The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Tester
UK
Rank 578 599 581
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Tester 13 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.037% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.039% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 3
Median daily rate £325 £355 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +42.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £479 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +30.00%
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 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
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
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 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
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 £11.12 £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 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

SAP Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Tester
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Tester Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Tester
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SAP Tester Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Tester
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Tester Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Tester
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 Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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 +43 13 £325 -3.70%
London +21 9 £300 -34.42%
South East +21 3 £345 +17.94%
West Sussex +6 3 £345 +7.81%
East Grinstead - 2 £348 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Northampton - 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £325 -

SAP Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, SAP Tester 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 Tester in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (44.44%) SAP FI
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (33.33%) SAP CO
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) V-Model
4 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 6 (33.33%) Order to Cash
4 6 (33.33%) Record to Report
5 4 (22.22%) SAP SD
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) FTP
6 3 (16.67%) SAP CRM
6 3 (16.67%) SAP PI
6 3 (16.67%) Smart Meter
7 2 (11.11%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (5.56%) .NET
8 1 (5.56%) ISEB
8 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.56%) QA

SAP Tester 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:

Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) SAP FI
2 6 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 6 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (22.22%) SAP SD
4 3 (16.67%) SAP CRM
5 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
5 1 (5.56%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 6 (33.33%) Order to Cash
2 6 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Record to Report
2 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 6 (33.33%) V-Model
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP