Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 808 837
Rank change year-on-year -36 +29 -29
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 27 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.024% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 19
England median daily rate £409 £521 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.58% +7.47% -0.51%
10th Percentile £278 £458 £394
90th Percentile £610 £554 £558
UK median daily rate £430 £525 £485
% change year-on-year -18.10% +8.25% -0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
England median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 - £66.25

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 17,699 17,447 21,719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.78% 19.75% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,491 10,698 13,745
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.85% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 881 717
England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.25% +7.27% +22.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.22
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £29.92 £28.00
% change year-on-year -16.44% +6.86% +24.44%

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 22 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Certification in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 July 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 -11 14 £285 -45.71% 1
London -44 6 £478 -6.23%
North of England -20 4 £540 -1.82% 1
West Midlands - 3 £675 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £540 -
Midlands - 3 £675 - 1
North West -18 1 - - 1
SAP Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 14 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (40.74%) SAP CO
4 11 (40.74%) Billing
4 11 (40.74%) EDI
4 11 (40.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (40.74%) SAP FI
4 11 (40.74%) SAP Security
5 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (33.33%) HP
6 8 (29.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 8 (29.63%) HP ALM
7 7 (25.93%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (25.93%) Process Improvement
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
8 6 (22.22%) GxP
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
8 6 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (18.52%) ERP
9 5 (18.52%) SAP SD
9 5 (18.52%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.81%) SAP APO
11 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com

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 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) SAP CO
1 11 (40.74%) SAP FI
1 11 (40.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (18.52%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (18.52%) SAP SD
3 4 (14.81%) SAP APO
4 2 (7.41%) SAP EWM
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (3.70%) SAP CS
5 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
5 1 (3.70%) SAP HCM
5 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
5 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.70%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Billing
2 11 (40.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Consultant
2 14 (51.85%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) SAP CO Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) SAP FI Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) SAP EWM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SAP WM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Product Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP CO Support
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP FI Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO Support
5 1 (3.70%) SAP QM Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) SAP SCM Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (40.74%) SAP Security
3 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Process Improvement
4 7 (25.93%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (18.52%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (7.41%) Order to Cash
7 2 (7.41%) Record to Report
7 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) ABAP
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) GxP
1 6 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) HP ALM
2 1 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Cognos
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.70%) Ariba
5 1 (3.70%) Concur
5 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards