The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Support
UK
Rank 571 588 571
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 31 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.079% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 20
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £264 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £419 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £16.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £24.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £18.75

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

SAP Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Support within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SAP Support Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Support
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Support Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Support within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SAP Support Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Support
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Support within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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 +30 27 £313 -16.66% 2
London +16 6 £394 +5.00%
East Midlands +11 5 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £300 -
Wiltshire - 4 £208 -
Nottingham - 4 £300 -
South West - 4 £208 -
East of England -10 3 £400 +17.64%
South East +19 2 - - 2
Colchester - 2 £400 -
Manchester - 2 £225 -
Essex - 2 £400 -
North West - 2 £225 -
Yorkshire +20 1 £375 -9.09%
Scotland +17 1 £350 +7.69%
West Yorkshire +14 1 £375 -9.09%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
Derbyshire -2 1 £375 -
Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £350 -
Chesterfield - 1 £375 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £375 -
Beaconsfield - 1 - -
Andover - 1 - -

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, SAP Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (34.92%) Finance
3 15 (23.81%) SAP FI
4 14 (22.22%) SAP CO
4 14 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (19.05%) ERP
6 7 (11.11%) ITIL
6 7 (11.11%) Oracle
7 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 6 (9.52%) MS Office
7 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 6 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (9.52%) SAP SD
7 6 (9.52%) Migration
7 6 (9.52%) Logistics
8 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.94%) Pegasus
8 5 (7.94%) Windows
8 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
9 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
9 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (6.35%) SAP EWM
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.35%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (6.35%) Windows Server

SAP Support 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 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (23.81%) SAP FI
2 14 (22.22%) SAP CO
2 14 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (9.52%) SAP SD
4 4 (6.35%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (6.35%) SAP EWM
5 3 (4.76%) SAP HCM
5 3 (4.76%) SAP HR
5 3 (4.76%) SAP MM
6 2 (3.17%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.59%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.59%) SAP MII
7 1 (1.59%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (1.59%) SAP QM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (1.59%) SAP SCM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.35%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.59%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) NWDI
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) EDI
1 3 (4.76%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.59%) J2EE
2 1 (1.59%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
1 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) ERP
2 7 (11.11%) ITIL
3 6 (9.52%) Logistics
3 6 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (6.35%) CRM
4 4 (6.35%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Data Entry
6 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (3.17%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.17%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.17%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
6 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) ABAP
2 1 (1.59%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) CCA
2 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
3 3 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.94%) Pegasus
5 4 (6.35%) QAD
5 4 (6.35%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Adobe
6 1 (1.59%) Lotus
6 1 (1.59%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase