The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank - 10 13
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 3.85% 8.97%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.55% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -7.89%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 22 22 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 62.86% 84.62% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 16
Median daily rate £363 £490 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.02% +96.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £395 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 9
Median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +181.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Aberdeen

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Aberdeen

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Aberdeen