The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 26 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing SAP 7 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.47% 4.70% 4.82%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 8.97% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 16
Median daily rate £438 £501 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +19.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £685 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +2.91%
SAP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
119 156 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.05% 52.35% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 100 136
Median daily rate £405 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 16
Median hourly rate £12.05 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.57% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £50.68 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Bedfordshire region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +3 2 £575 -13.20%
Bedford - 1 - -
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 7 (29.17%) Migration
1 7 (29.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (29.17%) CRM
1 7 (29.17%) SAP FI
1 7 (29.17%) SAP CO
1 7 (29.17%) LSMW
1 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
2 6 (25.00%) SAP MM
2 6 (25.00%) SAP PP
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.33%) Data Privacy
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Records Management
6 2 (8.33%) BYOD
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) SAP ERP
6 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) SAP CO
1 7 (29.17%) SAP FI
1 7 (29.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (25.00%) SAP MM
2 6 (25.00%) SAP PP
3 2 (8.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Business One
4 1 (4.17%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) GIS
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) QlikView
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) LSMW
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (41.67%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) SAP PP Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Report Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAP WM Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) BYOD
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) CRM
1 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Privacy
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.33%) Records Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (8.33%) GxP
1 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Ariba
3 1 (4.17%) BEA
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO