Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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.

SAP Basis
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 808 739
Rank change year-on-year +40 -69 +25
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 74 56 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.057% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 62
England median daily rate £475 £438 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +1.45% -4.17%
10th Percentile £375 £309 £305
90th Percentile £694 £585 £572
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £51.00
UK median hourly rate - - £51.00

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 30223 29881 30183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.42% 30.68% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21510 20879 20919
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 344 505
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%
10th Percentile £18.58 £14.52 £14.64
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 19 November 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 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 19 November 2017. 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
London -5 33 £475 +20.25% 2
South East +10 21 £480 +1.05%
North of England +54 9 £450 -7.69%
North West +22 8 £450 -5.26%
Midlands +30 3 - -
East Midlands +11 3 - -
Yorkshire +21 1 - -
South West +5 1 - -
East of England -20 1 £425 -2.86%
SAP Basis
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 74 (100.00%) SAP
2 37 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 24 (32.43%) NetWeaver
4 18 (24.32%) ERP
4 18 (24.32%) SAP BW
5 17 (22.97%) SAP ERP
6 15 (20.27%) Oracle
7 13 (17.57%) Linux
7 13 (17.57%) Migration
8 12 (16.22%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
9 11 (14.86%) Windows
10 10 (13.51%) CRM
11 8 (10.81%) Project Management
11 8 (10.81%) SAP CRM
11 8 (10.81%) ITIL
11 8 (10.81%) Sybase
11 8 (10.81%) DB2
11 8 (10.81%) SQL
11 8 (10.81%) SAP PI
11 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
11 8 (10.81%) SAP Data Services
11 8 (10.81%) LSMW
12 7 (9.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 7 (9.46%) ABAP
12 7 (9.46%) Unix
12 7 (9.46%) Finance
12 7 (9.46%) SAP Fiori
13 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (8.11%) SAP MM

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 24 (32.43%) NetWeaver
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.35%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.35%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (22.97%) SAP ERP
2 8 (10.81%) SAP CRM
3 7 (9.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (8.11%) SAP MM
4 6 (8.11%) SAP SD
4 6 (8.11%) SAP SRM
5 2 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.35%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 1 (1.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) MPLS
1 1 (1.35%) SMS
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 18 (24.32%) SAP BW
3 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.81%) DB2
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 8 (10.81%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.76%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) Redis
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) LSMW
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Legal
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Consultant
2 40 (54.05%) SAP Consultant
3 36 (48.65%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Architect
4 7 (9.46%) SAP HANA Consultant
5 6 (8.11%) SAP Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) SAP Basis Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.05%) SAP Basis Architect
8 3 (4.05%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.70%) AWS Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) AWS Specialist
9 2 (2.70%) SAP Basis Specialist
9 2 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
10 1 (1.35%) Principal SAP Consultant
10 1 (1.35%) SAP Enterprise Architect
10 1 (1.35%) SAP Solutions Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) SAP PI
2 7 (9.46%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (2.70%) HTML
3 2 (2.70%) HTML5
3 2 (2.70%) Middleware
3 2 (2.70%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (2.70%) SAPUI5
3 2 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) Life Science
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Linux
2 11 (14.86%) Windows
3 7 (9.46%) Unix
4 4 (5.41%) SUSE
5 3 (4.05%) AIX
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) ERP
2 13 (17.57%) Migration
3 12 (16.22%) SAP Implementation
4 10 (13.51%) CRM
5 8 (10.81%) ITIL
5 8 (10.81%) Project Management
6 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
7 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.05%) Analytics
9 3 (4.05%) High Availability
9 3 (4.05%) SDLC
9 3 (4.05%) Time Management
10 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.70%) MVC
10 2 (2.70%) Workflow
11 1 (1.35%) Process Improvement
11 1 (1.35%) QMS
11 1 (1.35%) Release Management
11 1 (1.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) SQL
2 7 (9.46%) ABAP
3 6 (8.11%) Java
4 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) SAP Certification
2 3 (4.05%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) CCNA
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (20.27%) Oracle
3 8 (10.81%) Sybase
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.35%) Ariba
6 1 (1.35%) BMC
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) hybris
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.35%) Sun
6 1 (1.35%) Veritas