Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SAP Implementation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Implementation 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.

SAP Implementation
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 151 164
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +15
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 15 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Berkshire median daily rate £498 £450 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% -23.40% +6.82%
10th Percentile £418 £350 £544
90th Percentile £650 £688 £675
South East median daily rate £416 £488 £588
% change year-on-year -14.62% -17.02% +11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

SAP Implementation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,405 3,290 3,932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.03% 81.90% 79.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,779 1,737 2,145
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 120 171
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.31% -34.26% +34.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

SAP Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Implementation in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Implementation in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Implementation in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Implementation in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Implementation in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the Berkshire 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
Bracknell - 6 - -
Reading 0 5 £549 +21.94%
SAP Implementation
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (46.67%) Virtual Team
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 6 (40.00%) ERP
3 6 (40.00%) SAP MM
3 6 (40.00%) Validation
3 6 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (40.00%) Data Validation
3 6 (40.00%) Data Mapping
3 6 (40.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (33.33%) SAP MDG
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) LSMW
6 3 (20.00%) PMO
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) SAP GRC
7 2 (13.33%) SAP Security
7 2 (13.33%) Change Control
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (13.33%) FMCG
7 2 (13.33%) Content Development
7 2 (13.33%) Billing
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management

SAP Implementation
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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SAP MM
2 5 (33.33%) SAP MDG
2 5 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (13.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LSMW
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) General Ledger
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Master Data Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Architect
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Master Data Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) SAP MDG Architect
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Security Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Virtual Team
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) FMCG
3 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
1 6 (40.00%) Data Governance
1 6 (40.00%) Data Integration
1 6 (40.00%) Data Mapping
1 6 (40.00%) Data Validation
1 6 (40.00%) ERP
1 6 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Content Development
2 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Security
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PMO
2 2 (13.33%) QA
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Ariba
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle