The first table below looks at the demand for SAP MRS 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 MRS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Multi Resource Scheduling (MRS)
Rank 554 555 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing SAP MRS 34 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.002% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 0.023% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-29.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4843 4344 5605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.60% 9.09% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2736 2219 2778
Average daily rate £425 £443 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 76 78
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £68.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

SAP MRS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP MRS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP MRS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP MRS
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP MRS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP MRS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP MRS within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SAP MRS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP MRS
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MRS within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -5 31 £388 -29.54% 3
South East - 22 £388 - 1
Surrey - 10 £500 -
Staines - 9 £500 -
London - 5 £675 -
Oxford - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -

SAP MRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP MRS 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 MRS.

1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (25.49%) ABAP
3 10 (19.61%) OO
4 9 (17.65%) CRM
4 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (17.65%) SAP IS-U
5 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
5 8 (15.69%) SAP PM
5 8 (15.69%) WFM
5 8 (15.69%) SAP PS
6 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.88%) SAP PLM
8 3 (5.88%) SAP cProjects
8 3 (5.88%) PLM
8 3 (5.88%) SAP MM
9 2 (3.92%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) SAP SD
9 2 (3.92%) Data Governance
9 2 (3.92%) SAP LE
9 2 (3.92%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.96%) Logistics
10 1 (1.96%) SAP CS
10 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
10 1 (1.96%) SAP ECC
10 1 (1.96%) GIS

SAP MRS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP MRS 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 MRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (15.69%) SAP PM
2 8 (15.69%) SAP PS
3 3 (5.88%) SAP PLM
3 3 (5.88%) SAP MM
3 3 (5.88%) SAP cProjects
4 2 (3.92%) SAP LE
4 2 (3.92%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.96%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.96%) SAP WM
5 1 (1.96%) SAP CS
5 1 (1.96%) SAP ECC
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (90.20%) Consultant
1 46 (90.20%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (7.84%) SAP PS Consultant
3 3 (5.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 3 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) SAP PLM Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Mobility Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (1.96%) Architect
5 1 (1.96%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) OO
2 9 (17.65%) CRM
2 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.69%) WFM
3 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
4 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) PLM
7 2 (3.92%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.92%) Data Governance
7 2 (3.92%) Analytics
8 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.96%) Logistics
8 1 (1.96%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) ABAP
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) SAP