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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK / England
Rank 495 520 505
Rank change year-on-year +25 -15  
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 79 93 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.24% 2.39% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 44
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £334 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £640 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £469
% change year-on-year - -9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

SAP ERP is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3526 3899 4175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.55% 7.95% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2164 2390 2438
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £9.90 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £63.16 £60.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
East Midlands +17 28 £500 +32.45% 1
South East +12 18 £438 +2.94% 3
London +19 17 £525 -4.54% 3
North West +31 4 £456 +51.83% 1
East of England -10 3 £375 -9.09% 4
West Midlands - 3 £300 - 1
South West +2 1 £338 +35.00% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
SAP ERP
UK

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 137 (100.00%) SAP
1 137 (100.00%) ERP
2 50 (36.50%) Finance
3 43 (31.39%) SAP BW
4 26 (18.98%) CRM
5 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (18.25%) BusinessObjects
6 24 (17.52%) Security Cleared
7 20 (14.60%) Oracle
8 19 (13.87%) SC Cleared
9 17 (12.41%) Project Management
9 17 (12.41%) Data Management
9 17 (12.41%) SAP Implementation
10 16 (11.68%) Test Management
10 16 (11.68%) Manufacturing
10 16 (11.68%) Telecoms
10 16 (11.68%) Migration
10 16 (11.68%) webMethods
10 16 (11.68%) SAP Data Services
10 16 (11.68%) Master Data Management
11 15 (10.95%) CCA
11 15 (10.95%) SAP XI
11 15 (10.95%) SAP PSCD
11 15 (10.95%) Revenue Management
11 15 (10.95%) General Ledger
12 13 (9.49%) Logistics
13 12 (8.76%) Data Migration
13 12 (8.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.76%) Sun

SAP ERP
Top Related 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 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.73%) CMS
3 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS Project
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.19%) MS Office
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.95%) SAP PSCD
2 11 (8.03%) SAP HR
3 10 (7.30%) SAP CRM
4 9 (6.57%) SAP SD
5 8 (5.84%) SAP GRC
6 5 (3.65%) SAP FI
6 5 (3.65%) SAP MM
7 4 (2.92%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (2.19%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (1.46%) Primavera
9 2 (1.46%) SAP APO
9 2 (1.46%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.46%) SAP CAR
9 2 (1.46%) SAP EHS
9 2 (1.46%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.73%) SAP EWM
10 1 (0.73%) SAP FI-AA
10 1 (0.73%) SAP FI-CA
10 1 (0.73%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.84%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (4.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.73%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.73%) G Suite
3 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) Intranet
2 1 (0.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.73%) FTP
2 1 (0.73%) IPsec
2 1 (0.73%) LAN
2 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.39%) SAP BW
2 25 (18.25%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (11.68%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (3.65%) SAP HANA
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.46%) Lumira
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.73%) MySQL
10 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.73%) QlikView
10 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) LSMW
2 1 (0.73%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.73%) Selenium
General
1 50 (36.50%) Finance
2 16 (11.68%) Manufacturing
2 16 (11.68%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.95%) General Ledger
4 9 (6.57%) Marketing
4 9 (6.57%) Retail
5 7 (5.11%) Billing
6 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.73%) Electronics
8 1 (0.73%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (30.66%) Consultant
2 29 (21.17%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (14.60%) SAP Manager
4 19 (13.87%) Analyst
4 19 (13.87%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.49%) SAP Project Manager
6 12 (8.76%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (8.03%) ERP Manager
7 11 (8.03%) Solaris Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) Architect
8 9 (6.57%) ERP Analyst
8 9 (6.57%) SAP Architect
8 9 (6.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.57%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.38%) Business Manager
9 6 (4.38%) ERP Project Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Technical Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.95%) SAP XI
2 9 (6.57%) Web Services
3 7 (5.11%) HTML
3 7 (5.11%) Silverlight
4 3 (2.19%) BAPI
4 3 (2.19%) SAP Basis
4 3 (2.19%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (2.19%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (2.19%) XML
5 2 (1.46%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.46%) SAP CO-PA
6 1 (0.73%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.73%) SAP TM
6 1 (0.73%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.73%) SOAP
6 1 (0.73%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.73%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.65%) FMCG
4 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.46%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.46%) PMI
5 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.76%) Solaris
2 2 (1.46%) Linux
3 1 (0.73%) Unix
3 1 (0.73%) Windows
3 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (100.00%) ERP
2 26 (18.98%) CRM
3 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (12.41%) Data Management
4 17 (12.41%) Project Management
4 17 (12.41%) SAP Implementation
5 16 (11.68%) Master Data Management
5 16 (11.68%) Migration
5 16 (11.68%) Test Management
6 15 (10.95%) Revenue Management
7 13 (9.49%) Logistics
8 12 (8.76%) Data Migration
8 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.30%) Service Management
10 9 (6.57%) Change Management
10 9 (6.57%) Data Mapping
10 9 (6.57%) Integration Testing
11 8 (5.84%) Analytics
11 8 (5.84%) Data Modelling
11 8 (5.84%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.76%) ABAP
2 7 (5.11%) SQL
3 1 (0.73%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 24 (17.52%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.87%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.95%) CCA
4 10 (7.30%) Degree
5 3 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.73%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.73%) CCNA
7 1 (0.73%) CCNP
7 1 (0.73%) CISA
7 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.73%) CISM
7 1 (0.73%) CISSP
7 1 (0.73%) MCSE
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.73%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) PMO
2 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) GAMP
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Ansible
1 1 (0.73%) Nagios
1 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (14.60%) Oracle
3 16 (11.68%) webMethods
4 12 (8.76%) Sun
4 12 (8.76%) Veritas
5 7 (5.11%) Ariba
5 7 (5.11%) Concur
5 7 (5.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.92%) Cognos
6 4 (2.92%) Tableau
7 3 (2.19%) hybris
8 2 (1.46%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.46%) Netezza
8 2 (1.46%) Northgate
8 2 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.73%) Google
9 1 (0.73%) HP
9 1 (0.73%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.73%) IBM
9 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
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