The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 27 June 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 37 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.18% 1.37% 2.54%
As % of the Vendors category 7.79% 5.13% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Median daily rate £313 £450 £620
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.55% -27.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £268 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £590 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £23.54
% change year-on-year -28.34% +6.71%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 77 78 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 28.00% 26.71% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 115
Median daily rate £365 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +12.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in East Sussex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in East Sussex

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in East Sussex

SAP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Brighton +4 6 £313 -30.55%
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Lumira
3 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) PMI
4 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (40.00%) Lumira
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Report Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BusinessObjects Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) MDX
3 1 (10.00%) OLE
3 1 (10.00%) OLE DB
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) AAT
2 1 (10.00%) ACCA
2 1 (10.00%) CIMA
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Civica
2 1 (10.00%) CODA
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Northgate
2 1 (10.00%) Sage
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) webMethods