The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP BSP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BSP over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Business Server Pages (BSP)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 621 606
Rank change year-on-year +47 -15  
Contract jobs citing SAP BSP 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.042% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP BSP 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 13690 14131 14204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.22% 29.01% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9510 10069 9669
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 167 196
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

SAP BSP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP BSP 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 BSP in England

SAP BSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BSP in England

SAP BSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BSP in England

SAP BSP
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 BSP within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +41 3 £425 - 1
London +4 1 £450 +25.00% 1
North East - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £450 -
SAP BSP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BSP 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 BSP.

1 6 (100.00%) ABAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (66.67%) BAPI
2 4 (66.67%) SAPscript
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (33.33%) SAPUI5
4 2 (33.33%) IDoc
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Portal
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) LSMW
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) SAP ALE
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports

SAP BSP
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 2 (33.33%) SAP Portal
2 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ABAP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) BAPI
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) IDoc
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (33.33%) SAPUI5
4 1 (16.67%) EDI
4 1 (16.67%) SAP ALE
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) ABAP
2 4 (66.67%) SAPscript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle