Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 475 623 725
Rank change year-on-year +148 +102 -114
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 46 198 150
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.94% 3.45% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 104 71
Median daily rate £495 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £348 £368 £400
90th Percentile £636 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £495 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -5.71% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 £12.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +280.00% -69.51% +127.78%
10th Percentile £46.25 £10.50 £19.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £13.50 £45.25
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £12.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +280.00% -69.51% +127.78%

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 2,375 5,743 6,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.60% 6.91% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,438 3,531 3,613
Median daily rate £515 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.64% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £715 £650 £665
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 98
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +36.36% -18.85%
10th Percentile £22.64 £11.25 £11.54
90th Percentile £52.25 £63.75 £58.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year +3.70% +37.76% -27.41%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +139 20 £475 -20.00%
London +146 18 £533 +6.50% 2
Midlands +74 5 £470 -10.48%
East Midlands +54 5 £470 +70.91%
South West +88 2 £550 -21.43%
North of England +113 1 £525 +7.69% 1
North West +74 1 £525 - 1
SAP ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 46 (100.00%) SAP
1 46 (100.00%) ERP
2 20 (43.48%) Finance
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.74%) Azure
4 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (21.74%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (19.57%) SAP PSCD
5 9 (19.57%) Scrum
5 9 (19.57%) CRM
6 7 (15.22%) General Ledger
6 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) Master Data Management
6 7 (15.22%) Accounts Payable
6 7 (15.22%) Accounts Receivable
7 6 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (10.87%) Back Office
8 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (10.87%) CCA
8 5 (10.87%) webMethods
8 5 (10.87%) ABAP
8 5 (10.87%) SAP XI
8 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Revenue Management
8 5 (10.87%) Use Case
8 5 (10.87%) Coaching

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 4 (8.70%) CMS
1 4 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.17%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (21.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (19.57%) SAP PSCD
3 4 (8.70%) SAP MM
4 3 (6.52%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 3 (6.52%) SAP SD
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (4.35%) SAP MDG
5 2 (4.35%) SAP SRM
6 1 (2.17%) Data Workbench
6 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (2.17%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.17%) SAP EWM
6 1 (2.17%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (2.17%) SAP MDM
6 1 (2.17%) SAP PLM
6 1 (2.17%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Azure
2 2 (4.35%) AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) iPaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Logic Apps
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.17%) PowerApps
3 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.35%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Postman
2 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.17%) LSMW
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) General Ledger
3 5 (10.87%) Back Office
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (6.52%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
6 2 (4.35%) German Language
7 1 (2.17%) Billing
7 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.17%) Japanese Language
7 1 (2.17%) Legal
7 1 (2.17%) Local Government
7 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.17%) Marketing
7 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
1 8 (17.39%) Consultant
1 8 (17.39%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (13.04%) Architect
2 6 (13.04%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) SAP Architect
4 4 (8.70%) SAP Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Scrum Master
5 3 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) SAP MM Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.35%) SAP CO Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SAP FI Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SAP FI Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SAP MM Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SAP SD Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) SAP XI
2 3 (6.52%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) EDI
3 2 (4.35%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) IDoc
4 1 (2.17%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.17%) React
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) SAP ALE
4 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) ERP
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) CRM
3 9 (19.57%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) Accounts Payable
4 7 (15.22%) Accounts Receivable
4 7 (15.22%) Analytics
4 7 (15.22%) Master Data Management
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) Coaching
5 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
5 5 (10.87%) Revenue Management
5 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.87%) Use Case
6 4 (8.70%) Backlog Management
6 4 (8.70%) BPR
6 4 (8.70%) Decision-Making
6 4 (8.70%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) ABAP
2 4 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) CCA
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ACCA
3 1 (2.17%) CIMA
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) webMethods
4 4 (8.70%) Ariba
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) Callidus
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) Informatica
6 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.17%) UiPath