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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Support
Rank 585 550 528
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -22
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 41 62 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 23
Average daily rate £360 £385 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £327 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £433 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 24 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 36 £368 -4.54% 11
East of England +14 13 £340 - 1
Cambridge - 13 £340 -
Cambridgeshire - 13 £340 -
London +14 12 £363 -16.66% 5
South East +11 4 £368 -2.00% 1
East Midlands -12 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire -9 2 £413 - 1
Leeds -10 2 £413 -
Yorkshire -22 2 £413 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £375 -
Derby - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £420 -
West Sussex +7 1 £260 -
Berkshire +6 1 £360 +2.85% 1
Worthing +3 1 £260 -
Scotland -4 1 £325 -
Surrey -10 1 £375 -6.25%
Manchester -18 1 £430 -
North West -20 1 £430 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £420 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 96 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (30.21%) Finance
3 17 (17.71%) ITIL
4 15 (15.63%) ERP
4 15 (15.63%) SAP FI
5 14 (14.58%) Logistics
6 13 (13.54%) SAP CO
6 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
7 12 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 12 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 12 (12.50%) Change Management
8 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
9 10 (10.42%) SAP HR
10 8 (8.33%) ABAP
10 8 (8.33%) SAP Basis
11 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (7.29%) General Ledger
11 7 (7.29%) Oracle
11 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.29%) SAP BW
12 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
12 6 (6.25%) CRM
12 6 (6.25%) Retail
12 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
12 6 (6.25%) SAP Security
12 6 (6.25%) SAP ERP
12 6 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
13 5 (5.21%) Translating Business Requirements
13 5 (5.21%) Problem Management
13 5 (5.21%) SAP SRM

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (15.63%) SAP FI
2 13 (13.54%) SAP CO
3 12 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (10.42%) SAP HR
5 6 (6.25%) SAP ERP
6 5 (5.21%) SAP SD
6 5 (5.21%) SAP SRM
7 4 (4.17%) SAP HCM
8 3 (3.13%) SAP MM
8 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (2.08%) SAP APO
9 2 (2.08%) SAP EWM
9 2 (2.08%) SAP PM
9 2 (2.08%) SAP PP
10 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (1.04%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.04%) SAP EHS
10 1 (1.04%) SAP GRC
10 1 (1.04%) SAP GTS
10 1 (1.04%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Extranet
2 1 (1.04%) GSM
2 1 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SAP BW
2 5 (5.21%) SAP BI
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) LSMW
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.29%) General Ledger
4 6 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (4.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.04%) French Language
7 1 (1.04%) Legal
7 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 4 (4.17%) SAP PI
2 4 (4.17%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.04%) .NET
3 1 (1.04%) CSS
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.04%) HTML5
3 1 (1.04%) SAP BC
3 1 (1.04%) SAPUI5
3 1 (1.04%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.13%) FMCG
4 2 (2.08%) Life Science
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.04%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) ITIL
2 15 (15.63%) ERP
3 14 (14.58%) Logistics
4 12 (12.50%) Change Management
5 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.25%) CRM
6 6 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (6.25%) SAP Security
7 5 (5.21%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.21%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.17%) Service Management
8 4 (4.17%) Six Sigma
9 3 (3.13%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) E-Procurement
9 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.13%) Project Management
9 3 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) ABAP
2 2 (2.08%) SQL
3 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) Degree
4 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.04%) MCP
5 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PMP
5 1 (1.04%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) Remedy
4 3 (3.13%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.04%) Cognos
6 1 (1.04%) Facebook
6 1 (1.04%) Google
6 1 (1.04%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.04%) OpenText
6 1 (1.04%) Pegasus
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