The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 26 June 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.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 116 112
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4  
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.54% 0.13% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.17% 1.41% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £310 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.63% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £481 £419
% change year-on-year -6.49% +14.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 162 213 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 8.82% 9.16% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 121 96
Median daily rate £475 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £235 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.50% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in Berkshire

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in Berkshire

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in Berkshire

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP ERP in Berkshire

SAP ERP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Maidenhead - 7 £310 -
Reading +15 1 £450 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
SAP ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
1 14 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) CMMI
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Six Sigma
5 4 (28.57%) MS Project Server
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) CSQA
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) IT Audit
6 2 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (14.29%) Concur
6 2 (14.29%) PMO
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Economy
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (14.29%) hybris
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

SAP ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (28.57%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (7.14%) SAP MDG
2 1 (7.14%) SAP MDM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (7.14%) CloudFront
2 1 (7.14%) G Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) IPsec
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Economy
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Quality Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior QA Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Quality Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) EDI
2 1 (7.14%) EDIFACT
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) CMMI
5 4 (28.57%) IT Audit
5 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Six Sigma
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CSQA
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) PMO
3 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Ariba
2 2 (14.29%) Concur
2 2 (14.29%) hybris
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) VMware