The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP Implementation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Implementation over the 3 months to 28 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.

SAP Implementation
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 497 536 450
Rank change year-on-year +39 -86  
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 86 78 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.19% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 90
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £386 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £563 £525
% change year-on-year -15.55% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 £82.00
% change year-on-year - -19.20%  

SAP Implementation is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34656 40979 39244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.30% 82.95% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23008 27240 24713
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1004 1153
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +32.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £48.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

SAP Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP Implementation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Implementation in England

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Implementation in England

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Implementation in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Implementation in England

SAP Implementation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Implementation in England

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +25 20 £525 +10.52%
South East +21 15 £463 +2.77% 2
North West +17 14 £475 -18.27% 5
South West +4 9 £438 -16.66% 1
West Midlands +16 7 £550 -4.34%
Midlands - 5 £450 -
East of England -3 2 £725 - 2
Yorkshire +13 1 £425 -29.16% 1
East Midlands -12 1 £400 -11.11%
North East - 1 - - 1
SAP Implementation
UK

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 185 (100.00%) SAP
2 59 (31.89%) Finance
3 41 (22.16%) Retail
4 38 (20.54%) ERP
5 33 (17.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 30 (16.22%) Project Management
7 28 (15.14%) SAP BW
8 25 (13.51%) SAP CO
8 25 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (12.43%) SAP FI
10 22 (11.89%) SAP FI/CO
10 22 (11.89%) Migration
11 21 (11.35%) Change Management
12 20 (10.81%) Procure-to-Pay
13 17 (9.19%) Manufacturing
13 17 (9.19%) SAP ERP
13 17 (9.19%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (8.65%) Data Migration
14 16 (8.65%) SAP GRC
15 15 (8.11%) SuccessFactors
15 15 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (7.03%) Banking
16 13 (7.03%) SAP FSCM
17 12 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (6.49%) SAP Basis
18 11 (5.95%) OpenText VIM for SAP
19 10 (5.41%) Concur
19 10 (5.41%) MS Excel
19 10 (5.41%) SAP HR
20 9 (4.86%) NetWeaver

SAP Implementation
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 9 (4.86%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.78%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.24%) MS Office
4 5 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (13.51%) SAP CO
2 23 (12.43%) SAP FI
3 22 (11.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (9.19%) SAP ERP
5 16 (8.65%) SAP GRC
6 13 (7.03%) SAP FSCM
7 11 (5.95%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 10 (5.41%) SAP HR
9 9 (4.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (3.78%) SAP BPC
10 7 (3.78%) SAP MM
10 7 (3.78%) SAP S/4HANA
11 6 (3.24%) SAP APO
12 5 (2.70%) SAP PM
12 5 (2.70%) SAP SD
12 5 (2.70%) SAP SRM
13 4 (2.16%) SAP CAR
13 4 (2.16%) SAP MDG
13 4 (2.16%) SAP MDM
13 4 (2.16%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.11%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (3.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.14%) SAP BW
2 9 (4.86%) SAP HANA
3 6 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (2.16%) DB2
5 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.08%) Lumira
6 1 (0.54%) MS Access
6 1 (0.54%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.62%) LSMW
2 1 (0.54%) eCATT
General
1 59 (31.89%) Finance
2 41 (22.16%) Retail
3 33 (17.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (9.19%) Manufacturing
5 13 (7.03%) Banking
6 6 (3.24%) Legal
7 5 (2.70%) Billing
8 4 (2.16%) Back Office
8 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) German Language
9 1 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (26.49%) Consultant
1 49 (26.49%) SAP Consultant
2 40 (21.62%) SAP Manager
3 24 (12.97%) Analyst
4 20 (10.81%) Project Manager
5 18 (9.73%) SAP Project Manager
6 15 (8.11%) Architect
6 15 (8.11%) SAP Analyst
6 15 (8.11%) SAP Architect
7 13 (7.03%) Change Manager
8 12 (6.49%) SAP CO Consultant
8 12 (6.49%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (5.41%) SAP FI Consultant
9 10 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 9 (4.86%) SAP Change Manager
11 7 (3.78%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.78%) Implementation Consultant
11 7 (3.78%) SAP Implementation Consultant
12 5 (2.70%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.49%) SAP Basis
2 3 (1.62%) SAP ALE
2 3 (1.62%) SAP TM
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (0.54%) BAPI
4 1 (0.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.54%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.54%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.32%) Life Science
3 6 (3.24%) Learning Management System
3 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.16%) Clustering
5 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.62%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.54%) FMCG
6 1 (0.54%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.54%) ERP
2 30 (16.22%) Project Management
3 25 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (11.89%) Migration
5 21 (11.35%) Change Management
6 20 (10.81%) Procure-to-Pay
7 17 (9.19%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (8.65%) Data Migration
9 15 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.86%) Order to Cash
10 9 (4.86%) Process Improvement
10 9 (4.86%) SAP Security
10 9 (4.86%) Test Scripting
11 8 (4.32%) Logistics
12 7 (3.78%) Change Control
12 7 (3.78%) ITIL
12 7 (3.78%) Workflow
13 6 (3.24%) PRINCE2
13 6 (3.24%) Service Management
13 6 (3.24%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.32%) Java
2 6 (3.24%) ABAP
3 2 (1.08%) SQL
4 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.08%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) IIBA
3 1 (0.54%) ISEB
3 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.54%) PMP
3 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.16%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.16%) PMO
3 3 (1.62%) QA
4 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.54%) GMP
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 185 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (5.41%) Concur
3 9 (4.86%) Ariba
4 5 (2.70%) HP
4 5 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.16%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.62%) hybris
7 2 (1.08%) Adobe
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle
8 1 (0.54%) Informatica
8 1 (0.54%) Sage
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