The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 April 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.

SAP
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 14 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Contract jobs citing SAP 21 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.69% 8.57% 11.75%
As % of the Vendors category 15.33% 20.93% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 33
Median daily rate £510 £450 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £272 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £578 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.64% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +73.52% -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 Cambridge.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 137 172 176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 43.63% 40.95% 50.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 106 111
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 15
Median hourly rate £12.20 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.25% -12.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £57.50 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.47% +8.57%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Cambridge

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Cambridge

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SAP.

1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 7 (15.91%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) ERP
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.91%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Marketing
6 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.36%) Oracle
7 4 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (9.09%) Record to Report
7 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) HTML
7 4 (9.09%) CRM
7 4 (9.09%) Electronics
7 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 4 (9.09%) Degree
7 4 (9.09%) Logistics
7 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) SAP ERP
8 3 (6.82%) WCF
8 3 (6.82%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Validation

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.82%) SAP ERP
2 3 (6.82%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.55%) SAP MDG
3 2 (4.55%) SAP MDM
3 2 (4.55%) SAP MM
3 2 (4.55%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.27%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SAP BW
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.55%) PowerCenter
2 2 (4.55%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 4 (9.09%) Electronics
4 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.27%) Billing
6 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) SAP Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Architect
2 6 (13.64%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Data Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Rollout Manager
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Data Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Data Manager
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Data Migration Manager
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (6.82%) HTML5
2 3 (6.82%) WCF
2 3 (6.82%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) CSS3
3 2 (4.55%) SAPUI5
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) Compass CSS Framework
4 1 (2.27%) EDI
4 1 (2.27%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) React
4 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.27%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.27%) Sass
4 1 (2.27%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Data Migration
1 8 (18.18%) Migration
1 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (15.91%) ERP
2 7 (15.91%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (9.09%) Logistics
5 4 (9.09%) Record to Report
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Data Mapping
6 3 (6.82%) Data Validation
6 3 (6.82%) ETL
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
6 3 (6.82%) Validation
7 2 (4.55%) Data Management
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.82%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) ABAP
4 2 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCIE
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) CCSA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
2 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.27%) JNCIA
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMO
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.27%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Workday
3 2 (4.55%) Embarcadero
3 2 (4.55%) Informatica
3 2 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.55%) Talend
4 1 (2.27%) Interwoven
4 1 (2.27%) Planview
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.27%) Xamarin