Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 62 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 -31 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 52 85 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.07% 3.58% 5.37%
As % of the Vendors category 6.57% 8.02% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 51 68
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +7.46% -1.47%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £200
90th Percentile £610 £530 £579
South East median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +18.97% +20.83%
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +49.25% -16.25% +5.26%

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 792 1,060 783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 46.78% 44.59% 46.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 482 429
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +2.04% +4.53%
10th Percentile £240 £213 £213
90th Percentile £584 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 72 42
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.76% +61.36% -31.25%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.97 £48.75 £32.43
South East median hourly rate £16.38 £17.13 £15.13
% change year-on-year -4.38% +13.22% -15.97%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -3 47 £394 -12.60% 3
Buckingham - 3 £425 -
Aylesbury -1 1 - - 1
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 22 (42.31%) ITIL
2 19 (36.54%) Oracle
3 18 (34.62%) ERP
4 15 (28.85%) Incident Management
4 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
5 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 14 (26.92%) Problem Management
5 14 (26.92%) Finance
5 14 (26.92%) ITIL V3
6 13 (25.00%) NFS
6 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (25.00%) VPN
7 12 (23.08%) SQL
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.38%) Retail
9 7 (13.46%) .NET
9 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
9 7 (13.46%) Capacity Management
10 6 (11.54%) K2 blackpearl
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
10 6 (11.54%) Project Management
10 6 (11.54%) SAP Smart Forms
10 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.62%) C#
11 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
11 5 (9.62%) Windows
11 5 (9.62%) Windows 10
11 5 (9.62%) Self-Motivation

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 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.54%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP SD
2 3 (5.77%) SAP FI
2 3 (5.77%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (5.77%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (3.85%) SAP BPC
3 2 (3.85%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.85%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.92%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.92%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.92%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) Extranet
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.77%) SAP HANA
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) QlikView
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Zephyr
2 1 (1.92%) LSMW
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Dutch Language
3 2 (3.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
1 13 (25.00%) Incident Manager
1 13 (25.00%) Major Incident Manager
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) DBA
6 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.77%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) SAP Implementation Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
1 5 (9.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) ERP
3 15 (28.85%) Incident Management
4 14 (26.92%) ITIL V3
4 14 (26.92%) Problem Management
5 7 (13.46%) Capacity Management
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.54%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.69%) Order to Cash
9 3 (5.77%) Analytics
9 3 (5.77%) Change Control
9 3 (5.77%) CRM
9 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.77%) Service Management
9 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.85%) APMP
5 2 (3.85%) ISEB
6 1 (1.92%) CISSP
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) MCP
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) PMP
6 1 (1.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) GDPR
1 3 (5.77%) PMO
2 2 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) NFS
2 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) hybris
4 2 (3.85%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) Splunk
4 2 (3.85%) Tableau