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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Implementation
Rank 520 486 428
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -58
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 106 126 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 69 65
Average daily rate £500 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £540 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +13.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £82.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £82.00 -
% change year-on-year
-70.73% -

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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
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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -22 93 £500 -3.38% 14
London -8 27 £450 -10.00% 2
North West +5 26 £750 +25.00% 3
Manchester +1 17 £400 - 2
South East +20 10 £450 -18.18% 5
Yorkshire -16 8 £581 +5.20%
West Midlands -16 8 £450 -21.73%
West Yorkshire -4 7 £563 +50.00%
South West +7 6 £500 +2.56% 1
Merseyside - 5 - -
Wirral - 5 - -
Berkshire +10 4 £588 +4.44%
Brentford +6 4 £438 +9.37%
Warwickshire +5 4 £450 -
Leeds - 4 £525 -
City of London +31 3 £405 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire +1 3 - - 1
Cheshire -4 3 £1,025 - 1
Cambridge -6 3 - - 1
East of England -14 3 - - 2
Bradford - 3 £600 -
Hampshire +5 2 - -
South Coast - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £450 -
Bristol - 2 £600 -
Macclesfield - 2 £1,050 -
Bracknell - 2 £588 -
Nuneaton +3 1 - -
Birmingham -2 1 - -
Scotland -4 1 £500 -11.50% 1

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 182 (100.00%) SAP
2 36 (19.78%) Finance
3 32 (17.58%) ERP
4 30 (16.48%) Migration
4 30 (16.48%) Manufacturing
5 28 (15.38%) SAP BW
6 25 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (10.99%) SAP FI
9 19 (10.44%) Project Management
9 19 (10.44%) ABAP
10 18 (9.89%) SAP Basis
10 18 (9.89%) SAP FI/CO
10 18 (9.89%) SAP CO
10 18 (9.89%) SAP HANA
11 17 (9.34%) Data Migration
11 17 (9.34%) Java
12 16 (8.79%) SAP HR
12 16 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (8.79%) Procure-to-pay
13 15 (8.24%) NetWeaver
14 14 (7.69%) Workflow
15 12 (6.59%) PMI Certification
15 12 (6.59%) PRINCE2
15 12 (6.59%) Change Management
15 12 (6.59%) SAP SRM
15 12 (6.59%) Retail
16 11 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (5.49%) SAP BPC
17 10 (5.49%) Windows

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (8.24%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) MS Project
3 3 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (10.99%) SAP FI
2 18 (9.89%) SAP CO
2 18 (9.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 16 (8.79%) SAP HR
4 12 (6.59%) SAP SRM
5 10 (5.49%) SAP BPC
6 9 (4.95%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (3.30%) SAP PM
8 5 (2.75%) SAP MDM
8 5 (2.75%) SAP MM
8 5 (2.75%) SAP SD
9 4 (2.20%) SAP ERP
9 4 (2.20%) SAP PP
10 3 (1.65%) SAP APO
10 3 (1.65%) SAP IS-U
10 3 (1.65%) SAP WM
11 2 (1.10%) SAP Business One
11 2 (1.10%) SAP GRC
11 2 (1.10%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.10%) IaaS
2 2 (1.10%) PaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.65%) Converged Networks
1 3 (1.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.38%) SAP BW
2 18 (9.89%) SAP HANA
3 8 (4.40%) SAP BI
4 6 (3.30%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.75%) DB2
6 3 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.65%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.10%) Big Data
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Subversion
1 1 (0.55%) Toad
General
1 36 (19.78%) Finance
2 30 (16.48%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.59%) Retail
4 8 (4.40%) Automotive
5 7 (3.85%) Banking
6 6 (3.30%) General Ledger
6 6 (3.30%) Legal
7 3 (1.65%) Marketing
7 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.10%) Billing
8 2 (1.10%) Electronics
8 2 (1.10%) Local Government
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.55%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (28.57%) Consultant
2 48 (26.37%) SAP Consultant
3 40 (21.98%) SAP Manager
4 34 (18.68%) Analyst
5 32 (17.58%) Project Manager
6 31 (17.03%) SAP Analyst
7 28 (15.38%) SAP Project Manager
8 13 (7.14%) Architect
9 10 (5.49%) Functional Consultant
9 10 (5.49%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 9 (4.95%) SAP Architect
11 8 (4.40%) HR Analyst
11 8 (4.40%) Programme Manager
11 8 (4.40%) SAP HR Analyst
11 8 (4.40%) SAP Programme Manager
12 7 (3.85%) Implementation Manager
12 7 (3.85%) SAP Implementation Manager
13 6 (3.30%) Change Manager
13 6 (3.30%) SAP Change Manager
13 6 (3.30%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.89%) SAP Basis
2 5 (2.75%) SAP XI
3 4 (2.20%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (1.65%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.10%) Middleware
5 2 (1.10%) Web Services
6 1 (0.55%) BAPI
6 1 (0.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.95%) PMI
3 8 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.30%) FMCG
5 3 (1.65%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.10%) Clustering
6 2 (1.10%) Life Science
6 2 (1.10%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.49%) Windows
2 5 (2.75%) Linux
2 5 (2.75%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.20%) AIX
4 3 (1.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.58%) ERP
2 30 (16.48%) Migration
3 25 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (10.44%) Project Management
5 17 (9.34%) Data Migration
6 16 (8.79%) Procure-to-pay
6 16 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (7.69%) Workflow
8 12 (6.59%) Change Management
8 12 (6.59%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (4.40%) CRM
10 8 (4.40%) ITIL
10 8 (4.40%) Test Scripting
11 7 (3.85%) Data Management
12 6 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.75%) Business Analysis
13 5 (2.75%) Data Cleansing
13 5 (2.75%) Document Management
13 5 (2.75%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.44%) ABAP
2 17 (9.34%) Java
3 5 (2.75%) C#
4 2 (1.10%) SQL
5 1 (0.55%) OpenEdge ABL
5 1 (0.55%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 12 (6.59%) PMI Certification
2 7 (3.85%) Degree
3 5 (2.75%) PMP
3 5 (2.75%) SAP Certification
4 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) CCA
6 1 (0.55%) CISA
6 1 (0.55%) CISM
6 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 182 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.85%) HP
4 6 (3.30%) VMware
5 5 (2.75%) OpenText
5 5 (2.75%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.20%) Oracle
7 1 (0.55%) hybris
7 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.55%) PTC
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