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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Support
Rank 605 609 580
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 38 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.057% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.060% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 22
Median daily rate £320 £349 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.17% +15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £271 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £438 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 15 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 26 June 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 +17 33 £320 -1.53% 23
London +20 15 £300 -7.69% 10
North West -10 6 £360 +20.00% 4
West Midlands -16 5 £300 - 2
Warwickshire - 4 £300 -
Warwick - 3 £288 -
Manchester - 3 £288 - 1
South East +5 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire +11 1 - - 1
Reading -3 1 - -
Berkshire -10 1 - - 1
Bolton - 1 £320 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 2

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (16.46%) Logistics
3 11 (13.92%) SAP BW
4 9 (11.39%) ERP
4 9 (11.39%) Finance
5 8 (10.13%) ITIL
5 8 (10.13%) SAP FI
5 8 (10.13%) SAP MM
5 8 (10.13%) SAP ERP
6 7 (8.86%) ABAP
6 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.59%) Change Management
7 6 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (7.59%) SAP CO
7 6 (7.59%) Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
8 5 (6.33%) SLA
8 5 (6.33%) SAP PP
8 5 (6.33%) SAP WM
8 5 (6.33%) SAP SD
8 5 (6.33%) SAP Certification
9 4 (5.06%) SAP HR
9 4 (5.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (5.06%) Service Management
9 4 (5.06%) Web Dynpro
9 4 (5.06%) SAP HCM
9 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills

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 (2.53%) Apache
1 2 (2.53%) NetWeaver
1 2 (2.53%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) SAP ERP
1 8 (10.13%) SAP FI
1 8 (10.13%) SAP MM
2 6 (7.59%) SAP CO
2 6 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (6.33%) SAP PP
3 5 (6.33%) SAP SD
3 5 (6.33%) SAP WM
4 4 (5.06%) SAP HCM
4 4 (5.06%) SAP HR
5 3 (3.80%) SAP GRC
5 3 (3.80%) SAP SRM
6 2 (2.53%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (2.53%) SAP MDM
6 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.53%) SAP R/3
7 1 (1.27%) SAP AFS
7 1 (1.27%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.27%) SAP PS
7 1 (1.27%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (2.53%) SSL
2 1 (1.27%) FTP
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.80%) SAP BI
2 3 (3.80%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.53%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) DB2
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) NWDI
1 2 (2.53%) NWDS
2 1 (1.27%) LSMW
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (2.53%) J2EE
2 2 (2.53%) Middleware
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.53%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) EDI
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) HTML5
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (1.27%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.27%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.27%) FMCG
3 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) AIX
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.46%) Logistics
2 9 (11.39%) ERP
3 8 (10.13%) ITIL
4 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.59%) Change Management
5 6 (7.59%) Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.06%) Service Management
7 3 (3.80%) Case Management
7 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.80%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.80%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (3.80%) SAP Security
8 2 (2.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) CRM
8 2 (2.53%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (2.53%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) ABAP
2 2 (2.53%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) SAP Certification
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle
2 3 (3.80%) Remedy
3 2 (2.53%) OpenText
4 1 (1.27%) Ariba
4 1 (1.27%) BMC
4 1 (1.27%) Concur
4 1 (1.27%) Facebook
4 1 (1.27%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) HP
4 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) ReadSoft
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