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 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 535 539 504
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 65 59 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.46% 1.21% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 14
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£423 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £344 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £530 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +5.88%
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
4455 4856 4431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.94% 9.02% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2520 2584 2246
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.42% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 61 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.77 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.25 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.61 £30.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-19.96% -6.81%

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 June 2015.

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 20 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 June 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 -49 34 £420 -6.66% 3
Scotland +13 22 £475 - 1
West Midlands -10 10 £390 -2.50%
Solihull +7 8 £380 -24.00%
South East -37 8 £465 -13.48%
North West - 5 £423 - 1
Staines -9 4 £330 -40.00%
Surrey -14 4 £330 -40.00%
North East - 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 £450 -
London - 3 £700 -
Midlands +1 2 £420 -11.57%
Birmingham -7 2 £420 +15.06%
Brighton - 2 £675 -
East Sussex - 2 £675 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £325 -
Manchester - 2 £423 - 1
West Yorkshire -20 1 £420 -0.17% 1
Leeds -27 1 £420 -0.17% 1
Yorkshire -35 1 £420 -17.68% 1

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

1 132 (100.00%) SAP
2 40 (30.30%) CRM
3 27 (20.45%) SAP CRM
3 27 (20.45%) Billing
4 19 (14.39%) ABAP
5 18 (13.64%) Smart Meter
6 13 (9.85%) SAP BW
7 12 (9.09%) SAP R/3
8 11 (8.33%) Data Management
9 9 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (6.06%) Performance Testing
10 8 (6.06%) Migration
11 7 (5.30%) Workflow
11 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.30%) IBM
12 6 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.55%) SAP Security
12 6 (4.55%) Document Management
12 6 (4.55%) ITIL
12 6 (4.55%) Project Management
12 6 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.55%) People Management
13 5 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (3.79%) Test Scripting
14 4 (3.03%) Data Migration
14 4 (3.03%) Test Management
14 4 (3.03%) LSMW
14 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2
15 3 (2.27%) DTS
15 3 (2.27%) ERP

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (20.45%) SAP CRM
2 12 (9.09%) SAP R/3
3 9 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (2.27%) SAP FI-CA
4 3 (2.27%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.76%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.76%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) DTS
3 2 (1.52%) MS Access
3 2 (1.52%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.76%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) LSMW
2 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (20.45%) Billing
2 2 (1.52%) Marketing
2 2 (1.52%) Dutch Language
3 1 (0.76%) French Language
3 1 (0.76%) Front Office
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Finance
3 1 (0.76%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (69.70%) Consultant
2 79 (59.85%) SAP Consultant
3 57 (43.18%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 17 (12.88%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 17 (12.88%) CRM Consultant
5 15 (11.36%) Functional Consultant
6 14 (10.61%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 11 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 10 (7.58%) Senior Manager
8 10 (7.58%) Senior Test Manager
8 10 (7.58%) Performance Test Manager
8 10 (7.58%) Performance Manager
9 9 (6.82%) Business Process Consultant
9 9 (6.82%) SAP Manager
9 9 (6.82%) Business Consultant
9 9 (6.82%) Process Consultant
10 8 (6.06%) Analyst
10 8 (6.06%) Data Consultant
10 8 (6.06%) SAP Data Consultant
11 7 (5.30%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.76%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.76%) Middleware
2 1 (0.76%) BAPI
2 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.64%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.76%) Replication
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.30%) CRM
2 11 (8.33%) Data Management
3 8 (6.06%) Migration
3 8 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 7 (5.30%) Workflow
4 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
5 6 (4.55%) Project Management
5 6 (4.55%) ITIL
5 6 (4.55%) Document Management
5 6 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (4.55%) SAP Security
5 6 (4.55%) People Management
6 5 (3.79%) Test Scripting
7 4 (3.03%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.03%) Test Management
7 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.27%) ERP
8 3 (2.27%) ETL
8 3 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.39%) ABAP
2 3 (2.27%) VB
3 2 (1.52%) SQL
4 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.76%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.76%) PMP
2 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (5.30%) IBM
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (0.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.76%) Siebel
4 1 (0.76%) Genesys
4 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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