The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Security 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 Security over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Security
Rank 569 546 521
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Contract jobs citing SAP Security 23 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.047% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.063% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 13
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£450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £440 £438
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40533 37796 34894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.73% 73.83% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23240 20514
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1172 1415
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

SAP Security
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Security within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SAP Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Security
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Security Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Security
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Security within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAP Security Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Security
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Security Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Security
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Security within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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 -34 18 £450 +4.04% 2
London +14 13 £450 +4.04% 1
South East -33 1 - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Woking - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Scotland - - - -

SAP Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Security 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 Security.

1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (50.00%) SAP GRC
3 14 (31.82%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 9 (20.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 8 (18.18%) ITIL
7 7 (15.91%) MS Office
7 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.64%) SAP Basis
8 6 (13.64%) Migration
8 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (13.64%) MS Project
8 6 (13.64%) ABAP
8 6 (13.64%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (11.36%) Release Management
9 5 (11.36%) Business Transformation
9 5 (11.36%) VB
9 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
9 5 (11.36%) ERP
9 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
9 5 (11.36%) Lotus
9 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (9.09%) Project Management
10 4 (9.09%) UNIX
10 4 (9.09%) Linux
10 4 (9.09%) Oracle
10 4 (9.09%) FMCG

SAP Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (2.27%) SAP EP
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 6 (13.64%) MS Project
2 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (50.00%) SAP GRC
2 2 (4.55%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.27%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.82%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.55%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.27%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Consultant
1 28 (63.64%) SAP Consultant
2 18 (40.91%) SAP Security Consultant
2 18 (40.91%) Security Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Security Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) SAP Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) SAP GRC Consultant
5 8 (18.18%) SAP Security Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Support
8 2 (4.55%) Business Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Business Objects Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) SAP Basis Support
8 2 (4.55%) SAP Manager
8 2 (4.55%) SAP Business Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) SAP Security Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) SAP Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) SAP Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.55%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (2.27%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) UNIX
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL
1 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
3 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (11.36%) Release Management
4 5 (11.36%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.36%) ERP
4 5 (11.36%) Business Transformation
5 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.55%) Logistics
8 1 (2.27%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Data Security
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) ABAP
2 5 (11.36%) VB
3 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PMP
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
2 5 (11.36%) Lotus
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft