Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 20 November 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 24 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 +47 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP 27 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.42% 6.06% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 15.00% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 9
Cardiff median daily rate £500 £481 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +28.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £304
90th Percentile £625 £575 £510
South Wales median daily rate £440 £480 £375
% change year-on-year -8.33% +28.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £15.50 -
South Wales median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +48.39% +40.91% -51.11%

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 Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 270 220 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 44.19% 40.37% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 150 326
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £382 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.26% +17.38% -
10th Percentile £175 £210 £211
90th Percentile £476 £550 £475
South Wales median daily rate £353 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -12.12% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £23.85 £29.15 £24.98
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £13.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.55% -31.25% +33.33%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Cardiff

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Cardiff

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Cardiff over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Cardiff

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SAP.

1 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) SAP FI
3 5 (18.52%) SAP Certification
3 5 (18.52%) SAP CO
3 5 (18.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
4 4 (14.81%) NetWeaver
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.81%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) IaaS
4 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 3 (11.11%) SAP BPC
5 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Use Case
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (11.11%) Banking
6 2 (7.41%) SAP PM

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (14.81%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SAP CO
1 5 (18.52%) SAP FI
1 5 (18.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (14.81%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (11.11%) SAP BPC
4 2 (7.41%) SAP PM
5 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
5 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.70%) SAP MRS
5 1 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (3.70%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) IaaS
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) SAP Architect
1 6 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) SAP Trainer
3 4 (14.81%) Trainer
4 3 (11.11%) SAP CO Trainer
4 3 (11.11%) SAP FI Trainer
4 3 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared DBA
4 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (7.41%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (7.41%) Source to Pay
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.70%) Data Management
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SAP Certification
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Ariba
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee