The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
England / East Midlands
Rank 16 19 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12  
Contract jobs citing SAP 139 117 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.31% 7.23% 5.14%
As % of the Vendors category 19.31% 16.46% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 58 38
Median daily rate £475 £381 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.59% -10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +61.76% -10.52%  

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 the East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 720 711 709
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 48.23% 43.92% 43.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 387 354
Median daily rate £350 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +2.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 41
Median hourly rate £16.55 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.30% -10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.63 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.75 £22.50
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the East Midlands

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the East Midlands

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the East Midlands

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +11 71 £500 +32.45% 6
Leicestershire -5 19 £413 +26.92% 5
Northamptonshire -1 17 £400 -11.11% 2
Nottinghamshire -15 14 £272 -32.21% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £413 -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SAP.

1 65 (23.90%) ERP
2 56 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 52 (19.12%) Finance
4 44 (16.18%) Manufacturing
4 44 (16.18%) Logistics
5 41 (15.07%) Retail
6 39 (14.34%) SC Cleared
7 36 (13.24%) ABAP
8 34 (12.50%) SAP ERP
9 31 (11.40%) Project Management
10 24 (8.82%) SAP SD
10 24 (8.82%) Oracle
10 24 (8.82%) SAP BW
11 20 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (6.62%) SAP FI
13 18 (6.62%) SAP CO
13 18 (6.62%) Degree
13 18 (6.62%) SAP Retail
14 17 (6.25%) SAP HANA
14 17 (6.25%) Billing
14 17 (6.25%) Migration
15 16 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
15 16 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (5.15%) Data Structures
17 13 (4.78%) TOGAF
18 12 (4.41%) SAP MM
18 12 (4.41%) Workflow
18 12 (4.41%) Microsoft

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.74%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.37%) JBoss
3 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 24 (8.82%) SAP SD
3 18 (6.62%) SAP CO
3 18 (6.62%) SAP FI
3 18 (6.62%) SAP Retail
4 16 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (4.41%) SAP MM
6 11 (4.04%) SAP MDM
7 9 (3.31%) Primavera
7 9 (3.31%) SAP CAR
7 9 (3.31%) SAP GTS
7 9 (3.31%) SAP MDG
8 6 (2.21%) SAP POS DM
8 6 (2.21%) SAP S/4HANA
9 5 (1.84%) SAP CRM
10 4 (1.47%) SAP GRC
10 4 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.74%) SAP BPC
11 2 (0.74%) SAP EHS
11 2 (0.74%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.04%) SaaS
1 11 (4.04%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.74%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.82%) SAP BW
2 17 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 7 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (2.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.10%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.74%) MySQL
5 2 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.37%) BODI
6 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.37%) DocumentDB
6 1 (0.37%) Power BI
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.47%) LSMW
2 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 52 (19.12%) Finance
2 44 (16.18%) Manufacturing
3 41 (15.07%) Retail
4 17 (6.25%) Billing
5 9 (3.31%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.47%) Banking
6 4 (1.47%) Electronics
6 4 (1.47%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.10%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.74%) Automotive
8 2 (0.74%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 120 (44.12%) Consultant
2 95 (34.93%) SAP Consultant
3 45 (16.54%) Architect
4 33 (12.13%) Analyst
4 33 (12.13%) SAP Architect
5 26 (9.56%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (7.35%) Functional Consultant
7 18 (6.62%) SAP Analyst
8 16 (5.88%) SAP SD Consultant
8 16 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 15 (5.51%) Developer
10 14 (5.15%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 14 (5.15%) SAP Manager
11 13 (4.78%) Business Analyst
12 12 (4.41%) SAP Retail Consultant
13 11 (4.04%) SAP CO Consultant
13 11 (4.04%) SAP FI Consultant
13 11 (4.04%) Solaris Consultant
14 10 (3.68%) ABAP Developer
14 10 (3.68%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.94%) Web Services
2 7 (2.57%) .NET
3 4 (1.47%) EDI
4 3 (1.10%) BAPI
4 3 (1.10%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (1.10%) SAP PI
4 3 (1.10%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (1.10%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.74%) Classic ASP
5 2 (0.74%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (0.74%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.74%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.37%) JDBC
6 1 (0.37%) Middleware
6 1 (0.37%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.37%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.15%) Data Structures
3 7 (2.57%) EPoS
4 5 (1.84%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.10%) FMCG
5 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.10%) User Experience
6 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.74%) NHS
6 2 (0.74%) PMI
7 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.37%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.41%) Solaris
2 1 (0.37%) Linux
2 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (23.90%) ERP
2 44 (16.18%) Logistics
3 31 (11.40%) Project Management
4 20 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (6.25%) Migration
7 16 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (4.78%) TOGAF
9 12 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (4.41%) CRM
9 12 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (4.41%) Workflow
10 11 (4.04%) Integration Testing
11 10 (3.68%) Coaching
11 10 (3.68%) Data Migration
11 10 (3.68%) SAP Security
12 9 (3.31%) B2B
12 9 (3.31%) Data Mapping
12 9 (3.31%) Incident Management
13 8 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.24%) ABAP
2 6 (2.21%) Java
3 5 (1.84%) SQL
4 2 (0.74%) C#
4 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.74%) VB
4 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.74%) VB6
4 2 (0.74%) VBA
5 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 39 (14.34%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.62%) Degree
4 7 (2.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.37%) APMP
7 1 (0.37%) ISEB
7 1 (0.37%) PMP
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.94%) SLA
2 7 (2.57%) QA
3 2 (0.74%) PMO
4 1 (0.37%) IFRS
4 1 (0.37%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (1.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) MOM
1 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (8.82%) Oracle
2 12 (4.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.41%) Sun
2 12 (4.41%) Veritas
3 6 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.47%) Cognos
5 3 (1.10%) Adobe
6 2 (0.74%) Baan
6 2 (0.74%) Dell
6 2 (0.74%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.74%) IBM
6 2 (0.74%) Infor
6 2 (0.74%) Tableau
7 1 (0.37%) HP
7 1 (0.37%) Informatica
7 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.37%) Kony
7 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.37%) Siemens
7 1 (0.37%) Workday
Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
Rate: £500 - £560 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 13 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 22 days ago