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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
Rank 583 559 551
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 20 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.050% 0.051%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.46% 0.56% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 14
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£463 £413 £606
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -31.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £325 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £667
UK excluding London average daily rate £531 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
+57.40% +3.05%
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
4360 4855 4520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.92% 9.04% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2546 2268
Average daily rate £450 £425 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 62 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £49.50 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -20.63%

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 2 July 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 9 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 2 July 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 -24 13 £463 +8.82% 1
London +1 7 £450 -2.70%
West Midlands +2 2 £394 +18.86%
Yorkshire - 2 £600 -
Birmingham - 1 £463 -
Leeds - 1 £600 -
Worcester - 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £600 -
Worcestershire - 1 £325 -

SAP Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 52 (100.00%) SAP
1 52 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (26.92%) SAP FI
2 14 (26.92%) SAP BW
3 13 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 8 (15.38%) Logistics
4 8 (15.38%) ERP
4 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.46%) SAP SD
5 7 (13.46%) SAP HANA
6 6 (11.54%) Data Structures
6 6 (11.54%) XML
6 6 (11.54%) SAP ALE
6 6 (11.54%) Data Management
7 5 (9.62%) SAP CO
7 5 (9.62%) Service Management
7 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.62%) Change Management
7 5 (9.62%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (9.62%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) ABAP
8 4 (7.69%) SLA
8 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.69%) HOOD
9 3 (5.77%) Project Management
9 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.85%) SQL
10 2 (3.85%) EPoS
10 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2

SAP Retail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (1.92%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (26.92%) SAP FI
2 7 (13.46%) SAP SD
3 5 (9.62%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (9.62%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.85%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.92%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SAP BW
2 7 (13.46%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) LSMW
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 52 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.92%) German Language
3 1 (1.92%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 37 (71.15%) Consultant
1 37 (71.15%) SAP Consultant
2 20 (38.46%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 12 (23.08%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) SAP Manager
6 2 (3.85%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 1 (1.92%) Business Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Transition Manager
7 1 (1.92%) SAP BW Developer
7 1 (1.92%) SAP Developer
7 1 (1.92%) SAP Test Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) SAP AFS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) XML
1 6 (11.54%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.85%) EPoS
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ERP
1 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Logistics
1 8 (15.38%) Integration Testing
2 6 (11.54%) Data Management
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) Service Management
3 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.62%) Change Management
4 4 (7.69%) HOOD
4 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.85%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Workflow
7 1 (1.92%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) ABAP
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) ISEB
1 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.92%) HP
2 1 (1.92%) CA
2 1 (1.92%) JDA
2 1 (1.92%) ATG
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Business Objects