Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 784 691 779
Rank change year-on-year -93 +88 -42
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 58 115 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.14% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 64 46
England median daily rate £465 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £325 £374 £331
90th Percentile £600 £725 £575
UK median daily rate £444 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -6.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK median hourly rate - £16.28 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -18.60% -

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 30,899 27,188 28,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.76% 32.22% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,915 18,875 20,046
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £291
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +5.62% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 354 387
England median hourly rate £42.38 £41.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.75% +8.55% +8.57%
10th Percentile £16.25 £17.53 £14.25
90th Percentile £65.83 £53.75 £56.13
UK median hourly rate £42.25 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.05% +9.33% +7.14%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -69 21 £475 -5.00% 1
Midlands -3 15 £475 +18.75%
West Midlands -5 15 £475 +18.75%
North of England -20 11 £416 +1.16% 1
North West -15 8 £388 -5.78% 1
London -78 5 £550 +15.79% 2
East of England -1 3 - -
Yorkshire -15 3 £416 -
SAP Basis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 58 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (36.21%) NetWeaver
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL
4 12 (20.69%) SAP HANA
5 11 (18.97%) Migration
5 11 (18.97%) Oracle
6 10 (17.24%) ABAP
6 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (15.52%) SuccessFactors
7 9 (15.52%) SAP BW
8 8 (13.79%) Project Management
9 7 (12.07%) SAP HR
9 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
10 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
10 6 (10.34%) Java
10 6 (10.34%) Unix
10 6 (10.34%) CRM
10 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
10 6 (10.34%) Change Management
11 5 (8.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (8.62%) SAP HCM
11 5 (8.62%) DB2
11 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (6.90%) Concur
12 4 (6.90%) Linux
12 4 (6.90%) Ariba
12 4 (6.90%) Service Management
13 3 (5.17%) SAP PI

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 21 (36.21%) NetWeaver
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) SAP HR
2 5 (8.62%) SAP HCM
2 5 (8.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (5.17%) SAP CRM
3 3 (5.17%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (3.45%) SAP ERP
4 2 (3.45%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.72%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.72%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.72%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.52%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) SMS
2 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SAP HANA
2 9 (15.52%) SAP BW
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.62%) DB2
5 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) LSMW
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
1 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
1 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Consultant
2 12 (20.69%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (18.97%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) SAP Architect
4 6 (10.34%) SAP Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Manager
6 3 (5.17%) HR Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) SAP Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) SAP Technical Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) EDI
1 3 (5.17%) SAP ALE
1 3 (5.17%) SAP PI
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
3 1 (1.72%) IDoc
3 1 (1.72%) Java SE
3 1 (1.72%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.72%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Life Science
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Unix
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) SUSE
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Project Management
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
5 6 (10.34%) Change Management
5 6 (10.34%) CRM
5 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.90%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.17%) ERP
8 3 (5.17%) ITSM
8 3 (5.17%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.45%) High Availability
9 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Server Hardening
9 2 (3.45%) Tech Ops
9 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) ABAP
2 6 (10.34%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) GDPR
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) GxP
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Ariba
3 4 (6.90%) Concur
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.72%) Sybase