Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 16 December 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 817 790 807
Rank change year-on-year -27 +17 -40
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 48 71 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.075% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 36
England median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £399 £375 £315
90th Percentile £580 £702 £581
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

SAP Basis is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,451 30,757 29,874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.10% 32.57% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,896 21,930 20,767
England median daily rate £480 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +10.59% +2.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 282 353 335
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £19.03 £18.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £58.68 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis in England

SAP Basis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Basis in England

SAP Basis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Basis in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Basis in England

SAP Basis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Basis in England

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
South East -13 18 £425 -10.99% 4
London -1 17 £455 -4.21% 2
North West -9 9 £463 -7.50% 3
North of England -16 9 £463 -15.91% 3
SAP Basis
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis 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 England region with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 48 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (43.75%) Java
3 20 (41.67%) Oracle
3 20 (41.67%) NetWeaver
4 19 (39.58%) SAP BW
5 16 (33.33%) Linux
6 15 (31.25%) AIX
6 15 (31.25%) Migration
6 15 (31.25%) Clustering
7 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
8 10 (20.83%) SUSE
8 10 (20.83%) CRM
8 10 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (20.83%) Data Guard
8 10 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (18.75%) SAP HANA
10 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 8 (16.67%) DB2
10 8 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
11 7 (14.58%) Supplier Relationship Management
11 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (14.58%) SAP Portal
12 6 (12.50%) PaaS
12 6 (12.50%) IaaS
12 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (12.50%) Security Patching
12 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 6 (12.50%) SAP PI
12 6 (12.50%) JSON

SAP Basis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (41.67%) NetWeaver
2 7 (14.58%) SAP Portal
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (4.17%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.08%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 1 (2.08%) SAP HCM
3 1 (2.08%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.08%) SAP POS DM
3 1 (2.08%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.50%) IaaS
2 6 (12.50%) PaaS
3 5 (10.42%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SAP BW
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
3 9 (18.75%) SAP HANA
4 8 (16.67%) DB2
5 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) Sybase ASE
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Consultant
2 24 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (43.75%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 11 (22.92%) Architect
5 9 (18.75%) SAP Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Azure Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Architect
7 4 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) NetWeaver Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Basis Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Basis Architect
8 2 (4.17%) SAP HANA Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Manager
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) JSON
1 6 (12.50%) SAP PI
2 3 (6.25%) SAP XI
3 2 (4.17%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (2.08%) EDI
4 1 (2.08%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.08%) IDoc
4 1 (2.08%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) SAP TM
4 1 (2.08%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Clustering
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Life Science
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) AIX
3 10 (20.83%) SUSE
4 4 (8.33%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.08%) HPUX
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Migration
2 10 (20.83%) CRM
3 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (14.58%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 6 (12.50%) Security Patching
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.17%) Change Management
8 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) High Availability
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Security
8 2 (4.17%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
9 1 (2.08%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) ABAP
2 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Data Guard
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (41.67%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.42%) Ariba
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.17%) Sybase
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Concur
7 1 (2.08%) OpenText
7 1 (2.08%) Sitecore