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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 580 561 562
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 71 85 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.60% 1.78% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 22
Median daily rate £440 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £380 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £423 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.95% -11.05%
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
4432 4773 5456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.21% 8.36% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2653 2703 2853
Median daily rate £438 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 58 74
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.08 £43.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -22.41%

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 28 July 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 26 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 28 July 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 +11 66 £440 +4.76% 1
South East +15 13 £310 -33.33%
West Midlands -35 12 £303 -27.97%
London +11 11 £485 -25.38%
West Yorkshire +9 10 £550 +30.95% 1
Yorkshire +8 10 £550 +30.95% 1
Leeds +4 10 £550 +30.95% 1
Birmingham -6 8 £290 -30.95%
Midlands 0 7 £338 -19.64%
Berkshire - 7 £225 -
Reading - 7 £225 -
South West - 6 £436 -
Surrey -4 4 £550 +66.66%
Staines -6 4 £550 +66.66%
Solihull -17 4 £325 -14.47%
North West +5 3 £400 -5.32%
Manchester -1 3 £400 -5.32%
Swindon - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £436 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
North East -37 1 - -
City of London - 1 £485 -
Somerset - 1 £650 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £475 -

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 143 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (37.06%) CRM
3 37 (25.87%) ABAP
4 32 (22.38%) Billing
5 31 (21.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (16.78%) SAP CRM
7 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (10.49%) Business Process Mapping
8 15 (10.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 14 (9.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (9.79%) Migration
9 14 (9.79%) ETL
9 14 (9.79%) Smart Meter
10 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (8.39%) Data Migration
11 12 (8.39%) Conflict Management
12 10 (6.99%) People Management
13 9 (6.29%) Finance
13 9 (6.29%) Middleware
13 9 (6.29%) ERP
13 9 (6.29%) Data Modelling
14 8 (5.59%) Integration Testing
15 7 (4.90%) SAP ERP
15 7 (4.90%) IBM InfoSphere
15 7 (4.90%) Validation
15 7 (4.90%) MBA
15 7 (4.90%) Degree
15 7 (4.90%) Supplier Management
15 7 (4.90%) TOGAF
15 7 (4.90%) DataStage

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 4 (2.80%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.10%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (16.78%) SAP CRM
2 15 (10.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (4.90%) SAP ERP
4 4 (2.80%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.10%) SAP R/3
5 3 (2.10%) StreamServe
6 2 (1.40%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.70%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.70%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.70%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.70%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.70%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) RTP
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.90%) DataStage
1 7 (4.90%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.40%) GIS
4 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.70%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.70%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.70%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.70%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) LSMW
General
1 32 (22.38%) Billing
2 9 (6.29%) Finance
3 6 (4.20%) Retail
4 2 (1.40%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.40%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Back Office
5 1 (0.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 72 (50.35%) Consultant
2 69 (48.25%) SAP Consultant
3 65 (45.45%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 25 (17.48%) Architect
5 18 (12.59%) CRM Consultant
5 18 (12.59%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 13 (9.09%) Trainer
7 11 (7.69%) Billing Consultant
7 11 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.99%) Functional Consultant
9 9 (6.29%) IT Trainer
9 9 (6.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 8 (5.59%) Analyst
10 8 (5.59%) SAP Manager
10 8 (5.59%) SAP Project Manager
10 8 (5.59%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.90%) Data Architect
11 7 (4.90%) SAP Architect
12 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Architect
12 6 (4.20%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.29%) Middleware
2 3 (2.10%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (2.10%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (2.10%) Web Services
3 2 (1.40%) .NET
4 1 (0.70%) BAPI
4 1 (0.70%) JMS
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.70%) REST
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.70%) SAP BSP
4 1 (0.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.70%) SOAP
4 1 (0.70%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.79%) Smart Meter
3 6 (4.20%) Data Conversion
3 6 (4.20%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.40%) SCADA
5 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.70%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (37.06%) CRM
2 31 (21.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (10.49%) Business Process Mapping
4 14 (9.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (9.79%) ETL
4 14 (9.79%) Migration
5 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.39%) Conflict Management
6 12 (8.39%) Data Migration
7 10 (6.99%) People Management
8 9 (6.29%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.29%) ERP
9 8 (5.59%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.90%) Supplier Management
10 7 (4.90%) TOGAF
10 7 (4.90%) Validation
11 6 (4.20%) Data Architecture
11 6 (4.20%) Functional Testing
11 6 (4.20%) SOA
11 6 (4.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.87%) ABAP
2 3 (2.10%) SQL
3 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.90%) Degree
1 7 (4.90%) MBA
2 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.70%) SEPA
Vendors
1 143 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (4.90%) IBM
3 5 (3.50%) Informatica
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle
5 3 (2.10%) HP
5 3 (2.10%) OpenText
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.70%) webMethods