The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 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)
England / London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 394 433 416
Rank change year-on-year +39 -17  
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 20 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.097% 0.022% 0.036%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.28% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £535 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.87% +9.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £600 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £569 £550 £700
% change year-on-year +3.40% -21.42%  
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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1563 1791 1912
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.59% 7.78% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 1169 1218
Median daily rate £465 £459 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% -4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 8
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £18.45 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.40 £50.20 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +37.34% -14.06%  

SAP Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Retail in London

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Retail in London over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Retail in London

SAP Retail
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London - 2 - - 1
West Drayton - 1 £575 -
SAP Retail
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for SAP Retail.

1 33 (100.00%) SAP
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 10 (30.30%) SAP SD
3 8 (24.24%) Finance
4 6 (18.18%) SAP MM
4 6 (18.18%) Order to Cash
5 5 (15.15%) Logistics
5 5 (15.15%) Back Office
5 5 (15.15%) e-Learning
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.12%) German Language
7 3 (9.09%) Norwegian Language
7 3 (9.09%) Swedish Language
7 3 (9.09%) Czech Language
7 3 (9.09%) Danish Language
7 3 (9.09%) Dutch Language
7 3 (9.09%) SAP BPC
7 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.06%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
8 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
8 2 (6.06%) SAP CAR
8 2 (6.06%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
8 2 (6.06%) QA
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (6.06%) Replication

SAP Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Adobe Captivate
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (30.30%) SAP SD
2 6 (18.18%) SAP MM
3 3 (9.09%) SAP BPC
4 2 (6.06%) SAP CAR
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (3.03%) SAP AFS
5 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
5 1 (3.03%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (3.03%) SAP MDM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP POS DM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
1 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 33 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Back Office
4 4 (12.12%) German Language
5 3 (9.09%) Czech Language
5 3 (9.09%) Danish Language
5 3 (9.09%) Dutch Language
5 3 (9.09%) Norwegian Language
5 3 (9.09%) Swedish Language
6 1 (3.03%) Advertising
6 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Consultant
1 22 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (45.45%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) SAP SD Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) SAP Trainer
5 5 (15.15%) Trainer
6 3 (9.09%) SAP MM Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) SAP SD Trainer
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Pricing Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Data Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Designer
8 1 (3.03%) Instructional Designer
8 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) SAP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Senior SAP IS-Retail Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) BAPI
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (3.03%) SAP PI
1 1 (3.03%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) e-Learning
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) SCORM
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.03%) FMCG
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Order to Cash
2 5 (15.15%) Logistics
3 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.03%) Assortment Management
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) Content Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Management
5 1 (3.03%) Information Management
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle