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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 37 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 2273 2341 2449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.97% 4.62% 4.66%
As % of the Vendors category 10.94% 10.88% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1318 1293 1293
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 55 32
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £11.42 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £50.00 £56.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.53 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-10.93% -8.51%
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
20768 21508 23505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 42.45% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12764 12815 14128
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 903 1156
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
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 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 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
London +1 867 £475 +5.55% 166
South East -5 386 £450 +2.27% 68
North West +2 200 £475 +18.75% 34
West Midlands -4 143 £465 +3.33% 26
East of England +8 133 £450 -2.17% 28
South West -4 122 £396 +4.27% 94
East Midlands +14 119 £465 +9.41% 13
Yorkshire -11 63 £425 - 19
Midlands 0 43 £500 +17.64% 2
North East -48 31 £383 -12.72% 1
South Coast - 5 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 England region with a requirement for SAP.

1 1336 (28.38%) Finance
2 885 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
3 687 (14.59%) Manufacturing
4 629 (13.36%) ERP
5 542 (11.51%) Oracle
6 538 (11.43%) Migration
7 510 (10.83%) SQL
8 490 (10.41%) Marketing
9 457 (9.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 450 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 447 (9.49%) Programme Management
12 436 (9.26%) Telecoms
13 429 (9.11%) Project Management
14 422 (8.96%) Microsoft
15 420 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
16 400 (8.50%) CRM
17 394 (8.37%) Retail
18 392 (8.33%) Electronics
19 391 (8.31%) Digital Marketing
20 351 (7.46%) SAP FI
21 340 (7.22%) Data Migration
22 338 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
23 320 (6.80%) SAP HANA
24 317 (6.73%) SAP BW
25 311 (6.61%) BusinessObjects
26 305 (6.48%) ABAP
27 293 (6.22%) MS Excel
28 289 (6.14%) SAP CO
29 277 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
30 258 (5.48%) SQL Server

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
1 163 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 103 (2.19%) NetWeaver
3 62 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 48 (1.02%) Skype for Business
5 40 (0.85%) IIS
6 36 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 30 (0.64%) SAS
8 29 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 28 (0.59%) Apache
10 24 (0.51%) Apache Spark
11 22 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 20 (0.42%) Mule
12 20 (0.42%) SAP EP
13 18 (0.38%) Apache Pig
13 18 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
14 16 (0.34%) Confluence
15 15 (0.32%) CMS
16 12 (0.25%) Documentum
16 12 (0.25%) SAP Portal
17 11 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 293 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 119 (2.53%) MS Office
3 93 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 64 (1.36%) MS Project
5 51 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) SPSS
8 4 (0.085%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.085%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.064%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.042%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.042%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.042%) Siemens NX
11 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.021%) Revit
Business Applications
1 457 (9.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 351 (7.46%) SAP FI
3 289 (6.14%) SAP CO
4 277 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 191 (4.06%) SAP HR
6 158 (3.36%) SAP MM
6 158 (3.36%) SAP SD
7 149 (3.16%) SAP CRM
8 143 (3.04%) SAP ERP
9 125 (2.66%) SAP HCM
10 103 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
11 97 (2.06%) SAP BPC
12 80 (1.70%) SAP PP
12 80 (1.70%) SAP Retail
13 78 (1.66%) SAP GRC
14 72 (1.53%) SAP IS-U
15 69 (1.47%) SAP MDM
16 61 (1.30%) SAP APO
17 54 (1.15%) SAP PM
18 52 (1.10%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 190 (4.04%) SuccessFactors
2 87 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (1.27%) Office 365
5 50 (1.06%) SaaS
6 44 (0.93%) Yammer
7 28 (0.59%) Boomi
8 17 (0.36%) IaaS
9 11 (0.23%) PaaS
10 10 (0.21%) GitHub
11 7 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (0.11%) Taleo
14 4 (0.085%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.085%) G Suite
14 4 (0.085%) Google Analytics
15 3 (0.064%) Datadog
15 3 (0.064%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 30 (0.64%) Internet
2 29 (0.62%) HTTP
3 27 (0.57%) Firewall
4 24 (0.51%) SAN
5 22 (0.47%) FTP
5 22 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 20 (0.42%) DHCP
7 14 (0.30%) DNS
8 13 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.28%) LAN
8 13 (0.28%) WAN
9 12 (0.25%) IP Telephony
10 11 (0.23%) NetScaler
11 10 (0.21%) SSL
12 9 (0.19%) Intranet
12 9 (0.19%) SSH
13 8 (0.17%) Skype
14 7 (0.15%) MPLS
15 6 (0.13%) Wireless
15 6 (0.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (6.80%) SAP HANA
2 317 (6.73%) SAP BW
3 311 (6.61%) BusinessObjects
4 258 (5.48%) SQL Server
5 166 (3.53%) SAP Data Services
6 147 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
7 144 (3.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 102 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 77 (1.64%) Hadoop
10 74 (1.57%) Oracle Database
11 70 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 68 (1.44%) DB2
13 62 (1.32%) Big Data
14 57 (1.21%) Relational Database
15 49 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
16 45 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 40 (0.85%) MySQL
18 35 (0.74%) QlikView
19 30 (0.64%) Data Mining
19 30 (0.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 89 (1.89%) LSMW
2 40 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 38 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (0.79%) JIRA
5 26 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 25 (0.53%) Maven
7 18 (0.38%) Eclipse
7 18 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 17 (0.36%) Selenium
9 14 (0.30%) Cucumber
10 12 (0.25%) HP UFT
10 12 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
11 11 (0.23%) SoapUI
11 11 (0.23%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.17%) JUnit
12 8 (0.17%) Subversion
13 7 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.13%) PowerDesigner
15 5 (0.11%) Toad
General
1 1336 (28.38%) Finance
2 687 (14.59%) Manufacturing
3 490 (10.41%) Marketing
4 436 (9.26%) Telecoms
5 394 (8.37%) Retail
6 392 (8.33%) Electronics
7 168 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 103 (2.19%) Banking
9 81 (1.72%) Billing
10 70 (1.49%) General Ledger
11 67 (1.42%) Automotive
12 45 (0.96%) French Language
13 44 (0.93%) Legal
14 35 (0.74%) German Language
15 34 (0.72%) Back Office
16 33 (0.70%) Advertising
17 27 (0.57%) Aerospace
18 24 (0.51%) Publishing
19 16 (0.34%) Dutch Language
20 10 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1324 (28.12%) Consultant
2 1123 (23.85%) SAP Consultant
3 757 (16.08%) Analyst
4 503 (10.68%) Developer
5 482 (10.24%) Architect
6 421 (8.94%) SAP Manager
7 350 (7.43%) SAP Analyst
8 331 (7.03%) Project Manager
9 283 (6.01%) SAP Architect
10 220 (4.67%) SAP Project Manager
11 215 (4.57%) Business Analyst
12 214 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
13 168 (3.57%) SAP Developer
14 133 (2.82%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 120 (2.55%) SAP FI Consultant
16 119 (2.53%) Data Analyst
17 100 (2.12%) Data Consultant
18 98 (2.08%) SAP CO Consultant
19 96 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
20 92 (1.95%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (2.68%) .NET
2 119 (2.53%) Web Services
3 117 (2.49%) XML
4 115 (2.44%) HTML
5 93 (1.98%) CSS
6 77 (1.64%) JSON
7 70 (1.49%) SAP PI
8 69 (1.47%) SOAP
9 68 (1.44%) Middleware
10 61 (1.30%) SAP Basis
11 58 (1.23%) REST
12 56 (1.19%) Web Dynpro
13 54 (1.15%) SAPUI5
14 53 (1.13%) BAPI
15 49 (1.04%) COM
15 49 (1.04%) SAP ALE
16 48 (1.02%) SAP Fiori
17 44 (0.93%) jQuery
18 41 (0.87%) AngularJS
18 41 (0.87%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 338 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (2.21%) FMCG
3 91 (1.93%) Management Information System
4 53 (1.13%) Computer Science
5 51 (1.08%) Data Structures
6 50 (1.06%) User Experience
7 46 (0.98%) Data Extraction
8 42 (0.89%) Data Integration
9 41 (0.87%) Data Centre
10 40 (0.85%) Visualisation
11 38 (0.81%) e-Learning
12 35 (0.74%) Mobile App
13 33 (0.70%) Virtual Team
14 30 (0.64%) EPoS
15 28 (0.59%) Data Conversion
15 28 (0.59%) Life Science
16 27 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 24 (0.51%) Mainframe
18 21 (0.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 199 (4.23%) Windows
2 137 (2.91%) Linux
3 93 (1.98%) Unix
4 54 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 46 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (0.47%) AIX
8 19 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.32%) Solaris
10 14 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.23%) Android
13 10 (0.21%) SUSE
14 9 (0.19%) VMS
15 8 (0.17%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.11%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.085%) CentOS
17 4 (0.085%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.085%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.064%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 885 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
2 629 (13.36%) ERP
3 538 (11.43%) Migration
4 450 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 447 (9.49%) Programme Management
6 429 (9.11%) Project Management
7 420 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
8 400 (8.50%) CRM
9 391 (8.31%) Digital Marketing
10 340 (7.22%) Data Migration
11 229 (4.86%) ETL
12 226 (4.80%) SAP Implementation
13 210 (4.46%) Change Management
13 210 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 208 (4.42%) Data Modelling
15 206 (4.38%) Data Management
16 196 (4.16%) Logistics
17 176 (3.74%) ITIL
18 172 (3.65%) Business Analysis
18 172 (3.65%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 510 (10.83%) SQL
2 305 (6.48%) ABAP
3 230 (4.89%) Java
4 122 (2.59%) JavaScript
5 83 (1.76%) C#
6 81 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 60 (1.27%) Python
8 55 (1.17%) T-SQL
9 48 (1.02%) VBA
10 36 (0.76%) Shell Script
11 34 (0.72%) PHP
11 34 (0.72%) VB
12 33 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 29 (0.62%) C
14 28 (0.59%) Ruby
15 24 (0.51%) Perl
16 21 (0.45%) XPath
17 18 (0.38%) Bash Shell
18 15 (0.32%) R
18 15 (0.32%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 220 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 149 (3.16%) SC Cleared
3 142 (3.02%) Degree
4 37 (0.79%) ISEB
5 32 (0.68%) SAP Certification
6 30 (0.64%) CIMA
7 29 (0.62%) ACCA
8 27 (0.57%) ISTQB
8 27 (0.57%) PMP
9 25 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 23 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 23 (0.49%) CCA
10 23 (0.49%) PMI Certification
11 22 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 20 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (0.28%) BC Cleared
15 12 (0.25%) MCSE
16 11 (0.23%) CISSP
16 11 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 118 (2.51%) QA
3 60 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 45 (0.96%) SLA
5 41 (0.87%) GxP
6 23 (0.49%) GAMP
7 21 (0.45%) GMP
7 21 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (0.42%) GCP
9 9 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
9 9 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 5 (0.11%) COBIT
12 4 (0.085%) ISO22301
13 3 (0.064%) GAAP
13 3 (0.064%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 3 (0.064%) SEPA
14 1 (0.021%) Basel II
14 1 (0.021%) GLP
System Software
1 91 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 61 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (0.57%) XenServer
4 26 (0.55%) XenDesktop
5 20 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.36%) XenApp
7 14 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (0.23%) Docker
9 11 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 7 (0.15%) Firmware
11 7 (0.15%) HDFS
11 7 (0.15%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.13%) vSphere
13 3 (0.064%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.064%) Xen
14 2 (0.042%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.042%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.042%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 35 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (0.36%) XenMobile
3 16 (0.34%) Ansible
3 16 (0.34%) Nagios
3 16 (0.34%) Puppet
4 15 (0.32%) SCCM
5 14 (0.30%) SafeCom
6 13 (0.28%) EdgeSight
7 12 (0.25%) SCOM
8 10 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (0.19%) NetBackup
9 9 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.15%) Oozie
12 6 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
14 4 (0.085%) AirWatch
14 4 (0.085%) OpenView
14 4 (0.085%) vRealize
15 3 (0.064%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 542 (11.51%) Oracle
2 422 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 128 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
4 87 (1.85%) HP
5 84 (1.78%) IBM
6 81 (1.72%) VMware
7 66 (1.40%) Tableau
8 61 (1.30%) Infor
9 54 (1.15%) Ariba
10 52 (1.10%) Informatica
11 51 (1.08%) Cognos
12 49 (1.04%) Citrix
13 45 (0.96%) hybris
14 44 (0.93%) Workday
15 42 (0.89%) Adobe
16 41 (0.87%) Teradata
17 40 (0.85%) JD Edwards
18 38 (0.81%) OpenText
18 38 (0.81%) Red Hat
18 38 (0.81%) Sybase
Midlands
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £25000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £15 - £17 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £31 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago