The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 - 198
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% - 0.069%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.38% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £481 £419
% change year-on-year -7.01% +14.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

SAP ERP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 266 229 547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 8.12% 6.89% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 156 368
Median daily rate £498 £459 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.50% -8.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.40 £21.38 £34.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% -37.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SAP ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the City of London

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in the City of London

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

SAP ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza