Period
to 21 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 560 717 667
Rank change year-on-year +157 -50 +74
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 210 151 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.73% 2.51% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 84 127
England median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £360 £375 £352
90th Percentile £739 £668 £750
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
England median hourly rate £13.50 £37.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.51% +138.71% -24.39%
10th Percentile £11.25 £16.21 £15.25
90th Percentile £26.38 £59.38 £22.15
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £37.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -63.51% +138.71% -24.39%

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 5,631 6,023 7,831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.42% 6.33% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,383 3,587 4,753
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £669 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 83 78
England median hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.73 £12.43
90th Percentile £64.63 £69.95 £64.67
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.83% - -4.61%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +112 67 £500 +5.26% 3
South East +40 55 £575 +17.95% 4
Midlands +66 25 £525 +16.67% 4
East of England +44 20 £525 +10.53% 2
South West +10 17 £750 +71.43% 1
North of England +24 14 £500 -4.76% 2
West Midlands +47 12 £525 +18.31% 3
East Midlands +37 11 £363 -27.50% 1
North West +17 11 £500 -18.70% 2
Yorkshire +28 3 £475 +22.58%
SAP ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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.

1 210 (100.00%) SAP
1 210 (100.00%) ERP
2 66 (31.43%) Finance
3 39 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (17.62%) Manufacturing
5 32 (15.24%) Migration
5 32 (15.24%) CRM
6 27 (12.86%) Project Management
7 26 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (12.38%) Project Delivery
8 25 (11.90%) Azure
8 25 (11.90%) Logistics
9 24 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 24 (11.43%) Dynamics 365
10 23 (10.95%) SAP S/4HANA
10 23 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
11 21 (10.00%) SAP HANA
12 19 (9.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 18 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
13 18 (8.57%) Data Structures
14 16 (7.62%) Power BI
14 16 (7.62%) Power Platform
14 16 (7.62%) Data Migration
15 15 (7.14%) Accounts Payable
16 14 (6.67%) SaaS
16 14 (6.67%) Accounts Receivable
16 14 (6.67%) Ariba
16 14 (6.67%) Data Modelling
16 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Office

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 11 (5.24%) NetWeaver
2 7 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) SAP EP
Applications
1 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.48%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (10.95%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (5.71%) SAP EWM
4 11 (5.24%) SAP FI
4 11 (5.24%) SAP WM
5 10 (4.76%) SAP PP
5 10 (4.76%) SAP PSCD
6 7 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (2.86%) SAP FI-CA
7 6 (2.86%) SAP QM
7 6 (2.86%) SAP SRM
8 5 (2.38%) SAP Business One
9 4 (1.90%) SAP CO
9 4 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (1.43%) SAP PLM
11 2 (0.95%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 2 (0.95%) SAP MDG
11 2 (0.95%) SAP SD
12 1 (0.48%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.90%) Azure
2 24 (11.43%) Dynamics 365
3 16 (7.62%) Power Platform
4 14 (6.67%) SaaS
5 9 (4.29%) SuccessFactors
6 8 (3.81%) PaaS
7 7 (3.33%) AWS
8 5 (2.38%) Office 365
9 2 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 2 (0.95%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.29%) RFID
2 1 (0.48%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 21 (10.00%) SAP HANA
2 16 (7.62%) Power BI
3 12 (5.71%) SAP BW
4 11 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (5.24%) SAP Data Services
5 10 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (2.38%) MS Access
6 5 (2.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.90%) Big Data
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.43%) DB2
9 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.95%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.95%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.86%) JIRA
2 5 (2.38%) HP UFT
2 5 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.43%) Selenium
4 1 (0.48%) LSMW
General
1 66 (31.43%) Finance
2 37 (17.62%) Manufacturing
3 19 (9.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (6.19%) General Ledger
4 13 (6.19%) Public Sector
5 10 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.29%) Retail
7 4 (1.90%) Banking
8 3 (1.43%) Billing
8 3 (1.43%) French Language
8 3 (1.43%) German Language
8 3 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.43%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.43%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.95%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (23.81%) Consultant
2 45 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (16.67%) SAP Manager
4 33 (15.71%) Architect
5 24 (11.43%) Analyst
6 19 (9.05%) Project Manager
7 16 (7.62%) ERP Architect
7 16 (7.62%) Functional Consultant
8 15 (7.14%) ERP Manager
8 15 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 15 (7.14%) Test Manager
9 12 (5.71%) SAP Analyst
9 12 (5.71%) SAP Architect
10 10 (4.76%) Data Analyst
10 10 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
10 10 (4.76%) Senior Manager
11 9 (4.29%) SAP Test Manager
11 9 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.81%) SAP FI Consultant
12 8 (3.81%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.76%) SAP XI
2 6 (2.86%) .NET
2 6 (2.86%) Web Services
3 5 (2.38%) BAPI
4 3 (1.43%) .NET Core
4 3 (1.43%) ADO
4 3 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.43%) DAO
4 3 (1.43%) Node.js
4 3 (1.43%) ODBC
4 3 (1.43%) React
4 3 (1.43%) SAP Core Interface
4 3 (1.43%) WebSockets
5 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.95%) IDoc
5 2 (0.95%) JSON
5 2 (0.95%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.95%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.57%) Data Structures
2 13 (6.19%) Life Science
3 11 (5.24%) FMCG
4 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.76%) e-Learning
5 7 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.43%) AS400
7 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.48%) Mashup
9 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.43%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (100.00%) ERP
2 39 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (15.24%) CRM
3 32 (15.24%) Migration
4 27 (12.86%) Project Management
5 26 (12.38%) Project Delivery
5 26 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (11.90%) Logistics
7 23 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (7.62%) Data Migration
9 15 (7.14%) Accounts Payable
10 14 (6.67%) Accounts Receivable
10 14 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 13 (6.19%) Change Management
12 12 (5.71%) Master Data Management
12 12 (5.71%) PRINCE2
12 12 (5.71%) Test Strategy
13 11 (5.24%) DevOps
13 11 (5.24%) Strategic Roadmap
13 11 (5.24%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.33%) SQL
2 4 (1.90%) ABAP
2 4 (1.90%) Java
3 3 (1.43%) C#
3 3 (1.43%) Python
3 3 (1.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.43%) VBA
4 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (4.76%) CCA
1 10 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
2 9 (4.29%) Degree
3 5 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.43%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.48%) HND
6 1 (0.48%) ISEB
6 1 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.48%) PMP
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.95%) COBIT
3 2 (0.95%) GxP
3 2 (0.95%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) GAMP
4 1 (0.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) NIST
4 1 (0.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) MOM
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 210 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.67%) Ariba
4 11 (5.24%) Oracle
5 10 (4.76%) webMethods
5 10 (4.76%) Workday
6 9 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (4.29%) Tableau
7 8 (3.81%) Concur
8 3 (1.43%) MAPICS
8 3 (1.43%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.95%) FIS
9 2 (0.95%) Informatica
10 1 (0.48%) Citrix
10 1 (0.48%) HP
10 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.48%) Ping Identity
10 1 (0.48%) Remedy
10 1 (0.48%) VMware
10 1 (0.48%) YouTube