Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 24 July 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.

SAP
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -26 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 18 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.67% 6.26% 6.05%
As % of the Vendors category 5.70% 11.80% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 35
Bedfordshire median daily rate £525 £457 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.01% +7.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £293 £325 £276
90th Percentile £584 £638 £638
East of England median daily rate £513 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +20.59% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £14.00 £7.96 £18.00
% change year-on-year +75.99% -55.81% -26.65%

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 Bedfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 316 356 361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 46.88% 53.06% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 244 237
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £284 £250 £200
90th Percentile £538 £604 £588
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.92 £24.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.10% -37.58% +157.38%
10th Percentile £9.03 £7.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £27.98 £47.63 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.51% -1.20%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Bedfordshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Bedfordshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Bedfordshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Bedfordshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 5 £480 +3.73%
Dunstable -3 1 £325 -27.78%
Bedford -10 1 £275 -47.87% 1
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 8 (44.44%) JMS
2 8 (44.44%) B2B
2 8 (44.44%) B2C
2 8 (44.44%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) CRM
2 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 8 (44.44%) Content Management
2 8 (44.44%) JPA
2 8 (44.44%) hybris
2 8 (44.44%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (38.89%) Marketing
4 6 (33.33%) Java EE
4 6 (33.33%) Unica
4 6 (33.33%) EJB
4 6 (33.33%) JDBC
4 6 (33.33%) Servlets
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Silverpop
4 6 (33.33%) Pega
5 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) ETL
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
7 3 (16.67%) Splunk
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (33.33%) Unica
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Silverpop
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 7 (38.89%) Marketing
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Architect
1 11 (61.11%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Hybris Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) JMS
1 8 (44.44%) JPA
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) EJB
2 6 (33.33%) Java EE
2 6 (33.33%) JDBC
2 6 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Asset Management
1 8 (44.44%) B2B
1 8 (44.44%) B2C
1 8 (44.44%) Content Management
1 8 (44.44%) CRM
1 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Microservices
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) hybris
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (33.33%) Pega
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Lumesse
4 3 (16.67%) Splunk
4 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.56%) Siebel
5 1 (5.56%) Workday
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