The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP XI over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 644 618 577
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -41
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 12 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.056% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 9
Median daily rate £338 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £304 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £356 £355
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
15104 14912 14481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.01% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9630
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 206 180
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP XI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP XI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 11 £325 -16.66% 5
South East -5 4 £300 -4.00%
London -16 4 £375 -20.21%
West Sussex -24 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £300 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £300 -
Bristol 0 1 - - 1
Hampshire -7 1 £300 +9.09%
South West -8 1 - - 2
Worthing -38 1 - -

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP XI.

1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (45.10%) ABAP
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
3 15 (29.41%) SAP PI
4 12 (23.53%) CRM
5 11 (21.57%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 9 (17.65%) Migration
7 9 (17.65%) BAPI
7 9 (17.65%) SAP BW
7 9 (17.65%) webMethods
7 9 (17.65%) ERP
8 8 (15.69%) SQL
8 8 (15.69%) Web Dynpro
8 8 (15.69%) Retail
8 8 (15.69%) SAP PSCD
8 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (13.73%) Master Data Management
9 7 (13.73%) SAP ERP
9 7 (13.73%) SAP CO
9 7 (13.73%) Data Management
9 7 (13.73%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (13.73%) SAP Basis
9 7 (13.73%) Web Services
9 7 (13.73%) SAP R/3
9 7 (13.73%) SAP FI
10 6 (11.76%) NetWeaver
10 6 (11.76%) CCA
10 6 (11.76%) General Ledger

SAP XI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.96%) JBoss
2 1 (1.96%) Mule
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (13.73%) SAP CO
2 7 (13.73%) SAP ERP
2 7 (13.73%) SAP FI
2 7 (13.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (13.73%) SAP R/3
3 5 (9.80%) SAP CRM
4 4 (7.84%) SAP FI-CA
4 4 (7.84%) SAP MDM
4 4 (7.84%) Unica
5 3 (5.88%) SAP SRM
6 2 (3.92%) SAP BPC
6 2 (3.92%) SAP MM
6 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.96%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.96%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) AMQP
1 1 (1.96%) FTP
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (17.65%) SAP BW
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.84%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (7.84%) DTS
4 4 (7.84%) SAP BI
4 4 (7.84%) SAP HANA
5 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) DB2
7 1 (1.96%) Lumira
7 1 (1.96%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Toad
2 1 (1.96%) LSMW
2 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.69%) Retail
4 6 (11.76%) General Ledger
5 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.92%) Automotive
6 2 (3.92%) Electronics
6 2 (3.92%) Front Office
6 2 (3.92%) Marketing
7 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.96%) Back Office
7 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Consultant
2 20 (39.22%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (35.29%) Developer
4 16 (31.37%) SAP Developer
5 10 (19.61%) ABAP Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Business Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Business Objects Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.84%) AS400 Support
7 4 (7.84%) SAP FI Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) ABAP Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) SAP BI Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) SAP APO Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) SAP XI Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) SAP XI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) SAP PI
2 9 (17.65%) BAPI
3 8 (15.69%) Web Dynpro
4 7 (13.73%) SAP Basis
4 7 (13.73%) Web Services
5 5 (9.80%) SAP ALE
6 4 (7.84%) XML
7 2 (3.92%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (3.92%) SOAP
8 1 (1.96%) .NET
8 1 (1.96%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.96%) JMS
8 1 (1.96%) JSON
8 1 (1.96%) Kafka
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.96%) REST
8 1 (1.96%) SAP BSP
8 1 (1.96%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) AS400
1 4 (7.84%) iSeries
2 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) AIX
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) CRM
2 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (17.65%) ERP
3 9 (17.65%) Migration
4 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (13.73%) Data Management
5 7 (13.73%) Master Data Management
6 6 (11.76%) Revenue Management
6 6 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (9.80%) SDLC
7 5 (9.80%) Workflow
8 4 (7.84%) ETL
8 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Test Management
9 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.88%) SOA
9 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) ABAP
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) Java
3 4 (7.84%) RPG
3 4 (7.84%) RPG IV
4 3 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) CCA
1 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (17.65%) webMethods
3 5 (9.80%) Informatica
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Software AG
6 1 (1.96%) Talend
6 1 (1.96%) WSO2
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