The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Support role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Support in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Support
Rank 579 593 542
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -51
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 51 23 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.044% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £220 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £139 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £360 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £210 £300
% change year-on-year
+84.52% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

SAP Support
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Support in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Support within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SAP Support Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Support
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Support Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Support within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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 +22 50 £400 +90.47% 11
West Midlands - 20 £403 -
Birmingham - 19 £403 -
London -7 7 £469 +37.86% 1
South East -12 6 £419 +109.37% 5
Midlands - 5 £410 -
Yorkshire - 4 £325 - 1
Brentford +1 3 £425 +21.42%
Berkshire -2 3 £438 +108.33% 3
West Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
South West -7 2 - -
East of England - 2 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £350 -
Nottingham -6 1 £300 +50.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -13 1 £300 +50.00% 1
East Midlands -14 1 £300 +50.00% 1
North West - 1 - - 2
Reading - 1 £400 - 2
Cambridge - 1 £300 -
Royston - 1 £600 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £600 -

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (30.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (20.93%) Finance
4 11 (12.79%) SAP FI
4 11 (12.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (11.63%) SAP CO
5 10 (11.63%) SAP Basis
5 10 (11.63%) ABAP
5 10 (11.63%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
6 9 (10.47%) CRM
6 9 (10.47%) SAP BW
7 8 (9.30%) ERP
7 8 (9.30%) Manufacturing
7 8 (9.30%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.14%) Data Mapping
8 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.14%) SAP MM
9 6 (6.98%) SAP BI
9 6 (6.98%) SAP CRM
9 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.98%) Statistics
10 5 (5.81%) SAP SRM
10 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
10 5 (5.81%) NetWeaver
10 5 (5.81%) SAP Portal
10 5 (5.81%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (5.81%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (4.65%) Procure-to-pay

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.81%) NetWeaver
1 5 (5.81%) SAP Portal
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) SAP EP
4 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (12.79%) SAP FI
2 10 (11.63%) SAP CO
2 10 (11.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (8.14%) SAP MM
4 6 (6.98%) SAP CRM
5 5 (5.81%) SAP SRM
6 4 (4.65%) SAP SD
7 3 (3.49%) SAP ERP
8 2 (2.33%) SAP HCM
8 2 (2.33%) SAP PM
8 2 (2.33%) SAP HR
8 2 (2.33%) SAP MDM
8 2 (2.33%) SAP MII
8 2 (2.33%) SAP BPC
9 1 (1.16%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (1.16%) SAP PP
9 1 (1.16%) SAP PS
9 1 (1.16%) SAP WM
9 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (1.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SAP BW
2 6 (6.98%) SAP BI
3 4 (4.65%) SAP HANA
3 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) OLAP
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Bosnian Language
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) SAP Basis
2 4 (4.65%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.33%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (1.16%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Statistics
2 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Life Science
4 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.16%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) UNIX
1 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (12.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (10.47%) CRM
4 8 (9.30%) ERP
4 8 (9.30%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (8.14%) Data Mapping
5 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (4.65%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (4.65%) ITIL
9 3 (3.49%) Change Management
9 3 (3.49%) Logistics
9 3 (3.49%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.49%) Line Management
10 2 (2.33%) Test Management
10 2 (2.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.33%) Data Cleansing
10 2 (2.33%) Analytics
10 2 (2.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) ABAP
2 2 (2.33%) R
3 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) OpenText
4 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.33%) Remedy
4 2 (2.33%) HP
4 2 (2.33%) Ariba
5 1 (1.16%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.16%) Lotus
5 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.16%) ReadSoft
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