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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 41 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 2342 2426 2691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.70% 4.66% 5.12%
As % of the Vendors category 10.51% 10.79% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1327 1357
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £436 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 49 30
Median hourly rate £20.75 £25.00 £27.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% -9.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £12.90 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.25 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -19.04%
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
22294 22493 23792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.70% 43.25% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13752 13554 13684
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 974 1106
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.79 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -6.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.01 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -22 778 £475 +5.55% 171
South East +3 475 £425 - 88
West Midlands -9 221 £450 - 28
North West -6 162 £375 -14.77% 36
South West +6 133 £400 - 74
East Midlands +9 132 £500 +17.64% 19
East of England -19 88 £425 -10.52% 32
Midlands 0 76 £500 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire -24 51 £455 +21.33% 17
North East -19 41 £425 - 5
South Coast +2 2 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1238 (26.42%) Finance
2 835 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
3 670 (14.30%) Manufacturing
4 564 (12.04%) ERP
5 518 (11.06%) Migration
6 491 (10.48%) Oracle
7 488 (10.42%) SQL
8 486 (10.37%) Project Management
9 485 (10.35%) CRM
10 475 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 472 (10.07%) Marketing
12 452 (9.65%) Microsoft
13 449 (9.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 438 (9.35%) Programme Management
15 419 (8.94%) Telecoms
16 397 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
17 386 (8.24%) Retail
18 370 (7.90%) Electronics
19 368 (7.85%) Digital Marketing
20 345 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
21 312 (6.66%) Data Migration
22 309 (6.60%) SAP FI
23 300 (6.40%) BusinessObjects
24 290 (6.19%) MS Excel
25 285 (6.08%) ABAP
26 283 (6.04%) SAP HANA
27 256 (5.46%) SAP BW
28 250 (5.34%) SAP CO
29 241 (5.14%) SAP FI/CO
29 241 (5.14%) 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
1 151 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 99 (2.11%) NetWeaver
3 55 (1.17%) IIS
4 51 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 45 (0.96%) Skype for Business
6 44 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 29 (0.62%) Apache
8 28 (0.60%) CMS
9 27 (0.58%) SAS
10 25 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 20 (0.43%) Apache Spark
13 19 (0.41%) SAP EP
14 17 (0.36%) Confluence
14 17 (0.36%) Mule
15 16 (0.34%) Apache Pig
16 15 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
17 13 (0.28%) WebLogic
18 10 (0.21%) SAP Portal
19 8 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 290 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 134 (2.86%) MS Office
3 90 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 51 (1.09%) MS Project
5 42 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) SPSS
8 4 (0.085%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.064%) PTC Creo
9 3 (0.064%) Siemens NX
10 2 (0.043%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.043%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.043%) Mingle
10 2 (0.043%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.043%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.043%) Revit
11 1 (0.021%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 449 (9.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 309 (6.60%) SAP FI
3 250 (5.34%) SAP CO
4 241 (5.14%) SAP FI/CO
5 193 (4.12%) SAP CRM
6 181 (3.86%) SAP HR
7 149 (3.18%) SAP ERP
8 144 (3.07%) SAP MM
9 141 (3.01%) SAP SD
10 121 (2.58%) SAP IS-U
11 118 (2.52%) SAP HCM
12 95 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
13 88 (1.88%) SAP PP
14 73 (1.56%) SAP BPC
15 70 (1.49%) SAP APO
16 64 (1.37%) SAP MDM
17 63 (1.34%) SAP PM
18 60 (1.28%) SAP Retail
19 54 (1.15%) SAP GRC
20 50 (1.07%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 178 (3.80%) SuccessFactors
2 73 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (1.28%) Office 365
4 52 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
5 48 (1.02%) SaaS
6 38 (0.81%) Yammer
7 30 (0.64%) Boomi
8 12 (0.26%) IaaS
9 9 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (0.19%) Force.com
10 8 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.13%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.11%) GitHub
14 4 (0.085%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.085%) PaaS
14 4 (0.085%) Taleo
15 3 (0.064%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.064%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.05%) DHCP
2 35 (0.75%) Firewall
3 34 (0.73%) HTTP
4 29 (0.62%) Internet
4 29 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 25 (0.53%) SAN
6 21 (0.45%) DNS
7 16 (0.34%) FTP
7 16 (0.34%) WAN
8 15 (0.32%) LAN
9 14 (0.30%) SSL
10 12 (0.26%) NetScaler
11 10 (0.21%) Network Security
12 9 (0.19%) IP Telephony
12 9 (0.19%) Skype
13 8 (0.17%) SSH
14 7 (0.15%) HTTPS
15 6 (0.13%) VPN
16 5 (0.11%) Intranet
16 5 (0.11%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (6.40%) BusinessObjects
2 283 (6.04%) SAP HANA
3 256 (5.46%) SAP BW
4 233 (4.97%) SQL Server
5 170 (3.63%) SAP Data Services
6 167 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
7 121 (2.58%) SAP BI
8 89 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 73 (1.56%) Oracle Database
10 65 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 64 (1.37%) Hadoop
12 58 (1.24%) Big Data
13 52 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 51 (1.09%) Relational Database
15 40 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
16 36 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
17 35 (0.75%) Data Mining
18 33 (0.70%) DB2
18 33 (0.70%) MySQL
19 29 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 96 (2.05%) LSMW
2 49 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (0.96%) JIRA
4 28 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 23 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 21 (0.45%) Visual Studio
7 15 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 15 (0.32%) Maven
8 14 (0.30%) HP UFT
8 14 (0.30%) Selenium
9 13 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
10 11 (0.23%) JUnit
10 11 (0.23%) Subversion
11 10 (0.21%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.21%) SoapUI
12 8 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.17%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.15%) Grunt
13 7 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
14 5 (0.11%) Mockito
General
1 1238 (26.42%) Finance
2 670 (14.30%) Manufacturing
3 472 (10.07%) Marketing
4 419 (8.94%) Telecoms
5 386 (8.24%) Retail
6 370 (7.90%) Electronics
7 162 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 91 (1.94%) Billing
9 83 (1.77%) Banking
10 70 (1.49%) Automotive
11 57 (1.22%) General Ledger
12 52 (1.11%) Legal
13 46 (0.98%) French Language
14 39 (0.83%) German Language
15 35 (0.75%) Back Office
16 29 (0.62%) Advertising
17 25 (0.53%) Aerospace
17 25 (0.53%) Publishing
18 21 (0.45%) Dutch Language
19 7 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 1266 (27.02%) Consultant
2 1069 (22.82%) SAP Consultant
3 802 (17.12%) Analyst
4 456 (9.73%) Developer
5 439 (9.37%) SAP Manager
6 428 (9.14%) Architect
7 369 (7.88%) Project Manager
8 347 (7.41%) SAP Analyst
9 256 (5.46%) Business Analyst
10 224 (4.78%) SAP Architect
11 219 (4.67%) SAP Project Manager
12 175 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
13 142 (3.03%) SAP Developer
14 140 (2.99%) Data Analyst
15 109 (2.33%) SAP FI Consultant
16 107 (2.28%) SAP Business Analyst
17 102 (2.18%) Test Analyst
18 101 (2.16%) Trainer
19 100 (2.13%) SAP Solutions Architect
20 89 (1.90%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (2.82%) Web Services
2 125 (2.67%) HTML
3 99 (2.11%) CSS
4 96 (2.05%) XML
5 95 (2.03%) .NET
6 82 (1.75%) SOAP
7 75 (1.60%) SAP Basis
8 72 (1.54%) Middleware
9 58 (1.24%) REST
10 57 (1.22%) EDI
11 56 (1.20%) COM
12 54 (1.15%) BAPI
12 54 (1.15%) JSON
13 53 (1.13%) SAP PI
14 51 (1.09%) jQuery
15 43 (0.92%) AngularJS
16 39 (0.83%) SAP ALE
16 39 (0.83%) Spring
16 39 (0.83%) Web Dynpro
17 38 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 345 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (2.26%) FMCG
2 106 (2.26%) Management Information System
3 57 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 48 (1.02%) Mobile App
4 48 (1.02%) Visualisation
5 47 (1.00%) Data Integration
5 47 (1.00%) User Experience
6 45 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 40 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 37 (0.79%) Data Structures
9 33 (0.70%) Data Extraction
9 33 (0.70%) e-Learning
10 30 (0.64%) Virtual Team
11 29 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (0.55%) EPoS
12 26 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 24 (0.51%) Data Conversion
14 23 (0.49%) Life Science
15 19 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 241 (5.14%) Windows
2 150 (3.20%) Linux
3 106 (2.26%) Unix
4 86 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 77 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (0.45%) Solaris
9 20 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.38%) Android
11 17 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.26%) AIX
13 11 (0.23%) VMS
14 9 (0.19%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.15%) CentOS
15 7 (0.15%) SUSE
16 6 (0.13%) Fedora
16 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.11%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
2 564 (12.04%) ERP
3 518 (11.06%) Migration
4 486 (10.37%) Project Management
5 485 (10.35%) CRM
6 475 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 438 (9.35%) Programme Management
8 397 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
9 368 (7.85%) Digital Marketing
10 312 (6.66%) Data Migration
11 240 (5.12%) SAP Implementation
12 234 (4.99%) User Acceptance Testing
13 230 (4.91%) ITIL
14 226 (4.82%) Change Management
15 221 (4.72%) Logistics
16 216 (4.61%) ETL
17 213 (4.55%) Data Management
18 198 (4.23%) Business Analysis
19 197 (4.20%) Data Modelling
20 149 (3.18%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 488 (10.42%) SQL
2 285 (6.08%) ABAP
3 212 (4.53%) Java
4 105 (2.24%) JavaScript
5 79 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 74 (1.58%) C#
7 53 (1.13%) T-SQL
8 40 (0.85%) Python
9 38 (0.81%) PowerShell
10 35 (0.75%) PHP
11 34 (0.73%) Shell Script
11 34 (0.73%) VBA
12 30 (0.64%) VB
13 29 (0.62%) C
14 21 (0.45%) R
14 21 (0.45%) Ruby
15 20 (0.43%) SAPscript
16 17 (0.36%) Bash Shell
16 17 (0.36%) C++
17 13 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 194 (4.14%) Security Cleared
2 158 (3.37%) Degree
3 136 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 52 (1.11%) ISEB
5 39 (0.83%) PMP
6 33 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 33 (0.70%) SAP Certification
7 31 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 30 (0.64%) ACCA
8 30 (0.64%) CIMA
9 27 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 24 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
13 21 (0.45%) DV Cleared
14 18 (0.38%) MCSE
15 17 (0.36%) CCA
16 16 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 13 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (2.31%) Data Quality
2 106 (2.26%) QA
3 64 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 62 (1.32%) SLA
5 40 (0.85%) GxP
6 16 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.26%) GCP
9 10 (0.21%) GAMP
9 10 (0.21%) GMP
10 9 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (0.085%) COBIT
12 4 (0.085%) ISO22301
12 4 (0.085%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.064%) GAAP
13 3 (0.064%) SEPA
14 2 (0.043%) HL7
15 1 (0.021%) EMIR
15 1 (0.021%) PMBOK
System Software
1 121 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 79 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.07%) XenServer
4 49 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 42 (0.90%) XenApp
6 33 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (0.43%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.21%) HDFS
9 10 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.19%) vSphere
11 8 (0.17%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.13%) Docker
13 5 (0.11%) Apache Flume
14 4 (0.085%) Time Sharing Option
14 4 (0.085%) Xen
15 3 (0.064%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.043%) KVM
16 2 (0.043%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 2 (0.043%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 47 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (0.94%) XenMobile
3 38 (0.81%) SafeCom
4 32 (0.68%) EdgeSight
5 15 (0.32%) SCCM
6 12 (0.26%) Puppet
7 10 (0.21%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
8 8 (0.17%) OpenView
8 8 (0.17%) SCOM
9 7 (0.15%) AirWatch
9 7 (0.15%) Nagios
9 7 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.11%) SAP Afaria
12 4 (0.085%) Ansible
12 4 (0.085%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.085%) Oozie
12 4 (0.085%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 491 (10.48%) Oracle
2 452 (9.65%) Microsoft
3 133 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
4 125 (2.67%) HP
5 96 (2.05%) VMware
6 88 (1.88%) Citrix
7 67 (1.43%) IBM
8 63 (1.34%) Tableau
9 60 (1.28%) Infor
9 60 (1.28%) Informatica
10 55 (1.17%) hybris
11 52 (1.11%) Ariba
11 52 (1.11%) Cognos
12 40 (0.85%) JD Edwards
13 39 (0.83%) OpenText
14 38 (0.81%) ThinPrint
15 37 (0.79%) Sybase
16 36 (0.77%) AppSense
16 36 (0.77%) Red Hat
16 36 (0.77%) Teradata
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £476 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £570 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Square One Resources
Rate: From £600 to £725 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £650.00 - £720.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £525 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £362.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago