The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 578 561 486
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -75
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 29 21 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.040% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.14% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 39
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £355 £403
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50

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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP XI
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP XI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP XI within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SAP XI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP XI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP XI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP XI
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 XI within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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 -20 23 £420 +5.00% 4
London -9 9 £550 +37.32% 1
South East -10 7 £431 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £306 -
Scotland -2 3 £363 -
East of England - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £550 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £306 -
South West +11 2 £373 -6.87% 2
Glasgow -4 2 £375 -
Chichester - 2 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
City of London +9 1 £350 - 1
Bristol 0 1 £420 +5.00% 1
Edinburgh -1 1 £363 -
Cheshire -11 1 - -
North West -20 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £325 - 1
Peterborough - 1 - -
Romford - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (31.37%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (31.37%) Business Objects
2 16 (31.37%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (31.37%) Finance
3 15 (29.41%) BusinessObjects XI
4 13 (25.49%) ABAP
5 12 (23.53%) SAP PI
5 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (19.61%) Oracle
7 9 (17.65%) ERP
8 8 (15.69%) SQL
8 8 (15.69%) webMethods
9 7 (13.73%) SAP FI
9 7 (13.73%) SAP BW
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.73%) UNIX
9 7 (13.73%) CRM
9 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (13.73%) SAP ERP
10 6 (11.76%) General Ledger
10 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
10 6 (11.76%) CCA
10 6 (11.76%) SAS
11 5 (9.80%) NetWeaver
11 5 (9.80%) SAPscript
11 5 (9.80%) Adobe
11 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
11 5 (9.80%) Change Management
11 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

SAP XI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) SAS
2 5 (9.80%) NetWeaver
3 3 (5.88%) SAP Portal
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) SAP FI
1 7 (13.73%) SAP ERP
2 5 (9.80%) SAP PSCD
2 5 (9.80%) SAP FI-CA
3 3 (5.88%) SAP HR
4 2 (3.92%) SAP BPC
4 2 (3.92%) SAP CRM
4 2 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.92%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.96%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.96%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.96%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.96%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.96%) FTP
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (29.41%) BusinessObjects XI
3 7 (13.73%) SAP BW
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.84%) PowerCenter
6 3 (5.88%) DB2
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.92%) QlikView
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.92%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.96%) OLAP
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.96%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.96%) LSMW
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) General Ledger
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Consultant
2 15 (29.41%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (23.53%) Developer
4 7 (13.73%) SAP Developer
5 5 (9.80%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) SAP PI Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Business Developer
8 2 (3.92%) SAP Support Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) MI Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SAP Support
8 2 (3.92%) SAS Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) SAP PI
2 4 (7.84%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (5.88%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) BAPI
4 2 (3.92%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis
4 2 (3.92%) SAP ALE
4 2 (3.92%) SOAP
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) Middleware
5 1 (1.96%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.96%) GIS
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) UNIX
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) AIX
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (17.65%) ERP
4 7 (13.73%) CRM
5 5 (9.80%) Change Management
6 4 (7.84%) Visual Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Requirements Management
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL
7 3 (5.88%) ETL
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Workflow
7 3 (5.88%) Test Management
8 2 (3.92%) Revenue Management
8 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.92%) Release Management
8 2 (3.92%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (3.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) ABAP
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) SAPscript
3 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.84%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) CCA
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (31.37%) Business Objects
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle
4 8 (15.69%) webMethods
5 5 (9.80%) Adobe
6 4 (7.84%) Informatica
7 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Siebel
8 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.96%) Syclo
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