The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SAP Basis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 30 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.

SAP Basis
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 - 129
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% - 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £343 - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +0.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

SAP Basis is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 620 619 759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.14% 24.62% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 374 432
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 26
Median hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £9.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis in the East of England

SAP Basis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Basis in the East of England

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Essex - 2 £343 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
SAP Basis
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis 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 of England region with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) MaxDB
2 4 (40.00%) SAP GRC
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
3 3 (30.00%) SAP MII
3 3 (30.00%) SAP BPC
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) NWDI
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) SAP XI

SAP Basis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (40.00%) SAP GRC
2 3 (30.00%) SAP BPC
2 3 (30.00%) SAP MII
3 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MaxDB
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) NWDI
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat