The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Developer
Rank 579 570 546
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 73 103 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 36
Median daily rate £375 £444 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SAP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAP Developer in the job title.

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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 -36 59 £375 -16.66% 15
South East +14 20 £375 -8.53% 3
London +1 15 £450 -5.26% 2
Milton Keynes - 11 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 11 £375 -
North West +12 8 £375 -3.22%
Manchester -10 7 £375 -3.22%
City of London +19 4 £456 -10.53%
Surrey +11 4 £400 -5.88% 3
West Midlands -35 4 £398 +9.65% 4
East Midlands -13 3 £450 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire +16 2 - - 2
Leeds +11 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire +8 2 - - 1
Hampshire +5 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Somerset +23 1 £375 +47.05%
Taunton +15 1 £375 +47.05%
South West +12 1 £375 +47.05%
West Sussex +3 1 - -
Berkshire +2 1 £325 -18.75%
Leicester -1 1 £425 -
Leicestershire -2 1 £425 -
Northamptonshire -3 1 £450 -
Staffordshire -3 1 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 £420 -
Midlands -4 1 - -

SAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, SAP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAP Developer in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) SAP
2 76 (48.41%) ABAP
3 35 (22.29%) SQL
4 26 (16.56%) BusinessObjects
5 25 (15.92%) CRM
6 24 (15.29%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (14.01%) Data Modelling
7 22 (14.01%) ETL
7 22 (14.01%) Workflow
8 21 (13.38%) Finance
9 20 (12.74%) SAP Data Services
10 19 (12.10%) Web Dynpro
10 19 (12.10%) SAP CRM
11 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
12 16 (10.19%) SAP HANA
13 14 (8.92%) SAPUI5
13 14 (8.92%) OO
13 14 (8.92%) Java
13 14 (8.92%) SAP BW
14 13 (8.28%) SAP Smart Forms
14 13 (8.28%) BAPI
15 12 (7.64%) System Testing
15 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (7.64%) Manufacturing
15 12 (7.64%) SAP BI
15 12 (7.64%) SQL Server
16 11 (7.01%) Adobe
16 11 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (6.37%) SC Cleared

SAP Developer Skill Set
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 9 (5.73%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.91%) Confluence
2 3 (1.91%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (12.10%) SAP CRM
2 6 (3.82%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (3.18%) SAP ERP
3 5 (3.18%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (2.55%) SAP BPC
4 4 (2.55%) SAP CO
4 4 (2.55%) SAP FI
4 4 (2.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.55%) SAP HR
5 3 (1.91%) SAP PSCD
5 3 (1.91%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.27%) SAP R/3
6 2 (1.27%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.64%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.64%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.64%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.64%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.64%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.64%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.56%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (15.29%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (12.74%) SAP Data Services
4 16 (10.19%) SAP HANA
5 14 (8.92%) SAP BW
6 12 (7.64%) SAP BI
6 12 (7.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.82%) Star Schema
9 5 (3.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.27%) MS Access
12 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (0.64%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.64%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Grunt
2 3 (1.91%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.91%) JIRA
2 3 (1.91%) LSMW
3 1 (0.64%) NWDS
General
1 21 (13.38%) Finance
2 12 (7.64%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.18%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Billing
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) French Language
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.10%) Web Dynpro
2 14 (8.92%) SAPUI5
3 13 (8.28%) BAPI
3 13 (8.28%) SAP Smart Forms
4 9 (5.73%) HTML
4 9 (5.73%) HTML5
4 9 (5.73%) SAP XI
5 8 (5.10%) SAP ALE
5 8 (5.10%) SAP PI
6 7 (4.46%) SAP Fiori
7 6 (3.82%) CSS
7 6 (3.82%) REST
7 6 (3.82%) SAP BSP
7 6 (3.82%) XML
8 4 (2.55%) Middleware
9 3 (1.91%) SAP Business Workflow
9 3 (1.91%) Web Services
10 2 (1.27%) EDI
10 2 (1.27%) SOAP
11 1 (0.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
2 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
3 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.64%) EPoS
3 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.64%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (0.64%) User Experience
3 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.27%) Linux
2 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.92%) CRM
2 24 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (14.01%) Data Modelling
3 22 (14.01%) ETL
3 22 (14.01%) Workflow
4 14 (8.92%) OO
5 12 (7.64%) System Testing
6 11 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.73%) Data Analysis
7 9 (5.73%) ERP
8 8 (5.10%) Migration
9 7 (4.46%) ETL Development
9 7 (4.46%) SDLC
10 6 (3.82%) SAP Implementation
10 6 (3.82%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.18%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.18%) Supply Chain Management
12 4 (2.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (48.41%) ABAP
2 35 (22.29%) SQL
3 14 (8.92%) Java
4 9 (5.73%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.73%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.10%) SAPscript
6 3 (1.91%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.27%) Degree
4 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) ISEB
5 1 (0.64%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) Basel II
2 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 157 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (7.01%) Adobe
3 10 (6.37%) Oracle
4 7 (4.46%) Cognos
5 6 (3.82%) Informatica
6 2 (1.27%) OpenText
6 2 (1.27%) Tableau
7 1 (0.64%) Concur
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.64%) Remedy
7 1 (0.64%) Sybase