Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 19 November 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 Utilities as Part of SAP ERP (IS-U)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 785 801 738
Rank change year-on-year +16 -63 -80
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 90 95 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.12% 1.09% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 43
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -6.49%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £368
90th Percentile £598 £593 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.86% -11.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8032 8699 9426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.30% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4732 5187 5256
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 96 143
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.97 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.85% -12.79%

SAP IS-U
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP IS-U as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP IS-U in the UK

SAP IS-U
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP IS-U in the UK

SAP IS-U
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP IS-U over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP IS-U in the UK

SAP IS-U
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP IS-U in the UK

SAP IS-U
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 81 £525 +10.53% 1
UK excluding London +28 74 £525 +16.67%
South West +25 21 £500 +19.05%
North of England +57 18 £523 -5.00%
Midlands +31 18 £550 +29.41%
West Midlands +38 16 £550 +29.41%
London -28 12 £550 +12.82% 1
North West +31 10 £500 +25.00%
Yorkshire +15 8 £538 -2.27%
South East -10 8 £525 +39.07%
Wales +21 7 £550 +15.79%
East Midlands +11 2 £500 -15.97%
Northern Ireland - 2 £500 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 with a requirement for SAP IS-U.

1 90 (100.00%) SAP
2 50 (55.56%) Billing
3 24 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (26.67%) ABAP
4 18 (20.00%) CRM
4 18 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 12 (13.33%) Retail
6 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (12.22%) Web Dynpro
7 10 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
7 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.11%) Smart Meter
8 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (8.89%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (7.78%) Web Services
9 7 (7.78%) Asset Management
9 7 (7.78%) BAPI
10 6 (6.67%) Finance
10 6 (6.67%) SAP CRM
10 6 (6.67%) Use Case
10 6 (6.67%) Change Control
10 6 (6.67%) Data Quality
11 5 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
11 5 (5.56%) Process Architecture
11 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
11 5 (5.56%) Workflow
11 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.44%) NetWeaver

SAP IS-U
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (4.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.22%) SAP CRM for Utilities
2 2 (2.22%) SAP MRS
3 1 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 50 (55.56%) Billing
2 12 (13.33%) Retail
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Consultant
2 36 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
3 33 (36.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 20 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
5 18 (20.00%) Developer
5 18 (20.00%) SAP Developer
6 17 (18.89%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 16 (17.78%) ABAP Developer
8 12 (13.33%) Architect
8 12 (13.33%) Billing Consultant
9 9 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
9 9 (10.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
9 9 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (8.89%) Analyst
11 7 (7.78%) SAP Architect
12 5 (5.56%) Process Analyst
12 5 (5.56%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
13 4 (4.44%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 3 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
14 3 (3.33%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) Web Dynpro
2 10 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
3 7 (7.78%) BAPI
3 7 (7.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.11%) IVR
2 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 18 (20.00%) CRM
3 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.89%) Data Analysis
6 7 (7.78%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.67%) Change Control
7 6 (6.67%) Use Case
8 5 (5.56%) Process Architecture
8 5 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (5.56%) Workflow
9 4 (4.44%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.44%) Process Improvement
10 3 (3.33%) Coaching
10 3 (3.33%) People Management
10 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) ABAP
2 3 (3.33%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP Certification
2 2 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.33%) PMO
3 2 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.11%) hybris