The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SAP IS-U skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP IS-U over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP for Utilities as Part of SAP ERP (IS-U)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 109 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 10 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.54% 0.69% -
As % of the Business Applications category 4.63% 8.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.51% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £550 £501
% change year-on-year -25.00% +9.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

SAP IS-U is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 216 202 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.66% 8.24% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 107 88
Median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP IS-U
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SAP IS-U as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP IS-U in Berkshire

SAP IS-U
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP IS-U in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP IS-U in Berkshire

SAP IS-U
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP IS-U within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +15 10 £350 +7.69%
SAP IS-U
South East

SAP IS-U
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP IS-U also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SAP IS-U.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) ABAP
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) SAP FI-CA
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Billing
6 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (7.14%) BAPI
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP FI-CA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
1 12 (85.71%) SAP Consultant
1 12 (85.71%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Management Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Utilities Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) BAPI
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) ABAP
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft