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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Implementation
Rank 428 381 375
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 174 194 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.50% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 82 83
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £623 £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
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 March 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 March 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 -26 158 £500 +3.09% 27
London -29 53 £450 -11.98% 9
East of England +28 28 £540 +1.64%
North West -7 20 £450 - 3
South West -9 13 £413 -17.50% 3
Manchester -10 13 £450 - 3
West Midlands -14 13 £513 +20.58% 8
Hertfordshire +10 8 £575 -28.12%
South East -46 8 £550 +20.21% 5
Somerset - 7 £413 - 3
Hertford - 6 £575 -
North East - 6 £800 -
Yorkshire -11 5 £475 +57.80% 3
East Midlands - 5 £400 -
Scotland - 5 £515 -
Coventry 0 4 £525 +8.24% 1
Glasgow - 4 £515 -
Leicester - 4 £400 -
Cheshire - 4 £420 -
Leicestershire - 4 £400 -
City of London +4 3 £450 +1.40% 1
Berkshire -17 3 £550 +25.00%
West Yorkshire - 3 £475 - 2
Reading +1 2 £563 -
Midlands -5 2 - -
Hampshire -10 2 £550 - 5
Watford +9 1 £360 -55.00%
Surrey +3 1 £300 -36.84%
Birmingham -13 1 £550 - 7
Lancashire - 1 - -

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 263 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (21.67%) Finance
3 50 (19.01%) Project Management
4 48 (18.25%) ERP
5 34 (12.93%) Manufacturing
6 25 (9.51%) Migration
6 25 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (8.75%) PRINCE2
8 22 (8.37%) SAP FI
8 22 (8.37%) SuccessFactors
9 21 (7.98%) ABAP
9 21 (7.98%) Integration Testing
10 19 (7.22%) SAP HCM
10 19 (7.22%) SAP CO
10 19 (7.22%) SAP FI/CO
10 19 (7.22%) Data Migration
11 17 (6.46%) Change Management
12 15 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (5.70%) Performance Management
12 15 (5.70%) Business Transformation
13 14 (5.32%) SAP ERP
13 14 (5.32%) Retail
14 13 (4.94%) Validation
14 13 (4.94%) Business Objects
14 13 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (4.56%) SAP BW
15 12 (4.56%) SAP HR
16 11 (4.18%) Programme Management
16 11 (4.18%) SAP Basis
16 11 (4.18%) Stakeholder Engagement

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (2.66%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.14%) MS Project Server
2 3 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.04%) MS Office
2 6 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.28%) MS Project
3 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (8.37%) SAP FI
2 19 (7.22%) SAP CO
2 19 (7.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 19 (7.22%) SAP HCM
3 14 (5.32%) SAP ERP
4 12 (4.56%) SAP HR
5 9 (3.42%) SAP SD
5 9 (3.42%) SAP PP
6 7 (2.66%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (2.28%) SAP MM
7 6 (2.28%) SAP EWM
8 5 (1.90%) SAP APO
8 5 (1.90%) SAP WM
8 5 (1.90%) SAP PM
8 5 (1.90%) SAP QM
8 5 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (1.52%) SAP BPC
9 4 (1.52%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (0.76%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.37%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) HTTP
1 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.38%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (4.56%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.66%) SAP HANA
4 5 (1.90%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.14%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.76%) LSMW
General
1 57 (21.67%) Finance
2 34 (12.93%) Manufacturing
3 14 (5.32%) Retail
4 10 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.28%) German Language
6 5 (1.90%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.52%) French Language
7 4 (1.52%) Automotive
8 3 (1.14%) Swedish Language
8 3 (1.14%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.76%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (29.28%) Consultant
2 76 (28.90%) SAP Consultant
3 74 (28.14%) SAP Manager
4 42 (15.97%) Project Manager
5 33 (12.55%) Analyst
6 30 (11.41%) SAP Project Manager
7 21 (7.98%) SAP Analyst
8 13 (4.94%) Architect
9 11 (4.18%) Programme Manager
9 11 (4.18%) SAP Architect
9 11 (4.18%) PMO Manager
10 10 (3.80%) SAP Implementation Manager
10 10 (3.80%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.80%) Test Manager
10 10 (3.80%) Implementation Manager
11 9 (3.42%) SAP Business Analyst
11 9 (3.42%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 9 (3.42%) Functional Consultant
11 9 (3.42%) SAP HCM Consultant
12 8 (3.04%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.18%) SAP Basis
2 3 (1.14%) EDI
3 2 (0.76%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.38%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.38%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.38%) Web Services
4 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.18%) FMCG
2 9 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.14%) PMI
5 3 (1.14%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.38%) User Experience
6 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.38%) NHS
6 1 (0.38%) GIS
6 1 (0.38%) Tandem
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.42%) Windows
2 6 (2.28%) AIX
2 6 (2.28%) Linux
3 5 (1.90%) UNIX
3 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.52%) Windows NT
4 4 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (19.01%) Project Management
2 48 (18.25%) ERP
3 25 (9.51%) Migration
3 25 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (8.75%) PRINCE2
5 21 (7.98%) Integration Testing
6 19 (7.22%) Data Migration
7 17 (6.46%) Change Management
8 15 (5.70%) Performance Management
8 15 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (5.70%) Business Transformation
9 13 (4.94%) Validation
10 11 (4.18%) Programme Management
10 11 (4.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (3.80%) Logistics
11 10 (3.80%) Workflow
11 10 (3.80%) Data Governance
11 10 (3.80%) Test Strategy
12 9 (3.42%) Regression Testing
12 9 (3.42%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.98%) ABAP
2 6 (2.28%) Java
3 2 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (2.66%) Degree
2 7 (2.66%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.28%) ACCA
4 5 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.90%) PMP
5 4 (1.52%) ISEB
6 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.76%) CIMA
7 2 (0.76%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) CISSP
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CISA
8 1 (0.38%) QiCA
8 1 (0.38%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.04%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 263 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (4.94%) Business Objects
3 6 (2.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.28%) VMware
4 5 (1.90%) Oracle
5 2 (0.76%) HP
5 2 (0.76%) Informatica
6 1 (0.38%) Primavera
6 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.38%) IBM
6 1 (0.38%) FrontRange
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