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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 36 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 2411 2404 2758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.83% 4.66% 5.75%
As % of the Vendors category 10.80% 10.52% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1380 1353 1349
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 £275 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £411
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 46 34
Median hourly rate £24.81 £19.08 £24.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.03% -22.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.13 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.71 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.81 £19.08 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+30.03% -16.13%
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 22856 21565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.29% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13864 13738 12196
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 £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 736 998 991
Median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -24 744 £450 -10.00% 164
South East +3 459 £400 -8.57% 108
North West -6 184 £400 -5.88% 62
West Midlands -11 171 £403 -4.16% 34
South West +3 169 £400 - 67
East Midlands +18 139 £450 -7.21% 24
East of England 0 136 £425 +3.03% 37
North East +8 85 £280 -16.41% 10
Yorkshire -1 80 £488 +14.70% 19
Midlands 0 60 £475 +1.60% 3
South Coast +3 2 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1229 (26.65%) Finance
2 836 (18.13%) Business Intelligence
3 700 (15.18%) Manufacturing
4 558 (12.10%) ERP
5 521 (11.30%) Oracle
6 505 (10.95%) Marketing
7 504 (10.93%) Project Management
8 497 (10.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 490 (10.63%) Migration
10 487 (10.56%) Programme Management
11 486 (10.54%) Telecoms
12 481 (10.43%) CRM
13 464 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
14 437 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 430 (9.33%) Microsoft
16 419 (9.09%) SQL
17 417 (9.04%) Electronics
17 417 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
18 339 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
19 301 (6.53%) BusinessObjects
19 301 (6.53%) Retail
20 289 (6.27%) MS Excel
21 287 (6.22%) Data Migration
22 277 (6.01%) SAP FI
23 263 (5.70%) SAP HANA
24 254 (5.51%) ABAP
25 249 (5.40%) SAP BW
26 247 (5.36%) ITIL
27 242 (5.25%) Change Management
28 221 (4.79%) Windows

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
1 162 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 74 (1.60%) NetWeaver
3 54 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
4 49 (1.06%) WebSphere
5 46 (1.00%) IIS
6 41 (0.89%) Skype for Business
7 33 (0.72%) CMS
8 27 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 25 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 24 (0.52%) WebLogic
11 22 (0.48%) Mule
12 21 (0.46%) Apache
12 21 (0.46%) Confluence
13 20 (0.43%) MS Exchange
14 19 (0.41%) SAP EP
14 19 (0.41%) SAS
15 17 (0.37%) SAP Portal
16 16 (0.35%) Apache Spark
16 16 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
17 12 (0.26%) MQSeries
Applications
1 289 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 126 (2.73%) MS Office
3 90 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (1.24%) MS Project
5 41 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 29 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) Siemens NX
7 5 (0.11%) SPSS
8 3 (0.065%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.065%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.043%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.043%) CATIA
9 2 (0.043%) Mingle
9 2 (0.043%) Revit
10 1 (0.022%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.022%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 497 (10.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 277 (6.01%) SAP FI
3 215 (4.66%) SAP CO
4 209 (4.53%) SAP FI/CO
5 171 (3.71%) SAP CRM
6 160 (3.47%) SAP ERP
7 159 (3.45%) SAP HR
8 144 (3.12%) SAP IS-U
9 116 (2.52%) SAP SD
10 101 (2.19%) SAP MM
11 93 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
12 78 (1.69%) SAP HCM
13 74 (1.60%) SAP PP
14 72 (1.56%) SAP BPC
15 69 (1.50%) SAP SRM
16 58 (1.26%) SAP MDM
17 52 (1.13%) SAP GRC
18 50 (1.08%) SAP PM
19 49 (1.06%) OpenText VIM for SAP
20 48 (1.04%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 180 (3.90%) SuccessFactors
2 62 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (1.24%) Office 365
5 50 (1.08%) SaaS
6 32 (0.69%) Yammer
7 29 (0.63%) Boomi
8 16 (0.35%) Force.com
9 12 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.26%) Veeva
10 11 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (0.22%) Heroku
12 9 (0.20%) Taleo
13 8 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.15%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (1.08%) DHCP
2 29 (0.63%) Firewall
3 24 (0.52%) DNS
4 23 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 23 (0.50%) WAN
5 22 (0.48%) Internet
6 21 (0.46%) SAN
7 18 (0.39%) HTTP
8 17 (0.37%) LAN
9 13 (0.28%) MPLS
9 13 (0.28%) VPN
10 12 (0.26%) FTP
11 11 (0.24%) OSPF
12 10 (0.22%) BGP
12 10 (0.22%) Network Security
13 9 (0.20%) CTI
14 8 (0.17%) IPv6
14 8 (0.17%) VoIP
15 7 (0.15%) Skype
15 7 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (6.53%) BusinessObjects
2 263 (5.70%) SAP HANA
3 249 (5.40%) SAP BW
4 218 (4.73%) SQL Server
5 147 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
6 145 (3.14%) SAP Data Services
7 130 (2.82%) SAP BI
8 77 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 71 (1.54%) Oracle Database
10 62 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 61 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 45 (0.98%) Big Data
13 44 (0.95%) Hadoop
14 42 (0.91%) Relational Database
15 41 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
16 38 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
17 36 (0.78%) DB2
18 35 (0.76%) MySQL
19 32 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
20 29 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 75 (1.63%) LSMW
2 49 (1.06%) JIRA
3 43 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 23 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
6 22 (0.48%) Visual Studio
7 20 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 20 (0.43%) Subversion
8 17 (0.37%) JUnit
8 17 (0.37%) Maven
9 16 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 13 (0.28%) Selenium
11 12 (0.26%) HP UFT
12 11 (0.24%) Cucumber
13 10 (0.22%) Grunt
14 9 (0.20%) Eclipse
15 7 (0.15%) ERwin
15 7 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
15 7 (0.15%) SoapUI
16 6 (0.13%) WebDriver
General
1 1229 (26.65%) Finance
2 700 (15.18%) Manufacturing
3 505 (10.95%) Marketing
4 486 (10.54%) Telecoms
5 417 (9.04%) Electronics
6 301 (6.53%) Retail
7 173 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 106 (2.30%) Billing
9 79 (1.71%) Banking
10 63 (1.37%) Legal
11 56 (1.21%) Automotive
12 44 (0.95%) General Ledger
13 36 (0.78%) Back Office
14 33 (0.72%) German Language
15 23 (0.50%) French Language
16 21 (0.46%) Publishing
17 20 (0.43%) Advertising
18 18 (0.39%) Aerospace
19 16 (0.35%) Dutch Language
20 11 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 1262 (27.37%) Consultant
2 1036 (22.47%) SAP Consultant
3 826 (17.91%) Analyst
4 449 (9.74%) Developer
5 415 (9.00%) SAP Manager
6 389 (8.44%) Architect
7 363 (7.87%) Project Manager
8 336 (7.29%) SAP Analyst
9 299 (6.48%) Business Analyst
10 187 (4.06%) SAP Project Manager
11 164 (3.56%) SAP Architect
12 153 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
13 141 (3.06%) Data Analyst
14 134 (2.91%) SAP Developer
15 120 (2.60%) SAP Business Analyst
16 107 (2.32%) SAP FI Consultant
17 102 (2.21%) Test Analyst
18 98 (2.13%) Trainer
19 83 (1.80%) Functional Consultant
20 80 (1.73%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (3.08%) Web Services
2 118 (2.56%) HTML
3 105 (2.28%) .NET
4 100 (2.17%) XML
5 94 (2.04%) CSS
6 86 (1.87%) SAP Basis
7 84 (1.82%) SOAP
8 65 (1.41%) Middleware
9 57 (1.24%) COM
9 57 (1.24%) REST
10 52 (1.13%) BAPI
11 51 (1.11%) jQuery
11 51 (1.11%) JSON
12 45 (0.98%) Spring
13 44 (0.95%) EDI
14 42 (0.91%) J2EE
15 41 (0.89%) RESTful
16 40 (0.87%) AngularJS
16 40 (0.87%) SAP Smart Forms
16 40 (0.87%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 339 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 119 (2.58%) FMCG
4 67 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 59 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 59 (1.28%) User Experience
6 55 (1.19%) Data Integration
7 52 (1.13%) Data Centre
8 48 (1.04%) Visualisation
9 41 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 40 (0.87%) Life Science
11 38 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 36 (0.78%) Mainframe
13 33 (0.72%) Data Extraction
14 32 (0.69%) e-Learning
15 30 (0.65%) Smart Meter
16 28 (0.61%) Virtual Team
17 24 (0.52%) Replication
18 23 (0.50%) EPoS
19 21 (0.46%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 221 (4.79%) Windows
2 135 (2.93%) Linux
3 99 (2.15%) Unix
4 74 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 63 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (0.78%) Android
8 32 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 29 (0.63%) Solaris
10 20 (0.43%) AIX
10 20 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.20%) zOS
14 8 (0.17%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.15%) CentOS
15 7 (0.15%) VMS
16 5 (0.11%) Fedora
17 4 (0.087%) HPUX
18 3 (0.065%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (18.13%) Business Intelligence
2 558 (12.10%) ERP
3 504 (10.93%) Project Management
4 490 (10.63%) Migration
5 487 (10.56%) Programme Management
6 481 (10.43%) CRM
7 464 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
8 437 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 417 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
10 287 (6.22%) Data Migration
11 247 (5.36%) ITIL
12 242 (5.25%) Change Management
13 218 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 213 (4.62%) Business Analysis
15 207 (4.49%) ETL
16 206 (4.47%) Data Management
17 196 (4.25%) Logistics
18 185 (4.01%) Data Modelling
19 166 (3.60%) SAP Implementation
20 139 (3.01%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 419 (9.09%) SQL
2 254 (5.51%) ABAP
3 221 (4.79%) Java
4 98 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 69 (1.50%) C#
6 62 (1.34%) PL/SQL
7 43 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 37 (0.80%) C
9 36 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 33 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 32 (0.69%) VB
12 31 (0.67%) PHP
12 31 (0.67%) Python
13 24 (0.52%) Ruby
13 24 (0.52%) SAPscript
13 24 (0.52%) VBA
14 23 (0.50%) R
15 22 (0.48%) Apex Code
16 14 (0.30%) C++
17 13 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 202 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 190 (4.12%) Degree
3 152 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 57 (1.24%) ISEB
5 40 (0.87%) SAP Certification
6 38 (0.82%) PMP
7 36 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 31 (0.67%) PMI Certification
9 29 (0.63%) CIMA
9 29 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 27 (0.59%) ACCA
11 26 (0.56%) DV Cleared
11 26 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 25 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
13 23 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (0.35%) CCA
16 15 (0.33%) CCNP
16 15 (0.33%) MCSE
17 14 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (2.71%) Data Quality
2 90 (1.95%) QA
3 57 (1.24%) SLA
4 53 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 30 (0.65%) GxP
6 10 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 10 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 6 (0.13%) COBIT
9 3 (0.065%) GAAP
9 3 (0.065%) GCP
9 3 (0.065%) HL7
9 3 (0.065%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.065%) SEPA
10 1 (0.022%) Basel II
10 1 (0.022%) GLP
10 1 (0.022%) GMP
10 1 (0.022%) MiFID
10 1 (0.022%) PMBOK
System Software
1 126 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 60 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (0.87%) XenApp
4 38 (0.82%) XenServer
5 37 (0.80%) XenDesktop
6 31 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (0.41%) Docker
8 10 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.17%) HDFS
9 8 (0.17%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.17%) vSphere
10 6 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.087%) ClearTrust
12 4 (0.087%) Time Sharing Option
13 3 (0.065%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.065%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.043%) KVM
14 2 (0.043%) Xen
15 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 52 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 41 (0.89%) XenMobile
3 35 (0.76%) SafeCom
4 29 (0.63%) EdgeSight
5 15 (0.33%) Puppet
6 13 (0.28%) SCCM
7 11 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (0.20%) OpenView
10 8 (0.17%) SCOM
11 7 (0.15%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.11%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.11%) Packer
12 5 (0.11%) Terraform
13 4 (0.087%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.087%) Control-M
13 4 (0.087%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.087%) QRadar
13 4 (0.087%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 521 (11.30%) Oracle
2 430 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 168 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
4 129 (2.80%) HP
5 85 (1.84%) IBM
6 77 (1.67%) VMware
7 71 (1.54%) Citrix
8 65 (1.41%) Infor
9 63 (1.37%) hybris
10 60 (1.30%) Tableau
11 59 (1.28%) Informatica
12 57 (1.24%) Ariba
13 41 (0.89%) OpenText
14 40 (0.87%) Cognos
14 40 (0.87%) Hyperion
15 38 (0.82%) Sybase
16 36 (0.78%) JD Edwards
16 36 (0.78%) ThinPrint
17 35 (0.76%) Cisco
17 35 (0.76%) webMethods
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Intech 7
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £290 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Intech 7
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays Talent Solutions
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Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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Elevate Direct
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
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Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £275 - £325 per day + Negotiable
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Warwick, Warwickshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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