Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 19 July 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
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 133 120
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 190 187 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.20% 2.02% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 5.33% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 120 85
Central London median daily rate £525 £509 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% +1.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £400 £323 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £748
London median daily rate £513 £515 £484
% change year-on-year -0.49% +6.46% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Central London median hourly rate £52.50 £17.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -38.60% -
10th Percentile £25.00 £16.25 £15.33
90th Percentile £53.75 £61.37 £145.90
London median hourly rate £52.50 £17.50 £42.13
% change year-on-year +200.00% -58.46% +68.50%

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 Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,374 3,511 2,959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 39.01% 37.85% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,497 2,521 2,136
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £256 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 88 58
Central London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +18.22% -10.96%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.49 £12.51
90th Percentile £49.59 £34.13 £31.31
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.33% +10.26% +8.68%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Central London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Central London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Central London over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Central London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Central London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Central London over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in Central London

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. 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
City of London +22 140 £550 +11.39% 28
West End of London -5 8 £340 -43.33%
City of Westminster -15 4 £613 -
SAP
London

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Central London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 69 (36.32%) Finance
2 36 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (17.89%) ERP
4 33 (17.37%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (16.32%) Marketing
6 29 (15.26%) SAP S/4HANA
7 28 (14.74%) Microsoft
7 28 (14.74%) SQL
7 28 (14.74%) Project Management
8 26 (13.68%) Migration
9 25 (13.16%) Telecoms
9 25 (13.16%) SAP HANA
10 24 (12.63%) Manufacturing
11 23 (12.11%) Programme Management
11 23 (12.11%) hybris
12 22 (11.58%) SAP Hybris
13 21 (11.05%) Digital Marketing
13 21 (11.05%) Electronics
13 21 (11.05%) Oracle
14 19 (10.00%) Java
15 18 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (8.95%) SAP ERP
17 16 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (8.42%) Relational Database
17 16 (8.42%) XML
17 16 (8.42%) E-Commerce
18 15 (7.89%) Windows
18 15 (7.89%) HTML
18 15 (7.89%) Ariba

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 5 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.11%) Apache
2 4 (2.11%) Confluence
3 3 (1.58%) Pachyderm
4 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.05%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.53%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (15.26%) SAP S/4HANA
2 22 (11.58%) SAP Hybris
3 17 (8.95%) SAP ERP
4 13 (6.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (4.74%) SAP FI
6 6 (3.16%) SAP BPC
6 6 (3.16%) SAP CO
6 6 (3.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (2.63%) SAP CRM
8 4 (2.11%) SAP HR
8 4 (2.11%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.58%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (1.58%) SAP Retail
10 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (1.05%) Magento
10 2 (1.05%) Primavera
10 2 (1.05%) SAP HCM
10 2 (1.05%) SAP SD
10 2 (1.05%) SAP WM
10 2 (1.05%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.74%) Power Platform
4 5 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.58%) Office 365
5 3 (1.58%) PaaS
5 3 (1.58%) SaaS
5 3 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.05%) Apigee
6 2 (1.05%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.53%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.84%) HTTP
1 13 (6.84%) Internet
2 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.05%) VPN
3 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.05%) Wireless
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) FTP
4 1 (0.53%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (0.53%) RTP
4 1 (0.53%) Skype
4 1 (0.53%) SSH
4 1 (0.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.16%) SAP HANA
2 16 (8.42%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.37%) RDBMS
4 11 (5.79%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.74%) Power BI
6 8 (4.21%) SAP BW
7 7 (3.68%) Big Data
8 6 (3.16%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.16%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.58%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (1.58%) DataStage
11 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.58%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (4.21%) Git (software)
1 8 (4.21%) JIRA
2 4 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.05%) Subversion
5 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.53%) GitLab
5 1 (0.53%) LSMW
5 1 (0.53%) Selenium
5 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.53%) Zephyr
General
1 69 (36.32%) Finance
2 31 (16.32%) Marketing
3 25 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 24 (12.63%) Manufacturing
5 21 (11.05%) Electronics
6 14 (7.37%) Retail
7 9 (4.74%) Billing
8 7 (3.68%) Banking
9 4 (2.11%) Back Office
10 3 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.58%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.58%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.05%) Publishing
12 1 (0.53%) Advertising
12 1 (0.53%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (23.16%) Architect
2 38 (20.00%) Consultant
3 30 (15.79%) SAP Architect
4 27 (14.21%) SAP Consultant
5 18 (9.47%) Developer
5 18 (9.47%) Project Manager
6 16 (8.42%) Analyst
7 15 (7.89%) SAP Manager
8 13 (6.84%) Hybris Architect
9 11 (5.79%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.21%) SAP Analyst
11 8 (4.21%) SCCM Consultant
11 8 (4.21%) SCCM Engineer
11 8 (4.21%) Windows Consultant
11 8 (4.21%) Windows Engineer
12 7 (3.68%) SAP HANA Architect
12 7 (3.68%) SAP Project Manager
12 7 (3.68%) Technical Architect
13 6 (3.16%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.42%) XML
2 15 (7.89%) HTML
3 14 (7.37%) Middleware
4 13 (6.84%) J2EE
4 13 (6.84%) Spring
5 4 (2.11%) RESTful
5 4 (2.11%) SOAP
6 3 (1.58%) .NET
6 3 (1.58%) JSON
6 3 (1.58%) Node.js
6 3 (1.58%) Pandas
6 3 (1.58%) PySpark
6 3 (1.58%) React
6 3 (1.58%) REST
6 3 (1.58%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.05%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.05%) EDI
7 2 (1.05%) Kafka
7 2 (1.05%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.05%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (2.63%) FMCG
3 5 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.11%) iPad
4 4 (2.11%) User Experience
4 4 (2.11%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.58%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.05%) PMI
6 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.05%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.05%) Social Media
7 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.53%) SCORM
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.89%) Windows
2 9 (4.74%) Windows 10
3 7 (3.68%) Linux
4 5 (2.63%) Unix
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.58%) Android
6 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.58%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.58%) Mac OS X Server
6 3 (1.58%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.89%) ERP
3 33 (17.37%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (14.74%) Project Management
5 26 (13.68%) Migration
6 23 (12.11%) Programme Management
7 21 (11.05%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (8.42%) E-Commerce
11 15 (7.89%) DevOps
12 14 (7.37%) Change Management
12 14 (7.37%) OO
12 14 (7.37%) OOP
12 14 (7.37%) Scrum
13 13 (6.84%) ETL
13 13 (6.84%) Multithreaded Programming
13 13 (6.84%) Multithreading
14 11 (5.79%) Analytics
14 11 (5.79%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.74%) SQL
2 19 (10.00%) Java
3 10 (5.26%) Python
4 7 (3.68%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.63%) ABAP
6 3 (1.58%) Julia
6 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.58%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.05%) Java 8
8 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.53%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.74%) Degree
2 7 (3.68%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.68%) TOGAF Certification
3 5 (2.63%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.11%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.05%) ACCA
5 2 (1.05%) CBAP
5 2 (1.05%) CIMA
5 2 (1.05%) IIBA
5 2 (1.05%) PMP
6 1 (0.53%) CCA
6 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.68%) QA
2 6 (3.16%) PMO
3 5 (2.63%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.05%) GDPR
4 2 (1.05%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.05%) RMADS
5 1 (0.53%) IFRS
5 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.21%) AirWatch
1 8 (4.21%) SCCM
2 6 (3.16%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.58%) Ansible
3 3 (1.58%) Kubeflow
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.53%) Consul
5 1 (0.53%) Mesos
5 1 (0.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.53%) Terraform
5 1 (0.53%) vRealize
5 1 (0.53%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 28 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.11%) hybris
3 21 (11.05%) Oracle
4 15 (7.89%) Ariba
5 8 (4.21%) IBM
6 6 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.63%) Cognos
7 5 (2.63%) Informatica
8 4 (2.11%) Concur
8 4 (2.11%) Tableau
8 4 (2.11%) Talend
9 3 (1.58%) Apple
9 3 (1.58%) Databricks
9 3 (1.58%) Google
9 3 (1.58%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.58%) Ivanti
10 2 (1.05%) Alteryx
10 2 (1.05%) CA
10 2 (1.05%) SEEBURGER
10 2 (1.05%) Sybase