP FI
1 18 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (6.76%) SAP HR
3 12 (5.80%) SAP SD
4 11 (5.31%) SAP SRM
5 9 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (4.35%) SAP Payroll
6 7 (3.38%) SAP MM
7 6 (2.90%) SAP BPC
7 6 (2.90%) SAP ERP
7 6 (2.90%) SAP Retail
8 5 (2.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 5 (2.42%) SAP MDM
8 5 (2.42%) SAP PM
9 4 (1.93%) SAP SCM
10 3 (1.45%) SAP IS-U
11 2 (0.97%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.97%) SAP FSCM
11 2 (0.97%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.45%) Converged Networks
1 3 (1.45%) SAN
2 2 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.08%) SAP HANA
2 21 (10.14%) SAP BW
3 8 (3.86%) SAP BI
4 6 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.90%) DB2
5 4 (1.93%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.97%) Big Data
7 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.97%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.42%) LSMW
2 2 (0.97%) NWDI
2 2 (0.97%) NWDS
3 1 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 53 (25.60%) Finance
2 19 (9.18%) Retail
3 18 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (8.21%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.31%) Billing
6 8 (3.86%) Legal
7 7 (3.38%) Marketing
8 6 (2.90%) Automotive
9 4 (1.93%) Banking
10 3 (1.45%) Electronics
10 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.97%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.97%) Local Government
11 2 (0.97%) Publishing
12 1 (0.48%) Advertising
12 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (28.02%) Consultant
2 50 (24.15%) SAP Manager
3 49 (23.67%) SAP Consultant
4 35 (16.91%) Analyst
5 31 (14.98%) SAP Analyst
6 26 (12.56%) Project Manager
7 24 (11.59%) SAP Project Manager
8 15 (7.25%) Architect
8 15 (7.25%) Programme Manager
9 14 (6.76%) SAP Programme Manager
10 12 (5.80%) SAP Architect
11 10 (4.83%) Business Analyst
12 9 (4.35%) HR Analyst
12 9 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
12 9 (4.35%) SAP HR Analyst
12 9 (4.35%) SAP Implementation Manager
12 9 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.35%) Test Manager
13 8 (3.86%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.86%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.18%) SAP Basis
2 6 (2.90%) SAP XI
3 5 (2.42%) Middleware
4 4 (1.93%) SAP PI
5 3 (1.45%) BAPI
5 3 (1.45%) J2EE
5 3 (1.45%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (1.45%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (0.97%) XML
7 1 (0.48%) .NET
7 1 (0.48%) EDI
7 1 (0.48%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.38%) FMCG
2 7 (3.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.93%) PMI
4 2 (0.97%) Clustering
4 2 (0.97%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.97%) Life Science
5 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.48%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.90%) AIX
1 6 (2.90%) Windows
2 5 (2.42%) Linux
3 3 (1.45%) VMS
3 3 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.87%) Migration
2 30 (14.49%) Project Management
3 29 (14.01%) Data Migration
4 25 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (11.11%) ERP
6 17 (8.21%) Change Management
7 16 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (7.25%) CRM
8 15 (7.25%) Workflow
9 13 (6.28%) Procure-to-Pay
10 12 (5.80%) Logistics
10 12 (5.80%) Order to Cash
10 12 (5.80%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.83%) Record to Report
11 10 (4.83%) Test Scripting
12 9 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (4.35%) Test Management
13 7 (3.38%) BCP
13 7 (3.38%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.70%) ABAP
2 15 (7.25%) Java
3 5 (2.42%) C#
4 4 (1.93%) SQL
5 2 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (4.35%) Degree
1 9 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 6 (2.90%) SAP Certification
3 5 (2.42%) PMP
4 3 (1.45%) ACCA
4 3 (1.45%) CIMA
5 2 (0.97%) CCA
5 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) CISA
6 1 (0.48%) CISM
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.45%) GxP
3 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 207 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (3.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.38%) Oracle
3 6 (2.90%) hybris
4 5 (2.42%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.93%) HP
5 4 (1.93%) OpenText
5 4 (1.93%) VMware
6 2 (0.97%) Ariba
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