Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 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 Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 661 485 568
Rank change year-on-year -176 +83 +149
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 85 19 208
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.069% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.23% 1.03% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 11 126
10th Percentile £405 £313 £400
25th Percentile £469 £363 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £425 £525
Median % change year-on-year +20.59% -19.05% +6.06%
75th Percentile £631 £519 £625
90th Percentile £688 £560 £744
UK median daily rate £513 £425 £525
% change year-on-year +20.59% -19.05% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £13.00
Median % change year-on-year - +265.38% -25.39%
UK median hourly rate - £47.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +265.38% -25.39%

SAP ERP is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,811 1,841 5,586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 5.59% 6.64% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,471 1,195 3,428
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
25th Percentile £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £601 £588
90th Percentile £734 £713 £660
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 15 72
10th Percentile £17.75 £14.77 £12.23
25th Percentile £24.58 £38.38 £16.06
Median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £24.85
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +101.23% +10.43%
75th Percentile £63.00 £59.60 £53.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £62.03 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £48.75 £24.41
% change year-on-year -7.69% +99.73% +7.29%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP ERP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP ERP in England.

Daily rate trend for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP ERP in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP ERP in England.

Hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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 -190 28 £600 +20.00% 3
South East -65 22 £490 +22.50%
North of England -61 13 £450 -14.29% 3
Yorkshire - 12 £425 - 1
East of England - 4 £625 -
Midlands -77 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
North West -56 1 £650 +23.81% 1
SAP ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 85 (100.00%) SAP
1 85 (100.00%) ERP
2 43 (50.59%) Finance
3 23 (27.06%) Migration
3 23 (27.06%) Social Skills
4 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.00%) CRM
5 17 (20.00%) Azure
6 15 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 15 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 14 (16.47%) General Ledger
7 14 (16.47%) Revenue Management
7 14 (16.47%) SAP S/4HANA
8 11 (12.94%) Supply Chain Management
8 11 (12.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (12.94%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (11.76%) Project Delivery
9 10 (11.76%) Test Management
9 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 10 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (11.76%) Analytics
9 10 (11.76%) DevOps
10 9 (10.59%) iPaaS
10 9 (10.59%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (10.59%) SAP FSCM
10 9 (10.59%) Project Management
10 9 (10.59%) ABAP
10 9 (10.59%) Accounts Payable
11 8 (9.41%) Accounts Receivable

SAP ERP
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 (1.18%) Confluence
1 1 (1.18%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (16.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (10.59%) SAP FSCM
3 7 (8.24%) SAP FI
3 7 (8.24%) SAP PSCD
4 5 (5.88%) SAP CO
4 5 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (5.88%) SAP PP
5 4 (4.71%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 4 (4.71%) SAP Retail
5 4 (4.71%) SAP SD
6 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (3.53%) SAP IBP
6 3 (3.53%) SAP MDG
6 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (2.35%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (1.18%) SAP GRC
8 1 (1.18%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.18%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) Azure
2 11 (12.94%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (10.59%) iPaaS
4 6 (7.06%) SaaS
5 5 (5.88%) AWS
6 4 (4.71%) IaaS
6 4 (4.71%) PaaS
7 3 (3.53%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.18%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (1.18%) GCP
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (1.18%) Smartsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (8.24%) SAP BW
1 7 (8.24%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (3.53%) Power BI
3 2 (2.35%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.18%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) JIRA
1 1 (1.18%) NWDS
1 1 (1.18%) TestDirector
General
1 43 (50.59%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Social Skills
3 15 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 14 (16.47%) General Ledger
5 7 (8.24%) Manufacturing
6 5 (5.88%) Retail
7 4 (4.71%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (3.53%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.35%) Back Office
9 2 (2.35%) Czech Language
9 2 (2.35%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.18%) Billing
10 1 (1.18%) Law
10 1 (1.18%) Legal
10 1 (1.18%) Marketing
10 1 (1.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Consultant
2 25 (29.41%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (20.00%) Architect
4 12 (14.12%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (10.59%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.59%) SAP Architect
5 9 (10.59%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.24%) ERP Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) SAP Manager
8 5 (5.88%) ERP Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) SAP BW Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
8 5 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.71%) SAP FI Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) ADO
1 3 (3.53%) EDI
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.18%) IDoc
2 1 (1.18%) J2EE
2 1 (1.18%) LDAP
2 1 (1.18%) Middleware
2 1 (1.18%) RESTful
2 1 (1.18%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.18%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.18%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.18%) XML
2 1 (1.18%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.53%) Cloud Native
1 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.53%) Legacy Systems
1 3 (3.53%) PMI
1 3 (3.53%) Renewable Energy
2 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.18%) FMCG
3 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Robotics
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) ERP
2 23 (27.06%) Migration
3 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.00%) CRM
5 15 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 14 (16.47%) Revenue Management
7 11 (12.94%) Supply Chain Management
7 11 (12.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (11.76%) Analytics
8 10 (11.76%) DevOps
8 10 (11.76%) Project Delivery
8 10 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (11.76%) Test Management
8 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.59%) Accounts Payable
9 9 (10.59%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (10.59%) Project Management
10 8 (9.41%) Accounts Receivable
10 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.24%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.59%) ABAP
2 4 (4.71%) Java
3 3 (3.53%) C
4 2 (2.35%) SQL
5 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.18%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) CCA
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.88%) PMP
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.18%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) PMO
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
2 1 (1.18%) GxP
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Ansible
1 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.35%) Terraform
2 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.18%) MOM
2 1 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle
4 5 (5.88%) Workday
5 4 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.53%) Anaplan
6 3 (3.53%) BiZZdesign
6 3 (3.53%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.35%) Ariba
7 2 (2.35%) hybris
7 2 (2.35%) IFS
8 1 (1.18%) Databricks
8 1 (1.18%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) Infor
8 1 (1.18%) Kronos
8 1 (1.18%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.18%) PTC
8 1 (1.18%) Remedy
8 1 (1.18%) Tagetik
8 1 (1.18%) webMethods