Period
to 21 May 2018

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 6 months to 21 May 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 55 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21 +24
Contract jobs citing SAP 74 69 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.55% 3.58% 5.68%
As % of the Vendors category 7.45% 7.94% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 95
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £467 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.75% -3.03% +30.43%
10th Percentile £363 £128 £288
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £467 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +3.78% +7.14% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £10.80 £13.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.39% +3.32%
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £22.75 £17.95
% change year-on-year +31.87% +26.78% -5.55%

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 Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 993 869 864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.65% 45.14% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 441 457
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £224 £225 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 25 35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +7.64% +19.16%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.58 £9.10
90th Percentile £48.00 £29.30 £39.05
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +2.28%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 May 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
Milton Keynes -8 66 £467 +9.88% 7
Aylesbury +6 3 - -
High Wycombe -7 1 - - 1
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.38%) Finance
3 18 (24.32%) .NET
3 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.62%) C#
4 16 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
6 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (17.57%) SQL
8 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (13.51%) SaaS
9 10 (13.51%) Oracle
9 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
9 10 (13.51%) SAP S/4HANA
10 9 (12.16%) Windows
10 9 (12.16%) IIS
10 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
10 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
11 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
11 8 (10.81%) Apache
11 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
11 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (9.46%) SAP BW
12 7 (9.46%) ABAP
12 7 (9.46%) Java
12 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
12 7 (9.46%) Micro Focus

SAP
Co-occurring 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 9 (12.16%) IIS
2 8 (10.81%) Apache
2 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) K2 blackpearl
4 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.70%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.70%) nginx
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.70%) SAP Portal
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.35%) SAP EP
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (6.76%) SAP FI
3 4 (5.41%) SAP CO
4 3 (4.05%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (4.05%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (2.70%) SAP SD
5 2 (2.70%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.35%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.35%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.51%) SaaS
3 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.41%) PaaS
5 2 (2.70%) GitHub
5 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.70%) IaaS
6 1 (1.35%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) DNS
1 2 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (1.35%) Extranet
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.46%) SAP BW
2 7 (9.46%) SAP HANA
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.76%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (2.70%) Big Data
7 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.70%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.70%) GIS
7 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.70%) QlikView
7 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.41%) JIRA
3 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) NWDI
5 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) LSMW
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 7 (9.46%) Retail
3 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.11%) Electronics
5 5 (6.76%) German Language
6 3 (4.05%) Dutch Language
6 3 (4.05%) French Language
6 3 (4.05%) Italian Language
6 3 (4.05%) Legal
6 3 (4.05%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.35%) Automotive
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
7 1 (1.35%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Architect
3 15 (20.27%) Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Technical Architect
6 8 (10.81%) Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) .NET Architect
7 6 (8.11%) SAP Developer
8 5 (6.76%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Manager
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Solutions Manager
10 3 (4.05%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) .NET
2 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.11%) HTML
4 6 (8.11%) REST
4 6 (8.11%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (6.76%) Web Services
6 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.41%) SAP PI
6 4 (5.41%) SOAP
7 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.05%) LAMP
7 3 (4.05%) Spring
8 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.70%) IDoc
8 2 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.70%) MEAP
8 2 (2.70%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) AS400
2 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Unix
3 2 (2.70%) Android
3 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.70%) DC/OS
3 2 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
4 7 (9.46%) Open Source
4 7 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (8.11%) Analytics
5 6 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.11%) Conceptual Models
5 6 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.11%) OO
5 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.11%) Security Architecture
5 6 (8.11%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
6 5 (6.76%) DevOps
6 5 (6.76%) Project Management
6 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
6 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.41%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) C#
2 13 (17.57%) SQL
3 7 (9.46%) ABAP
3 7 (9.46%) Java
3 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.70%) PHP
5 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.35%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) MCP
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.05%) CISA
3 3 (4.05%) CRISC
3 3 (4.05%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) CISSP
4 2 (2.70%) SSCP
5 1 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) GDPR
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.35%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) Micro Focus
4 6 (8.11%) hybris
5 3 (4.05%) HP
5 3 (4.05%) IBM
5 3 (4.05%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.05%) JDA
6 2 (2.70%) ATG
6 2 (2.70%) Demandware
6 2 (2.70%) Google
6 2 (2.70%) Tableau
7 1 (1.35%) Cognos
7 1 (1.35%) IFS
7 1 (1.35%) Netezza
7 1 (1.35%) ReadSoft