Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 713 616 742
Rank change year-on-year -97 +126 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 158 222 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.65% 2.98% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 133 87
England median daily rate £520 £450 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -4.76% +11.18%
10th Percentile £400 £306 £305
90th Percentile £675 £750 £630
UK median daily rate £513 £450 £490
% change year-on-year +13.89% -8.16% +15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
England median hourly rate £33.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.33% - -
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year +83.33% - -

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 5,955 7,445 8,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.34% 8.20% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,491 4,455 4,952
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £295
90th Percentile £675 £650 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 97 92
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +14.37%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £66.00 £57.50 £85.21
UK median hourly rate £24.75 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +8.00% +11.11%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +28 64 £500 +25.00% 5
London -15 55 £570 +20.00% 6
North of England -43 18 £413 -0.60% 6
Yorkshire -12 11 £388 -13.89% 2
East of England -1 5 £531 +6.25% 6
South West -15 4 £438 -7.89% 1
North West -34 4 £600 +33.33% 3
Midlands -71 4 £500 +19.76% 8
North East -14 3 £406 +1.56% 1
West Midlands -26 3 £500 -4.76% 4
East Midlands -41 1 - - 4
SAP ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 158 (100.00%) SAP
1 158 (100.00%) ERP
2 71 (44.94%) Finance
3 31 (19.62%) SAP Data Services
4 28 (17.72%) CRM
5 27 (17.09%) Oracle
6 26 (16.46%) Master Data Management
7 23 (14.56%) SAP HANA
8 22 (13.92%) BusinessObjects
9 21 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (13.29%) SAP PSCD
9 21 (13.29%) Revenue Management
10 19 (12.03%) General Ledger
10 19 (12.03%) Telecoms
10 19 (12.03%) Project Management
10 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
11 18 (11.39%) CCA
11 18 (11.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (11.39%) SAP XI
11 18 (11.39%) Accounts Receivable
12 17 (10.76%) Accounts Payable
12 17 (10.76%) Logistics
12 17 (10.76%) webMethods
13 16 (10.13%) TOGAF
14 15 (9.49%) Manufacturing
14 15 (9.49%) SQL
14 15 (9.49%) DevOps
14 15 (9.49%) Identity Access Management
15 14 (8.86%) Analytics

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 8 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.80%) NetWeaver
3 5 (3.16%) Confluence
3 5 (3.16%) Liferay
3 5 (3.16%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.16%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) MTS
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.63%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (13.29%) SAP PSCD
2 12 (7.59%) SAP MM
3 11 (6.96%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (6.33%) SAP FI
4 10 (6.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (5.06%) SAP SD
6 7 (4.43%) SAP CRM
7 6 (3.80%) SAP FI-CA
8 5 (3.16%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (3.16%) SAP WM
9 4 (2.53%) SAP APO
9 4 (2.53%) SAP EWM
9 4 (2.53%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (2.53%) SAP MDM
10 3 (1.90%) SAP CO
10 3 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (1.27%) SAP BPC
11 2 (1.27%) SAP PP
11 2 (1.27%) SAP SRM
12 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.90%) Boomi
3 2 (1.27%) Office 365
3 2 (1.27%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.63%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.63%) G Suite
4 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.90%) RFID
3 2 (1.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) HTTP
4 1 (0.63%) MQTT
4 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.62%) SAP Data Services
2 23 (14.56%) SAP HANA
3 22 (13.92%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.70%) SAP BW
6 5 (3.16%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.53%) Big Data
7 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.27%) Power BI
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.63%) GIS
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (6.96%) JIRA
2 6 (3.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.80%) LSMW
3 5 (3.16%) SonarQube
4 3 (1.90%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.90%) JUnit
4 3 (1.90%) Selenium
5 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 71 (44.94%) Finance
2 19 (12.03%) General Ledger
2 19 (12.03%) Telecoms
3 18 (11.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (9.49%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.43%) Retail
6 5 (3.16%) Automotive
7 3 (1.90%) German Language
7 3 (1.90%) Legal
8 2 (1.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.63%) French Language
9 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (29.75%) Consultant
2 42 (26.58%) SAP Consultant
3 27 (17.09%) Architect
4 21 (13.29%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (11.39%) Analyst
6 17 (10.76%) SAP Manager
7 15 (9.49%) SAP Architect
8 14 (8.86%) SAP Analyst
9 11 (6.96%) Project Manager
9 11 (6.96%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.33%) ERP Manager
10 10 (6.33%) Identity Management Architect
11 9 (5.70%) Developer
12 8 (5.06%) SAP Project Manager
12 8 (5.06%) TOGAF Architect
13 7 (4.43%) Data Analyst
14 6 (3.80%) SAP Developer
14 6 (3.80%) SAP FI Consultant
15 5 (3.16%) ERP Project Manager
15 5 (3.16%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.39%) SAP XI
2 11 (6.96%) SAML
3 10 (6.33%) OAuth
3 10 (6.33%) RESTful
3 10 (6.33%) SailPoint
4 6 (3.80%) BAPI
5 5 (3.16%) Java EE
5 5 (3.16%) JAX-RS
5 5 (3.16%) JMS
5 5 (3.16%) JTA
5 5 (3.16%) Middleware
5 5 (3.16%) SAP PI
6 4 (2.53%) SAP ALE
6 4 (2.53%) XML
7 3 (1.90%) CSS
7 3 (1.90%) EDI
7 3 (1.90%) LDAP
7 3 (1.90%) Spring
7 3 (1.90%) XHTML
7 3 (1.90%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.70%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.53%) AS400
3 4 (2.53%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.53%) Life Science
4 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.90%) User Experience
5 2 (1.27%) FMCG
5 2 (1.27%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.63%) Blog
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.63%) LPAR
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.90%) Windows
2 2 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (0.63%) AIX
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.63%) SUSE
3 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (100.00%) ERP
2 28 (17.72%) CRM
3 26 (16.46%) Master Data Management
4 21 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.29%) Revenue Management
4 21 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.03%) Project Management
6 18 (11.39%) Accounts Receivable
7 17 (10.76%) Accounts Payable
7 17 (10.76%) Logistics
8 16 (10.13%) TOGAF
9 15 (9.49%) DevOps
9 15 (9.49%) Identity Access Management
10 14 (8.86%) Analytics
10 14 (8.86%) Migration
11 13 (8.23%) Business Analysis
11 13 (8.23%) Information Management
12 11 (6.96%) Data Management
12 11 (6.96%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.96%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.49%) SQL
2 10 (6.33%) ABAP
3 9 (5.70%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.06%) Java
5 4 (2.53%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.90%) C
7 1 (0.63%) C#
7 1 (0.63%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Go
7 1 (0.63%) Python
7 1 (0.63%) Ruby
7 1 (0.63%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.39%) CCA
2 13 (8.23%) Degree
3 10 (6.33%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (4.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.53%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.63%) ACCA
8 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.63%) CIMA
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.63%) MCSD
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.63%) PMP
8 1 (0.63%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (6.33%) COBIT
3 9 (5.70%) PMO
4 6 (3.80%) Data Quality
4 6 (3.80%) SLA
5 3 (1.90%) QA
6 2 (1.27%) GAAP
6 2 (1.27%) IFRS
7 1 (0.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (6.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (2.53%) HP ALM
3 3 (1.90%) MOM
3 3 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.63%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (17.09%) Oracle
3 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
4 17 (10.76%) webMethods
5 10 (6.33%) Ping Identity
6 6 (3.80%) Cloudera
7 5 (3.16%) HP
7 5 (3.16%) JD Edwards
8 4 (2.53%) hybris
8 4 (2.53%) Informatica
9 3 (1.90%) Dell
9 3 (1.90%) Remedy
10 2 (1.27%) Apple
10 2 (1.27%) Ariba
10 2 (1.27%) JDA
11 1 (0.63%) Google
11 1 (0.63%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.63%) VMware