The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England / East of England
Rank 125 112 123
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11  
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 2 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.094% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.93% 4.37% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £375 £413 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £469
% change year-on-year - -9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

SAP ERP is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 214 252 253
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.08% 10.24% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 141 130
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £23.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +90.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £7.80 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £49.50 £33.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SAP ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the East of England

SAP ERP
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 ERP in the East of England.

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

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cambridgeshire +7 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire 0 1 £375 -
SAP ERP
England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
1 15 (100.00%) ERP
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) CRM
3 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) SAP CRM
3 7 (46.67%) Marketing
3 7 (46.67%) Silverlight
3 7 (46.67%) Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
3 7 (46.67%) Personalization
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
6 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) LSMW
7 2 (13.33%) BAPI
7 2 (13.33%) Northgate
7 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
7 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (6.67%) SAP Fiori

SAP ERP
Top Related 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 7 (46.67%) SAP CRM
2 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (6.67%) Maximo
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (6.67%) Primavera
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI-AA
3 1 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LSMW
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
1 7 (46.67%) SAP Manager
1 7 (46.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Manager
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) HR Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) SAP CRM Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) Silverlight
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) BAPI
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 7 (46.67%) CRM
2 7 (46.67%) Personalization
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
5 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) E-business
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Northgate
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft