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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Basis
Rank 588 589 575
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 55 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.093% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 12
Median daily rate £415 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £407 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
15063 15371 15061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.38% 27.49% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10626 10275 9847
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 213 213
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 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 26 June 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 +14 49 £420 -9.43% 6
London +19 13 £425 -17.07% 1
South East +10 13 £419 -11.84% 1
North West -22 9 £500 +29.03% 1
Surrey - 6 £550 -
Manchester -13 5 £488 - 1
North East - 4 £373 -
Hampshire +2 3 £354 -29.25% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £360 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £360 -
South West - 3 £381 - 2
Merseyside -10 2 - -
West Sussex -16 2 - -
Worthing -26 2 - -
Hertfordshire +16 1 £438 -5.40%
East of England +10 1 £438 -2.77%
Winchester +2 1 £345 -34.28%
Middlesex -4 1 £425 -
Scotland -10 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £313 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £313 -
Feltham - 1 £415 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £313 -
Midlands - 1 - -

SAP Basis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 103 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (31.07%) NetWeaver
3 31 (30.10%) SAP HANA
4 24 (23.30%) SAP BW
5 18 (17.48%) Java
5 18 (17.48%) ABAP
5 18 (17.48%) CRM
5 18 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (16.50%) DB2
7 16 (15.53%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (13.59%) ERP
9 13 (12.62%) Linux
10 12 (11.65%) Migration
10 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (10.68%) Windows
12 10 (9.71%) Oracle
12 10 (9.71%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (9.71%) SAP PI
13 9 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
13 9 (8.74%) Citrix
14 8 (7.77%) ITIL
14 8 (7.77%) Unix
14 8 (7.77%) SAP CRM
14 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
14 8 (7.77%) SAP Security
15 7 (6.80%) SAP SRM
15 7 (6.80%) Master Data Management
15 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
15 7 (6.80%) SAP XI

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 32 (31.07%) NetWeaver
2 7 (6.80%) SAP EP
3 5 (4.85%) Apache
4 3 (2.91%) nginx
4 3 (2.91%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.94%) SAP Portal
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.97%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) SAP CRM
2 7 (6.80%) SAP MDM
2 7 (6.80%) SAP SRM
3 4 (3.88%) SAP GRC
3 4 (3.88%) SAP HR
3 4 (3.88%) SAP R/3
4 3 (2.91%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (1.94%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.97%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.97%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.97%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.97%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.97%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.94%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.94%) SSL
3 1 (0.97%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.10%) SAP HANA
2 24 (23.30%) SAP BW
3 17 (16.50%) DB2
4 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.83%) SAP BI
6 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.91%) MySQL
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.91%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (1.94%) MaxDB
9 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.97%) OLAP
9 1 (0.97%) OLTP
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.97%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) NWDI
1 2 (1.94%) NWDS
General
1 6 (5.83%) Legal
2 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.97%) Back Office
3 1 (0.97%) Dutch Language
3 1 (0.97%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) French Language
3 1 (0.97%) German Language
3 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (41.75%) Consultant
1 43 (41.75%) SAP Consultant
2 40 (38.83%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 19 (18.45%) Architect
3 19 (18.45%) SAP Architect
4 12 (11.65%) SAP Basis Architect
4 12 (11.65%) SAP Technical Architect
4 12 (11.65%) Technical Architect
5 11 (10.68%) Analyst
5 11 (10.68%) SAP Manager
6 10 (9.71%) SAP Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) SAP Basis Manager
8 5 (4.85%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) SAP HANA Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) SAP BI Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) Citrix Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) DBA
10 3 (2.91%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.91%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.71%) SAP PI
2 7 (6.80%) SAP XI
3 4 (3.88%) SAPUI5
4 3 (2.91%) ADO
4 3 (2.91%) HTML
4 3 (2.91%) HTML5
4 3 (2.91%) LAMP
4 3 (2.91%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (2.91%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (1.94%) J2EE
5 2 (1.94%) Middleware
5 2 (1.94%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (1.94%) XML
6 1 (0.97%) BAPI
6 1 (0.97%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.97%) SAP BC
6 1 (0.97%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.88%) Clustering
4 3 (2.91%) User Experience
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.94%) Life Science
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Linux
2 11 (10.68%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) Unix
4 4 (3.88%) AIX
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) Solaris
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) CRM
2 16 (15.53%) SAP Implementation
3 14 (13.59%) ERP
4 12 (11.65%) Migration
5 10 (9.71%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.77%) ITIL
7 8 (7.77%) SAP Security
8 7 (6.80%) Data Management
8 7 (6.80%) Master Data Management
8 7 (6.80%) Project Management
9 6 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.85%) Change Management
10 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.85%) Test Management
11 4 (3.88%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) ABAP
1 18 (17.48%) Java
2 7 (6.80%) SQL
3 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.91%) Python
3 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) Degree
4 3 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.91%) MCSE
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.91%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.97%) AAT
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PMP
5 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.91%) vSphere
1 3 (2.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle
3 9 (8.74%) Citrix
4 6 (5.83%) Sybase
5 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.91%) Cisco
6 3 (2.91%) VMware
7 2 (1.94%) BMC
7 2 (1.94%) Remedy
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) Informatica
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.97%) OpenText