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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Multi Resource Scheduling (MRS)
Rank 577 562 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing SAP MRS 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.002% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.022% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
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
5076 4592 5317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.29% 8.98% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2608 2346 2576
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 78 57
Average hourly rate £31.77 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.82% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.62 £12.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.97 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -38.46%

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
Top 4 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 29 July 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
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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 +3 12 £550 -
South East - 7 - -
London - 3 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -

SAP MRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (48.84%) ABAP
3 14 (32.56%) OO
4 13 (30.23%) SAP IS-U
5 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
5 10 (23.26%) WFM
6 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Integration Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
7 7 (16.28%) CRM
8 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.63%) SAP PS
9 5 (11.63%) SAP PM
10 4 (9.30%) Logistics
10 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
11 3 (6.98%) PLM
11 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.98%) SAP PLM
11 3 (6.98%) SAP cProjects
11 3 (6.98%) Syclo
12 2 (4.65%) SAP EWM
12 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
12 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (4.65%) MEAP
12 2 (4.65%) Validation
12 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
12 2 (4.65%) SAP ALE
12 2 (4.65%) SAP MM
12 2 (4.65%) BAPI
13 1 (2.33%) GIS

SAP MRS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Business Applications
1 13 (30.23%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (11.63%) SAP PS
2 5 (11.63%) SAP PM
3 3 (6.98%) SAP PLM
3 3 (6.98%) SAP cProjects
4 2 (4.65%) SAP EWM
4 2 (4.65%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP HR
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) SAP Consultant
1 42 (97.67%) Consultant
2 4 (9.30%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (9.30%) SAP PS Consultant
2 4 (9.30%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 2 (4.65%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 1 (2.33%) SAP EWM Consultant
4 1 (2.33%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (2.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (2.33%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 1 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) BAPI
1 2 (4.65%) SAP ALE
1 2 (4.65%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) OO
2 10 (23.26%) WFM
2 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
3 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (18.60%) Integration Testing
3 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
4 7 (16.28%) CRM
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.30%) Logistics
6 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.98%) PLM
7 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) Validation
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) ABAP
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Syclo