The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Retail skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Retail over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
Rank 630 614 594
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 17 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.039% 0.050%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.39% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 9
Median daily rate £550 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £447 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £725 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £700 £550
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4347 4545 5008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 8.14% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2692 2535 2830
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 27 49
Median hourly rate £22.75 £24.17 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% -26.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.13 £63.69 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.83 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-14.27% -28.43%

SAP Retail
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Retail within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 15 £550 +15.78% 4
London -13 5 £600 +33.38% 2
West Midlands -11 3 - - 1
Coventry - 2 - -
East Midlands +10 1 - -
Northamptonshire +8 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £550 -
South East - 1 £550 -
Corby - 1 - -

SAP Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP Retail.

1 33 (100.00%) SAP
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (15.15%) SAP BI
3 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Change Management
4 4 (12.12%) Data Management
4 4 (12.12%) SAP HANA
5 3 (9.09%) SAP AFS
5 3 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (9.09%) SAP SCM
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (9.09%) MS Office
6 2 (6.06%) SAP WM
6 2 (6.06%) SAP SD
6 2 (6.06%) Middleware
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) ABAP
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) JBoss
6 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Banking
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
6 2 (6.06%) Logistics
6 2 (6.06%) Investment Management

SAP Retail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) JBoss
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SAP AFS
1 3 (9.09%) SAP SCM
2 2 (6.06%) SAP BPC
2 2 (6.06%) SAP SD
2 2 (6.06%) SAP WM
3 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP PLM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Converged Networks
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SAP BI
2 4 (12.12%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) LSMW
General
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Consultant
2 15 (45.45%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (42.42%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
5 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Architect
7 4 (12.12%) SAP Architect
7 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (9.09%) SAP IS-Retail Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
9 2 (6.06%) SAP BI Architect
9 2 (6.06%) SAP Manager
9 2 (6.06%) SAP Project Manager
10 1 (3.03%) ABAP Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) SAP Business Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) BAPI
2 1 (3.03%) SAP ALE
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
1 1 (3.03%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) AIX
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) ERP
4 3 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Data Mapping
5 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Legacy Data Mapping
5 2 (6.06%) Logistics
5 2 (6.06%) Presales
5 2 (6.06%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) System Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.03%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) ABAP
1 2 (6.06%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) SAPscript
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCNA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) PTC
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) VMware