Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 6 months to 24 September 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 155 171
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.62% 2.52% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Berkshire median daily rate £281 £382 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +62.34% -44.71%
10th Percentile £280 £281 £213
90th Percentile £281 £477 £422
South East median daily rate £425 £463 £488
% change year-on-year -8.11% -5.13% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £34.43 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.51% -
South East median hourly rate - £34.43 £24.50
% change year-on-year - +40.51% -

SAP SD is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 308 357 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.02% 8.99% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 168 201
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £301 £304 £280
90th Percentile £576 £627 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £34.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.24% +73.38% -6.98%
10th Percentile £20.35 £14.35 £18.81
90th Percentile £53.20 £60.65 £34.65
South East median hourly rate £36.75 £35.85 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +59.33% -10.00%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in Berkshire

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in Berkshire

SAP SD
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 SD within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 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 - 4 - - 1
SAP SD
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) HP ALM
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (20.00%) GxP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (20.00%) ABAP
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (20.00%) LSMW
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

SAP SD
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Functional Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP SD Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu