Period
to 27 October 2021

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 6 months to 27 October 2021 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 38 37
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP 103 29 93
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.94% 4.51% 5.06%
As % of the Vendors category 15.75% 8.92% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 41
10th Percentile £350 £365 £250
25th Percentile £373 £387 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £450 £550
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% -18.18% +22.22%
75th Percentile £514 £601 £580
90th Percentile £544 £694 £655
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £18.12 " £9.58
25th Percentile £22.04 " £10.06
Median hourly rate £29.67 - £11.00
75th Percentile £37.88 " £11.81
90th Percentile £42.15 " £12.23
England median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +57.14% +27.27% +14.58%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 654 325 838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.04% 50.54% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 205 485
10th Percentile £126 £159 £175
25th Percentile £263 £293 £305
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.23%
75th Percentile £500 £468 £500
90th Percentile £588 £525 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 21 61
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.52 £10.06
25th Percentile £10.95 £11.07 £11.24
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.28
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% -1.96% -4.03%
75th Percentile £24.08 £22.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £37.50 £45.00
England median hourly rate £19.20 £20.81 £18.90
% change year-on-year -7.74% +10.11% +9.06%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the East Midlands

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SAP in the East Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in the East Midlands

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for SAP in the East Midlands

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SAP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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
Derbyshire +8 35 £350 -40.43% 1
Northamptonshire +13 21 £494 +51.92% 5
Nottinghamshire -18 13 £525 +23.53% 3
Leicestershire -17 11 £460 -1.87% 6
Lincolnshire - 5 - - 2
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SAP.

1 50 (48.54%) Finance
2 26 (25.24%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (21.36%) Oracle
3 22 (21.36%) Aerospace
3 22 (21.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (20.39%) Performance Management
5 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (18.45%) Manufacturing
7 17 (16.50%) SQL
8 16 (15.53%) Migration
8 16 (15.53%) Service Management
8 16 (15.53%) Social Skills
9 15 (14.56%) QA
10 14 (13.59%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (13.59%) Marketing
10 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (13.59%) Electronics
10 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
10 14 (13.59%) Programme Management
10 14 (13.59%) Data Modelling
10 14 (13.59%) Public Sector
11 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
12 12 (11.65%) Change Management
12 12 (11.65%) Data Governance
12 12 (11.65%) Data Quality
13 11 (10.68%) Azure
13 11 (10.68%) Business Performance Management
13 11 (10.68%) Project Management
14 10 (9.71%) People Management
14 10 (9.71%) Mentoring

SAP
Co-occurring 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 5 (4.85%) JBoss
1 5 (4.85%) NetWeaver
1 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) iTrent
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.83%) SAP EWM
2 6 (5.83%) SAP HR
2 6 (5.83%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (3.88%) SAP Travel Management
3 4 (3.88%) SAP WM
4 3 (2.91%) ResourceLink
4 3 (2.91%) SAP FI
4 3 (2.91%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (2.91%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (1.94%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.94%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.94%) SAP LE
5 2 (1.94%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.97%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.97%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.97%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.68%) Azure
2 9 (8.74%) SaaS
3 8 (7.77%) Power Platform
4 7 (6.80%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (4.85%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 5 (4.85%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 5 (4.85%) IaaS
5 5 (4.85%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (4.85%) PaaS
6 2 (1.94%) AWS
7 1 (0.97%) Apigee
7 1 (0.97%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.97%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (0.97%) Azure Stack
7 1 (0.97%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) DHCP
1 5 (4.85%) DNS
1 5 (4.85%) Firewall
1 5 (4.85%) MPLS
1 5 (4.85%) PBX
1 5 (4.85%) SD-WAN
1 5 (4.85%) Skype
1 5 (4.85%) VoIP
1 5 (4.85%) VPN
1 5 (4.85%) WAN
1 5 (4.85%) Wireless
2 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) Power BI
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) SAP HANA
3 6 (5.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (5.83%) SAP BW
4 5 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.85%) DB2
4 5 (4.85%) MySQL
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.91%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.94%) Tableau
8 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.97%) Semantic Layer
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (48.54%) Finance
2 22 (21.36%) Aerospace
3 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (18.45%) Manufacturing
5 16 (15.53%) Social Skills
6 14 (13.59%) Electronics
6 14 (13.59%) Marketing
6 14 (13.59%) Public Sector
6 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
7 10 (9.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 10 (9.71%) Legal
8 5 (4.85%) Billing
8 5 (4.85%) Retail
9 4 (3.88%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.94%) Law
10 2 (1.94%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.97%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (15.53%) Project Manager
2 15 (14.56%) Analyst
2 15 (14.56%) Consultant
3 14 (13.59%) SAP Consultant
4 12 (11.65%) Developer
5 11 (10.68%) HR Manager
6 10 (9.71%) Operations Manager
7 9 (8.74%) Architect
7 9 (8.74%) SAP Manager
7 9 (8.74%) SAP Project Manager
8 8 (7.77%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.77%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (6.80%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.83%) Data Analyst
10 6 (5.83%) Senior Manager
11 5 (4.85%) IT Manager
11 5 (4.85%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (3.88%) Data Manager
12 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) Middleware
1 5 (4.85%) SAP Basis
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (3.88%) SAP TM
3 2 (1.94%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.94%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.97%) .NET
4 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.97%) BAPI
4 1 (0.97%) CSS
4 1 (0.97%) HTML
4 1 (0.97%) IDoc
4 1 (0.97%) JDBC
4 1 (0.97%) REST
4 1 (0.97%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.97%) SOAP
4 1 (0.97%) Web Services
4 1 (0.97%) WSDL
4 1 (0.97%) XML
4 1 (0.97%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.85%) PKI
2 5 (4.85%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.94%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.97%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) AIX
2 5 (4.85%) Linux
2 5 (4.85%) Unix
2 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (21.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 21 (20.39%) Performance Management
4 16 (15.53%) Migration
4 16 (15.53%) Service Management
5 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.59%) Data Modelling
5 14 (13.59%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (13.59%) Programme Management
6 12 (11.65%) Change Management
6 12 (11.65%) Data Governance
7 11 (10.68%) Business Performance Management
7 11 (10.68%) Project Management
8 10 (9.71%) Coaching
8 10 (9.71%) Decision-Making
8 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.71%) People Management
8 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
8 10 (9.71%) Validation
9 9 (8.74%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) SQL
2 6 (5.83%) ABAP
3 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.94%) C#
4 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.97%) Groovy
5 1 (0.97%) Java
5 1 (0.97%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) Ruby
5 1 (0.97%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) Degree
1 4 (3.88%) PMI Certification
1 4 (3.88%) PMP
1 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.56%) QA
2 12 (11.65%) Data Quality
3 10 (9.71%) GRC
4 7 (6.80%) GDPR
5 5 (4.85%) COBIT
5 5 (4.85%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.97%) PMO
6 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.97%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Oracle
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.85%) Cisco
3 5 (4.85%) Citrix
3 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.85%) Software AG
4 4 (3.88%) Informatica
4 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.88%) Workday
5 2 (1.94%) hybris
5 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.97%) Databricks
6 1 (0.97%) HP
6 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.97%) Kronos
6 1 (0.97%) Remedy
6 1 (0.97%) webMethods