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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 41 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 2221 2387 2892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.36% 4.71% 5.73%
As % of the Vendors category 9.91% 10.39% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1251 1526
Median daily rate £448 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 40
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.05 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +11.11%
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
22412 22965 22764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.97% 45.34% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13989 13331 13114
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 1002 1026
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.12 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -15 773 £468 +1.08% 172
South East +5 470 £425 +2.40% 88
North West -13 194 £425 -5.55% 40
West Midlands -6 157 £400 -11.22% 33
East of England 0 130 £450 -5.26% 34
South West -13 109 £375 -2.59% 69
East Midlands +18 99 £450 +5.88% 18
Yorkshire +2 92 £450 +0.05% 18
North East -28 54 £295 -41.00% 8
Midlands -9 18 £500 +25.00%
South Coast +4 4 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 1243 (27.87%) Finance
2 805 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
3 697 (15.63%) Manufacturing
4 569 (12.76%) ERP
5 507 (11.37%) Oracle
6 498 (11.17%) Programme Management
7 497 (11.14%) Project Management
8 488 (10.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 473 (10.61%) Migration
10 468 (10.49%) Telecoms
11 467 (10.47%) Marketing
12 454 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
13 414 (9.28%) Electronics
13 414 (9.28%) Digital Marketing
14 387 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 369 (8.27%) Microsoft
16 367 (8.23%) CRM
17 359 (8.05%) SQL
18 330 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
19 313 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
20 278 (6.23%) Data Migration
21 269 (6.03%) SAP BW
22 251 (5.63%) MS Excel
23 248 (5.56%) SAP FI
24 245 (5.49%) ABAP
24 245 (5.49%) Java
25 233 (5.22%) Change Management
26 231 (5.18%) Retail
27 219 (4.91%) Security Cleared
28 218 (4.89%) SAP HANA

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
1 115 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 84 (1.88%) NetWeaver
3 52 (1.17%) WebSphere
4 48 (1.08%) IIS
5 45 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 39 (0.87%) WebLogic
7 38 (0.85%) Confluence
8 34 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
9 30 (0.67%) Apache
10 29 (0.65%) CMS
11 26 (0.58%) MS Exchange
12 24 (0.54%) SAP Portal
13 23 (0.52%) JBoss
14 21 (0.47%) Skype for Business
15 18 (0.40%) SAS
16 17 (0.38%) SAP EP
17 14 (0.31%) Mule
18 13 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
19 12 (0.27%) Apache Spark
19 12 (0.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 251 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 119 (2.67%) MS Office
3 65 (1.46%) MS Project
4 60 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) SPSS
8 3 (0.067%) CATIA
8 3 (0.067%) Siemens NX
9 2 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.045%) Mingle
9 2 (0.045%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.022%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.022%) Revit
10 1 (0.022%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 488 (10.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 248 (5.56%) SAP FI
3 192 (4.30%) SAP CO
4 188 (4.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 174 (3.90%) SAP ERP
6 169 (3.79%) SAP HR
7 133 (2.98%) SAP IS-U
7 133 (2.98%) SAP MM
8 118 (2.65%) SAP CRM
9 113 (2.53%) SAP SD
10 98 (2.20%) SAP BPC
11 91 (2.04%) SAP SRM
12 78 (1.75%) SAP Payroll
13 76 (1.70%) SAP HCM
14 68 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
15 67 (1.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
15 67 (1.50%) SAP PM
16 63 (1.41%) SAP PP
17 62 (1.39%) SAP MDM
18 55 (1.23%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 157 (3.52%) SuccessFactors
2 59 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (1.23%) SaaS
4 41 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (0.85%) Office 365
6 22 (0.49%) Boomi
7 17 (0.38%) Force.com
8 12 (0.27%) Veeva
9 11 (0.25%) Yammer
10 10 (0.22%) Heroku
10 10 (0.22%) PaaS
11 9 (0.20%) IaaS
11 9 (0.20%) Taleo
12 8 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.16%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (1.01%) DHCP
2 33 (0.74%) DNS
3 29 (0.65%) Firewall
3 29 (0.65%) SAN
4 27 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.52%) WAN
6 20 (0.45%) HTTP
7 19 (0.43%) Internet
8 17 (0.38%) FTP
8 17 (0.38%) VPN
9 16 (0.36%) LAN
10 15 (0.34%) Network Security
11 13 (0.29%) MPLS
12 12 (0.27%) BGP
12 12 (0.27%) OSPF
13 10 (0.22%) IPv6
13 10 (0.22%) SSL
13 10 (0.22%) Wireless
14 9 (0.20%) IPsec
15 8 (0.18%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
2 269 (6.03%) SAP BW
3 218 (4.89%) SAP HANA
4 180 (4.04%) SQL Server
5 128 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
6 127 (2.85%) SAP BI
7 126 (2.83%) SAP Data Services
8 91 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 65 (1.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 53 (1.19%) Relational Database
11 52 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 44 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 43 (0.96%) Data Mining
14 41 (0.92%) Big Data
14 41 (0.92%) DB2
15 40 (0.90%) MySQL
16 35 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 32 (0.72%) QlikView
18 29 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
19 27 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (1.43%) JIRA
2 50 (1.12%) LSMW
3 30 (0.67%) Subversion
4 29 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 22 (0.49%) Git (software)
7 20 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
8 18 (0.40%) Eclipse
8 18 (0.40%) JUnit
8 18 (0.40%) Selenium
9 16 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (0.31%) LoadRunner
10 14 (0.31%) Visual Studio
11 12 (0.27%) HP UFT
12 11 (0.25%) Maven
13 10 (0.22%) Grunt
14 9 (0.20%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.18%) ERwin
15 8 (0.18%) Toad
16 7 (0.16%) Log4j
General
1 1243 (27.87%) Finance
2 697 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 468 (10.49%) Telecoms
4 467 (10.47%) Marketing
5 414 (9.28%) Electronics
6 231 (5.18%) Retail
7 186 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 107 (2.40%) Banking
9 95 (2.13%) Billing
10 58 (1.30%) Automotive
10 58 (1.30%) Legal
11 37 (0.83%) General Ledger
12 31 (0.70%) Back Office
13 24 (0.54%) German Language
14 23 (0.52%) Aerospace
15 17 (0.38%) French Language
16 12 (0.27%) Advertising
16 12 (0.27%) Law
16 12 (0.27%) Publishing
17 10 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1313 (29.44%) Consultant
2 1086 (24.35%) SAP Consultant
3 716 (16.05%) Analyst
4 441 (9.89%) SAP Manager
5 421 (9.44%) Project Manager
6 403 (9.04%) Developer
7 372 (8.34%) Architect
8 310 (6.95%) SAP Analyst
9 267 (5.99%) Business Analyst
10 211 (4.73%) SAP Project Manager
11 153 (3.43%) SAP Architect
12 143 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
13 124 (2.78%) Functional Consultant
14 123 (2.76%) SAP Developer
15 109 (2.44%) SAP Functional Consultant
16 104 (2.33%) Test Analyst
17 103 (2.31%) SAP FI Consultant
18 99 (2.22%) SAP MM Consultant
19 98 (2.20%) SAP Business Analyst
20 95 (2.13%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (2.69%) Web Services
2 113 (2.53%) .NET
3 108 (2.42%) HTML
3 108 (2.42%) SAP Basis
4 106 (2.38%) CSS
5 82 (1.84%) XML
6 58 (1.30%) SAP PI
7 57 (1.28%) SOAP
8 56 (1.26%) Middleware
9 55 (1.23%) J2EE
10 53 (1.19%) BAPI
11 52 (1.17%) jQuery
12 50 (1.12%) SAP XI
13 46 (1.03%) REST
14 43 (0.96%) HTML5
15 40 (0.90%) RESTful
15 40 (0.90%) Web Dynpro
16 39 (0.87%) Spring
17 37 (0.83%) SAP Fiori
18 34 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 330 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (3.34%) Management Information System
3 121 (2.71%) FMCG
4 83 (1.86%) User Experience
5 68 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 60 (1.35%) Data Integration
7 47 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 44 (0.99%) Visualisation
9 43 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 39 (0.87%) Computer Science
10 39 (0.87%) Data Structures
11 33 (0.74%) Smart Meter
12 31 (0.70%) Replication
13 28 (0.63%) Data Extraction
13 28 (0.63%) Life Science
14 25 (0.56%) PMI
15 19 (0.43%) Client/Server
16 17 (0.38%) Data Conversion
17 16 (0.36%) e-Learning
18 15 (0.34%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 194 (4.35%) Windows
2 140 (3.14%) Linux
3 83 (1.86%) Unix
4 61 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 50 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (1.01%) Solaris
7 38 (0.85%) Android
7 38 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 31 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (0.63%) AIX
11 17 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 16 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.25%) VMS
14 8 (0.18%) CentOS
15 7 (0.16%) HPUX
15 7 (0.16%) zOS
16 6 (0.13%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.090%) Fedora
17 4 (0.090%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 805 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
2 569 (12.76%) ERP
3 498 (11.17%) Programme Management
4 497 (11.14%) Project Management
5 473 (10.61%) Migration
6 454 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
7 414 (9.28%) Digital Marketing
8 387 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 367 (8.23%) CRM
10 278 (6.23%) Data Migration
11 233 (5.22%) Change Management
12 215 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 199 (4.46%) Data Modelling
13 199 (4.46%) ITIL
14 181 (4.06%) ETL
15 177 (3.97%) SAP Implementation
16 170 (3.81%) PRINCE2
17 169 (3.79%) Data Management
18 163 (3.65%) Business Analysis
18 163 (3.65%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 359 (8.05%) SQL
2 245 (5.49%) ABAP
2 245 (5.49%) Java
3 103 (2.31%) JavaScript
4 68 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 44 (0.99%) Shell Script
6 42 (0.94%) C#
7 37 (0.83%) C
7 37 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 34 (0.76%) VBA
9 26 (0.58%) VB
10 25 (0.56%) SAPscript
11 24 (0.54%) Apex Code
11 24 (0.54%) Python
12 23 (0.52%) Ruby
13 20 (0.45%) PHP
13 20 (0.45%) T-SQL
14 15 (0.34%) R
15 12 (0.27%) SOQL
16 11 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 219 (4.91%) Security Cleared
2 206 (4.62%) Degree
3 180 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 62 (1.39%) SAP Certification
5 47 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 45 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 40 (0.90%) ISEB
8 32 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 30 (0.67%) PMP
10 21 (0.47%) ACCA
10 21 (0.47%) CIMA
11 20 (0.45%) ISTQB
12 19 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (0.40%) CCA
14 16 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
15 15 (0.34%) MBA
16 11 (0.25%) CCNA
16 11 (0.25%) CISM
16 11 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (2.62%) Data Quality
1 117 (2.62%) QA
2 52 (1.17%) SLA
3 45 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (0.43%) GxP
5 7 (0.16%) COBIT
5 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.045%) GAAP
7 2 (0.045%) P3O
8 1 (0.022%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.022%) AICPA
8 1 (0.022%) GAMP
8 1 (0.022%) GCP
8 1 (0.022%) HL7
8 1 (0.022%) MiFID
8 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.022%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.022%) Solvency II
System Software
1 97 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 61 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.58%) XenApp
4 23 (0.52%) XenDesktop
4 23 (0.52%) XenServer
5 18 (0.40%) Docker
5 18 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 12 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.22%) vSphere
9 7 (0.16%) Xen
10 6 (0.13%) ClearTrust
10 6 (0.13%) HDFS
11 2 (0.045%) NFS
11 2 (0.045%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.022%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.022%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 57 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.56%) XenMobile
3 17 (0.38%) EdgeSight
3 17 (0.38%) Puppet
4 14 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (0.29%) SCCM
6 12 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (0.20%) SCOM
9 8 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.16%) HP UCMDB
11 6 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.11%) OpenView
12 5 (0.11%) Packer
12 5 (0.11%) Terraform
13 4 (0.090%) Control-M
13 4 (0.090%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.067%) Nagios
15 2 (0.045%) MOM
Vendors
1 507 (11.37%) Oracle
2 369 (8.27%) Microsoft
3 132 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
4 119 (2.67%) HP
5 101 (2.26%) IBM
6 89 (2.00%) VMware
7 78 (1.75%) Informatica
8 77 (1.73%) Ariba
9 62 (1.39%) OpenText
10 61 (1.37%) hybris
11 57 (1.28%) Cognos
12 51 (1.14%) Citrix
12 51 (1.14%) Red Hat
12 51 (1.14%) Tableau
13 43 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
14 40 (0.90%) Infor
14 40 (0.90%) Sybase
15 39 (0.87%) Cisco
16 36 (0.81%) Hyperion
16 36 (0.81%) Siebel
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