Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 281 281 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.90% 8.57% 5.76%
As % of the Vendors category 20.36% 18.78% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 163 94
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £463 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +4.23% +10.94%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £313
90th Percentile £588 £635 £538
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -26.62% -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £25.06
% change year-on-year -20.48% -17.20% +13.91%

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 1380 1496 1341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.71% 45.64% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 909 726
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £220 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £565 £525
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 78 112
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.77 £10.04
90th Percentile £42.75 £42.73 £28.68
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 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
Derbyshire +7 128 £475 +5.56% 1
Nottinghamshire -28 38 £450 -8.16% 2
Northamptonshire +1 33 £481 +13.24% 2
Leicestershire -17 29 £450 -5.26% 3
Lincolnshire -2 6 £475 +5.56%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 88 (31.32%) Security Cleared
2 84 (29.89%) Finance
3 77 (27.40%) ERP
4 68 (24.20%) SC Cleared
5 62 (22.06%) Manufacturing
6 48 (17.08%) Migration
7 46 (16.37%) Logistics
8 42 (14.95%) ABAP
9 40 (14.23%) Oracle
10 33 (11.74%) Data Migration
10 33 (11.74%) SAP ERP
11 31 (11.03%) Retail
12 29 (10.32%) Unix
13 28 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (9.61%) Linux
15 25 (8.90%) Aerospace
16 23 (8.19%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (8.19%) Project Management
16 23 (8.19%) SAP FI
16 23 (8.19%) Solaris
17 22 (7.83%) Sun
17 22 (7.83%) Veritas
17 22 (7.83%) Telecoms
17 22 (7.83%) SAP FI/CO
17 22 (7.83%) SAP CO
17 22 (7.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 22 (7.83%) Degree
17 22 (7.83%) Virtual Machines
18 21 (7.47%) Programme Management
18 21 (7.47%) Python

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 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.07%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.07%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 33 (11.74%) SAP ERP
2 23 (8.19%) SAP FI
3 22 (7.83%) SAP CO
3 22 (7.83%) SAP FI/CO
4 15 (5.34%) SAP MM
5 10 (3.56%) SAP Retail
6 8 (2.85%) SAP GTS
6 8 (2.85%) SAP SD
7 6 (2.14%) SAP HR
7 6 (2.14%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (1.42%) Maximo
10 3 (1.07%) SAP GRC
11 2 (0.71%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.71%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
11 2 (0.71%) SAP Travel Management
11 2 (0.71%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.20%) Office 365
2 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.42%) SaaS
3 4 (1.42%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.71%) IaaS
4 2 (0.71%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.36%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.07%) Internet
1 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.71%) ATM
2 2 (0.71%) Firewall
2 2 (0.71%) Intranet
2 2 (0.71%) SMS
3 1 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.36%) DNS
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) LAN
3 1 (0.36%) LDAP
3 1 (0.36%) SAN
3 1 (0.36%) SMTP
3 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.36%) VoIP
3 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.20%) SAP BW
2 9 (3.20%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.07%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.07%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.71%) Couchbase
5 2 (0.71%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.71%) Power BI
5 2 (0.71%) QlikView
5 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.36%) MySQL
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (5.69%) LSMW
2 5 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.71%) Subversion
3 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Protractor
4 1 (0.36%) Selenium
4 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 84 (29.89%) Finance
2 62 (22.06%) Manufacturing
3 31 (11.03%) Retail
4 25 (8.90%) Aerospace
5 22 (7.83%) Telecoms
6 20 (7.12%) Electronics
6 20 (7.12%) Marketing
7 6 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.07%) Automotive
8 3 (1.07%) Billing
8 3 (1.07%) French Language
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) German Language
10 1 (0.36%) Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (19.93%) Analyst
1 56 (19.93%) Consultant
2 44 (15.66%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (13.17%) Architect
4 33 (11.74%) Business Analyst
5 26 (9.25%) Developer
6 24 (8.54%) SAP Analyst
7 23 (8.19%) Project Manager
8 21 (7.47%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (7.12%) Unix Engineer
10 16 (5.69%) Design Engineer
10 16 (5.69%) SAP Architect
10 16 (5.69%) SAP Business Analyst
11 14 (4.98%) Solaris Engineer
12 12 (4.27%) SAP Developer
13 10 (3.56%) SAP MM Consultant
13 10 (3.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 9 (3.20%) SAP Manager
14 9 (3.20%) Technical Leader
15 8 (2.85%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.56%) Middleware
2 8 (2.85%) .NET
3 7 (2.49%) CSS
4 6 (2.14%) EDI
4 6 (2.14%) Web Services
5 5 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (1.78%) React
5 5 (1.78%) RESTful
5 5 (1.78%) SAP PI
6 4 (1.42%) HTML
7 3 (1.07%) IDoc
7 3 (1.07%) Node.js
7 3 (1.07%) REST
7 3 (1.07%) SAP Basis
7 3 (1.07%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (1.07%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.71%) Aurelia
8 2 (0.71%) CSS3
8 2 (0.71%) HTML5
8 2 (0.71%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.42%) User Experience
4 3 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.71%) DataPower
5 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.71%) PMI
5 2 (0.71%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.36%) EPoS
6 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.32%) Unix
2 27 (9.61%) Linux
3 23 (8.19%) Solaris
4 10 (3.56%) Windows
5 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) AIX
7 1 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.40%) ERP
2 48 (17.08%) Migration
3 46 (16.37%) Logistics
4 33 (11.74%) Data Migration
5 28 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (8.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (8.19%) Project Management
7 21 (7.47%) Programme Management
8 20 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (7.12%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (6.41%) Business Analysis
9 18 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (5.69%) Change Management
11 15 (5.34%) Integration Testing
12 12 (4.27%) Matrix Organization
13 11 (3.91%) PLM
13 11 (3.91%) Time Management
14 10 (3.56%) B2B
14 10 (3.56%) CRM
14 10 (3.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.95%) ABAP
2 21 (7.47%) Perl
2 21 (7.47%) Python
3 20 (7.12%) Korn
4 14 (4.98%) SQL
5 5 (1.78%) C#
5 5 (1.78%) Java
6 3 (1.07%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.07%) PHP
7 2 (0.71%) Apple Swift
7 2 (0.71%) C
7 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.71%) VBA
8 1 (0.36%) R
8 1 (0.36%) Ruby
8 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.36%) VB
8 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 88 (31.32%) Security Cleared
2 68 (24.20%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.83%) Degree
4 11 (3.91%) PMI Certification
4 11 (3.91%) PMP
5 8 (2.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.71%) ISEB
7 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.14%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.14%) PMO
2 4 (1.42%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (7.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 22 (7.83%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.20%) MOM
2 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) Ansible
3 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.36%) Mesos
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (14.23%) Oracle
2 22 (7.83%) Sun
2 22 (7.83%) Veritas
3 16 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.14%) hybris
5 4 (1.42%) Infor
5 4 (1.42%) JDA
6 3 (1.07%) Google
6 3 (1.07%) HP
6 3 (1.07%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.07%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.07%) Workday
7 2 (0.71%) Adobe
7 2 (0.71%) CA
7 2 (0.71%) Citrix
7 2 (0.71%) IBM
7 2 (0.71%) Sage
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco
8 1 (0.36%) Epicor
8 1 (0.36%) Siebel