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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP R/3 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP R/3
Rank 550 527 504
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 28 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.062% 0.069%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.60% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 13
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£450 £391 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% -10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £377 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £534 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £513 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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 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
4663 4404 4066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.19% 9.04% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2679 2289 1958
Average daily rate £427 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 60
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.83 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.37% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £55.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +0.80%

SAP R/3
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP R/3 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP R/3 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 -35 15 £450 +15.01% 6
London -11 7 £450 +18.42% 2
City of London +12 3 £425 -8.60% 2
East of England - 2 £575 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £575 -
South East -24 1 £425 -
North West - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £425 -
Southampton - - - -
Barnsley - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Coventry - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Kilbride - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -

SAP R/3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (40.82%) SAP BW
3 13 (26.53%) Finance
4 10 (20.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (20.41%) SAP CO
4 10 (20.41%) Data Management
4 10 (20.41%) SAP FI
4 10 (20.41%) SAP IS-U
5 8 (16.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.33%) Banking
6 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 7 (14.29%) ABAP
6 7 (14.29%) SAP SD
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) SAP Security
7 6 (12.24%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) Document Management
8 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Change Management
8 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (8.16%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
9 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.16%) NetWeaver
10 3 (6.12%) GxP
10 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner

SAP R/3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP R/3 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 R/3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.04%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (20.41%) SAP CO
1 10 (20.41%) SAP FI
1 10 (20.41%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (14.29%) SAP SD
3 2 (4.08%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (4.08%) SAP MDM
4 1 (2.04%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.04%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.04%) SAP WM
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.04%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.08%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.04%) OLAP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.04%) LSMW
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) German Language
5 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.04%) Publishing
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Billing
6 1 (2.04%) French Language
6 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Consultant
2 23 (46.94%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (18.37%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Data Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Data Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) SAP SD Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP SD Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) SAP Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior IT Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) XSD
3 1 (2.04%) XSLT
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) SOAP
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) EDI
3 1 (2.04%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (2.04%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Data Management
2 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Security
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Document Management
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
5 5 (10.20%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 3 (6.12%) ERP
7 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.08%) Data Governance
8 2 (4.08%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) ABAP
2 2 (4.08%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) SAPscript
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.04%) RPG
3 1 (2.04%) RPG IV
3 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) CCA
2 2 (4.08%) ACCA
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.12%) GxP
3 2 (4.08%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.04%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Ariba
4 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Open Text
4 1 (2.04%) RedDot
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £239.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Circa £40,000, 18 month fixed term contract
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago