Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 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 Certification
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 795 843 806
Rank change year-on-year +48 -37 +38
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 27 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.030% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 10
England median daily rate £500 £409 £521
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.32% -21.58% +7.47%
10th Percentile £429 £278 £458
90th Percentile £583 £610 £554
UK median daily rate £500 £430 £525
% change year-on-year +16.28% -18.10% +8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
England median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £42.00 -

SAP Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16,046 17,770 17,333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.01% 18.82% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,744 10,555 10,635
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £268 £250 £260
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 714 864 881
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £29.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.44% +8.80%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.97 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £24.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year +42.57% -18.17% +7.14%

SAP Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Certification in England

SAP Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Certification in England

SAP Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Certification in England over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Certification in England

SAP Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Certification in England

SAP Certification
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 Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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 +56 15 £525 +9.95% 4
South West - 9 £500 -
South East +13 3 £500 +75.44%
SAP Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (37.04%) HP
2 10 (37.04%) C
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) VB
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (33.33%) MCP
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 9 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (33.33%) OCP
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (33.33%) Psychology
3 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) Test Management
3 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 9 (33.33%) HP ALM
4 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
4 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy

SAP Certification
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 1 (3.70%) SAP Portal
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP CO
1 4 (14.81%) SAP FI
2 3 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (7.41%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.70%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (3.70%) SAP FI-AR
4 1 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (3.70%) SAP MDG
4 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
4 1 (3.70%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 9 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.41%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 4 (14.81%) Technical Test Analyst
8 3 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
8 3 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Functional Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
9 2 (7.41%) SAP CO Business Analyst
9 2 (7.41%) SAP FI Analyst
9 2 (7.41%) SAP FI Business Analyst
9 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
9 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
1 1 (3.70%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) FMCG
1 3 (11.11%) Learning Management System
1 3 (11.11%) Podcast
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 9 (33.33%) Psychology
2 9 (33.33%) Test Management
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
6 4 (14.81%) ERP
6 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) Coaching
7 3 (11.11%) Gamification
7 3 (11.11%) Instructional Design
7 3 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 3 (11.11%) Record to Report
8 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C
2 9 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (11.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) MCP
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (33.33%) OCP
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) CCA
4 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
5 3 (11.11%) CIPD
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) ISEB
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GxP
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) HP ALM
1 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (37.04%) HP
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Ariba
5 1 (3.70%) Workday