Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 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 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 698 599 686
Rank change year-on-year -99 +87 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 146 199 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.40% 2.90% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 121 69
England median daily rate £525 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +0.53% +11.18%
10th Percentile £379 £305 £340
90th Percentile £675 £650 £605
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £473
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
England median hourly rate £38.00 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -34.55% -
10th Percentile £17.25 £15.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £45.63 £37.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £38.00 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +111.11% -34.55% -

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 6,083 6,858 7,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.65% 8.13% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,591 4,004 4,677
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £638 £606
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 98 91
England median hourly rate £25.50 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.39% +10.91% +27.52%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.65 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £26.75 £33.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -20.15% +21.82% +22.22%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in England

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in England over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 June 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 +3 62 £475 +11.76% 5
London -35 53 £590 +18.00% 2
North of England -25 9 £630 +34.40% 6
North West -20 8 £630 +26.00% 2
Midlands -87 7 £413 -4.07%
East of England +1 5 £531 -29.17% 1
West Midlands -20 5 £413 +37.50%
East Midlands -66 2 - -
South West -2 1 £385 -14.44% 1
Yorkshire -24 1 - - 3
SAP ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) SAP
1 146 (100.00%) ERP
2 80 (54.79%) Finance
3 35 (23.97%) CRM
4 33 (22.60%) SAP Data Services
5 31 (21.23%) Master Data Management
6 27 (18.49%) BusinessObjects
7 26 (17.81%) Oracle
7 26 (17.81%) Telecoms
7 26 (17.81%) Revenue Management
8 25 (17.12%) SAP PSCD
8 25 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (15.75%) webMethods
9 23 (15.75%) SAP XI
9 23 (15.75%) General Ledger
10 22 (15.07%) CCA
10 22 (15.07%) Accounts Payable
10 22 (15.07%) Accounts Receivable
11 21 (14.38%) SAP HANA
12 19 (13.01%) Project Management
12 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
13 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (11.64%) TOGAF
14 17 (11.64%) Analytics
15 16 (10.96%) Identity Access Management
15 16 (10.96%) Business Analysis
15 16 (10.96%) Logistics
16 15 (10.27%) Degree
16 15 (10.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (10.27%) Management Information System

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 7 (4.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.11%) NetWeaver
3 5 (3.42%) Liferay
3 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.42%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.68%) MTS
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.68%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (17.12%) SAP PSCD
2 12 (8.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (6.16%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (5.48%) SAP CRM
5 7 (4.79%) SAP FI
5 7 (4.79%) SAP MM
5 7 (4.79%) SAP SD
6 6 (4.11%) SAP APO
7 5 (3.42%) SAP BPC
7 5 (3.42%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (3.42%) SAP WM
8 4 (2.74%) SAP EWM
8 4 (2.74%) SAP FI-CA
9 3 (2.05%) SAP MDM
10 2 (1.37%) SAP CO
10 2 (1.37%) SAP ECC
10 2 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (1.37%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 2 (1.37%) SAP SRM
11 1 (0.68%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.37%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (1.37%) Boomi
3 2 (1.37%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.68%) G Suite
4 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.05%) RFID
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.60%) SAP Data Services
2 27 (18.49%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (14.38%) SAP HANA
4 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
5 11 (7.53%) SAP BW
6 7 (4.79%) Data Lake
7 6 (4.11%) Big Data
8 4 (2.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.68%) MS Access
11 1 (0.68%) MySQL
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.68%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.42%) LSMW
2 5 (3.42%) SonarQube
3 4 (2.74%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 80 (54.79%) Finance
2 26 (17.81%) Telecoms
3 23 (15.75%) General Ledger
4 15 (10.27%) Manufacturing
4 15 (10.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.74%) Automotive
6 3 (2.05%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.05%) German Language
6 3 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (2.05%) Retail
7 2 (1.37%) Billing
7 2 (1.37%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Local Government
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (36.99%) Consultant
2 51 (34.93%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (17.81%) Architect
4 20 (13.70%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (11.64%) SAP Manager
6 13 (8.90%) ERP Manager
6 13 (8.90%) SAP Architect
7 11 (7.53%) Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Identity Management Architect
8 9 (6.16%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.16%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.48%) TOGAF Architect
10 7 (4.79%) Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Management Consultant
10 7 (4.79%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) SAP Project Manager
11 6 (4.11%) Data Analyst
11 6 (4.11%) IT Manager
12 5 (3.42%) Change Manager
12 5 (3.42%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.75%) SAP XI
2 12 (8.22%) SAML
3 11 (7.53%) OAuth
3 11 (7.53%) RESTful
3 11 (7.53%) SailPoint
4 5 (3.42%) BAPI
4 5 (3.42%) Java EE
4 5 (3.42%) JAX-RS
4 5 (3.42%) JMS
4 5 (3.42%) JTA
5 4 (2.74%) Middleware
5 4 (2.74%) XML
6 3 (2.05%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.37%) IDoc
7 2 (1.37%) LDAP
7 2 (1.37%) SAP ALE
7 2 (1.37%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.37%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.68%) EDI
8 1 (0.68%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.48%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.74%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.74%) Life Science
4 3 (2.05%) AS400
4 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.37%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.37%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Blog
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) AIX
2 1 (0.68%) Android
2 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) SUSE
2 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) ERP
2 35 (23.97%) CRM
3 31 (21.23%) Master Data Management
4 26 (17.81%) Revenue Management
5 25 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (15.07%) Accounts Payable
6 22 (15.07%) Accounts Receivable
7 19 (13.01%) Project Management
8 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (11.64%) Analytics
9 17 (11.64%) TOGAF
10 16 (10.96%) Business Analysis
10 16 (10.96%) Identity Access Management
10 16 (10.96%) Logistics
11 14 (9.59%) Change Management
11 14 (9.59%) DevOps
12 13 (8.90%) Information Management
13 12 (8.22%) Software Engineering
13 12 (8.22%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (7.53%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.90%) SQL
2 6 (4.11%) ABAP
2 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.42%) Java
4 4 (2.74%) C
5 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.37%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.68%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) Go
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (15.07%) CCA
2 15 (10.27%) Degree
3 11 (7.53%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.74%) CIMA
5 4 (2.74%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.74%) PMP
5 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.05%) ACCA
6 3 (2.05%) APMG
7 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.68%) MCSD
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.68%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (8.22%) COBIT
3 6 (4.11%) PMO
4 5 (3.42%) Data Quality
5 4 (2.74%) SLA
6 1 (0.68%) GAAP
6 1 (0.68%) GDPR
6 1 (0.68%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (2.05%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.37%) MOM
3 2 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.68%) Nagios
4 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 146 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (17.81%) Oracle
3 23 (15.75%) webMethods
4 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.53%) Ping Identity
6 4 (2.74%) HP
7 3 (2.05%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.05%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.37%) Dell
8 2 (1.37%) Remedy
8 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) Ariba
9 1 (0.68%) Concur
9 1 (0.68%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.68%) Informatica
9 1 (0.68%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.68%) VMware