Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 39 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.53% 4.16% 4.32%
As % of the Vendors category 7.75% 10.16% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 19
Cardiff median daily rate £538 £473 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.76% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £378 £163 £425
90th Percentile £676 £569 £613
South Wales median daily rate £538 £445 £500
% change year-on-year +20.79% -11.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £32.50
South Wales median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 387 315 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 45.48% 40.96% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 221 212
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £281 £192 £170
90th Percentile £650 £488 £543
South Wales median daily rate £440 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +17.33% -3.23% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 21
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +79.05% -41.21%
South Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -24.92%

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SAP.

1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) Apache
3 10 (33.33%) SaaS
3 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (16.67%) ABAP
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
7 3 (10.00%) Conceptual Models
7 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.00%) DevOps
7 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
7 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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 10 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP PS
1 2 (6.67%) SAP WM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (33.33%) SaaS
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (10.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Architect
2 10 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (23.33%) SAP Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Data Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Salesforce Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 4 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) SAP Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.67%) SAP Architect
8 2 (6.67%) SAP BI Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SAP PS Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) LAMP
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Conceptual Models
5 3 (10.00%) Content Management
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CISSP
1 3 (10.00%) MCP
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (10.00%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau