Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 68 49
Rank change year-on-year +31 -19 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP 68 69 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.56% 3.19% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 10.30% 6.69% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 45
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +1.49%
10th Percentile £276 £333 £124
90th Percentile £738 £565 £645
South East median daily rate £484 £469 £450
% change year-on-year +3.31% +4.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.40 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -14.29% -23.64% +48.65%

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 660 1,031 887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.24% 47.71% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 524 452
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% +2.56%
10th Percentile £238 £223 £236
90th Percentile £630 £540 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 51 32
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.80 £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.54% -5.45% -14.06%
10th Percentile £10.55 £9.00 £9.01
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.00 £38.18
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% -12.54%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 +32 63 £506 +12.50% 5
Buckingham - 3 £425 -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 27 (39.71%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (20.59%) ITIL
3 14 (20.59%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
4 13 (19.12%) Retail
5 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.18%) ERP
6 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (16.18%) SLA
7 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
8 9 (13.24%) Windows 10
8 9 (13.24%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (13.24%) Windows
8 9 (13.24%) Oracle
8 9 (13.24%) CRM
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.24%) Active Directory
8 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (11.76%) SAP HANA
10 7 (10.29%) Customer-Centricity
10 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (10.29%) Analytics
10 7 (10.29%) ETL
10 7 (10.29%) SAP Payroll
10 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (20.59%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (10.29%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (7.35%) SAP BPC
3 5 (7.35%) SAP CRM
4 4 (5.88%) SAP EWM
4 4 (5.88%) SAP WM
5 3 (4.41%) SAP CO
5 3 (4.41%) SAP FI
5 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (4.41%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.47%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.47%) SAP PM
6 1 (1.47%) SAP QM
6 1 (1.47%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.88%) Office 365
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
3 3 (4.41%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Extranet
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) Intranet
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) SAP HANA
3 5 (7.35%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (7.35%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.47%) LSMW
1 1 (1.47%) NWDS
General
1 27 (39.71%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) German Language
4 4 (5.88%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
1 18 (26.47%) Consultant
2 13 (19.12%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.76%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.35%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) SAP Implementation Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.41%) DBA
7 3 (4.41%) SAP Support
7 3 (4.41%) SAP Support Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 5 (7.35%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (5.88%) SOAP
4 3 (4.41%) Middleware
5 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.47%) EJB
6 1 (1.47%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.47%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
1 9 (13.24%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) ITIL
2 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
3 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (16.18%) ERP
5 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
6 9 (13.24%) CRM
6 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.29%) Analytics
8 7 (10.29%) Customer-Centricity
8 7 (10.29%) ETL
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) Cash Management
11 4 (5.88%) Business Transformation
11 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
11 4 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (4.41%) ABAP
4 2 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
3 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) APMP
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.94%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) COBIT
3 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.41%) hybris
3 3 (4.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.94%) Ariba
4 2 (2.94%) Concur
5 1 (1.47%) Tableau