The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 26 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 205
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £426 £450
% change year-on-year +17.50% -5.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -30.00%  

SAP SD 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 270 229 537
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 8.14% 6.89% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 156 361
Median daily rate £500 £459 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.05% -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 £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the City of London

SAP SD
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 SD in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MRS
2 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing

SAP SD
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MRS
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP