Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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 Certification
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 807 806 782
Rank change year-on-year -1 -24 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 30 25 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.028% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 27
England median daily rate £478 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.77% -8.42% -11.01%
10th Percentile £279 £375 £370
90th Percentile £663 £544 £574
UK median daily rate £501 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.76% -10.53% -11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £33.00 - -

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 17,331 18,207 20,291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.93% 20.24% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,639 11,396 12,408
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 798 952
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.25 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.48% - +38.16%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.11 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.83 £50.25
UK median hourly rate £24.56 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.54% -5.45% +44.74%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 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
London -20 16 £475 +6.74%
North of England +41 7 £431 -17.86%
Yorkshire - 6 £575 -
South East -25 3 £372 -7.13%
North West +6 1 £288 -45.24%
SAP Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (36.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 8 (26.67%) Six Sigma
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
4 8 (26.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (23.33%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (20.00%) FMCG
7 5 (16.67%) Release Management
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
7 5 (16.67%) SAP BW
8 4 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (13.33%) SAP CO
8 4 (13.33%) ERP
8 4 (13.33%) SAP FI
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) Change Control
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) SAP SRM
8 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 3 (10.00%) General Ledger
9 3 (10.00%) Indirect Procurement
9 3 (10.00%) Order to Cash
9 3 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
9 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement

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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP CO
1 4 (13.33%) SAP FI
1 4 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (13.33%) SAP SRM
2 3 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (10.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (6.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (6.67%) SAP R/3
4 1 (3.33%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP MDG
4 1 (3.33%) SAP MDG-S
4 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 11 (36.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 8 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (10.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (6.67%) Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Billing
5 2 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (3.33%) Dutch Language
6 1 (3.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Consultant
2 12 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Business Process Expert
5 3 (10.00%) SAP CO Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (6.67%) BAPI
2 2 (6.67%) EDI
2 2 (6.67%) IDoc
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) SAP ALE
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (3.33%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) FMCG
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Life Science
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) VMS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 8 (26.67%) Six Sigma
2 6 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (16.67%) Release Management
4 4 (13.33%) Change Control
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Contract Management
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Indirect Procurement
5 3 (10.00%) Order to Cash
5 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Conversion
6 2 (6.67%) Invoice Processing
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Ariba
2 2 (6.67%) Concur
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.67%) Workday
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase