The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 2.29% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 24.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £469
% change year-on-year +5.88% -9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £67.00
% change year-on-year - -58.95%  

SAP ERP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 26 29 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 9.74% 9.48% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 19
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £545 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing SAP ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in Bedfordshire

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in Bedfordshire