The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP Retail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Retail over the 3 months to 23 April 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.

SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 624 599
Rank change year-on-year +86 -25  
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 47 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.017% 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.28% 0.22% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 11
Median daily rate £563 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.28% +26.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £569 £600 £588
% change year-on-year -5.20% +2.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP Retail 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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3661 4142 4233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.43% 8.04% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2205 2563 2450
Median daily rate £450 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.55% -0.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £421 £425
% change year-on-year +7.01% -1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 39 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -24.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £49.55 £63.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.50 £29.42
% change year-on-year +67.86% -23.50%  

SAP Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Retail in England

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP Retail in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Retail in England

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Retail in England over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Retail in England

SAP Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Retail in England

SAP Retail
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Retail within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
London +49 22 £545 -9.20% 1
East Midlands -4 10 £400 -
South East - 6 £575 -
West Midlands +25 5 £450 -
North West - 3 £600 -
SAP Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Retail 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 England region with a requirement for SAP Retail.

1 96 (100.00%) SAP
1 96 (100.00%) Retail
2 21 (21.88%) SAP SD
3 13 (13.54%) Finance
4 12 (12.50%) SAP MM
5 11 (11.46%) Logistics
6 9 (9.38%) SAP CAR
7 8 (8.33%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 8 (8.33%) Migration
7 8 (8.33%) Billing
7 8 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 7 (7.29%) SAP HANA
8 7 (7.29%) Order to Cash
9 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (6.25%) Back Office
9 6 (6.25%) e-Learning
9 6 (6.25%) German Language
10 5 (5.21%) Functional Testing
10 5 (5.21%) SAP BW
11 4 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (4.17%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.17%) Data Architecture
11 4 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.17%) Data Flow Diagram
11 4 (4.17%) IT Strategy
11 4 (4.17%) SAP POS DM
11 4 (4.17%) SAP MDG
12 3 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (3.13%) Czech Language

SAP Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (21.88%) SAP SD
2 12 (12.50%) SAP MM
3 9 (9.38%) SAP CAR
4 8 (8.33%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 4 (4.17%) SAP MDG
5 4 (4.17%) SAP POS DM
6 3 (3.13%) SAP BPC
6 3 (3.13%) SAP FI
7 2 (2.08%) SAP CO
7 2 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.08%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (2.08%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (1.04%) SAP AFS
8 1 (1.04%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (1.04%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (1.04%) SAP LE
8 1 (1.04%) SAP MDM
8 1 (1.04%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SAP HANA
2 5 (5.21%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 96 (100.00%) Retail
2 13 (13.54%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Billing
4 6 (6.25%) Back Office
4 6 (6.25%) German Language
5 3 (3.13%) Czech Language
5 3 (3.13%) Danish Language
5 3 (3.13%) Dutch Language
5 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.13%) Norwegian Language
5 3 (3.13%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (61.46%) Consultant
1 59 (61.46%) SAP Consultant
2 44 (45.83%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 36 (37.50%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 20 (20.83%) Architect
5 18 (18.75%) SAP Architect
6 11 (11.46%) SAP SD Consultant
7 10 (10.42%) SAP Trainer
7 10 (10.42%) Trainer
8 8 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
8 8 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 7 (7.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 7 (7.29%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.25%) Data Architect
11 5 (5.21%) SAP MM Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) SAP SD Trainer
12 3 (3.13%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) SAP CO-PA
1 2 (2.08%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.04%) BAPI
2 1 (1.04%) EDI
2 1 (1.04%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (1.04%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.04%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.25%) e-Learning
2 3 (3.13%) FMCG
2 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.13%) Replication
2 3 (3.13%) SCORM
3 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.08%) EPoS
3 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.46%) Logistics
2 8 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 8 (8.33%) Migration
3 7 (7.29%) Order to Cash
4 5 (5.21%) Functional Testing
5 4 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.17%) Data Architecture
5 4 (4.17%) Data Flow Diagram
5 4 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 4 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.17%) IT Strategy
6 3 (3.13%) Business Analysis
6 3 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.13%) CRM
6 3 (3.13%) ERP
6 3 (3.13%) Information Management
6 3 (3.13%) PLM
6 3 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.13%) Adobe
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Ariba