Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 102 116
Rank change year-on-year +19 +14 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP 53 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.80% 1.18% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 5.31% 2.85% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% - +17.86%
10th Percentile £279 £298 £268
90th Percentile £538 £675 £508
Scotland median daily rate £448 £393 £425
% change year-on-year +14.01% -7.65% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -84.62% -

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 998 878 1007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.83% 41.40% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 463 487
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £238 £218 £250
90th Percentile £567 £525 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £19.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -2.56% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.88 £10.65
90th Percentile £42.77 £50.19 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Edinburgh

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Edinburgh

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Edinburgh

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAP.

1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) Migration
4 10 (18.87%) Banking
5 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
6 8 (15.09%) Programme Management
6 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
7 7 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (13.21%) Marketing
7 7 (13.21%) Electronics
7 7 (13.21%) SAP FI
8 6 (11.32%) SAP HR
8 6 (11.32%) Web Services
8 6 (11.32%) CMS
8 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
8 6 (11.32%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Twig
9 5 (9.43%) CSS3
9 5 (9.43%) Open Graph
9 5 (9.43%) Facebook
9 5 (9.43%) Twitter
9 5 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (9.43%) Sass
9 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.43%) Drupal
9 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.43%) BC Cleared

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) Drupal
2 5 (9.43%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.89%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) SAP FI
2 6 (11.32%) SAP HR
3 4 (7.55%) SAP CO
3 4 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.77%) SAP ERP
4 2 (3.77%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.89%) Maximo
5 1 (1.89%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (1.89%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.89%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.89%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Lucidchart
1 1 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.55%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.77%) Big Data
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.77%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.89%) QlikView
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Banking
3 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
4 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
5 7 (13.21%) Electronics
5 7 (13.21%) Marketing
6 5 (9.43%) Publishing
6 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
7 3 (5.66%) Billing
8 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Developer
4 7 (13.21%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) SAP Test Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Business Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (9.43%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
6 5 (9.43%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 5 (9.43%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 5 (9.43%) SAP FI Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Symfony Developer
7 4 (7.55%) HR Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) SAP HR Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (9.43%) CSS
2 5 (9.43%) CSS3
2 5 (9.43%) Google Maps API
2 5 (9.43%) HTML
2 5 (9.43%) HTML5
2 5 (9.43%) JSON
2 5 (9.43%) Open Graph
2 5 (9.43%) Sass
2 5 (9.43%) Symfony
2 5 (9.43%) Twig
2 5 (9.43%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) EPoS
3 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Migration
3 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Programme Management
5 7 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (11.32%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.43%) Web Design
8 4 (7.55%) Use Case
9 3 (5.66%) Business Process Modelling
9 3 (5.66%) CRM
9 3 (5.66%) ERP
9 3 (5.66%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.77%) Analytics
10 2 (3.77%) ETL
10 2 (3.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (9.43%) PHP
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ACCA
3 2 (3.77%) CIMA
4 1 (1.89%) APMP
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Facebook
1 5 (9.43%) Google
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle
1 5 (9.43%) Twitter
2 2 (3.77%) Alteryx
2 2 (3.77%) Tableau
2 2 (3.77%) Talend
3 1 (1.89%) Cognos
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore