The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Basis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Basis
UK
Rank 524 571 562
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 63 59 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 17
Median daily rate £425 £450 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £688 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £550
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13869 14440 13865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 28.89% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9525 9991 9330
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 254 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.30 £20.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

SAP Basis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP Basis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Basis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SAP Basis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Basis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK.

SAP Basis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Basis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England +27 50 £425 -5.55% 5
South East +21 18 £425 -5.55% 1
Scotland +34 10 £350 -
Edinburgh - 10 £350 -
East of England +11 9 £425 -5.55% 1
Surrey - 9 £460 -
North West +22 8 £350 -17.64%
Manchester +11 8 £350 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £495 -
Essex - 7 £425 -
London +5 4 £488 +16.82% 1
West Sussex 0 4 £443 -15.91%
Sussex - 3 £425 -
East Midlands +1 2 £425 -
City of London -2 2 £425 +18.05%
Worthing -9 2 - -
West Midlands -11 2 £385 -48.66%
Derbyshire - 2 £425 -
Basildon - 2 £350 -
South West +4 1 £550 -
Midlands +2 1 - -
Hertfordshire -8 1 £450 -
Middlesex - 1 £415 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £378 -
Birmingham - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £550 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Chichester - 1 £443 -
Derby - 1 £425 -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 96 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (42.71%) NetWeaver
3 33 (34.38%) SAP BW
4 29 (30.21%) Oracle
5 23 (23.96%) SAP PI
6 22 (22.92%) SAP HANA
6 22 (22.92%) CRM
7 20 (20.83%) ERP
8 19 (19.79%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (19.79%) SAP EP
9 18 (18.75%) Project Management
10 16 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (15.63%) SAP CRM
11 15 (15.63%) Data Management
11 15 (15.63%) MaxDB
12 14 (14.58%) SAP BPC
12 14 (14.58%) SAP Implementation
12 14 (14.58%) DB2
12 14 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (13.54%) SQL
13 13 (13.54%) Migration
13 13 (13.54%) SAP MII
13 13 (13.54%) NWDI
14 12 (12.50%) Master Data Management
14 12 (12.50%) SAP MDM
14 12 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (12.50%) Sybase
15 11 (11.46%) AIX

SAP Basis
Top Related IT Skills 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 41 (42.71%) NetWeaver
2 19 (19.79%) SAP EP
3 4 (4.17%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (15.63%) SAP CRM
2 14 (14.58%) SAP BPC
3 13 (13.54%) SAP MII
4 12 (12.50%) SAP MDM
5 7 (7.29%) SAP GRC
5 7 (7.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (5.21%) SAP SRM
7 3 (3.13%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.04%) SAP HCM
8 1 (1.04%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) FTP
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) SAP BW
2 22 (22.92%) SAP HANA
3 15 (15.63%) MaxDB
3 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
4 14 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (14.58%) DB2
5 9 (9.38%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) NWDI
2 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
1 6 (6.25%) Legal
1 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.04%) Automotive
2 1 (1.04%) Marketing
2 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (39.58%) Consultant
1 38 (39.58%) SAP Consultant
2 33 (34.38%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 31 (32.29%) Architect
3 31 (32.29%) SAP Architect
4 20 (20.83%) SAP Technical Architect
4 20 (20.83%) Technical Architect
5 11 (11.46%) Administrator
5 11 (11.46%) SAP Administrator
5 11 (11.46%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 10 (10.42%) SAP Manager
7 7 (7.29%) SAP Basis Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (4.17%) SAP Basis Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.96%) SAP PI
2 4 (4.17%) SAP XI
3 3 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (3.13%) SAP TM
4 1 (1.04%) EDI
4 1 (1.04%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.04%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.04%) J2EE
4 1 (1.04%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Clustering
2 2 (2.08%) Life Science
3 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.04%) FMCG
3 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.04%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) AIX
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 8 (8.33%) Windows
4 7 (7.29%) Unix
5 6 (6.25%) Solaris
6 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.08%) SUSE
8 1 (1.04%) HPUX
8 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) CRM
2 20 (20.83%) ERP
3 19 (19.79%) Technical Architecture
4 18 (18.75%) Project Management
5 16 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (15.63%) Data Management
6 15 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (14.58%) SAP Implementation
8 13 (13.54%) Migration
9 12 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (12.50%) Master Data Management
10 10 (10.42%) ITIL
11 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (5.21%) ITIL V3
14 4 (4.17%) Coaching
14 4 (4.17%) Data Migration
14 4 (4.17%) Service Management
15 3 (3.13%) Business Continuity
15 3 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) Java
3 2 (2.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Casper Suite
1 1 (1.04%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (30.21%) Oracle
3 12 (12.50%) Sybase
4 8 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.17%) BMC
6 2 (2.08%) IBM
6 2 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) AppSense
7 1 (1.04%) Ariba
7 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.04%) Sun