Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 20 July 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 24 23
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 +20
Contract jobs citing SAP 209 253 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.23% 6.71% 6.12%
As % of the Vendors category 11.08% 13.72% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 147 165
Berkshire median daily rate £505 £485 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +14.12% -
10th Percentile £290 £312 £250
90th Percentile £725 £650 £569
South East median daily rate £475 £471 £418
% change year-on-year +0.90% +12.75% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.00 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.51% +57.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £24.80 £14.45 £11.60
90th Percentile £51.50 £38.80 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +106.06% -17.50% -

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 Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,887 1,844 2,583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.22% 48.89% 52.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 831 1,338
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £417 £400
% change year-on-year +1.83% +4.34% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 125 117
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.15% +8.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.13 £38.90 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -2.84%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Reading -19 38 £550 +15.79% 12
Bracknell +2 31 £459 -5.90% 1
Newbury +9 30 £575 +31.43% 3
Maidenhead -14 19 £450 +45.16% 5
Wokingham +1 12 £285 -
Slough -21 10 £475 -7.32% 4
Windsor +1 4 £450 +12.50%
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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.

1 73 (34.93%) Finance
2 48 (22.97%) ERP
3 45 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (17.22%) Migration
5 33 (15.79%) Oracle
5 33 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (14.35%) Project Management
8 27 (12.92%) Telecoms
8 27 (12.92%) SuccessFactors
8 27 (12.92%) SAP S/4HANA
9 25 (11.96%) Procure-to-Pay
9 25 (11.96%) SAP HANA
10 23 (11.00%) SQL
10 23 (11.00%) JIRA
11 22 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 22 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (9.57%) HP
13 19 (9.09%) Logistics
13 19 (9.09%) Data Migration
13 19 (9.09%) HP ALM
13 19 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (8.61%) SAP ERP
14 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
14 18 (8.61%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (8.13%) EDI
15 17 (8.13%) Analytics
16 16 (7.66%) DevOps
16 16 (7.66%) SAP FI
16 16 (7.66%) Billing

SAP
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 9 (4.31%) Confluence
2 6 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.91%) SAS
4 3 (1.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.35%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.44%) SPSS
5 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 27 (12.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (8.61%) SAP ERP
3 16 (7.66%) SAP CO
3 16 (7.66%) SAP FI
4 15 (7.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 13 (6.22%) SAP SD
6 12 (5.74%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (3.83%) SAP APO
7 8 (3.83%) SAP MDM
7 8 (3.83%) SAP MM
8 4 (1.91%) SAP BPC
8 4 (1.91%) SAP MDG
8 4 (1.91%) SAP PP
8 4 (1.91%) SAP WM
9 3 (1.44%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (1.44%) SAP EWM
9 3 (1.44%) SAP HR
9 3 (1.44%) SAP QM
9 3 (1.44%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.96%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.92%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.91%) Taleo
3 1 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.96%) SAP HANA
2 15 (7.18%) SAP BW
2 15 (7.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 14 (6.70%) SAP Data Services
4 12 (5.74%) Big Data
5 10 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (3.83%) Data Lake
6 8 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.39%) Power BI
8 4 (1.91%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.44%) HBase
9 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (11.00%) JIRA
2 12 (5.74%) Ant
2 12 (5.74%) Gradle
2 12 (5.74%) MSBuild
3 9 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.31%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.87%) LSMW
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (34.93%) Finance
2 27 (12.92%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (7.66%) Billing
5 15 (7.18%) Retail
6 13 (6.22%) Manufacturing
7 10 (4.78%) Marketing
8 4 (1.91%) Banking
9 3 (1.44%) Electronics
10 2 (0.96%) Back Office
10 2 (0.96%) Legal
11 1 (0.48%) Advertising
11 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.48%) German Language
11 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (28.23%) Consultant
2 49 (23.44%) SAP Consultant
3 39 (18.66%) Analyst
4 30 (14.35%) Architect
5 22 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
6 18 (8.61%) Project Manager
7 16 (7.66%) SAP Architect
8 15 (7.18%) SAP Manager
9 14 (6.70%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.74%) Data Analyst
11 11 (5.26%) Developer
12 10 (4.78%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.31%) Programme Manager
13 9 (4.31%) SAP FI Consultant
13 9 (4.31%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 8 (3.83%) Functional Consultant
14 8 (3.83%) SAP CO Consultant
14 8 (3.83%) SAP Data Analyst
14 8 (3.83%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 8 (3.83%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.13%) EDI
2 5 (2.39%) BAPI
3 3 (1.44%) .NET
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.96%) cXML
4 2 (0.96%) SOAP
4 2 (0.96%) Web Services
5 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.48%) IDoc
5 1 (0.48%) JSP
5 1 (0.48%) Middleware
5 1 (0.48%) REST
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.48%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.22%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.83%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.39%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.91%) AS400
6 4 (1.91%) Life Science
7 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.44%) FMCG
7 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.96%) NHS
9 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.48%) Robotics
9 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.44%) Linux
2 2 (0.96%) SUSE
2 2 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (0.96%) Windows
2 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.97%) ERP
2 45 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (17.22%) Migration
4 33 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (14.35%) Project Management
7 25 (11.96%) Procure-to-Pay
8 22 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 19 (9.09%) Logistics
10 17 (8.13%) Analytics
11 16 (7.66%) DevOps
12 15 (7.18%) Data Modelling
12 15 (7.18%) PRINCE2
12 15 (7.18%) Programme Management
13 14 (6.70%) ETL
14 13 (6.22%) Configuration Management
14 13 (6.22%) Process Improvement
15 12 (5.74%) Order to Cash
15 12 (5.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.00%) SQL
2 12 (5.74%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.87%) Java
3 6 (2.87%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.39%) ABAP
4 5 (2.39%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.44%) C#
5 3 (1.44%) F#
5 3 (1.44%) Python
5 3 (1.44%) R
6 1 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.70%) SAP Certification
2 6 (2.87%) Degree
3 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) ACCA
5 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.96%) CIMA
6 2 (0.96%) MCDST
6 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.96%) PMP
7 1 (0.48%) CITP
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (5.74%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.31%) GxP
4 5 (2.39%) SLA
5 4 (1.91%) QA
6 3 (1.44%) IFRS
6 3 (1.44%) PMO
7 1 (0.48%) EMIR
7 1 (0.48%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (9.09%) HP ALM
2 12 (5.74%) Ansible
2 12 (5.74%) Automic
2 12 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (5.74%) Puppet
2 12 (5.74%) Salt
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 33 (15.79%) Oracle
2 22 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.57%) HP
4 12 (5.74%) Ariba
5 10 (4.78%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.87%) Cognos
6 6 (2.87%) Informatica
6 6 (2.87%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.39%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.39%) IBM
8 4 (1.91%) Workday
9 3 (1.44%) Concur
9 3 (1.44%) Talend
9 3 (1.44%) Teradata
9 3 (1.44%) Vertica
10 2 (0.96%) hybris
10 2 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.48%) JDA
11 1 (0.48%) Misys