The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Engineer
Rank 638 640 601
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -39
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Engineer 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £275 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £170 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

SAP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SAP Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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 -18 3 £275 +57.14%
London +1 1 £275 -50.00%
North West -5 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

SAP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, SAP Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (16.67%) PLM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management

SAP Engineer 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 2 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP GTS
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
1 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) MaxDB
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NWDI
1 1 (16.67%) NWDS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
1 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) CAD
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
1 1 (16.67%) Document Management
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Kanban
1 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (16.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (16.67%) Product Management
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) System Testing
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) ReadSoft