The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Portal 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 Portal over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP NetWeaver Portal
Rank 599 532 556
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +24
Contract jobs citing SAP Portal 12 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.095% 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% 0.55% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 5
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £381 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £563 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £425 £575
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -26.08%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10151 9248 10117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.98% 17.30% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6012 5366 5745
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 387 462
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.05 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SAP Portal
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Portal within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAP Portal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Portal
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Portal Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Portal
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Portal within the UK.

SAP Portal Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Portal
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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 -51 11 £475 - 4
London +15 6 £500 -4.76% 1
South East -8 2 £475 -17.39% 2
West Midlands - 2 £410 -
Birmingham - 2 £410 -
Cambridge - - - -
Egham - - - -
East of England - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - - 1

SAP Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Portal 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 Portal.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (22.58%) Web Dynpro
3 6 (19.35%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) ABAP
3 6 (19.35%) SAP BW
3 6 (19.35%) NetWeaver
4 5 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) AIX
5 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow
6 3 (9.68%) Finance
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (9.68%) SAP XI
6 3 (9.68%) SAP EP
6 3 (9.68%) SAP Basis
6 3 (9.68%) Retail
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) SAML
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) SAP SRM
7 2 (6.45%) Dutch Language
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.45%) SAP PI
7 2 (6.45%) SAP HCM
7 2 (6.45%) SAP GTS
7 2 (6.45%) PowerHA
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management

SAP Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Portal 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 Portal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) NetWeaver
2 3 (9.68%) SAP EP
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP SRM
2 2 (6.45%) SAP HCM
2 2 (6.45%) SAP GTS
2 2 (6.45%) SAP HR
2 2 (6.45%) SAP SD
2 2 (6.45%) SAP CRM
2 2 (6.45%) SAP PM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (3.23%) SAP MII
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HR-PA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CE
1 1 (3.23%) NWDI
1 1 (3.23%) NWDS
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Dutch Language
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Consultant
2 16 (51.61%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) SAP Portals Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) SAP MM Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) NetWeaver Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Architect
5 2 (6.45%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) SAP PM Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (9.68%) SAP XI
2 3 (9.68%) SAP Basis
2 3 (9.68%) SAML
3 2 (6.45%) SAP PI
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) BAPI
4 1 (3.23%) SAP BSP
4 1 (3.23%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) RIA
1 1 (3.23%) FMCG
1 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (12.90%) Workflow
2 4 (12.90%) CRM
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) Time Management
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) OO
4 2 (6.45%) Document Management
4 2 (6.45%) Logistics
5 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Java
1 6 (19.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com