The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP EP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP EP over the 3 months to 26 April 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 Enterprise Portal (EP)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 618 605
Rank change year-on-year +40 -13  
Contract jobs citing SAP EP 2 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.025% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.027% 0.15% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £539 £475
% change year-on-year - +13.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP EP is in the application platform 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 application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7337 8873 8973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.11% 17.27% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4749 5851 5470
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year +0.75% +5.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 194 346
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -13.75%  

SAP EP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP EP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP EP in England

SAP EP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP EP in England

SAP EP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP EP in England

SAP EP
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 EP within the England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
London +14 2 - -
SAP EP
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP EP 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 EP.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) NetWeaver
3 3 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (50.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Portal
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) ABAP
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP EP
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 4 (66.67%) NetWeaver
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP GRC
1 1 (16.67%) SAP MDM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Composer
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Portal Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP EP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP GRC Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Portal Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Portals Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
3 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) B2B
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) User Stories
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP