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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
UK / England
Rank 35 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP 2108 2165 2634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.02% 4.60% 5.52%
As % of the Vendors category 11.35% 10.66% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1250 1222 1382
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 35
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.53 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.88 £55.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%

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
18580 20308 21744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.21% 43.13% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11677 12330 12680
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 791 901
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +14.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +5 799 £470 +1.62% 171
South East -2 416 £450 +12.50% 79
South West +24 157 £418 +11.33% 61
North West +2 136 £493 +15.88% 38
East Midlands +10 127 £475 +26.66% 29
West Midlands +1 115 £450 - 25
East of England -27 88 £450 -3.22% 35
Yorkshire +27 78 £425 -10.52% 26
Midlands +6 27 £475 -13.63% 1
North East -16 22 £450 +5.88% 3
South Coast -2 1 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1345 (30.60%) Finance
2 865 (19.68%) Business Intelligence
3 702 (15.97%) Manufacturing
4 636 (14.47%) ERP
5 540 (12.28%) Marketing
6 531 (12.08%) Oracle
7 506 (11.51%) Telecoms
8 503 (11.44%) Programme Management
8 503 (11.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 493 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
10 452 (10.28%) Digital Marketing
11 449 (10.21%) Migration
11 449 (10.21%) Electronics
12 426 (9.69%) Project Management
13 402 (9.14%) SQL
14 390 (8.87%) Microsoft
15 372 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 360 (8.19%) Retail
17 353 (8.03%) CRM
18 317 (7.21%) SAP FI
19 308 (7.01%) SAP BW
20 289 (6.57%) BusinessObjects
21 286 (6.51%) Java
22 285 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
23 277 (6.30%) Data Migration
24 269 (6.12%) Security Cleared
24 269 (6.12%) ABAP
24 269 (6.12%) MS Excel
25 267 (6.07%) SAP CO
26 258 (5.87%) 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
1 159 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 90 (2.05%) NetWeaver
3 77 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
4 50 (1.14%) Skype for Business
5 44 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 39 (0.89%) Mule
7 31 (0.71%) Apache Spark
8 29 (0.66%) Apache
9 27 (0.61%) IIS
9 27 (0.61%) SAS
10 26 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
11 20 (0.45%) Apache Pig
11 20 (0.45%) SAP Portal
12 19 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 17 (0.39%) Confluence
13 17 (0.39%) Documentum
14 16 (0.36%) MS Exchange
14 16 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (0.36%) WebSphere
15 15 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 269 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 119 (2.71%) MS Office
3 82 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 64 (1.46%) MS Project
5 39 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.25%) SPSS
9 5 (0.11%) Open Workbench
10 3 (0.068%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.045%) Camtasia
11 2 (0.045%) Weka
12 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.023%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.023%) InVision
Business Applications
1 503 (11.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 317 (7.21%) SAP FI
3 267 (6.07%) SAP CO
4 254 (5.78%) SAP FI/CO
5 184 (4.19%) SAP HR
6 170 (3.87%) SAP SD
7 126 (2.87%) SAP ERP
8 120 (2.73%) SAP MM
9 119 (2.71%) SAP HCM
10 116 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
11 107 (2.43%) SAP BPC
12 98 (2.23%) SAP CRM
13 94 (2.14%) SAP Retail
14 81 (1.84%) SAP S/4HANA
15 76 (1.73%) SAP MDG
16 69 (1.57%) SAP PP
17 67 (1.52%) SAP GRC
18 66 (1.50%) SAP IS-U
19 63 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
20 56 (1.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 171 (3.89%) SuccessFactors
2 110 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 75 (1.71%) Office 365
5 44 (1.00%) SaaS
6 43 (0.98%) Yammer
7 22 (0.50%) IaaS
8 21 (0.48%) Boomi
9 19 (0.43%) PaaS
10 18 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.18%) Taleo
14 7 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.16%) GitHub
15 6 (0.14%) iPaaS
16 5 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (0.11%) Amazon S3
16 5 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.11%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 32 (0.73%) Firewall
2 26 (0.59%) Internet
3 25 (0.57%) FTP
4 24 (0.55%) HTTP
5 17 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 16 (0.36%) Intranet
7 15 (0.34%) DNS
7 15 (0.34%) SAN
8 14 (0.32%) HTTPS
8 14 (0.32%) IP Telephony
8 14 (0.32%) WAN
9 12 (0.27%) LAN
10 11 (0.25%) SSL
11 10 (0.23%) NetScaler
11 10 (0.23%) VPN
12 9 (0.20%) Skype
12 9 (0.20%) SSH
13 7 (0.16%) X.509
14 6 (0.14%) SMTP
14 6 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (7.01%) SAP BW
2 289 (6.57%) BusinessObjects
3 258 (5.87%) SQL Server
4 251 (5.71%) SAP HANA
5 142 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 131 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
7 109 (2.48%) SAP Data Services
8 96 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 76 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 73 (1.66%) Oracle Database
11 63 (1.43%) DB2
12 62 (1.41%) Hadoop
13 58 (1.32%) Big Data
14 55 (1.25%) Relational Database
15 52 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
16 42 (0.96%) QlikView
17 41 (0.93%) MySQL
18 38 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 37 (0.84%) NoSQL
20 36 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 52 (1.18%) LSMW
2 47 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 44 (1.00%) Maven
4 40 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (0.89%) JIRA
6 33 (0.75%) Jenkins
7 24 (0.55%) Selenium
8 20 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 19 (0.43%) SoapUI
10 16 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.30%) Subversion
12 11 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
13 10 (0.23%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.20%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.20%) TeamCity
15 7 (0.16%) JUnit
16 6 (0.14%) LoadRunner
16 6 (0.14%) NWDI
16 6 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 1345 (30.60%) Finance
2 702 (15.97%) Manufacturing
3 540 (12.28%) Marketing
4 506 (11.51%) Telecoms
5 449 (10.21%) Electronics
6 360 (8.19%) Retail
7 173 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 112 (2.55%) Banking
9 96 (2.18%) Billing
10 65 (1.48%) General Ledger
11 55 (1.25%) Legal
12 41 (0.93%) Advertising
13 31 (0.71%) German Language
14 30 (0.68%) French Language
15 28 (0.64%) Automotive
16 23 (0.52%) Back Office
17 22 (0.50%) Aerospace
18 19 (0.43%) Publishing
19 13 (0.30%) Financial Institution
19 13 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1327 (30.19%) Consultant
2 1115 (25.36%) SAP Consultant
3 636 (14.47%) Analyst
4 488 (11.10%) Developer
5 457 (10.40%) Architect
6 367 (8.35%) SAP Manager
7 299 (6.80%) SAP Analyst
8 282 (6.41%) Project Manager
9 257 (5.85%) SAP Architect
10 209 (4.75%) Business Analyst
11 186 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
12 181 (4.12%) SAP Developer
13 168 (3.82%) SAP Project Manager
14 119 (2.71%) SAP FI Consultant
15 114 (2.59%) SAP Solutions Architect
16 104 (2.37%) SAP CO Consultant
17 103 (2.34%) Functional Consultant
18 99 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
19 98 (2.23%) Data Analyst
20 89 (2.02%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (3.34%) .NET
2 135 (3.07%) XML
3 128 (2.91%) HTML
3 128 (2.91%) Web Services
4 109 (2.48%) CSS
5 101 (2.30%) JSON
6 77 (1.75%) SOAP
7 73 (1.66%) Middleware
8 72 (1.64%) SAPUI5
9 67 (1.52%) SAP Basis
9 67 (1.52%) Web Dynpro
10 64 (1.46%) REST
10 64 (1.46%) SAP Fiori
11 63 (1.43%) SAP PI
12 58 (1.32%) AngularJS
13 46 (1.05%) COM
13 46 (1.05%) HTML5
14 42 (0.96%) XSLT
15 41 (0.93%) Apache Camel
15 41 (0.93%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 285 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (2.18%) FMCG
3 74 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 55 (1.25%) User Experience
5 53 (1.21%) Data Structures
6 41 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 38 (0.86%) Life Science
8 34 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 33 (0.75%) e-Learning
10 31 (0.71%) Mobile App
11 25 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (0.55%) Learning Management System
12 24 (0.55%) Replication
13 23 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (0.52%) Virtual Team
14 22 (0.50%) NHS
15 17 (0.39%) PMI
16 16 (0.36%) Clustering
17 14 (0.32%) Mainframe
18 9 (0.20%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 151 (3.43%) Windows
2 122 (2.78%) Linux
3 74 (1.68%) Unix
4 39 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 35 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (0.50%) AIX
8 21 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.32%) Android
10 11 (0.25%) Solaris
10 11 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.18%) SUSE
12 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.14%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.14%) CentOS
14 5 (0.11%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.091%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.091%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.091%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 865 (19.68%) Business Intelligence
2 636 (14.47%) ERP
3 503 (11.44%) Programme Management
4 493 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
5 452 (10.28%) Digital Marketing
6 449 (10.21%) Migration
7 426 (9.69%) Project Management
8 372 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 353 (8.03%) CRM
10 277 (6.30%) Data Migration
11 227 (5.16%) SAP Implementation
12 199 (4.53%) Data Modelling
13 193 (4.39%) Change Management
14 173 (3.94%) ETL
15 169 (3.84%) Data Management
16 168 (3.82%) User Acceptance Testing
17 163 (3.71%) Procure-to-Pay
18 158 (3.59%) Logistics
19 145 (3.30%) Scrum
20 144 (3.28%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 402 (9.14%) SQL
2 286 (6.51%) Java
3 269 (6.12%) ABAP
4 144 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 99 (2.25%) C#
6 80 (1.82%) Python
7 47 (1.07%) T-SQL
8 44 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 43 (0.98%) VBA
10 39 (0.89%) C
11 37 (0.84%) Shell Script
12 34 (0.77%) XPath
13 32 (0.73%) Ruby
14 30 (0.68%) Perl
15 23 (0.52%) PHP
16 21 (0.48%) VB
17 19 (0.43%) PowerShell
18 16 (0.36%) R
19 14 (0.32%) Bash Shell
20 10 (0.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 269 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 199 (4.53%) SC Cleared
3 162 (3.69%) Degree
4 29 (0.66%) PMI Certification
5 28 (0.64%) ACCA
6 27 (0.61%) CIMA
7 25 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 23 (0.52%) ISEB
9 22 (0.50%) BC Cleared
9 22 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 22 (0.50%) PMP
10 21 (0.48%) CCA
11 20 (0.45%) SAP Certification
12 19 (0.43%) CISA
13 18 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 17 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.36%) CISSP
16 13 (0.30%) CISM
17 11 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (2.80%) QA
2 106 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 57 (1.30%) PMO
4 53 (1.21%) SLA
5 50 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 28 (0.64%) GxP
7 23 (0.52%) GAMP
8 19 (0.43%) GMP
9 18 (0.41%) GCP
9 18 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (0.25%) IFRS
11 7 (0.16%) PCI DSS
12 6 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
12 6 (0.14%) GAAP
13 5 (0.11%) COBIT
13 5 (0.11%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 3 (0.068%) IFRS 9
14 3 (0.068%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.045%) FINREP
System Software
1 80 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 45 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.55%) Docker
5 15 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (0.32%) XenDesktop
6 14 (0.32%) XenServer
7 10 (0.23%) Apache Flume
7 10 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.16%) Firmware
9 6 (0.14%) vSphere
10 5 (0.11%) HDFS
10 5 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.11%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.091%) XenApp
12 3 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.068%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.068%) vCloud
12 3 (0.068%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (0.66%) Puppet
3 26 (0.59%) Ansible
4 23 (0.52%) Nagios
5 18 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.25%) Oozie
7 10 (0.23%) SCCM
7 10 (0.23%) SCOM
8 9 (0.20%) Kibana
8 9 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 9 (0.20%) Terraform
8 9 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
9 8 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
9 8 (0.18%) logstash
10 7 (0.16%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.14%) Salt
11 6 (0.14%) WSUS
12 5 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 531 (12.08%) Oracle
2 390 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 129 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
4 104 (2.37%) IBM
5 75 (1.71%) hybris
6 68 (1.55%) VMware
7 64 (1.46%) HP
8 62 (1.41%) Tableau
9 55 (1.25%) Infor
10 53 (1.21%) Ariba
11 48 (1.09%) Informatica
12 47 (1.07%) Adobe
13 43 (0.98%) Red Hat
14 35 (0.80%) Workday
15 33 (0.75%) Cognos
15 33 (0.75%) Concur
15 33 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
16 30 (0.68%) webMethods
17 29 (0.66%) Sybase
18 28 (0.64%) JD Edwards
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180 - £226 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £30 - £33 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £275.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Rate: rate negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 7 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + Potentially higher
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £650
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £560 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £200 to £220 per day
Posted: 4 days ago