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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
Rank 567 533 549
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +16
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 39 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.078% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.77% 0.88% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 13
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£464 £525 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £488 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £650 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £510 £625
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.40%
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
5053 4685 5552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.74% 8.87% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2786 2478 2779
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 80 85
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.75 £45.00 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -43.49%

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 22 September 2014.

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 15 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 22 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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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 -40 33 £465 -11.42% 2
London +5 21 £465 -11.84% 1
East Midlands +3 6 £488 -
Nottinghamshire +13 5 £513 -
South East -7 3 £380 -
City of London +25 2 £450 -14.20%
Nottingham - 2 £513 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Leicester - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
North West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -

SAP Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) SAP
1 65 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (16.92%) SAP SD
4 7 (10.77%) Logistics
5 6 (9.23%) SAP BW
5 6 (9.23%) SLA
6 5 (7.69%) German Language
7 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.15%) Business Transformation
7 4 (6.15%) Finance
7 4 (6.15%) Migration
7 4 (6.15%) Service Management
7 4 (6.15%) Change Management
7 4 (6.15%) ERP
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL
7 4 (6.15%) CRM
7 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.62%) HP
8 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.62%) Validation
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) Billing
8 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.62%) SAP ERP
9 2 (3.08%) Mathematics

SAP Retail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (3.08%) SAS
Business Applications
1 11 (16.92%) SAP SD
2 3 (4.62%) SAP ERP
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (3.08%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.08%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.08%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.08%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.54%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) LSMW
1 1 (1.54%) eCATT
General
1 65 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (7.69%) German Language
3 4 (6.15%) Finance
4 3 (4.62%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Consultant
2 28 (43.08%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (27.69%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 16 (24.62%) Analyst
5 14 (21.54%) Business Analyst
6 12 (18.46%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
7 11 (16.92%) SAP Business Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (12.31%) Architect
10 7 (10.77%) SAP SD Consultant
11 5 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
11 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 5 (7.69%) SAP Architect
12 4 (6.15%) Master Data Expert
13 3 (4.62%) SAP Manager
13 3 (4.62%) SAP MM Consultant
14 2 (3.08%) Data Consultant
14 2 (3.08%) Solutions Consultant
14 2 (3.08%) SAP Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (10.77%) Logistics
3 4 (6.15%) Migration
3 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
3 4 (6.15%) Business Transformation
3 4 (6.15%) Service Management
3 4 (6.15%) Change Management
3 4 (6.15%) ITIL
3 4 (6.15%) CRM
3 4 (6.15%) ERP
4 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
4 3 (4.62%) Validation
4 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
4 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.08%) Supplier Management
5 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
5 2 (3.08%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) ABAP
1 1 (1.54%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.62%) HP
3 2 (3.08%) JDA
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) hybris
4 1 (1.54%) RedPrairie
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