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 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Support
Rank 619 607 586
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 22 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.057% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.060% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 19
Median daily rate £310 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £269 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £570 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £66.25 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 - £14.00

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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 May 2016.

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
Top 13 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 May 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 -23 16 £310 -11.04% 12
West Midlands -7 4 £288 -55.76% 1
London -9 4 £320 -4.76% 3
North West - 3 £288 - 2
Warwick - 3 £288 -
Manchester - 3 £288 - 2
Warwickshire - 3 £288 -
East of England +7 1 £413 +44.73% 3
South East -11 1 £625 +27.55%
Bolton - 1 £320 -
Hampshire - 1 £625 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £413 - 1

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (22.95%) Logistics
3 10 (16.39%) ITIL
4 9 (14.75%) ERP
5 6 (9.84%) SAP MM
5 6 (9.84%) SAP ERP
5 6 (9.84%) Finance
6 5 (8.20%) SAP HR
6 5 (8.20%) SAP SD
6 5 (8.20%) Change Management
6 5 (8.20%) SLA
6 5 (8.20%) ABAP
6 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.20%) SAP Security
7 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 4 (6.56%) SAP BW
8 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.92%) Degree
8 3 (4.92%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (4.92%) SAP HCM
8 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (4.92%) SAP FI
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle
8 3 (4.92%) Windows
8 3 (4.92%) SAP Certification
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.92%) Case Management

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 2 (3.28%) Apache
1 2 (3.28%) NetWeaver
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Portal
1 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP ERP
1 6 (9.84%) SAP MM
2 5 (8.20%) SAP HR
2 5 (8.20%) SAP SD
3 3 (4.92%) SAP FI
3 3 (4.92%) SAP HCM
4 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (3.28%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.64%) SAP AFS
5 1 (1.64%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.64%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.64%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.64%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.64%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.64%) SAP PS
5 1 (1.64%) SAP QM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (3.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.64%) FTP
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.92%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.28%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) DB2
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) NWDI
1 2 (3.28%) NWDS
2 1 (1.64%) LSMW
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) French Language
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (3.28%) J2EE
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.28%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) EDI
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
3 1 (1.64%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.64%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) AIX
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Logistics
2 10 (16.39%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) ERP
4 5 (8.20%) Change Management
4 5 (8.20%) SAP Security
5 4 (6.56%) Service Management
6 3 (4.92%) Case Management
6 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.92%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Migration
7 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.28%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) ABAP
2 2 (3.28%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
1 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Certification
2 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) Remedy
4 1 (1.64%) Ariba
4 1 (1.64%) BMC
4 1 (1.64%) Concur
4 1 (1.64%) Facebook
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
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