The table below looks at the statistics for SAP IS-U skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP IS-U over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 609 590 579
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 38 76 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.86% 1.62% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 21
Median daily rate £481 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £333 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £499 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+17.35% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4403 4695 5423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.32% 8.09% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2625 3020
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 73 79
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.64 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £12.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP IS-U as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP IS-U Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP IS-U within the UK.

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP IS-U within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP IS-U
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP IS-U within the UK.

SAP IS-U Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP IS-U
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP IS-U within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 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 +2 36 £488 +7.73% 4
South East +15 10 £330 -5.71% 3
London -1 8 £481 +13.23% 1
West Yorkshire +15 5 £600 +33.33%
Yorkshire +13 5 £600 +33.33%
Leeds +7 5 £600 +33.33%
Surrey +8 4 - - 3
Staines -8 4 - - 3
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
Birmingham -6 3 £475 -
West Midlands -25 3 £475 -9.52%
Midlands -9 2 - -
Durham +4 1 £523 -
North East -28 1 £523 -
North West - 1 £550 -
South West - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £550 -
Middlesex - 1 £350 -
Swindon - 1 £400 -
Wales - 1 £475 -

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U.

1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 52 (40.63%) CRM
3 32 (25.00%) ABAP
4 31 (24.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (22.66%) Billing
6 28 (21.88%) SAP CRM
7 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (11.72%) Business Process Mapping
9 13 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 12 (9.38%) Conflict Management
11 10 (7.81%) People Management
12 9 (7.03%) Migration
13 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (6.25%) Finance
13 8 (6.25%) Middleware
13 8 (6.25%) Data Modelling
14 7 (5.47%) ERP
14 7 (5.47%) Project Management
14 7 (5.47%) Validation
14 7 (5.47%) Dutch Language
14 7 (5.47%) Smart Meter
15 6 (4.69%) French Language
15 6 (4.69%) ETL
16 5 (3.91%) SOA
16 5 (3.91%) Retail
16 5 (3.91%) LSMW
16 5 (3.91%) SAP ERP
16 5 (3.91%) Data Migration
17 4 (3.13%) Web Development

SAP IS-U
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 3 (2.34%) NetWeaver
1 3 (2.34%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 28 (21.88%) SAP CRM
2 12 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (3.91%) SAP ERP
4 4 (3.13%) SAP PM
4 4 (3.13%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.34%) SAP CS
5 3 (2.34%) SAP R/3
5 3 (2.34%) StreamServe
6 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.78%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.78%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.78%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (3.13%) GIS
2 3 (2.34%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.56%) DataStage
3 2 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.78%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) LSMW
General
1 29 (22.66%) Billing
2 8 (6.25%) Finance
3 7 (5.47%) Dutch Language
4 6 (4.69%) French Language
5 5 (3.91%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (50.78%) Consultant
2 64 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (46.88%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 18 (14.06%) CRM Consultant
4 18 (14.06%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 13 (10.16%) Billing Consultant
5 13 (10.16%) Trainer
6 12 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 11 (8.59%) Analyst
7 11 (8.59%) Architect
8 9 (7.03%) IT Trainer
8 9 (7.03%) SAP Manager
8 9 (7.03%) SAP Project Manager
9 6 (4.69%) Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Functional Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) SAP Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) SAP Trainer
10 5 (3.91%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.91%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) Middleware
2 3 (2.34%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (2.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) BAPI
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.78%) SAP BSP
3 1 (0.78%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Smart Meter
3 4 (3.13%) SCADA
4 2 (1.56%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) PMI
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.63%) CRM
2 31 (24.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (11.72%) Business Process Mapping
4 13 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.38%) Conflict Management
6 10 (7.81%) People Management
7 9 (7.03%) Migration
8 8 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.47%) ERP
9 7 (5.47%) Project Management
9 7 (5.47%) Validation
10 6 (4.69%) ETL
11 5 (3.91%) Data Migration
11 5 (3.91%) SOA
12 4 (3.13%) Information Security
12 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.13%) Regression Testing
12 4 (3.13%) Web Development
12 4 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (1.56%) SQL
3 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.56%) Degree
1 2 (1.56%) MBA
2 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.78%) SEPA
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle
3 3 (2.34%) HP
3 3 (2.34%) OpenText
4 2 (1.56%) IBM
4 2 (1.56%) Informatica