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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Support
UK
Rank 570 592 536
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -56
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 27 30 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.062% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 23
Median daily rate £325 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £184 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £15.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £18.00

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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2017.

SAP Support Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Support
Top 21 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 20 January 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 +28 24 £325 -4.41% 6
London +9 5 £325 -16.12%
East Midlands +5 4 £300 -
Nottingham - 4 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £300 -
North West +28 3 - -
Manchester +21 3 - -
South East +12 3 £325 +25.00% 4
East of England -5 3 £400 +17.64% 1
Essex - 3 £400 -
Colchester - 2 £400 -
Scotland +26 1 £350 +7.69%
West Sussex +3 1 £325 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £113 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £208 -
High Wycombe - 1 £113 -
Basildon - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £475 -
West Midlands - 1 £370 -
South West - 1 £208 -
Edinburgh - 1 £350 -

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (38.33%) Finance
3 15 (25.00%) SAP FI
4 12 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 10 (16.67%) SAP SD
6 9 (15.00%) ERP
7 8 (13.33%) Logistics
8 7 (11.67%) ITIL
9 6 (10.00%) SAP MM
10 5 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (8.33%) Retail
10 5 (8.33%) Migration
10 5 (8.33%) SQL
10 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 5 (8.33%) SLA
11 4 (6.67%) CCA
11 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.67%) Oracle
11 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
11 4 (6.67%) CRM
11 4 (6.67%) Project Management
11 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (6.67%) German Language
11 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.67%) SAP EWM
12 3 (5.00%) Record to Report
12 3 (5.00%) Data Migration
12 3 (5.00%) Data Mapping
12 3 (5.00%) Data Entry

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 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 12 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 12 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (16.67%) SAP SD
4 6 (10.00%) SAP MM
5 4 (6.67%) SAP EWM
6 3 (5.00%) SAP CRM
7 2 (3.33%) SAP ERP
7 2 (3.33%) SAP PP
7 2 (3.33%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.67%) Pegasus Opera
8 1 (1.67%) SAP APO
8 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.67%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP GRC
8 1 (1.67%) SAP HCM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.67%) SAP MDM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP MII
8 1 (1.67%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.67%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) LSMW
2 1 (1.67%) NWDI
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 4 (6.67%) German Language
4 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) EDI
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.67%) BAPI
2 1 (1.67%) J2EE
2 1 (1.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Data Conversion
2 2 (3.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.67%) AS400
3 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Unix
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) ERP
2 8 (13.33%) Logistics
3 7 (11.67%) ITIL
4 5 (8.33%) Migration
4 5 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.67%) CRM
5 4 (6.67%) Project Management
5 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Data Entry
6 3 (5.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.00%) Record to Report
7 2 (3.33%) Coaching
7 2 (3.33%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (3.33%) Order to Cash
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) ABAP
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) CCA
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.33%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) QAD
5 1 (1.67%) Remedy
5 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.67%) Sybase
5 1 (1.67%) VMware