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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP IS-U over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 566 590 545
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -45
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 74 45 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.72% 0.98% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 9 34
Average daily rate £500 £425 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4302 4589 4992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.70% 8.23% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2652 2550 2802
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 46
Average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £60.16 £53.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP IS-U within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP IS-U within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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 +17 73 £500 +18.13% 15
Yorkshire +16 21 £550 +15.97% 3
Leeds +13 21 £550 +15.97% 3
West Yorkshire +10 21 £550 +15.97% 3
West Midlands +4 19 £350 -9.67% 4
South East -6 18 £450 - 4
Reading - 12 £325 - 2
Berkshire - 12 £325 - 2
Birmingham - 7 £375 - 2
Solihull - 7 £325 - 1
London -12 5 £475 +13.77% 2
North East -25 5 £550 -
Durham - 4 £550 -
Brighton - 3 £450 -
East Sussex - 3 £450 -
East of England +9 2 £500 +17.64%
Cambridgeshire +9 2 £500 +17.64%
Sussex - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £475 -
South West - 2 £475 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £500 -
Staines -11 1 - -
Surrey -19 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £525 -

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U.

1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (22.90%) CRM
3 28 (21.37%) Billing
4 27 (20.61%) ABAP
5 26 (19.85%) Migration
5 26 (19.85%) Data Migration
5 26 (19.85%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (16.79%) Smart Meter
7 19 (14.50%) Degree
8 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.21%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (11.45%) ETL
10 14 (10.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 13 (9.92%) SAP CRM
12 12 (9.16%) Finance
12 12 (9.16%) Supplier Management
12 12 (9.16%) TOGAF
12 12 (9.16%) Business Process Mapping
12 12 (9.16%) Conflict Management
13 11 (8.40%) Integration Testing
13 11 (8.40%) MBA
13 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
14 10 (7.63%) Project Management
14 10 (7.63%) Unit Testing
14 10 (7.63%) Financial Modelling
14 10 (7.63%) Functional Testing
15 8 (6.11%) ERP
15 8 (6.11%) Oracle
16 7 (5.34%) Data Architecture

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.29%) SAP Portal
2 2 (1.53%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (10.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (9.92%) SAP CRM
3 5 (3.82%) SAP ERP
4 3 (2.29%) SAP FI
4 3 (2.29%) SAP MDM
5 2 (1.53%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.53%) StreamServe
6 1 (0.76%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.76%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.76%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.76%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) RTP
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.34%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (5.34%) DataStage
1 7 (5.34%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (3.82%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.76%) QlikView
5 1 (0.76%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.76%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.76%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) LSMW
General
1 28 (21.37%) Billing
2 12 (9.16%) Finance
3 7 (5.34%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.34%) Retail
4 2 (1.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.76%) French Language
5 1 (0.76%) German Language
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (44.27%) Consultant
2 56 (42.75%) SAP Consultant
3 54 (41.22%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 26 (19.85%) Architect
5 11 (8.40%) Analyst
6 10 (7.63%) Functional Consultant
6 10 (7.63%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 9 (6.87%) CRM Consultant
7 9 (6.87%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 8 (6.11%) Data Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Data Migration Lead
8 8 (6.11%) Senior Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Trainer
9 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Architect
9 7 (5.34%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.58%) Data Migration Architect
10 6 (4.58%) IT Trainer
10 6 (4.58%) Migration Architect
10 6 (4.58%) SAP Data Migration Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (3.05%) Velocity
3 3 (2.29%) SAP Business Workflow
3 3 (2.29%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) .NET
4 2 (1.53%) Middleware
5 1 (0.76%) BAPI
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) HTML5
5 1 (0.76%) JMS
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.76%) REST
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.76%) SAP BSP
5 1 (0.76%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.76%) SOAP
5 1 (0.76%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.85%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.79%) Smart Meter
3 6 (4.58%) Data Conversion
3 6 (4.58%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.53%) User Experience
5 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.90%) CRM
2 26 (19.85%) Data Migration
2 26 (19.85%) Migration
3 16 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.21%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.45%) ETL
5 12 (9.16%) Business Process Mapping
5 12 (9.16%) Conflict Management
5 12 (9.16%) Supplier Management
5 12 (9.16%) TOGAF
6 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.40%) Integration Testing
7 10 (7.63%) Financial Modelling
7 10 (7.63%) Functional Testing
7 10 (7.63%) Project Management
7 10 (7.63%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.11%) ERP
9 7 (5.34%) ITIL
9 7 (5.34%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.61%) ABAP
2 3 (2.29%) SQL
3 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle
3 7 (5.34%) IBM
4 5 (3.82%) Informatica
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.53%) OpenText
6 1 (0.76%) CA
6 1 (0.76%) HP
6 1 (0.76%) hybris
6 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.76%) webMethods
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