The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Smart Forms 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 Smart Forms over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Smart Forms
Rank 586 561 577
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs citing SAP Smart Forms 15 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.026% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.098% 0.093% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Average daily rate
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£388 £394 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £525 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £381 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -10.29%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15354 15116 15598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.42% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9755 9715 9580
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 253 370
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

SAP Smart Forms
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Smart Forms within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP Smart Forms Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Smart Forms
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Smart Forms Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Smart Forms
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Smart Forms Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Smart Forms
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Smart Forms within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -26 12 £388 +3.33% 4
Yorkshire +3 5 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £375 -
Leeds - 5 £375 -
London +12 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £400 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -
Lancashire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Blackburn - - - -
Chorley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Slough - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1

SAP Smart Forms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Smart Forms 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 Smart Forms.

1 25 (100.00%) ABAP
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (72.00%) SAPscript
3 15 (60.00%) BAPI
4 14 (56.00%) OO
5 9 (36.00%) Workflow
5 9 (36.00%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (24.00%) SAP ALE
6 6 (24.00%) EDI
6 6 (24.00%) Adobe
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) SAP HCM
8 4 (16.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (16.00%) SAP CO
8 4 (16.00%) SAP FI
9 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
9 3 (12.00%) SAP R/3
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
9 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) German Language
9 3 (12.00%) SAP PI
10 2 (8.00%) iSeries
10 2 (8.00%) SAP GRC
10 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing

SAP Smart Forms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Smart Forms 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 Smart Forms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) SAP HCM
2 4 (16.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (16.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (16.00%) SAP FI
3 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
3 3 (12.00%) SAP R/3
4 2 (8.00%) SAP GRC
4 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (4.00%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.00%) LSMW
General
1 3 (12.00%) German Language
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) SAP Developer
3 15 (60.00%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) ABAP Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) BAPI
2 9 (36.00%) Web Dynpro
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) EDI
3 6 (24.00%) SAP ALE
4 5 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) SAP PI
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware
6 2 (8.00%) SAP XI
7 1 (4.00%) SAP BSP
7 1 (4.00%) JDBC
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) AS400
1 2 (8.00%) iSeries
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) OO
2 9 (36.00%) Workflow
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) ETL
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Logistics
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) ABAP
2 18 (72.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (24.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft