Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 January 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 29 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -23 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 82 56 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.39% 5.29% 12.43%
As % of the Vendors category 17.52% 12.99% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 34 130
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £525 £402 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.66% -19.64% -
10th Percentile £348 £290 £324
90th Percentile £650 £664 £700
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.50 - £35.00
10th Percentile £11.63 - £16.90
90th Percentile £23.59 - £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £9.65 £35.00
% change year-on-year +70.98% -72.43% +118.75%

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 468 431 584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 36.48% 40.74% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 184 328
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £385 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% -3.03% +15.38%
10th Percentile £254 £216 £206
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 45 54
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 £15.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.91% +42.05% -38.22%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.60 £8.75
90th Percentile £42.55 £43.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £21.01
% change year-on-year -7.04% -15.50% +10.55%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Cambridge +5 52 £525 +31.25% 4
Peterborough -1 16 £400 - 1
Huntingdon -7 2 - - 1
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 22 (26.83%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (24.39%) Manufacturing
3 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (20.73%) SAP Implementation
5 15 (18.29%) Finance
6 12 (14.63%) ERP
6 12 (14.63%) Project Management
7 11 (13.41%) Change Control
8 10 (12.20%) QA
8 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (12.20%) Migration
9 9 (10.98%) Validation
9 9 (10.98%) Change Management
9 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (9.76%) Analytics
10 8 (9.76%) Process Improvement
10 8 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.76%) SAP CO
10 8 (9.76%) Oracle
11 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
11 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
11 7 (8.54%) Marketing
12 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
12 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (7.32%) People Management
12 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (7.32%) MCSE
12 6 (7.32%) Ariba

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.66%) Confluence
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) SAP CO
2 5 (6.10%) SAP FI
2 5 (6.10%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (6.10%) SAP Payroll
3 4 (4.88%) ResourceLink
4 3 (3.66%) NetSuite
5 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.44%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.44%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.22%) Maximo
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.22%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.22%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.22%) SAP MDG
6 1 (1.22%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.22%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Azure Data Factory
1 4 (4.88%) Data Lake Analytics
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Skype
2 2 (2.44%) SMS
3 1 (1.22%) FTP
3 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.10%) Power BI
4 4 (4.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (4.88%) Data Lake
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 4 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.66%) Big Data
5 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.66%) HDInsight
5 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.66%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) ERwin
General
1 20 (24.39%) Manufacturing
2 15 (18.29%) Finance
3 7 (8.54%) Marketing
4 6 (7.32%) Electronics
4 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Consultant
2 17 (20.73%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (18.29%) SAP Manager
4 12 (14.63%) Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Payroll Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Developer
6 6 (7.32%) SAP CO Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Coordinator
7 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.10%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Azure Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.66%) PMO Coordinator
9 3 (3.66%) SAP Data Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) SAP FI Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.22%) Django
2 1 (1.22%) EDI
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) NHS
4 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.44%) Life Science
6 1 (1.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (20.73%) SAP Implementation
3 12 (14.63%) ERP
3 12 (14.63%) Project Management
4 11 (13.41%) Change Control
5 10 (12.20%) Migration
6 9 (10.98%) Change Management
6 9 (10.98%) Validation
7 8 (9.76%) Analytics
7 8 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (9.76%) Process Improvement
7 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.32%) People Management
8 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.10%) Data Management
9 5 (6.10%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) Python
3 3 (3.66%) U-SQL
4 2 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (1.22%) ABAP
5 1 (1.22%) Java
5 1 (1.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) PMO
3 2 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Ariba
2 6 (7.32%) VMware
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.66%) Concur
4 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.66%) Tableau
5 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.44%) Cognos
5 2 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.44%) Northgate
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) BMC
6 1 (1.22%) Informatica
6 1 (1.22%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (1.22%) Progress
6 1 (1.22%) QAD
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) Remedy
6 1 (1.22%) Sage