Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 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
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 34 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP 93 216 215
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.64% 5.03% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 10.19% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 91 100
Median daily rate £505 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £244 £296 £294
90th Percentile £675 £650 £725
South East median daily rate £490 £488 £468
% change year-on-year +0.51% +4.28% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.25 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.44% -36.63% +40.98%
10th Percentile £32.90 £20.05 £24.80
90th Percentile £35.90 £28.75 £51.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +94.44% -47.83% +109.09%

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 837 2,119 1,913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.73% 49.36% 47.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 1,006 976
Median daily rate £474 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.28% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £241 £250 £250
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 99 60
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.37% +34.15%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.00 £11.78
90th Percentile £35.00 £72.50 £50.13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +5.43%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in Berkshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend 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 13 July 2020. 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 +3 32 £518 +3.50% 2
Newbury +15 16 £475 +18.75% 1
Bracknell 0 13 £505 +6.32%
Slough +3 7 £513 -5.75% 2
Maidenhead +12 5 £273 -39.78%
Wokingham +16 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £550 -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 33 (35.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 25 (26.88%) Finance
3 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.90%) SQL
5 12 (12.90%) Oracle
5 12 (12.90%) Migration
6 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.75%) SAP HANA
7 9 (9.68%) ETL
7 9 (9.68%) Java
7 9 (9.68%) ERP
7 9 (9.68%) Logistics
8 8 (8.60%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
8 8 (8.60%) Order to Cash
8 8 (8.60%) Procure-to-Pay
8 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (7.53%) Decision-Making
9 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
9 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
9 7 (7.53%) Python
9 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (7.53%) Project Delivery
10 6 (6.45%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
10 6 (6.45%) SAP CO
10 6 (6.45%) Greenfield Project

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 2 (2.15%) Anypoint
1 2 (2.15%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.08%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 33 (35.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (6.45%) SAP CO
3 5 (5.38%) SAP FI
3 5 (5.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (3.23%) SAP EWM
5 3 (3.23%) SAP Travel Management
6 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.15%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (2.15%) SAP GTS
6 2 (2.15%) SAP SCM
6 2 (2.15%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.08%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.08%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (1.08%) SAP MDG
7 1 (1.08%) SAP MII
7 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.08%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.08%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Power Platform
2 4 (4.30%) Azure
3 3 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) AWS
4 1 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SAP HANA
2 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.38%) Power BI
3 5 (5.38%) SAP BW
4 4 (4.30%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.23%) Big Data
6 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.15%) Hudson
1 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.15%) Maven
2 1 (1.08%) Balsamiq
General
1 25 (26.88%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.15%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (39.78%) Consultant
2 33 (35.48%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (10.75%) SAP Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.60%) Functional Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Developer
6 7 (7.53%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Coordinator
8 5 (5.38%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) SAP Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.30%) SAP Project Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Administrator
10 3 (3.23%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) SAP Basis
1 4 (4.30%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (3.23%) SAP TM
3 2 (2.15%) Apache NiFi
3 2 (2.15%) JDBC
3 2 (2.15%) JMS
3 2 (2.15%) JSON
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) XML
4 1 (1.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) HTML5
4 1 (1.08%) OpenLayers
4 1 (1.08%) React
4 1 (1.08%) REST
4 1 (1.08%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) Robotics
4 1 (1.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.08%) Life Science
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (12.90%) Migration
4 9 (9.68%) ERP
4 9 (9.68%) ETL
4 9 (9.68%) Logistics
5 8 (8.60%) Data Analysis
5 8 (8.60%) Order to Cash
5 8 (8.60%) Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (8.60%) Project Management
6 7 (7.53%) Decision-Making
6 7 (7.53%) Project Delivery
7 6 (6.45%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.38%) Analytics
8 5 (5.38%) Data Extraction
8 5 (5.38%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (5.38%) Programme Delivery
8 5 (5.38%) Requirements Gathering
9 4 (4.30%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) Java
3 7 (7.53%) Python
4 5 (5.38%) ABAP
5 4 (4.30%) R
6 2 (2.15%) Korn
7 1 (1.08%) C#
7 1 (1.08%) COBOL
7 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) ACCA
2 1 (1.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) IFRS
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.38%) BMC
3 5 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (5.38%) Tableau
4 4 (4.30%) Ariba
4 4 (4.30%) IBM
4 4 (4.30%) Marketo
4 4 (4.30%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.23%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.15%) Concur
6 2 (2.15%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.15%) IFS
6 2 (2.15%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.15%) Workday
7 1 (1.08%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) hybris
7 1 (1.08%) OpenText
7 1 (1.08%) Xamarin