Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 62 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 -27 +16
Contract jobs citing SAP 66 83 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.42% 3.75% 5.27%
As % of the Vendors category 7.47% 8.36% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 80
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £310 £125 £285
90th Percentile £588 £566 £514
South East median daily rate £470 £475 £423
% change year-on-year -1.05% +12.43% -3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £10.80 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.55% +10.00% +25.00%
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £15.95 £20.00
% change year-on-year +63.01% -20.25% -11.11%

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 884 993 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.85% 44.89% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 428 451
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £207 £206 £213
90th Percentile £551 £546 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.37% +4.81% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 46 44
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.71 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.20% +42.21% +5.38%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.65
90th Percentile £35.70 £44.25 £31.35
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.41
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.24% -0.50%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 0 59 £423 -0.59% 10
Aylesbury +12 4 - -
High Wycombe -12 1 - - 2
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) .NET
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle
3 14 (21.21%) SQL
4 13 (19.70%) C#
5 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 10 (15.15%) ERP
7 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 9 (13.64%) ITIL
8 9 (13.64%) SAP Smart Forms
8 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (13.64%) SaaS
8 9 (13.64%) hybris
8 9 (13.64%) K2 blackpearl
8 9 (13.64%) SAP S/4HANA
9 8 (12.12%) Open Source
9 8 (12.12%) SAP HANA
9 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
9 8 (12.12%) Retail
9 8 (12.12%) IIS
10 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
10 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
11 6 (9.09%) Security Architecture
11 6 (9.09%) ITIL V3
11 6 (9.09%) Analytics

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 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.64%) K2 blackpearl
3 8 (12.12%) IIS
4 5 (7.58%) Apache
5 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.03%) CMS
6 2 (3.03%) NetWeaver
6 2 (3.03%) nginx
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.52%) SAP EP
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 6 (9.09%) SAP SD
3 3 (4.55%) SAP CO
3 3 (4.55%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.03%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.52%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (13.64%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
3 2 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
1 5 (7.58%) VPN
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 2 (3.03%) Extranet
2 2 (3.03%) Intranet
2 2 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) SAP HANA
3 6 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.58%) SAP BW
5 4 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) QlikView
7 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.03%) GIS
7 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) NWDI
4 2 (3.03%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.52%) LSMW
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Retail
3 5 (7.58%) Dutch Language
3 5 (7.58%) French Language
4 4 (6.06%) German Language
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.55%) Italian Language
5 3 (4.55%) Spanish Language
6 2 (3.03%) Marketing
7 1 (1.52%) Back Office
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Incident Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Major Incident Manager
6 5 (7.58%) SAP Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Business Solution Architect
8 3 (4.55%) SAP BI Developer
8 3 (4.55%) SAP Support
8 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) SAP Smart Forms
3 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.06%) HTML
5 4 (6.06%) LAMP
6 3 (4.55%) Spring
7 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.03%) IDoc
7 2 (3.03%) J2EE
7 2 (3.03%) JDBC
7 2 (3.03%) REST
7 2 (3.03%) SAP ALE
7 2 (3.03%) SAP PI
7 2 (3.03%) SOAP
8 1 (1.52%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.52%) EDI
8 1 (1.52%) SAML
8 1 (1.52%) SAP MI
8 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.55%) AS400
1 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.55%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Unix
2 3 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) DC/OS
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (15.15%) ERP
3 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 9 (13.64%) ITIL
4 8 (12.12%) Open Source
4 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.09%) Analytics
5 6 (9.09%) Conceptual Models
5 6 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.06%) OO
7 4 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) C#
3 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.58%) Java
5 3 (4.55%) ABAP
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) MCP
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) CISA
3 3 (4.55%) CRISC
4 2 (3.03%) CISSP
4 2 (3.03%) ISEB
4 2 (3.03%) SSCP
5 1 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.52%) PMP
5 1 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) GDPR
2 2 (3.03%) PMO
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) NFS
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) hybris
4 6 (9.09%) Micro Focus
5 3 (4.55%) IBM
5 3 (4.55%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.55%) JDA
5 3 (4.55%) Tableau
6 2 (3.03%) ATG
6 2 (3.03%) Demandware
6 2 (3.03%) Google
6 2 (3.03%) HP
6 2 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (1.52%) Cognos
7 1 (1.52%) Netezza
7 1 (1.52%) ReadSoft