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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 28 May 2022 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
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 29 22 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +37
Contract jobs citing SAP 74 58 72
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.27% 5.93% 6.69%
As % of the Vendors category 12.21% 12.92% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 19 35
10th Percentile £413 £350 £313
25th Percentile £488 £363 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £522 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +30.50% -11.11% +7.14%
75th Percentile £609 £506 £525
90th Percentile £750 £595 £730
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
10th Percentile £17.39 - -
25th Percentile £19.38 - -
Median hourly rate £23.24 £16.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +45.27% - -
75th Percentile £26.57 - -
90th Percentile £28.26 - -
England median hourly rate £39.50 £20.95 £31.23
% change year-on-year +88.54% -32.91% +40.95%

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 606 449 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.19% 45.91% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 292 255
10th Percentile £162 £121 £181
25th Percentile £289 £261 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.23%
75th Percentile £513 £458 £500
90th Percentile £600 £538 £606
England median daily rate £525 £486 £460
% change year-on-year +8.02% +5.65% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 30
10th Percentile £9.50 £9.00 £9.95
25th Percentile £9.98 £9.45 £11.28
Median hourly rate £16.68 £14.60 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year +14.23% +4.29% +2.98%
75th Percentile £23.44 £15.00 £23.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £15.70 £48.83
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £18.80
% change year-on-year +4.88% +9.04% +1.62%

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 28 May 2022.

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
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 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire +13 28 £520 +12.19% 6
Derbyshire -12 24 £540 +47.95% 5
Leicestershire +2 14 £775 - 3
Nottinghamshire -4 3 £575 +15.00% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £631 - 2
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 28 (37.84%) Social Skills
2 18 (24.32%) Agile
3 13 (17.57%) Finance
3 13 (17.57%) Aerospace
3 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (16.22%) Requirements Gathering
5 11 (14.86%) Scrum
5 11 (14.86%) ABAP
5 11 (14.86%) .NET
6 10 (13.51%) ITIL
6 10 (13.51%) Change Management
6 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
6 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
6 10 (13.51%) Public Sector
6 10 (13.51%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (12.16%) SDLC
7 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
7 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (12.16%) ERP
8 8 (10.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (10.81%) Project Delivery
9 7 (9.46%) SAP S/4HANA
9 7 (9.46%) Business Analysis
9 7 (9.46%) Automotive
10 6 (8.11%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (8.11%) BAPI
10 6 (8.11%) Oracle
10 6 (8.11%) SAP FI

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 (6.76%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.35%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (8.11%) SAP CO
2 6 (8.11%) SAP FI
2 6 (8.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (8.11%) SAP PP
3 5 (6.76%) SAP MM
3 5 (6.76%) SAP PS
4 4 (5.41%) Primavera
4 4 (5.41%) SAP ERP
5 3 (4.05%) SAP EWM
6 2 (2.70%) SAP HCM
6 2 (2.70%) SAP IBP
6 2 (2.70%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.35%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.35%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.35%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (1.35%) SAP Retail
7 1 (1.35%) SAP Travel Management
7 1 (1.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Azure
2 3 (4.05%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (1.35%) Google Workspace
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) HTTP
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) VoIP
3 2 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) MPLS
4 1 (1.35%) PBX
4 1 (1.35%) SD-WAN
4 1 (1.35%) Skype
4 1 (1.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SAP HANA
2 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.41%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (37.84%) Social Skills
2 13 (17.57%) Aerospace
2 13 (17.57%) Finance
3 10 (13.51%) Public Sector
4 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
5 7 (9.46%) Automotive
6 4 (5.41%) Retail
7 3 (4.05%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (2.70%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.35%) Billing
9 1 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.35%) Electronics
9 1 (1.35%) French Language
9 1 (1.35%) Marketing
9 1 (1.35%) Police
9 1 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Consultant
1 18 (24.32%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (17.57%) Project Manager
3 12 (16.22%) Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Scrum Master
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (6.76%) SAP Manager
6 5 (6.76%) SAP Project Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.05%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Procurement Manager
7 3 (4.05%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) SAP CO Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) SAP FI Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) SAP PS Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) BAPI
3 5 (6.76%) SAP Basis
3 5 (6.76%) XML
4 4 (5.41%) JDBC
4 4 (5.41%) SAP ALE
4 4 (5.41%) SAP PI
4 4 (5.41%) SOAP
5 2 (2.70%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.35%) JSON
6 1 (1.35%) Middleware
6 1 (1.35%) SAP TM
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.70%) Replication
2 2 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.35%) CMDB
3 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) PKI
3 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Unix
2 4 (5.41%) Solaris
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) AIX
4 1 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Agile
2 12 (16.22%) Requirements Gathering
3 11 (14.86%) Scrum
4 10 (13.51%) Change Management
4 10 (13.51%) ITIL
5 9 (12.16%) ERP
5 9 (12.16%) SDLC
6 8 (10.81%) Project Delivery
7 7 (9.46%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
8 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.76%) BPR
9 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.76%) Project Management
10 4 (5.41%) Agile Coaching
10 4 (5.41%) Analytical Thinking
10 4 (5.41%) Discrete Manufacturing
10 4 (5.41%) Migration
10 4 (5.41%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) ABAP
2 4 (5.41%) Java
2 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) C#
3 1 (1.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.35%) VBA
3 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.70%) GDPR
2 1 (1.35%) COBIT
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.41%) Ariba
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) Workday
6 1 (1.35%) Altiris
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) Cadence
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Minitab
6 1 (1.35%) Planview
6 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.35%) Samsung
6 1 (1.35%) Software AG
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Xamarin