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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Implementation
Rank 430 416 458
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +42
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 185 172 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 76 55
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£450 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £389 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £461 £488
% change year-on-year
-13.27% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00

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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -3 171 £450 -7.69% 28
London -2 53 £475 -7.36% 7
West Midlands +7 39 £500 +8.10% 5
South West -13 33 £315 - 2
Coventry +21 31 £500 -13.04% 1
South East +1 20 £400 -8.57% 6
East of England -24 12 £574 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 11 £575 - 1
Bristol - 8 - -
Berkshire - 7 £388 - 1
Cambridge 0 6 £638 - 1
North East -29 5 £550 -
City of London +9 4 £500 -0.09% 1
Birmingham -1 4 £460 +16.45% 3
North West -5 4 £445 -8.66% 6
Hampshire -10 4 £400 -33.33% 4
Manchester -11 3 £445 +4.76% 5
Tyne and Wear -31 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 3 - -
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Uxbridge -7 1 - -
Hertfordshire -23 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £250 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Farnborough - - - - 4
Scotland - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 377 (100.00%) SAP
2 77 (20.42%) Finance
3 63 (16.71%) Project Management
4 52 (13.79%) Manufacturing
5 45 (11.94%) Migration
6 42 (11.14%) Change Management
7 37 (9.81%) ERP
8 35 (9.28%) SAP FI
8 35 (9.28%) Logistics
9 34 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (9.02%) Business Transformation
10 33 (8.75%) PRINCE2
11 32 (8.49%) SAP CO
12 31 (8.22%) SAP FI/CO
13 30 (7.96%) SAP SD
13 30 (7.96%) Data Migration
14 29 (7.69%) FMCG
15 22 (5.84%) Change Control
16 21 (5.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 20 (5.31%) Integration Testing
18 19 (5.04%) QA
19 18 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
20 17 (4.51%) SAP BW
20 17 (4.51%) Automotive
21 16 (4.24%) CRM
21 16 (4.24%) SAP HCM
21 16 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
22 15 (3.98%) Procure-to-pay
23 14 (3.71%) MS Excel
23 14 (3.71%) Oracle

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (1.59%) NetWeaver
2 5 (1.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.33%) SAP Portal
3 4 (1.06%) SAS
3 4 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.27%) MTS
4 1 (0.27%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (1.86%) MS Project
2 7 (1.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (9.28%) SAP FI
2 32 (8.49%) SAP CO
3 31 (8.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 30 (7.96%) SAP SD
5 16 (4.24%) SAP HCM
6 14 (3.71%) SAP HR
7 13 (3.45%) SAP PP
8 12 (3.18%) SAP MM
9 9 (2.39%) SAP PM
10 8 (2.12%) SAP EWM
11 7 (1.86%) SAP QM
11 7 (1.86%) SAP SRM
11 7 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (1.86%) SAP APO
12 5 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (1.33%) SAP WM
12 5 (1.33%) SAP ERP
12 5 (1.33%) SAP GRC
13 4 (1.06%) SAP MRS
13 4 (1.06%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.53%) Force.com
1 2 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.51%) SAP BW
2 8 (2.12%) SAP HANA
3 3 (0.80%) SAP BI
4 2 (0.53%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (0.53%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (0.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (0.53%) DB2
4 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) LSMW
General
1 77 (20.42%) Finance
2 52 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.51%) Automotive
4 8 (2.12%) Retail
5 4 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.06%) Back Office
5 4 (1.06%) Marketing
5 4 (1.06%) Billing
6 3 (0.80%) Banking
6 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) French Language
8 1 (0.27%) German Language
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 90 (23.87%) Consultant
2 85 (22.55%) SAP Manager
3 75 (19.89%) SAP Consultant
4 57 (15.12%) Project Manager
5 51 (13.53%) Analyst
6 32 (8.49%) SAP Project Manager
7 30 (7.96%) SAP Analyst
8 20 (5.31%) Business Analyst
9 15 (3.98%) SAP Business Analyst
10 12 (3.18%) Trainer
10 12 (3.18%) SAP Trainer
11 11 (2.92%) Change Manager
11 11 (2.92%) Developer
11 11 (2.92%) Architect
11 11 (2.92%) PMO Analyst
12 9 (2.39%) SAP Developer
12 9 (2.39%) SAP Architect
12 9 (2.39%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.39%) Test Manager
13 8 (2.12%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.92%) SAP Basis
2 10 (2.65%) SAP XI
3 8 (2.12%) SAP PI
4 5 (1.33%) Middleware
5 4 (1.06%) EDI
6 2 (0.53%) Mason
6 2 (0.53%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.27%) SAML
7 1 (0.27%) XML
7 1 (0.27%) HTML
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (0.27%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.69%) FMCG
2 13 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.39%) User Experience
4 5 (1.33%) Life Science
4 5 (1.33%) PMI
5 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.53%) Economics
6 1 (0.27%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.27%) Handset
6 1 (0.27%) AS400
6 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.27%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.06%) AIX
2 2 (0.53%) Linux
3 1 (0.27%) VMS
3 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.27%) UNIX
3 1 (0.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.71%) Project Management
2 45 (11.94%) Migration
3 42 (11.14%) Change Management
4 37 (9.81%) ERP
5 35 (9.28%) Logistics
6 34 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (9.02%) Business Transformation
7 33 (8.75%) PRINCE2
8 30 (7.96%) Data Migration
9 22 (5.84%) Change Control
10 21 (5.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 20 (5.31%) Integration Testing
12 18 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (4.24%) CRM
13 16 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (3.98%) Procure-to-pay
15 11 (2.92%) Programme Management
16 10 (2.65%) Quality Management
17 9 (2.39%) Data Management
17 9 (2.39%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.92%) ABAP
2 8 (2.12%) VBA
3 5 (1.33%) VB
3 5 (1.33%) C
4 4 (1.06%) Java
5 3 (0.80%) SQL
6 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (2.65%) SAP Certification
2 8 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (2.12%) Degree
3 6 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.33%) ISEB
4 5 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.53%) CIMA
5 2 (0.53%) MBA
6 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.04%) QA
2 4 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.27%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 377 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (3.71%) Oracle
3 10 (2.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.06%) IBM
4 4 (1.06%) DataFlux
5 3 (0.80%) VMware
5 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.53%) ReadSoft
6 2 (0.53%) Open Text
6 2 (0.53%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.53%) Cognos
6 2 (0.53%) HP
6 2 (0.53%) Citrix
6 2 (0.53%) Casewise
7 1 (0.27%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.27%) Teradata
7 1 (0.27%) Ariba
7 1 (0.27%) Informatica
7 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco
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