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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Implementation
Rank 501 429 409
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 125 191 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.45% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 107 83
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£536 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £463
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -11.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -

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
45650 42374 39473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.94% 76.20% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29733 26205 24236
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1234 1151 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Implementation within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -76 105 £535 +18.88% 15
London +2 46 £650 +44.44% 1
North West -23 13 £450 +1.06%
East of England +1 8 £544 +47.95% 5
Yorkshire -22 8 £413 - 1
South West -28 7 £273 -11.52% 1
West Midlands -33 7 £350 -30.00%
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £544 +29.46%
Cumbria - 6 - -
Cambridge -4 5 £538 -14.00%
West Yorkshire -18 5 £388 -
Brentford +4 4 £420 -23.63%
City of London +3 4 £513 +34.25%
Wiltshire -4 4 £130 -55.93%
Cheshire -5 4 £493 -
Swindon -8 4 £130 -54.38%
Warrington - 4 £493 -
Warwickshire +4 3 - -
Manchester -19 3 £438 -1.74%
South East -33 3 £556 +48.33% 2
Hampshire -8 2 £650 +108.00%
North East -27 2 £500 - 1
Coventry -28 2 £438 -12.50%
Atherstone - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Uxbridge +5 1 £513 -
Midlands +2 1 £550 +10.00%
Somerset 0 1 £338 +22.72%
Berkshire -11 1 £463 +23.33% 2
Durham - 1 - - 1

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 260 (100.00%) SAP
2 56 (21.54%) ERP
3 54 (20.77%) Manufacturing
3 54 (20.77%) Retail
4 46 (17.69%) Finance
5 39 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (13.46%) Change Management
7 31 (11.92%) Migration
8 30 (11.54%) ABAP
9 25 (9.62%) Business Transformation
10 24 (9.23%) Data Migration
11 22 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
12 21 (8.08%) Test Management
12 21 (8.08%) Project Management
13 20 (7.69%) SAP Basis
14 19 (7.31%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (6.92%) SAP PP
16 17 (6.54%) SAP FI
16 17 (6.54%) SAP HANA
17 16 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (6.15%) SAP BW
17 16 (6.15%) Workflow
18 14 (5.38%) SAP FI/CO
18 14 (5.38%) NetWeaver
18 14 (5.38%) Integration Testing
18 14 (5.38%) QA
18 14 (5.38%) Security Cleared
18 14 (5.38%) SAP CO
19 13 (5.00%) HP
19 13 (5.00%) ACCA

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (5.38%) NetWeaver
2 7 (2.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.77%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (3.46%) MS Office
1 9 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (6.92%) SAP PP
2 17 (6.54%) SAP FI
3 14 (5.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (5.38%) SAP CO
4 12 (4.62%) SAP HR
5 11 (4.23%) SAP SD
6 9 (3.46%) SAP ERP
7 7 (2.69%) SAP Payroll
7 7 (2.69%) SAP Retail
8 6 (2.31%) SAP QM
8 6 (2.31%) SAP MM
9 5 (1.92%) SAP WM
9 5 (1.92%) SAP BPC
10 4 (1.54%) SAP FSCM
11 3 (1.15%) SAP MRS
11 3 (1.15%) SAP EWM
11 3 (1.15%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.15%) SAP APO
11 3 (1.15%) SAP MDM
12 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.31%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (6.54%) SAP HANA
3 16 (6.15%) SAP BW
4 12 (4.62%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (1.54%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.38%) DB2
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.92%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.15%) LSMW
2 3 (1.15%) TestDirector
General
1 54 (20.77%) Manufacturing
1 54 (20.77%) Retail
2 46 (17.69%) Finance
3 12 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.54%) Banking
5 2 (0.77%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.77%) Bosnian Language
5 2 (0.77%) German Language
5 2 (0.77%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.38%) Greek Language
6 1 (0.38%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (25.00%) Consultant
2 64 (24.62%) SAP Consultant
3 49 (18.85%) SAP Manager
4 34 (13.08%) Analyst
5 25 (9.62%) Test Manager
6 22 (8.46%) SAP Analyst
7 20 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 17 (6.54%) SAP Test Manager
9 16 (6.15%) Business Analyst
10 13 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
10 13 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
11 12 (4.62%) Architect
12 11 (4.23%) SAP Project Manager
12 11 (4.23%) Business Manager
13 10 (3.85%) SAP Architect
13 10 (3.85%) SAP Basis Consultant
14 8 (3.08%) Data Analyst
14 8 (3.08%) Programme Manager
14 8 (3.08%) Functional Consultant
14 8 (3.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.69%) SAP Basis
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (0.77%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.77%) Middleware
3 1 (0.38%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.38%) SOAP
3 1 (0.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.92%) FMCG
2 5 (1.92%) User Experience
3 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.15%) Life Science
4 3 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (0.77%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.00%) Windows
2 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.77%) UNIX
4 1 (0.38%) Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.54%) ERP
2 39 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (13.46%) Change Management
4 31 (11.92%) Migration
5 25 (9.62%) Business Transformation
6 24 (9.23%) Data Migration
7 21 (8.08%) Test Management
7 21 (8.08%) Project Management
8 16 (6.15%) Workflow
8 16 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (5.38%) Integration Testing
10 12 (4.62%) Performance Testing
10 12 (4.62%) Test Scripting
10 12 (4.62%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (4.23%) Logistics
11 11 (4.23%) Test Strategy
12 10 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.54%) ABAP
2 11 (4.23%) Java
3 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.00%) ACCA
3 8 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.31%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.31%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.92%) Degree
6 2 (0.77%) CISSP
6 2 (0.77%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.38%) QA
2 4 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.77%) GxP
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 22 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 260 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (5.00%) HP
3 9 (3.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.31%) Oracle
4 6 (2.31%) IBM
5 2 (0.77%) Informatica
5 2 (0.77%) OpenText
6 1 (0.38%) hybris
6 1 (0.38%) Software AG
6 1 (0.38%) Ariba
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