The table below looks at the statistics for SAPscript skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAPscript over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAPscript
Rank 611 587 557
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -30
Contract jobs citing SAPscript 8 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.028% 0.045%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.041% 0.073% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 12
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19676 19149 17940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.26% 37.80% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13377 12746 11251
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 521 427 478
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.54 £18.65 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

SAPscript
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAPscript within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SAPscript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAPscript
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAPscript Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAPscript
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAPscript Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAPscript
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAPscript within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 -6 7 £425 - 3
London -6 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
West Midlands -14 1 - - 3
North East -25 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1

SAPscript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAPscript 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 SAPscript.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (80.00%) ABAP
3 10 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 10 (66.67%) BAPI
4 7 (46.67%) Web Dynpro
5 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) SAP ALE
7 4 (26.67%) Retail
7 4 (26.67%) Publishing
7 4 (26.67%) SAP FI
7 4 (26.67%) ERP
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Legal
8 3 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (20.00%) SAP CO
8 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
8 3 (20.00%) User Experience
8 3 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (13.33%) SAPUI5
9 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
9 2 (13.33%) Logistics
9 2 (13.33%) SAP ERP
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Information Security
9 2 (13.33%) Aerospace

SAPscript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAPscript 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 SAPscript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP FI
2 3 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (13.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (6.67%) SAP PM
4 1 (6.67%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) LSMW
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Publishing
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (6.67%) Czech Language
5 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) ABAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SAP PI Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ABAP Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP PP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP XI Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) BAPI
1 10 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 7 (46.67%) Web Dynpro
3 5 (33.33%) SAP ALE
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
5 2 (13.33%) SAPUI5
6 1 (6.67%) EDI
6 1 (6.67%) JMS
6 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) ABAP
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) SEEBURGER