Period
to 6 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 42 40
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP 79 93 79
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 8.10% 4.99% 4.31%
As % of the Vendors category 19.46% 13.78% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 87 72
Median daily rate £525 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £263
90th Percentile £600 £588 £501
South West median daily rate £525 £500 £439
% change year-on-year +5.00% +13.96% +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £18.42 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -61.22% - -

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 406 675 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.64% 36.25% 35.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 425 425
Median daily rate £475 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +8.97% +2.63%
10th Percentile £281 £243 £221
90th Percentile £600 £625 £514
South West median daily rate £468 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +6.36% +10.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 20
Median hourly rate £23.00 £13.70 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.88% -26.93% -37.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £9.41 £11.18
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £61.05
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year -13.04% +54.81% -33.33%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Bristol

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Daily rate trend for SAP in Bristol

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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

Daily rate histogram for SAP in Bristol

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Hourly rate trend for SAP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SAP.

1 63 (79.75%) Finance
2 62 (78.48%) Telecoms
3 61 (77.22%) Public Sector
4 60 (75.95%) Marketing
4 60 (75.95%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (74.68%) Electronics
5 59 (74.68%) Manufacturing
5 59 (74.68%) Programme Management
5 59 (74.68%) Digital Marketing
6 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (46.84%) TDD
7 37 (46.84%) SOA
7 37 (46.84%) Middleware
8 35 (44.30%) SOAP
8 35 (44.30%) RESTful
9 33 (41.77%) Web Services
10 32 (40.51%) XML
10 32 (40.51%) Java
10 32 (40.51%) JSON
10 32 (40.51%) Apache Camel
11 28 (35.44%) XPath
11 28 (35.44%) XSLT
12 27 (34.18%) Maven
12 27 (34.18%) Swagger
12 27 (34.18%) WireMock
13 25 (31.65%) Oracle
14 24 (30.38%) Mule
14 24 (30.38%) Oracle Service Bus
14 24 (30.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 24 (30.38%) Talend

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 24 (30.38%) Mule
1 24 (30.38%) Oracle Service Bus
1 24 (30.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 24 (30.38%) Red Hat Fuse
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
2 2 (2.53%) nginx
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (2.53%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.27%) Magento
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (7.59%) Azure
3 5 (6.33%) AWS
4 2 (2.53%) SaaS
5 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.27%) VoIP
2 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
1 3 (3.80%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.27%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Maven
2 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.80%) GitLab
3 3 (3.80%) JIRA
4 1 (1.27%) JMeter
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.27%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.27%) Subversion
4 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 63 (79.75%) Finance
2 62 (78.48%) Telecoms
3 61 (77.22%) Public Sector
4 60 (75.95%) Marketing
5 59 (74.68%) Electronics
5 59 (74.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Developer
2 32 (40.51%) Java Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Senior Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (18.99%) Integration Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Integration Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Lead Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Lead Java Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (6.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Consultant
11 3 (3.80%) Coordinator
11 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
11 3 (3.80%) Deployment Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.80%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.84%) Middleware
2 35 (44.30%) RESTful
2 35 (44.30%) SOAP
3 33 (41.77%) Web Services
4 32 (40.51%) Apache Camel
4 32 (40.51%) JSON
4 32 (40.51%) XML
5 28 (35.44%) XSLT
6 27 (34.18%) Swagger
6 27 (34.18%) WireMock
7 8 (10.13%) Spring
8 6 (7.59%) Spring Boot
9 3 (3.80%) REST
9 3 (3.80%) Spring Integration
10 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.53%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (2.53%) Express
10 2 (2.53%) LAMP
10 2 (2.53%) Node.js
10 2 (2.53%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.53%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.53%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.06%) Windows
3 4 (5.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (75.95%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (74.68%) Digital Marketing
2 59 (74.68%) Programme Management
3 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.84%) SOA
4 37 (46.84%) TDD
5 9 (11.39%) Scrum
6 6 (7.59%) Project Management
7 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.33%) CRM
7 5 (6.33%) DevOps
7 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.06%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.06%) Migration
8 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.06%) Service Management
8 4 (5.06%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.80%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.51%) Java
2 28 (35.44%) XPath
3 5 (6.33%) Java 8
4 3 (3.80%) C
4 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.80%) SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Groovy
5 1 (1.27%) Python
5 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Ansible
1 5 (6.33%) Terraform
2 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.80%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Consul
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Oracle
2 24 (30.38%) Talend
2 24 (30.38%) WSO2
3 5 (6.33%) Concur
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.80%) hybris
5 3 (3.80%) Tableau
6 2 (2.53%) Ariba