The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 51 30 44
Rank change year-on-year -21 +14  
Contract jobs citing SAP 34 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.33% 5.24% 3.83%
As % of the Vendors category 7.54% 12.44% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 48 38
Median daily rate £413 £425 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +44.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.64% -10.52%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 451 434 561
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.17% 42.14% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 231 243
Median daily rate £425 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 17
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.17 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.96% +52.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £10.07 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 28 £425 +0.59% 8
High Wycombe +4 3 £100 - 3
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 29 (44.62%) Oracle
2 25 (38.46%) Finance
3 19 (29.23%) Migration
4 17 (26.15%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (16.92%) Electronics
5 11 (16.92%) Telecoms
5 11 (16.92%) Manufacturing
5 11 (16.92%) Programme Management
5 11 (16.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (16.92%) Marketing
5 11 (16.92%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
7 9 (13.85%) Windows
7 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (12.31%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.77%) AIX
9 7 (10.77%) Unix
9 7 (10.77%) SQL
9 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
9 7 (10.77%) Degree
10 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (9.23%) QA
10 6 (9.23%) Retail
10 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
10 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
10 6 (9.23%) HP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.54%) CMS
3 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (16.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.08%) SAP ERP
3 2 (3.08%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.54%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.54%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.54%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
1 2 (3.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) LAN
1 3 (4.62%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) Skype
2 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
5 3 (4.62%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
1 1 (1.54%) LSMW
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Electronics
2 11 (16.92%) Manufacturing
2 11 (16.92%) Marketing
2 11 (16.92%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.23%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Publishing
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Automotive
6 1 (1.54%) German Language
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Analyst
1 13 (20.00%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) SAP Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (9.23%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Informatica Developer
7 4 (6.15%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Migration Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.08%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (3.08%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) ADO
2 1 (1.54%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) FMCG
4 1 (1.54%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.54%) LPAR
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) AIX
2 7 (10.77%) Unix
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Android
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Migration
2 17 (26.15%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (16.92%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (16.92%) Programme Management
4 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (9.23%) IT Strategy
5 6 (9.23%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
5 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Change Management
6 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.69%) ERP
6 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
7 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.15%) ETL
7 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL
7 4 (6.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.62%) ABAP
4 1 (1.54%) Groovy
4 1 (1.54%) Java
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ISEB
2 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.15%) MBA
2 4 (6.15%) PhD
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.08%) SAP Certification
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.54%) EFQM
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) AppDNA
1 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (9.23%) HP
5 5 (7.69%) VMware
6 4 (6.15%) Informatica
7 3 (4.62%) IBM
8 2 (3.08%) Adobe
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) IFS
8 2 (3.08%) Lotus
9 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.54%) Citrix
9 1 (1.54%) Cognos
9 1 (1.54%) Dell
9 1 (1.54%) EMC
9 1 (1.54%) Epicor
9 1 (1.54%) Intel
9 1 (1.54%) NetApp
9 1 (1.54%) Sun
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