Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 40 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 23 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.66% 2.96% 4.61%
As % of the Vendors category 7.72% 6.69% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 25
Bedfordshire median daily rate £585 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.65% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £381 £344 £285
90th Percentile £728 £605 £613
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £10.30 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.11% +7.14%
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £9.65 £24.50
% change year-on-year +70.98% -60.61% +53.13%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 298 254 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 47.38% 44.17% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 154 176
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £130 £211 £213
90th Percentile £595 £545 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 42
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.49 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.93% -62.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.86 £13.10
90th Percentile £35.31 £16.15 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% -16.67% +10.53%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +1 11 £560 +31.76% 7
Bedford +6 5 £413 - 2
Henlow - 1 £363 -
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) SAP CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) SAP HANA
4 4 (17.39%) Impala
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon QuickSight
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (13.04%) Tableau
5 3 (13.04%) Mesos
5 3 (13.04%) Apache Spark
5 3 (13.04%) Big Data
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) QlikView
5 3 (13.04%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (13.04%) SAP SD
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services

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 (13.04%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP CRM
2 3 (13.04%) SAP SD
3 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
3 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
3 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (8.70%) SAP MM
4 1 (4.35%) Infor M3
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (17.39%) Impala
2 4 (17.39%) SAP HANA
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon QuickSight
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) HBase
4 2 (8.70%) Mahout
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (4.35%) Power BI
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modeller
3 4 (17.39%) SAP HANA Modeller
4 3 (13.04%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Finance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Financial Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SSIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) GraphX
2 2 (8.70%) MLlib
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (8.70%) TensorFlow
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) JMS
3 1 (4.35%) MDX
3 1 (4.35%) ODBC
3 1 (4.35%) Servlets
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.70%) MapReduce
5 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) R
2 2 (8.70%) SAPscript
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Mesos
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) hybris
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Informatica
2 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle