The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - - 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -7.89%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 25 38 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 48.08% 46.91% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 22
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £100 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £513 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £28.25 £12.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.41% -71.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.05 £43.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Cheltenham

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Cheltenham

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SAP.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Wiki
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (16.67%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) EasyMock
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Domain Models
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat