Period
to 29 July 2017

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 6 months to 29 July 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
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 62 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.78% 8.28% 9.57%
As % of the Vendors category 12.15% 21.09% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 69
Cambridge median daily rate £500 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -5.66%
10th Percentile £369 £263 £398
90th Percentile £725 £616 £595
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £470 £450 £491
% change year-on-year +4.44% -8.40% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.50 £5.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% -91.67% +50.00%

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 247 294 405
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 39.33% 39.25% 47.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 170 266
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -1.94%
10th Percentile £182 £213 £262
90th Percentile £530 £550 £559
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £340 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -15.00% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 33
Cambridge median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% -14.63% -25.45%
10th Percentile £9.98 £15.35 £16.50
90th Percentile £19.77 £54.38 £56.95
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.06 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -8.23% -14.63% -4.65%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 29 July 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 29 July 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 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Record to Report
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Electronics
7 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 3 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (10.00%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) Data Validation
7 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
7 3 (10.00%) SAP BPC
7 3 (10.00%) Marketing
7 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (10.00%) Workday
7 3 (10.00%) PMO
8 2 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (6.67%) SAP Security

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 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP BPC
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.67%) SAP GRC
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.00%) Electronics
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Data Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) HR Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Payroll Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Architect
5 2 (6.67%) SAP GRC Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Workday Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Workday Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) EDI
2 1 (3.33%) EDIFACT
2 1 (3.33%) IDoc
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) LESS
2 1 (3.33%) React
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.33%) Sass
2 1 (3.33%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Project Management
1 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Record to Report
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) C
3 1 (3.33%) ABAP
3 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) GxP
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Workday
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Ariba
4 1 (3.33%) Xamarin