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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Basis
Rank 580 586 610
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +24
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 44 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.38% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 25
Median daily rate £425 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £350 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £559 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £51.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +142.85%

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
15333 15939 15512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.99% 28.79% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10591 11100 10567
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 261 171
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £19.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.30 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 4 December 2016.

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 29 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 4 December 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
England -13 31 £425 - 2
South East +7 10 £425 -
North West +7 6 £350 -
East of England +7 6 £438 +2.94%
Manchester - 6 £350 -
West Sussex +13 5 £525 -0.23%
Essex - 5 £425 -
Scotland +16 4 £425 +18.05%
Worthing +1 4 £525 -6.66%
Sussex - 4 £425 -
Edinburgh - 4 £425 -
London -5 3 £443 -5.29% 2
East Midlands -8 2 £513 +10.21%
Cardiff - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Midlands +4 1 - -
Royston +1 1 £450 -
Derbyshire 0 1 £425 -8.60%
Leicestershire -2 1 £600 -
Hertfordshire -5 1 £450 +5.88%
West Midlands -13 1 £370 -50.66%
South West - 1 £550 -
City of London - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £378 -
Weybridge - 1 £378 -
Leicester - 1 £600 -
Derby - 1 £425 -
Bristol - 1 £550 -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (48.10%) NetWeaver
3 24 (30.38%) SAP PI
4 23 (29.11%) SAP HANA
4 23 (29.11%) ERP
5 22 (27.85%) SAP BW
5 22 (27.85%) SAP EP
6 21 (26.58%) CRM
7 20 (25.32%) Technical Architecture
8 17 (21.52%) Oracle
9 16 (20.25%) Data Management
10 15 (18.99%) SAP CRM
10 15 (18.99%) DB2
11 14 (17.72%) Project Management
12 13 (16.46%) SAP MDM
12 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (16.46%) Master Data Management
12 13 (16.46%) SAP Implementation
13 10 (12.66%) Migration
13 10 (12.66%) AIX
14 9 (11.39%) Unix
14 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (10.13%) Linux
15 8 (10.13%) Java
15 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
16 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
16 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
16 7 (8.86%) SAP BPC
16 7 (8.86%) MaxDB

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 38 (48.10%) NetWeaver
2 22 (27.85%) SAP EP
3 2 (2.53%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) MS Project
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (18.99%) SAP CRM
2 13 (16.46%) SAP MDM
3 7 (8.86%) SAP BPC
4 6 (7.59%) SAP GRC
5 4 (5.06%) SAP MII
5 4 (5.06%) SAP SRM
6 3 (3.80%) SAP ERP
7 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (2.53%) SAP HCM
7 2 (2.53%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.27%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.11%) SAP HANA
2 22 (27.85%) SAP BW
3 15 (18.99%) DB2
4 7 (8.86%) MaxDB
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) NWDI
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Legal
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Consultant
1 34 (43.04%) SAP Consultant
2 31 (39.24%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 27 (34.18%) Architect
3 27 (34.18%) SAP Architect
4 20 (25.32%) SAP Technical Architect
4 20 (25.32%) Technical Architect
5 11 (13.92%) SAP Manager
6 8 (10.13%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.86%) SAP Project Manager
8 6 (7.59%) Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Manager
9 5 (6.33%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) SAP Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) SAP Basis Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) SAP Basis Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Project Implementation Manager
11 3 (3.80%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) SAP PI
2 3 (3.80%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (2.53%) SAP TM
4 1 (1.27%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.27%) J2EE
4 1 (1.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Clustering
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.27%) FMCG
4 1 (1.27%) Life Science
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) AIX
2 9 (11.39%) Unix
3 8 (10.13%) Linux
4 5 (6.33%) Windows
5 4 (5.06%) Solaris
6 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.53%) SUSE
8 1 (1.27%) HPUX
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) ERP
2 21 (26.58%) CRM
3 20 (25.32%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (20.25%) Data Management
5 14 (17.72%) Project Management
6 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (16.46%) Master Data Management
6 13 (16.46%) SAP Implementation
7 10 (12.66%) Migration
8 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.59%) Service Management
11 5 (6.33%) ITIL
12 4 (5.06%) Coaching
13 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (2.53%) Analytics
14 2 (2.53%) Integration Testing
14 2 (2.53%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) Java
2 5 (6.33%) SQL
3 3 (3.80%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.27%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Control-M
2 1 (1.27%) Casper Suite
2 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (21.52%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.59%) BMC
5 4 (5.06%) Sybase
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Remedy
7 1 (1.27%) AppSense
7 1 (1.27%) Ariba
7 1 (1.27%) Capita
7 1 (1.27%) Informatica
7 1 (1.27%) OpenText
7 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.27%) VMware