Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 824 734 806
Rank change year-on-year -90 +72 -55
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 36 104 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 55 42
England median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £381 £374 £307
90th Percentile £615 £719 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £16.28 -

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 33,355 29,384 29,849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.49% 32.54% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,758 20,578 21,007
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
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% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 367 357
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.35%
10th Percentile £15.24 £17.90 £13.80
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +9.59% -1.46%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -64 10 £468 -4.59% 5
Midlands -12 9 £388 - 1
West Midlands - 9 £388 -
London -39 7 £515 +8.42%
North of England -17 5 £444 +3.20%
North West -24 5 £444 +3.20%
East of England -8 1 - - 1
SAP Basis
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (38.89%) SAP BW
2 14 (38.89%) NetWeaver
3 12 (33.33%) Migration
4 11 (30.56%) CRM
5 10 (27.78%) SAP HANA
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) Java
8 7 (19.44%) AIX
9 6 (16.67%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) ABAP
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
9 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (13.89%) Change Management
10 5 (13.89%) Clustering
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.11%) DB2
11 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.11%) SUSE
11 4 (11.11%) SAP HCM
11 4 (11.11%) SAP PI
11 4 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (8.33%) Security Patching
12 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
12 3 (8.33%) Data Guard
12 3 (8.33%) SAP Portal
12 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
12 3 (8.33%) Service Management

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 14 (38.89%) NetWeaver
2 3 (8.33%) SAP Portal
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP HCM
2 3 (8.33%) SAP CRM
2 3 (8.33%) SAP HR
3 2 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
3 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
3 2 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (2.78%) SAP GRC
4 1 (2.78%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.78%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) SMS
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SAP BW
2 10 (27.78%) SAP HANA
3 4 (11.11%) DB2
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) LSMW
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Consultant
1 12 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 6 (16.67%) SAP Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SAP Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) SAP PI
2 2 (5.56%) EDI
2 2 (5.56%) SAP ALE
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.78%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) AIX
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) SUSE
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.78%) HPUX
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Migration
2 11 (30.56%) CRM
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (5.56%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.78%) Critical Thinking
8 1 (2.78%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GDPR
1 1 (2.78%) GxP
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Ariba
5 1 (2.78%) Concur
5 1 (2.78%) OpenText
5 1 (2.78%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.78%) Sybase