The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP for Retail (IS-Retail)
England / South East
Rank 233 - 259
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.091% - 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.05% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £750 £475
% change year-on-year -20.00% +57.89%  
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 the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 664 637 651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.59% 6.91% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 368 391
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Retail in the South East

SAP Retail
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire - 3 £600 -
SAP Retail
England

SAP Retail
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP Retail.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
5 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
5 1 (7.14%) FMCG
5 1 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment

SAP Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
General
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
1 7 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 7 (50.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Architect
3 5 (35.71%) SAP Architect
3 5 (35.71%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
7 1 (7.14%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Information Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP