Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 138 146
Rank change year-on-year +47 +8 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP 187 189 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.58% 2.02% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 6.34% 5.29% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 114 83
Central London median daily rate £500 £503 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.50% +0.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £296 £344 £290
90th Percentile £681 £700 £725
London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Central London median hourly rate £52.50 - £127.50
10th Percentile £51.25 - £75.25
90th Percentile £53.75 - £177.75
London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year +21.74% -23.97% +44.05%

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 2,951 3,574 3,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.76% 38.24% 38.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,252 2,619 2,484
Central London median daily rate £488 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £251 £228 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 80 72
Central London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.51% - -0.13%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £27.25 £31.45
London median hourly rate £20.92 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.08% -5.00% +11.11%

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 6 December 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
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 6 December 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 +45 127 £500 -3.85% 37
City of Westminster +18 17 £575 +21.05%
Southwark +39 4 £423 -
West End of London +14 3 £675 +38.46%
SAP
London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 85 (45.45%) Finance
2 56 (29.95%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (26.74%) Manufacturing
4 48 (25.67%) Marketing
5 46 (24.60%) Public Sector
6 43 (22.99%) Telecoms
6 43 (22.99%) Programme Management
7 41 (21.93%) Electronics
7 41 (21.93%) Digital Marketing
8 39 (20.86%) Microsoft
9 37 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (17.11%) SAP S/4HANA
11 31 (16.58%) Oracle
12 28 (14.97%) Migration
13 24 (12.83%) SQL
14 23 (12.30%) Project Management
14 23 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (11.23%) SAP HANA
16 20 (10.70%) ETL
17 18 (9.63%) ERP
17 18 (9.63%) Windows
17 18 (9.63%) Ariba
18 17 (9.09%) SQL Server
18 17 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
19 16 (8.56%) Data Migration
19 16 (8.56%) Azure
20 14 (7.49%) Java
20 14 (7.49%) SAP Data Services
20 14 (7.49%) Analytics
21 13 (6.95%) Windows 10

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 (2.67%) Confluence
2 4 (2.14%) SAP Portal
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.07%) CMS
4 2 (1.07%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.53%) Pachyderm
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.53%) Camtasia
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (17.11%) SAP S/4HANA
2 10 (5.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (3.74%) SAP FI
4 6 (3.21%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.67%) SAP CO
5 5 (2.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (2.67%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (2.67%) SAP IBP
6 4 (2.14%) SAP MDG
7 3 (1.60%) SAP SD
8 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (1.07%) Magento
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (1.07%) SAP CRM
8 2 (1.07%) SAP ERP
8 2 (1.07%) SAP HCM
8 2 (1.07%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.07%) Shopify
9 1 (0.53%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.56%) Azure
2 9 (4.81%) SuccessFactors
3 7 (3.74%) AWS
3 7 (3.74%) Office 365
3 7 (3.74%) Power Platform
3 7 (3.74%) SaaS
4 4 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.60%) GitHub
5 3 (1.60%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.53%) GCP
7 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Serverless
7 1 (0.53%) Smartsheet
7 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) VPN
1 4 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.60%) DHCP
2 3 (1.60%) DNS
2 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.23%) SAP HANA
2 17 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.49%) SAP Data Services
4 12 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.74%) Power BI
7 6 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 5 (2.67%) SAP BW
9 4 (2.14%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (2.14%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.14%) PowerCenter
9 4 (2.14%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.14%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.60%) Big Data
10 3 (1.60%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.07%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.53%) DataStage
12 1 (0.53%) GIS
12 1 (0.53%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Git (software)
1 9 (4.81%) JIRA
2 7 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.14%) Moq
3 4 (2.14%) MSTest
3 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.07%) Selenium
4 2 (1.07%) Subversion
5 1 (0.53%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.53%) ER Studio
5 1 (0.53%) ERwin
5 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.53%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.53%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.53%) SilkTest
General
1 85 (45.45%) Finance
2 50 (26.74%) Manufacturing
3 48 (25.67%) Marketing
4 46 (24.60%) Public Sector
5 43 (22.99%) Telecoms
6 41 (21.93%) Electronics
7 8 (4.28%) Publishing
8 6 (3.21%) Banking
9 5 (2.67%) Law
9 5 (2.67%) Legal
10 4 (2.14%) Retail
11 3 (1.60%) Billing
11 3 (1.60%) Fire and Rescue
12 2 (1.07%) Advertising
12 2 (1.07%) German Language
12 2 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 2 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.53%) Bulgarian Language
13 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.53%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (18.72%) Consultant
2 33 (17.65%) Developer
3 22 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
4 20 (10.70%) Architect
5 18 (9.63%) SAP Manager
6 17 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 15 (8.02%) Analyst
8 13 (6.95%) SAP Developer
9 11 (5.88%) ETL Developer
10 9 (4.81%) SAP Project Manager
11 8 (4.28%) SAP Architect
12 7 (3.74%) SCCM Consultant
12 7 (3.74%) SCCM Engineer
12 7 (3.74%) Windows Consultant
12 7 (3.74%) Windows Engineer
13 6 (3.21%) 1st Line Support
13 6 (3.21%) Data Analyst
13 6 (3.21%) Delivery Manager
13 6 (3.21%) SAP Analyst
14 5 (2.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.28%) HTML
2 6 (3.21%) .NET
2 6 (3.21%) Node.js
2 6 (3.21%) SAPUI5
3 5 (2.67%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (2.14%) CSS
4 4 (2.14%) Fluent NHibernate
4 4 (2.14%) NHibernate
5 3 (1.60%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (1.60%) Flutter
5 3 (1.60%) jQuery
5 3 (1.60%) RESTful
5 3 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.07%) J2EE
6 2 (1.07%) React
6 2 (1.07%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (1.07%) SOAP
6 2 (1.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.21%) Public Cloud
2 6 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.14%) Social Media
3 4 (2.14%) User Experience
4 3 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.60%) W3C
5 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.07%) FMCG
5 2 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.63%) Windows
2 13 (6.95%) Windows 10
3 11 (5.88%) Linux
4 10 (5.35%) Unix
5 7 (3.74%) Android
6 5 (2.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.07%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.95%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (22.99%) Programme Management
3 41 (21.93%) Digital Marketing
4 37 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (14.97%) Migration
6 23 (12.30%) Project Management
6 23 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (10.70%) ETL
8 18 (9.63%) ERP
9 17 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (8.56%) Data Migration
11 14 (7.49%) Analytics
12 12 (6.42%) Change Management
13 11 (5.88%) Scrum
14 10 (5.35%) ETL Development
14 10 (5.35%) Functional Testing
14 10 (5.35%) Service Delivery
15 9 (4.81%) Business Analysis
15 9 (4.81%) Data Modelling
16 8 (4.28%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.83%) SQL
2 14 (7.49%) Java
3 12 (6.42%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.81%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.74%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.67%) ABAP
6 5 (2.67%) C
7 4 (2.14%) C#
8 3 (1.60%) Dart
9 2 (1.07%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.07%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.07%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.07%) Python
9 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) Julia
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.14%) Degree
4 3 (1.60%) CCNA
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.60%) MCP
5 2 (1.07%) ACCA
5 2 (1.07%) ISEB
5 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.07%) PMP
6 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.53%) CIMA
6 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.67%) Data Quality
1 5 (2.67%) PMO
2 3 (1.60%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) WCAG
3 2 (1.07%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) GDPR
4 1 (0.53%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.53%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.07%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) Firmware
3 1 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) AirWatch
1 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (3.74%) SCCM
1 7 (3.74%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.53%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) Kubeflow
2 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 39 (20.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.58%) Oracle
3 18 (9.63%) Ariba
4 10 (5.35%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.28%) hybris
6 7 (3.74%) Google
6 7 (3.74%) Informatica
6 7 (3.74%) ServiceNow
7 6 (3.21%) Talend
8 5 (2.67%) Concur
9 4 (2.14%) Ab Initio
9 4 (2.14%) Liquidlogic
9 4 (2.14%) Northgate
9 4 (2.14%) Samsung
10 3 (1.60%) IBM
10 3 (1.60%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.60%) Tealium
10 3 (1.60%) VMware
10 3 (1.60%) Workday
10 3 (1.60%) Xamarin