The table below looks at the statistics for SAP R/3 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP R/3 over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP R/3
Rank 613 635 609
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 8 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.018% 0.050%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% 0.22% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Median daily rate £330 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £425 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-47.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
4247 4561 5190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 8.27% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2663 2576 3039
Median daily rate £450 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 85 40
Median hourly rate £17.50 £33.71 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.08% +53.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.65 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +102.63%

SAP R/3
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP R/3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP R/3 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP R/3
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP R/3 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP R/3
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP R/3 within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SAP R/3 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP R/3
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP R/3 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP R/3
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP R/3 within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +8 8 £330 -22.35% 1
West Midlands - 4 £225 -
Warwick - 4 £225 -
Warwickshire - 4 £225 -
London +13 3 £350 -

SAP R/3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (40.91%) ABAP
3 6 (27.27%) SAP FI
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 5 (22.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (22.73%) SAP CO
4 5 (22.73%) SAP GRC
4 5 (22.73%) SAP Security
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) SAP APO
6 3 (13.64%) QA
6 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Governance
7 2 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (9.09%) User Experience
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
7 2 (9.09%) Unix
7 2 (9.09%) Advertising
7 2 (9.09%) Banking
7 2 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
8 1 (4.55%) OpenText
8 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
8 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
8 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing

SAP R/3
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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) SAP FI
2 5 (22.73%) SAP CO
2 5 (22.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (22.73%) SAP GRC
3 4 (18.18%) SAP APO
4 2 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (4.55%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
5 1 (4.55%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (4.55%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.55%) Informix
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
1 7 (31.82%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) SAP APO Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) SAP Manager
4 4 (18.18%) SAP Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) SAP Security Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Access Control Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SAP P2P Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.55%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
1 5 (22.73%) SAP Security
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Contract Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) ABAP
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCA
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Concur
2 1 (4.55%) hybris
2 1 (4.55%) Infor
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) OpenText
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com