The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Retail 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 Retail over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
Rank 574 572 516
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -56
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 23 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.050% 0.055%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.53% 0.58% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
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£650 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £720 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £700 £550 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.21% +96.51%
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
4359 4674 4367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.83% 8.58% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2440 2631 2219
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £14.55 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.34 £53.25 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

SAP Retail
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Retail within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Retail
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Retail Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Retail
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Retail within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

SAP Retail Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Retail
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Retail Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Retail
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Retail within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 20 £563 +2.27% 5
London -13 8 £550 - 1
North West - 5 £700 -
West Midlands -11 4 £475 +18.75% 1
Lancashire - 4 £700 -
South East -24 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

SAP Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Retail 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 Retail.

1 54 (100.00%) SAP
1 54 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (25.93%) Finance
3 13 (24.07%) SAP BW
4 11 (20.37%) SAP FI
5 10 (18.52%) Logistics
6 8 (14.81%) Project Management
6 8 (14.81%) SAP SD
6 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.96%) Data Management
8 6 (11.11%) SAP ALE
8 6 (11.11%) XML
8 6 (11.11%) ERP
8 6 (11.11%) Data Structures
9 5 (9.26%) Business Transformation
9 5 (9.26%) ITIL
9 5 (9.26%) Service Management
9 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.26%) Change Management
10 4 (7.41%) HOOD
10 4 (7.41%) SLA
10 4 (7.41%) SAP HANA
11 3 (5.56%) SAP MM
11 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
12 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
12 2 (3.70%) SAP AFS
12 2 (3.70%) HP
12 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling

SAP Retail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Retail 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 Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) SAP FI
2 8 (14.81%) SAP SD
3 3 (5.56%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.70%) SAP AFS
5 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.85%) SAP MDM
5 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SAP BW
2 4 (7.41%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 54 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (25.93%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Consultant
1 38 (70.37%) SAP Consultant
2 24 (44.44%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Manager
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Architect
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SAP AFS Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) SAP SD Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) XML
1 6 (11.11%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.85%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Logistics
2 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
2 8 (14.81%) Project Management
3 7 (12.96%) Data Management
3 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.11%) ERP
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Service Management
5 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 5 (9.26%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.41%) HOOD
7 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Test Management
8 1 (1.85%) Manual Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) ABAP
2 1 (1.85%) R
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) CA
3 1 (1.85%) ATG
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
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