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 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 527 567 550
Rank change year-on-year +40 -17  
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 56 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 15
Median daily rate £467 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -1.11% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13198 13943 13266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.72% 28.22% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9161 9785 8712
Median daily rate £425 £410 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 209 174
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £12.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 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
South East +33 30 £467 -2.04% 5
London +20 13 £525 +16.66% 5
North West +18 3 £413 +2.86% 1
East of England - 3 £343 -
West Midlands +13 1 £400 +14.28% 1
South West - 1 £850 -
SAP Basis
UK

SAP Basis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 90 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (36.67%) NetWeaver
3 31 (34.44%) Oracle
4 27 (30.00%) SAP HANA
5 23 (25.56%) SAP BW
6 20 (22.22%) ITIL
7 18 (20.00%) Linux
7 18 (20.00%) Project Management
8 16 (17.78%) ITIL V3
9 15 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (15.56%) Sybase
10 14 (15.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 13 (14.44%) Oracle Database
12 12 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
12 12 (13.33%) CRM
13 11 (12.22%) DB2
14 10 (11.11%) AIX
14 10 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (11.11%) Migration
15 9 (10.00%) SUSE
15 9 (10.00%) Java
15 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (10.00%) Performance Testing
16 8 (8.89%) SAP PI
16 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
16 8 (8.89%) ERP
17 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
17 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
17 7 (7.78%) SAP CRM

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 33 (36.67%) NetWeaver
2 6 (6.67%) SAP EP
3 5 (5.56%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
4 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
1 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (15.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (7.78%) SAP CRM
2 7 (7.78%) SAP GRC
3 6 (6.67%) SAP BPC
4 5 (5.56%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 4 (4.44%) SAP MDM
5 4 (4.44%) SAP MII
5 4 (4.44%) SAP SRM
6 3 (3.33%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.11%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.11%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.11%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (1.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Firewall
1 2 (2.22%) VPN
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.11%) FTP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) LDAP
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.00%) SAP HANA
2 23 (25.56%) SAP BW
3 13 (14.44%) Oracle Database
4 11 (12.22%) DB2
5 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.44%) MaxDB
8 3 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.11%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.11%) GIS
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) NWDI
2 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.11%) LSMW
General
1 6 (6.67%) Legal
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Billing
4 1 (1.11%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.11%) French Language
4 1 (1.11%) German Language
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (46.67%) Consultant
2 40 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (37.78%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 18 (20.00%) Architect
5 17 (18.89%) SAP Architect
6 10 (11.11%) SAP Basis Architect
7 8 (8.89%) SAP Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) SAP Technical Architect
8 7 (7.78%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Applications Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) SAP Basis Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Security Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Technical Leader
11 3 (3.33%) Administrator
11 3 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (3.33%) SAP Security Consultant
11 3 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (3.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) SAP PI
2 5 (5.56%) SAP XI
3 4 (4.44%) SAP TM
4 3 (3.33%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.11%) EDI
5 1 (1.11%) EDIFACT
5 1 (1.11%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.11%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.11%) Web Services
5 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (4.44%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.33%) Life Science
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.11%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (11.11%) AIX
3 9 (10.00%) SUSE
4 5 (5.56%) Windows
5 4 (4.44%) Unix
6 3 (3.33%) Solaris
7 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) ITIL
2 18 (20.00%) Project Management
3 16 (17.78%) ITIL V3
4 12 (13.33%) CRM
4 12 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
5 10 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (11.11%) Migration
6 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 8 (8.89%) ERP
7 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 6 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.56%) Coaching
10 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.56%) Virtual Team Management
10 5 (5.56%) Workflow
11 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.44%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) Java
2 5 (5.56%) ABAP
3 4 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) BC Cleared
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
1 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) CCNP
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.11%) PMP
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
1 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) SAP
2 31 (34.44%) Oracle
3 14 (15.56%) Sybase
4 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.56%) BMC
6 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.22%) Cisco
8 1 (1.11%) Ariba
8 1 (1.11%) Avaya
8 1 (1.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.11%) Informatica
8 1 (1.11%) OpenText
8 1 (1.11%) Sun
8 1 (1.11%) VMware
Berkshire
Venn Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Rate: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 25 days ago