Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 July 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.

SAP
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 43
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.72% 3.57% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 9.00% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 2
Dorset median daily rate £478 £450 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% -8.63% +9.38%
10th Percentile £432 £388 £467
90th Percentile £485 £538 £508
South West median daily rate £425 £396 £400
% change year-on-year +7.32% -1.00% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £30.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +63.93% +28.42% -24.00%

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 Dorset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 97 200 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 41.81% 39.68% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 130 101
Dorset median daily rate £421 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.31% +14.29% -16.67%
10th Percentile £300 £190 £120
90th Percentile £488 £500 £510
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 16
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.88% -17.95% +11.43%
10th Percentile £10.79 £8.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.50 £39.80 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £39.25 £25.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +57.00% +23.85% +10.60%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Dorset

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Dorset

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Dorset

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Bournemouth +7 2 £480 +9.71%
SAP
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SAP.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Process Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Business Process Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BPMN
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Security
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared