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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP R/3
Rank 552 532 503
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -29
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 27 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.064% 0.045%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.60% 0.74% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 13
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£450 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £398 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £518 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
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
4465 4352 3887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.61% 8.69% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2502 2308 1948
Average daily rate £450 £438 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 51 54
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £37.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.05 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

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 5 March 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 27 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 5 March 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 -24 11 £450 -0.11% 5
London -11 7 £335 -25.69%
East of England - 2 £575 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £575 -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 4
Barnsley - - - -
Coventry - - - - 4
Egham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Luton - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Kilbride - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -

SAP R/3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 54 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (46.30%) SAP BW
3 15 (27.78%) Finance
4 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
5 10 (18.52%) SAP FI
5 10 (18.52%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (18.52%) SAP CO
5 10 (18.52%) Data Management
6 8 (14.81%) Banking
6 8 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (14.81%) ABAP
7 7 (12.96%) Document Management
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.11%) SAP Security
8 6 (11.11%) NetWeaver
9 5 (9.26%) MS Office
9 5 (9.26%) Migration
9 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
9 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
10 4 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (7.41%) SAP Portal
10 4 (7.41%) Project Management
10 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
10 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.41%) Change Management
10 4 (7.41%) SAP Basis
10 4 (7.41%) Java

SAP R/3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (11.11%) NetWeaver
2 4 (7.41%) SAP Portal
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
2 10 (18.52%) SAP FI
2 10 (18.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (18.52%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.70%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP LE
3 2 (3.70%) SAP MDM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.85%) SAP WM
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.85%) SAP EBP
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.85%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP HUM
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.85%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SAP BW
2 3 (5.56%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.85%) OLAP
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.85%) LSMW
2 1 (1.85%) NWDI
2 1 (1.85%) NWDS
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.56%) German Language
6 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.70%) Front Office
6 2 (3.70%) Publishing
7 1 (1.85%) Billing
7 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Automotive
7 1 (1.85%) French Language
7 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Consultant
2 21 (38.89%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Performance Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) SAP Data Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Data Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) SAP Manager
5 4 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Trainer
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Basis
2 3 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) JSP
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) XSD
4 1 (1.85%) XSLT
4 1 (1.85%) EDI
4 1 (1.85%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.85%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.85%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Life Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.85%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.52%) Data Management
3 7 (12.96%) Document Management
3 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (11.11%) SAP Security
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
5 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (7.41%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.41%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) ERP
7 3 (5.56%) SOA
7 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.56%) Time Management
8 2 (3.70%) Cash Management
8 2 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) ABAP
2 4 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) RPG
4 1 (1.85%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) XPath
4 1 (1.85%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) ACCA
1 2 (3.70%) CCA
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.56%) GxP
3 2 (3.70%) COSO
4 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.85%) TIBCO Hawk
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) RedDot
3 2 (3.70%) Ariba
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) FrontRange
4 1 (1.85%) Syclo
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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