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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 591 588 522
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -66
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 36 49 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.090% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.84% 1.07% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 38
Median daily rate £520 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £423 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £540 £463 £525
% change year-on-year
+16.75% -11.90%
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
4310 4567 5233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.59% 8.35% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2696 2567 3062
Median daily rate £450 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 84 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £52.47 £77.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-41.02% +81.39%

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 5 December 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 18 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 5 December 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 -14 27 £500 +8.10% 1
Yorkshire +16 7 £540 +13.68%
Leeds +16 7 £540 +18.35%
West Yorkshire +14 7 £540 +13.68%
South East +14 7 £375 - 1
London -8 7 £500 +17.64%
Scotland +13 6 £550 +29.41%
Glasgow +10 6 £550 +29.41%
Reading - 4 £375 - 1
Berkshire - 4 £375 - 1
Surrey +22 3 - -
Staines -2 3 - -
West Midlands -17 2 £500 +19.04%
Birmingham - 2 £500 -
North West +7 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 1 £300 -42.85%
Tyne and Wear -40 1 £300 -42.85%
North East -42 1 £300 -44.82%

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (48.84%) CRM
3 27 (31.40%) Billing
4 21 (24.42%) SAP CRM
5 18 (20.93%) ABAP
6 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.14%) Middleware
7 7 (8.14%) Project Management
8 6 (6.98%) Oracle
8 6 (6.98%) Finance
8 6 (6.98%) Dutch Language
8 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (5.81%) French Language
9 5 (5.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (5.81%) Smart Meter
9 5 (5.81%) Migration
9 5 (5.81%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.65%) GIS
10 4 (4.65%) Information Security
10 4 (4.65%) SAP PM
10 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.65%) SOA
10 4 (4.65%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.65%) Web Development
10 4 (4.65%) SCADA
10 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.65%) LSMW
11 3 (3.49%) Retail
11 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (3.49%) SAP ERP

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 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 21 (24.42%) SAP CRM
2 5 (5.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (4.65%) SAP PM
4 3 (3.49%) SAP CS
4 3 (3.49%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.33%) SAP FI-CA
5 2 (2.33%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.16%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.16%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.16%) StreamServe
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) GIS
2 1 (1.16%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) LSMW
General
1 27 (31.40%) Billing
2 6 (6.98%) Dutch Language
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) French Language
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Consultant
1 40 (46.51%) SAP Consultant
2 38 (44.19%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 12 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 10 (11.63%) Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) SAP Manager
5 9 (10.47%) SAP Project Manager
6 8 (9.30%) Functional Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Architect
7 6 (6.98%) Billing Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) SAP Architect
7 6 (6.98%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) SAP Test Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) Middleware
2 2 (2.33%) .NET
2 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.33%) OAuth
2 2 (2.33%) OpenID
3 1 (1.16%) BAPI
3 1 (1.16%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.16%) SAP BSP
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Smart Meter
3 4 (4.65%) SCADA
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) PMI
5 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) CRM
2 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (8.14%) Project Management
4 5 (5.81%) Migration
4 5 (5.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (4.65%) Information Security
5 4 (4.65%) Integration Testing
5 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.65%) SOA
5 4 (4.65%) Web Development
6 3 (3.49%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (3.49%) Change Management
6 3 (3.49%) Data Modelling
6 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.49%) ERP
6 3 (3.49%) People Management
7 2 (2.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.33%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) ABAP
2 2 (2.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SEPA
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (1.16%) IBM
4 1 (1.16%) OpenText