The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Developer
Rank 545 544 462
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -82
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 74 57 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 61
Average daily rate £433 £410 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% -2.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.80

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 61 £428 +3.95% 14
London +1 24 £453 +0.55% 3
South East -4 12 £425 +2.40% 1
West Midlands - 9 £363 - 2
South West +8 8 £450 +12.50% 1
Scotland -4 6 £488 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £425 -
Croydon - 4 £418 -
City of London +39 3 £480 +6.66%
East of England +1 3 £475 -
Surrey -5 3 £414 -2.70%
South Ayrshire - 3 £350 -
Ayr - 3 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £475 -
Hertfordshire +7 2 £475 -
Hampshire +1 2 £375 -5.06%
North East -23 2 £394 -
Dorset - 2 £413 -
Somerset - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 £413 -
West Sussex +7 1 - -
Worthing +4 1 - -
Berkshire +3 1 - - 1
Bristol -2 1 - -
Midlands -3 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 -
Renfrew - 1 £500 -
Taunton - 1 - -

SAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Developer in their job title.

1 172 (100.00%) SAP
2 79 (45.93%) ABAP
3 53 (30.81%) BusinessObjects
4 30 (17.44%) SAP HANA
5 28 (16.28%) SAP Data Services
6 26 (15.12%) Finance
7 25 (14.53%) Workflow
7 25 (14.53%) ETL
8 24 (13.95%) Data Modelling
8 24 (13.95%) SAP BW
9 23 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (13.37%) SQL
10 21 (12.21%) Migration
11 19 (11.05%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (10.47%) Web Dynpro
13 16 (9.30%) BAPI
14 15 (8.72%) SQL Server
14 15 (8.72%) OO
15 13 (7.56%) Data Migration
15 13 (7.56%) SAP XI
15 13 (7.56%) SAPUI5
15 13 (7.56%) Workflow Development
16 11 (6.40%) SAP BI
16 11 (6.40%) HTML
16 11 (6.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 11 (6.40%) SAP PI
16 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (5.81%) SAP Fiori
17 10 (5.81%) NetWeaver
17 10 (5.81%) ERP

SAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.81%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.74%) SAP Portal
2 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.58%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) SAP ERP
1 6 (3.49%) SAP GRC
2 4 (2.33%) SAP BPC
2 4 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.33%) SAP GTS
3 3 (1.74%) SAP Business One
3 3 (1.74%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.74%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.74%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (1.74%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.74%) SAP Retail
3 3 (1.74%) SAP SRM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.16%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.16%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.16%) SAP xRPM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) FTP
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) SMTP
3 1 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (30.81%) BusinessObjects
2 30 (17.44%) SAP HANA
3 28 (16.28%) SAP Data Services
4 24 (13.95%) SAP BW
5 19 (11.05%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (8.72%) SQL Server
7 11 (6.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 11 (6.40%) SAP BI
8 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.33%) QlikView
9 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.74%) MS Access
10 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.74%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.74%) Xcelsius
11 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.16%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.58%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.58%) Firebug
3 1 (0.58%) LSMW
3 1 (0.58%) NWDS
3 1 (0.58%) Subversion
3 1 (0.58%) Toad
General
1 26 (15.12%) Finance
2 8 (4.65%) Automotive
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.33%) Advertising
5 4 (2.33%) Banking
5 4 (2.33%) German Language
5 4 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.47%) Web Dynpro
2 16 (9.30%) BAPI
3 13 (7.56%) SAP XI
3 13 (7.56%) SAPUI5
4 11 (6.40%) HTML
4 11 (6.40%) SAP PI
5 10 (5.81%) SAP Fiori
6 8 (4.65%) HTML5
6 8 (4.65%) SAP Business Workflow
7 6 (3.49%) SAP Basis
7 6 (3.49%) Web Services
8 5 (2.91%) CSS
8 5 (2.91%) SAP ALE
8 5 (2.91%) SOAP
8 5 (2.91%) XML
9 3 (1.74%) .NET
9 3 (1.74%) jQuery
9 3 (1.74%) Middleware
9 3 (1.74%) SAP BSP
10 2 (1.16%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.33%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.33%) User Experience
3 3 (1.74%) Data Extraction
3 3 (1.74%) FMCG
4 2 (1.16%) NHS
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.58%) Mashup
5 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.16%) Unix
2 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.53%) ETL
1 25 (14.53%) Workflow
2 24 (13.95%) Data Modelling
3 23 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (12.21%) Migration
5 15 (8.72%) OO
6 13 (7.56%) Data Migration
6 13 (7.56%) Workflow Development
7 10 (5.81%) ERP
8 8 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.65%) CRM
8 8 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (2.91%) Data Management
9 5 (2.91%) Integration Testing
9 5 (2.91%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (2.91%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (2.91%) SAP Security
10 4 (2.33%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.33%) RUP
10 4 (2.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (45.93%) ABAP
2 23 (13.37%) SQL
3 7 (4.07%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.91%) Java
5 3 (1.74%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.74%) SAPscript
6 2 (1.16%) Perl
6 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.58%) C
7 1 (0.58%) OpenEdge ABL
7 1 (0.58%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
1 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 172 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (4.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.07%) Oracle
3 6 (3.49%) Adobe
4 5 (2.91%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.74%) InterSystems
6 2 (1.16%) Informatica
6 2 (1.16%) Pega
6 2 (1.16%) webMethods
7 1 (0.58%) BEA
7 1 (0.58%) HP
7 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.58%) Netezza
7 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.58%) Sencha
7 1 (0.58%) Tableau
Shipley, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Riding
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago