The table below looks at the statistics for SAP EP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP EP over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Enterprise Portal (EP)
Rank 637 647 637
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP EP 20 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.14% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £530 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.81% +32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £530 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +32.50%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10082 10254 10045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.92% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6598 6531 6012
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 321 401
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

SAP EP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP EP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAP EP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP EP
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP EP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP EP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP EP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SAP EP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP EP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP EP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP EP
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 EP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +31 16 £425 -19.81%
South East +26 11 £538 -
West Sussex +9 11 £538 -
Worthing -11 8 £538 -
London - 4 £385 -
City of London - 1 £425 -
Somerset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

SAP EP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP EP 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 EP.

1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (82.61%) ERP
3 18 (78.26%) NetWeaver
3 18 (78.26%) SAP Basis
3 18 (78.26%) SAP PI
4 16 (69.57%) Data Management
4 16 (69.57%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (69.57%) Master Data Management
5 15 (65.22%) SAP HANA
6 13 (56.52%) CRM
6 13 (56.52%) SAP CRM
6 13 (56.52%) SAP MDM
7 12 (52.17%) Project Management
8 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
11 3 (13.04%) Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (8.70%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (8.70%) Analytics
12 2 (8.70%) Learning Management System
12 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
12 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (8.70%) FMCG
12 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
12 2 (8.70%) SAP HCM
12 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
12 2 (8.70%) Service Management
12 2 (8.70%) Change Management

SAP EP
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 18 (78.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) SAP CRM
1 13 (56.52%) SAP MDM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP HCM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP HR
3 1 (4.35%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SAP HANA
2 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Architect
1 17 (73.91%) SAP Architect
2 16 (69.57%) SAP Technical Architect
2 16 (69.57%) Technical Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
3 6 (26.09%) SAP Manager
4 5 (21.74%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Process Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SAP P2P Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) SAP Basis
1 18 (78.26%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) FMCG
1 2 (8.70%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) ERP
2 16 (69.57%) Data Management
2 16 (69.57%) Master Data Management
2 16 (69.57%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (56.52%) CRM
4 12 (52.17%) Project Management
5 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Change Management
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (8.70%) Service Management
8 2 (8.70%) Workflow
9 1 (4.35%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) ABAP
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Capita