The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 36 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP 2443 2433 2819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.94% 4.60% 5.53%
As % of the Vendors category 10.94% 10.40% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1361 1390
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 26
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.80 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.71 £59.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -18.26%
SAP
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22322 23400 23315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.11% 44.23% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13837 14131 13301
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 996 1032
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.52 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SAP
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
London -15 795 £475 - 155
South East +5 498 £420 -4.00% 97
West Midlands -11 204 £425 -3.40% 26
North West +1 166 £375 -13.79% 41
South West +5 154 £413 +10.00% 86
East Midlands +23 151 £475 +11.76% 20
East of England -1 113 £425 -8.10% 35
Midlands 0 75 £475 +5.55%
Yorkshire -24 61 £455 +7.05% 8
North East +10 53 £398 +15.21% 6
South Coast +1 2 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 England region with a requirement for SAP.

1 1235 (26.41%) Finance
2 853 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
3 685 (14.65%) Manufacturing
4 561 (11.99%) ERP
5 516 (11.03%) Project Management
6 509 (10.88%) Migration
7 504 (10.78%) Oracle
8 488 (10.43%) Marketing
9 481 (10.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 477 (10.20%) CRM
11 471 (10.07%) SQL
12 468 (10.01%) Programme Management
13 463 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 453 (9.69%) Telecoms
15 433 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
15 433 (9.26%) Microsoft
16 399 (8.53%) Electronics
17 395 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
18 358 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
19 342 (7.31%) Retail
20 308 (6.59%) Data Migration
21 296 (6.33%) SAP FI
22 287 (6.14%) BusinessObjects
23 280 (5.99%) ABAP
23 280 (5.99%) MS Excel
24 277 (5.92%) SAP HANA
25 246 (5.26%) SAP BW
26 238 (5.09%) Change Management
27 231 (4.94%) ITIL
28 230 (4.92%) SAP CO

SAP
Top Related 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
1 156 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 86 (1.84%) NetWeaver
3 48 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 43 (0.92%) IIS
5 41 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 40 (0.86%) Skype for Business
7 28 (0.60%) Apache
7 28 (0.60%) CMS
8 27 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 27 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 24 (0.51%) SAS
10 23 (0.49%) SAP EP
11 21 (0.45%) Confluence
11 21 (0.45%) Mule
12 19 (0.41%) Apache Spark
13 16 (0.34%) SAP Portal
14 15 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
15 12 (0.26%) Apache Pig
15 12 (0.26%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 280 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 131 (2.80%) MS Office
3 83 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (1.07%) MS Project
5 42 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.13%) SPSS
8 4 (0.086%) RoboHelp
8 4 (0.086%) Siemens NX
9 3 (0.064%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.043%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.043%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.043%) Mingle
10 2 (0.043%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.043%) Revit
11 1 (0.021%) CATIA
11 1 (0.021%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 481 (10.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 296 (6.33%) SAP FI
3 230 (4.92%) SAP CO
4 221 (4.73%) SAP FI/CO
5 190 (4.06%) SAP CRM
6 165 (3.53%) SAP HR
7 154 (3.29%) SAP ERP
8 131 (2.80%) SAP IS-U
9 129 (2.76%) SAP MM
10 128 (2.74%) SAP SD
11 105 (2.25%) SAP HCM
12 86 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
13 79 (1.69%) SAP PP
14 75 (1.60%) SAP BPC
15 63 (1.35%) SAP APO
15 63 (1.35%) SAP MDM
16 57 (1.22%) SAP PM
16 57 (1.22%) SAP SRM
17 51 (1.09%) SAP GRC
17 51 (1.09%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 178 (3.81%) SuccessFactors
2 65 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (1.11%) Office 365
5 38 (0.81%) SaaS
6 33 (0.71%) Boomi
7 32 (0.68%) Yammer
8 11 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.19%) Force.com
11 8 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.13%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.11%) GitHub
13 5 (0.11%) PaaS
14 4 (0.086%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.086%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.086%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.086%) IaaS
14 4 (0.086%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 50 (1.07%) DHCP
2 30 (0.64%) HTTP
3 27 (0.58%) Internet
4 25 (0.53%) Firewall
4 25 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 24 (0.51%) SAN
6 21 (0.45%) DNS
7 18 (0.38%) WAN
8 13 (0.28%) FTP
8 13 (0.28%) LAN
9 12 (0.26%) Network Security
10 9 (0.19%) CTI
11 8 (0.17%) MPLS
11 8 (0.17%) SSL
11 8 (0.17%) VPN
12 7 (0.15%) Skype
13 6 (0.13%) OSPF
13 6 (0.13%) VoIP
14 5 (0.11%) GSM
14 5 (0.11%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (6.14%) BusinessObjects
2 277 (5.92%) SAP HANA
3 246 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 213 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 175 (3.74%) SAP Data Services
6 163 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
7 124 (2.65%) SAP BI
8 80 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 75 (1.60%) Oracle Database
10 58 (1.24%) Hadoop
11 57 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 53 (1.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 49 (1.05%) Big Data
14 48 (1.03%) Relational Database
15 39 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
16 35 (0.75%) Data Mining
17 34 (0.73%) MySQL
18 32 (0.68%) DB2
18 32 (0.68%) QlikView
19 31 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 93 (1.99%) LSMW
2 50 (1.07%) JIRA
3 46 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 23 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 22 (0.47%) Visual Studio
7 20 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
8 18 (0.38%) JUnit
8 18 (0.38%) Maven
9 17 (0.36%) Subversion
10 16 (0.34%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.30%) HP UFT
12 13 (0.28%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.26%) Selenium
14 11 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
15 10 (0.21%) Grunt
16 9 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 8 (0.17%) WebDriver
18 7 (0.15%) Mockito
18 7 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
General
1 1235 (26.41%) Finance
2 685 (14.65%) Manufacturing
3 488 (10.43%) Marketing
4 453 (9.69%) Telecoms
5 399 (8.53%) Electronics
6 342 (7.31%) Retail
7 149 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 96 (2.05%) Billing
9 81 (1.73%) Banking
10 68 (1.45%) Automotive
11 56 (1.20%) Legal
12 46 (0.98%) General Ledger
13 43 (0.92%) French Language
14 38 (0.81%) Back Office
15 31 (0.66%) German Language
16 24 (0.51%) Publishing
17 22 (0.47%) Advertising
18 19 (0.41%) Dutch Language
19 17 (0.36%) Aerospace
20 9 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 1256 (26.85%) Consultant
2 1047 (22.39%) SAP Consultant
3 792 (16.93%) Analyst
4 479 (10.24%) Developer
5 446 (9.54%) SAP Manager
6 407 (8.70%) Architect
7 391 (8.36%) Project Manager
8 325 (6.95%) SAP Analyst
9 266 (5.69%) Business Analyst
10 217 (4.64%) SAP Project Manager
11 198 (4.23%) SAP Architect
12 174 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
13 148 (3.16%) SAP Developer
14 145 (3.10%) Data Analyst
15 110 (2.35%) Test Analyst
16 107 (2.29%) SAP FI Consultant
17 105 (2.25%) Trainer
18 104 (2.22%) SAP Business Analyst
19 99 (2.12%) SAP Solutions Architect
20 88 (1.88%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (2.74%) Web Services
2 119 (2.54%) HTML
3 104 (2.22%) XML
4 98 (2.10%) .NET
5 93 (1.99%) CSS
6 83 (1.77%) SOAP
7 79 (1.69%) SAP Basis
8 74 (1.58%) Middleware
9 63 (1.35%) REST
10 56 (1.20%) BAPI
10 56 (1.20%) JSON
11 54 (1.15%) SAP PI
12 53 (1.13%) EDI
13 51 (1.09%) COM
14 49 (1.05%) jQuery
15 47 (1.00%) Spring
16 44 (0.94%) AngularJS
17 41 (0.88%) J2EE
18 38 (0.81%) RESTful
19 35 (0.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 358 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (2.54%) Management Information System
3 114 (2.44%) FMCG
4 63 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 58 (1.24%) Data Integration
6 52 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 52 (1.11%) User Experience
7 48 (1.03%) Visualisation
8 41 (0.88%) Data Centre
9 38 (0.81%) Data Structures
9 38 (0.81%) Mainframe
10 35 (0.75%) Data Extraction
10 35 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 31 (0.66%) Virtual Team
12 28 (0.60%) Data Conversion
13 27 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
14 26 (0.56%) EPoS
14 26 (0.56%) Life Science
15 23 (0.49%) Smart Meter
16 21 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 219 (4.68%) Windows
2 132 (2.82%) Linux
3 103 (2.20%) Unix
4 77 (1.65%) Windows Server
5 67 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 22 (0.47%) Android
9 21 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (0.41%) Solaris
11 17 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.26%) AIX
13 11 (0.24%) VMS
14 8 (0.17%) CentOS
14 8 (0.17%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.17%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.15%) Fedora
16 5 (0.11%) zOS
17 4 (0.086%) HPUX
17 4 (0.086%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 853 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
2 561 (11.99%) ERP
3 516 (11.03%) Project Management
4 509 (10.88%) Migration
5 477 (10.20%) CRM
6 468 (10.01%) Programme Management
7 463 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 433 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
9 395 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
10 308 (6.59%) Data Migration
11 238 (5.09%) Change Management
12 231 (4.94%) ITIL
13 219 (4.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 217 (4.64%) ETL
15 213 (4.55%) Logistics
16 211 (4.51%) Business Analysis
17 206 (4.40%) Data Management
18 199 (4.25%) Data Modelling
19 196 (4.19%) SAP Implementation
20 146 (3.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 471 (10.07%) SQL
2 280 (5.99%) ABAP
3 208 (4.45%) Java
4 100 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 72 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 68 (1.45%) C#
7 52 (1.11%) T-SQL
8 37 (0.79%) PowerShell
9 32 (0.68%) C
9 32 (0.68%) PHP
9 32 (0.68%) VB
10 31 (0.66%) VBA
11 30 (0.64%) Python
12 26 (0.56%) SAPscript
12 26 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 24 (0.51%) Ruby
14 22 (0.47%) R
15 17 (0.36%) C++
16 13 (0.28%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 192 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 173 (3.70%) Degree
3 135 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 64 (1.37%) ISEB
5 42 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 39 (0.83%) PMP
7 34 (0.73%) ACCA
7 34 (0.73%) CIMA
8 33 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 28 (0.60%) SAP Certification
10 26 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 24 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
13 22 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (0.43%) DV Cleared
15 19 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 17 (0.36%) MCSE
17 16 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (0.30%) CCNP
19 13 (0.28%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 98 (2.10%) QA
3 59 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 54 (1.15%) SLA
5 34 (0.73%) GxP
6 14 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.11%) GCP
11 4 (0.086%) ISO22301
11 4 (0.086%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.064%) COBIT
12 3 (0.064%) GAAP
12 3 (0.064%) GMP
12 3 (0.064%) SEPA
13 2 (0.043%) GAMP
13 2 (0.043%) HL7
14 1 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.021%) EMIR
System Software
1 118 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (0.92%) XenApp
4 41 (0.88%) XenServer
5 40 (0.86%) XenDesktop
6 34 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (0.36%) Docker
8 10 (0.21%) Hyper-V
9 9 (0.19%) HDFS
9 9 (0.19%) vSphere
10 8 (0.17%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.086%) Apache Flume
13 4 (0.086%) Time Sharing Option
14 3 (0.064%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.043%) KVM
15 2 (0.043%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.043%) Xen
16 1 (0.021%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 50 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (0.94%) XenMobile
3 38 (0.81%) SafeCom
4 32 (0.68%) EdgeSight
5 15 (0.32%) Puppet
6 14 (0.30%) SCCM
7 12 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (0.19%) OpenView
10 8 (0.17%) SCOM
11 7 (0.15%) AirWatch
11 7 (0.15%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.15%) Packer
11 7 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.11%) SAP Afaria
12 5 (0.11%) Terraform
13 4 (0.086%) Ansible
13 4 (0.086%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (0.086%) QRadar
13 4 (0.086%) vRealize
Vendors
1 504 (10.78%) Oracle
2 433 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 139 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
4 134 (2.87%) HP
5 83 (1.77%) VMware
6 78 (1.67%) Citrix
7 77 (1.65%) IBM
8 61 (1.30%) Informatica
9 58 (1.24%) Infor
9 58 (1.24%) Tableau
10 57 (1.22%) hybris
11 55 (1.18%) Ariba
12 54 (1.15%) Cognos
13 43 (0.92%) OpenText
14 41 (0.88%) JD Edwards
15 39 (0.83%) ThinPrint
16 37 (0.79%) AppSense
16 37 (0.79%) Hyperion
17 32 (0.68%) Dell
17 32 (0.68%) Teradata
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