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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 37 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 2343 2330 2772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.81% 4.59% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 10.83% 10.26% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1340 1451
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £612 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 43
Median hourly rate £25.12 £20.54 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.29% -17.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.69 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £46.96 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £19.08 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+31.65% -26.61%
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
21633 22711 21913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.43% 44.75% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13584 13614 12638
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 720 1027 974
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -20 722 £450 -7.21% 178
South East +5 442 £425 -1.16% 102
North West -10 188 £400 - 56
West Midlands -5 174 £388 -8.82% 40
South West +6 161 £400 +6.66% 60
East of England 0 139 £425 +6.25% 38
East Midlands +11 109 £450 -4.76% 27
North East +4 98 £285 -13.63% 6
Yorkshire +6 90 £473 +11.17% 23
Midlands 0 44 £475 -11.62% 7
South Coast +2 3 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1206 (26.86%) Finance
2 797 (17.75%) Business Intelligence
3 682 (15.19%) Manufacturing
4 541 (12.05%) ERP
5 520 (11.58%) Oracle
6 502 (11.18%) Project Management
7 494 (11.00%) Marketing
8 484 (10.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 484 (10.78%) Programme Management
9 475 (10.58%) Telecoms
10 463 (10.31%) CRM
11 452 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
12 451 (10.04%) Migration
13 418 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 406 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
15 405 (9.02%) Electronics
16 386 (8.60%) Microsoft
17 374 (8.33%) SQL
18 332 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
19 299 (6.66%) BusinessObjects
20 278 (6.19%) MS Excel
21 267 (5.95%) Retail
22 265 (5.90%) SAP FI
23 259 (5.77%) Data Migration
24 249 (5.55%) ABAP
25 248 (5.52%) SAP BW
26 233 (5.19%) SAP HANA
27 232 (5.17%) Change Management
28 229 (5.10%) ITIL
29 217 (4.83%) Java

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
1 150 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 85 (1.89%) NetWeaver
3 53 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 42 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 41 (0.91%) IIS
6 35 (0.78%) Skype for Business
7 33 (0.73%) CMS
8 32 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 26 (0.58%) WebLogic
10 23 (0.51%) Confluence
11 22 (0.49%) Apache
12 21 (0.47%) SAP Portal
13 19 (0.42%) MS Exchange
13 19 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.38%) Mule
15 16 (0.36%) SAS
16 14 (0.31%) SAP EP
17 13 (0.29%) Apache Spark
17 13 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
18 12 (0.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 278 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 119 (2.65%) MS Office
3 78 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 59 (1.31%) MS Project
5 45 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) Siemens NX
7 5 (0.11%) SPSS
8 3 (0.067%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.067%) CATIA
9 2 (0.045%) Mingle
9 2 (0.045%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.045%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.022%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.022%) Revit
Business Applications
1 484 (10.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 265 (5.90%) SAP FI
3 205 (4.57%) SAP CO
4 198 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 173 (3.85%) SAP CRM
6 160 (3.56%) SAP HR
7 158 (3.52%) SAP ERP
8 150 (3.34%) SAP IS-U
9 114 (2.54%) SAP SD
10 91 (2.03%) SAP MM
11 89 (1.98%) SAP SRM
12 87 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
13 78 (1.74%) SAP BPC
14 72 (1.60%) SAP HCM
15 62 (1.38%) SAP PP
16 58 (1.29%) SAP MDM
16 58 (1.29%) SAP Payroll
17 53 (1.18%) SAP GRC
18 52 (1.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
19 50 (1.11%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 167 (3.72%) SuccessFactors
2 56 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (1.18%) Office 365
3 53 (1.18%) SaaS
4 29 (0.65%) Yammer
5 20 (0.45%) Boomi
6 18 (0.40%) Force.com
7 12 (0.27%) Veeva
8 10 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.22%) Heroku
8 10 (0.22%) Taleo
9 9 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
11 7 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (0.13%) iPaaS
13 5 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (0.91%) DHCP
2 31 (0.69%) Firewall
3 24 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 22 (0.49%) WAN
5 20 (0.45%) DNS
5 20 (0.45%) HTTP
6 18 (0.40%) Internet
6 18 (0.40%) LAN
7 17 (0.38%) SAN
8 14 (0.31%) VPN
9 12 (0.27%) FTP
9 12 (0.27%) MPLS
9 12 (0.27%) OSPF
10 11 (0.24%) BGP
11 9 (0.20%) IPv6
11 9 (0.20%) Network Security
11 9 (0.20%) Wireless
12 8 (0.18%) CTI
13 7 (0.16%) Intranet
13 7 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (6.66%) BusinessObjects
2 248 (5.52%) SAP BW
3 233 (5.19%) SAP HANA
4 191 (4.25%) SQL Server
5 133 (2.96%) SAP Data Services
6 126 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
7 121 (2.69%) SAP BI
8 74 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 69 (1.54%) Oracle Database
10 60 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 58 (1.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 48 (1.07%) Relational Database
13 42 (0.94%) Big Data
14 38 (0.85%) DB2
14 38 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
15 37 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
16 32 (0.71%) MySQL
17 29 (0.65%) MS Access
18 26 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
19 25 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 60 (1.34%) LSMW
2 54 (1.20%) JIRA
3 35 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 23 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
6 22 (0.49%) Subversion
7 21 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 19 (0.42%) Jenkins
9 18 (0.40%) JUnit
10 16 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (0.33%) Maven
12 13 (0.29%) Selenium
13 12 (0.27%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.22%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.22%) Grunt
15 9 (0.20%) HP UFT
16 8 (0.18%) LoadRunner
17 7 (0.16%) ERwin
17 7 (0.16%) SoapUI
18 6 (0.13%) Mockito
General
1 1206 (26.86%) Finance
2 682 (15.19%) Manufacturing
3 494 (11.00%) Marketing
4 475 (10.58%) Telecoms
5 405 (9.02%) Electronics
6 267 (5.95%) Retail
7 170 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 111 (2.47%) Billing
9 89 (1.98%) Banking
10 68 (1.51%) Legal
11 56 (1.25%) Automotive
12 42 (0.94%) General Ledger
13 34 (0.76%) Back Office
14 28 (0.62%) German Language
15 24 (0.53%) French Language
16 20 (0.45%) Publishing
17 19 (0.42%) Advertising
17 19 (0.42%) Aerospace
18 14 (0.31%) Dutch Language
19 13 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 1241 (27.64%) Consultant
2 1017 (22.65%) SAP Consultant
3 821 (18.29%) Analyst
4 416 (9.27%) Developer
5 406 (9.04%) SAP Manager
6 366 (8.15%) Architect
7 364 (8.11%) Project Manager
8 338 (7.53%) SAP Analyst
9 322 (7.17%) Business Analyst
10 176 (3.92%) SAP Project Manager
11 144 (3.21%) SAP Architect
12 140 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
13 126 (2.81%) SAP Developer
14 121 (2.69%) SAP Business Analyst
15 120 (2.67%) Data Analyst
16 113 (2.52%) SAP FI Consultant
17 96 (2.14%) Functional Consultant
18 95 (2.12%) Test Analyst
19 90 (2.00%) Trainer
20 85 (1.89%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (3.03%) Web Services
2 125 (2.78%) HTML
3 117 (2.61%) .NET
4 99 (2.20%) CSS
5 98 (2.18%) XML
6 92 (2.05%) SAP Basis
7 77 (1.71%) SOAP
8 61 (1.36%) Middleware
9 57 (1.27%) COM
10 55 (1.22%) BAPI
11 54 (1.20%) jQuery
12 50 (1.11%) REST
13 45 (1.00%) EDI
14 43 (0.96%) AngularJS
15 42 (0.94%) Web Dynpro
16 41 (0.91%) Spring
17 40 (0.89%) HTML5
17 40 (0.89%) JSON
18 39 (0.87%) SAP Fiori
18 39 (0.87%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 332 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (2.96%) Management Information System
3 118 (2.63%) FMCG
4 62 (1.38%) Mobile App
5 60 (1.34%) User Experience
6 54 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 54 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 48 (1.07%) Data Centre
8 41 (0.91%) Visualisation
9 40 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 36 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 36 (0.80%) Life Science
11 30 (0.67%) Mainframe
12 27 (0.60%) e-Learning
13 26 (0.58%) Smart Meter
14 24 (0.53%) Data Extraction
14 24 (0.53%) Virtual Team
15 21 (0.47%) Replication
16 20 (0.45%) Statistics
17 18 (0.40%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 192 (4.28%) Windows
2 130 (2.90%) Linux
3 91 (2.03%) Unix
4 61 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 55 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (0.73%) Android
8 29 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 27 (0.60%) Solaris
10 22 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (0.38%) AIX
12 16 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.20%) zOS
14 8 (0.18%) VMS
15 7 (0.16%) CentOS
16 5 (0.11%) Fedora
16 5 (0.11%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.067%) HPUX
17 3 (0.067%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (17.75%) Business Intelligence
2 541 (12.05%) ERP
3 502 (11.18%) Project Management
4 484 (10.78%) Programme Management
5 463 (10.31%) CRM
6 452 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
7 451 (10.04%) Migration
8 418 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 406 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
10 259 (5.77%) Data Migration
11 232 (5.17%) Change Management
12 229 (5.10%) ITIL
13 208 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 206 (4.59%) Business Analysis
15 194 (4.32%) Logistics
16 191 (4.25%) Data Management
17 190 (4.23%) Data Modelling
18 183 (4.08%) ETL
19 178 (3.96%) SAP Implementation
20 139 (3.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 374 (8.33%) SQL
2 249 (5.55%) ABAP
3 217 (4.83%) Java
4 98 (2.18%) JavaScript
5 72 (1.60%) C#
6 61 (1.36%) PL/SQL
7 38 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 36 (0.80%) VBA
9 34 (0.76%) C
10 33 (0.73%) VB
11 32 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 30 (0.67%) PowerShell
13 28 (0.62%) Python
14 25 (0.56%) PHP
15 23 (0.51%) SAPscript
16 22 (0.49%) Apex Code
16 22 (0.49%) Ruby
17 21 (0.47%) R
18 17 (0.38%) VB.NET
19 14 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 192 (4.28%) Degree
2 188 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 143 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 51 (1.14%) ISEB
5 47 (1.05%) SAP Certification
6 40 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 36 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 30 (0.67%) PMP
9 27 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 25 (0.56%) CIMA
10 25 (0.56%) DV Cleared
11 24 (0.53%) ACCA
12 23 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
14 19 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (0.38%) CCA
16 14 (0.31%) CCNA
16 14 (0.31%) CCNP
16 14 (0.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 89 (1.98%) QA
3 50 (1.11%) SLA
4 45 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (0.51%) GxP
6 7 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.13%) COBIT
7 6 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.067%) GAAP
9 3 (0.067%) HL7
9 3 (0.067%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.045%) GCP
11 1 (0.022%) AICPA
11 1 (0.022%) Basel II
11 1 (0.022%) MiFID
11 1 (0.022%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.022%) SEPA
11 1 (0.022%) Solvency II
System Software
1 105 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 50 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.73%) XenApp
4 30 (0.67%) XenDesktop
4 30 (0.67%) XenServer
5 24 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (0.42%) Docker
7 10 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.18%) vSphere
9 7 (0.16%) HDFS
9 7 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.089%) ClearTrust
11 4 (0.089%) Time Sharing Option
12 2 (0.045%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.045%) KVM
12 2 (0.045%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.022%) Brightmail
13 1 (0.022%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 50 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (0.76%) XenMobile
3 29 (0.65%) SafeCom
4 23 (0.51%) EdgeSight
5 16 (0.36%) Puppet
6 15 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
7 10 (0.22%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.18%) OpenView
9 7 (0.16%) SCCM
10 5 (0.11%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.11%) Packer
10 5 (0.11%) Terraform
11 4 (0.089%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.089%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.089%) Control-M
11 4 (0.089%) HP UCMDB
11 4 (0.089%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.089%) SCOM
Vendors
1 520 (11.58%) Oracle
2 386 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 170 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
4 125 (2.78%) HP
5 91 (2.03%) IBM
6 65 (1.45%) Infor
7 64 (1.43%) Informatica
8 63 (1.40%) VMware
9 62 (1.38%) hybris
10 58 (1.29%) Citrix
11 54 (1.20%) Ariba
12 53 (1.18%) Tableau
13 47 (1.05%) OpenText
14 40 (0.89%) Cognos
14 40 (0.89%) Hyperion
15 39 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
16 34 (0.76%) Cisco
17 33 (0.73%) Sybase
18 32 (0.71%) webMethods
19 30 (0.67%) JD Edwards
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
APM Resources
Rate: Up to £550 per day UP TO £550 PER DAY
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Rate: £450 - £550 per day, Benefits Expenses payable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £545 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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London
C4 Commerce
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Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
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London
People Source Consulting
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Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £400 - £418 per day
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North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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