The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP R/3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP R/3 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP R/3
UK / England
Rank 560 605 591
Rank change year-on-year +45 -14  
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 6 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.020% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.17% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Median daily rate £325 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.57% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £395 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £496 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £475 £575
% change year-on-year -31.57% -17.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 -

SAP R/3 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 3522 3902 4228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.50% 7.95% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2162 2392 2476
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 43 44 39
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 £15.78 £9.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £63.16 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP R/3
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP R/3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP R/3 in England

SAP R/3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP R/3 in England

SAP R/3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP R/3 in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP R/3 in England

SAP R/3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP R/3 in England

SAP R/3
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 R/3 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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 +32 3 £326 -22.55% 2
South East +7 1 £500 +5.26%
West Midlands - 1 £275 -
East of England - 1 £325 - 2
SAP R/3
UK

SAP R/3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Advertising
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) SAP GRC
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Security
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Business One
5 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
5 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
6 1 (8.33%) OpenText
6 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) EDIFACT
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

SAP R/3
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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP GRC
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Business One
2 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (8.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Manager
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Security Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
6 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Security Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
1 1 (8.33%) EDIFACT
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XBRL
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Security
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) Basel III
2 1 (8.33%) FINREP
2 1 (8.33%) PMBOK
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Concur
3 1 (8.33%) hybris
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) OpenText
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
London
Washington Frank
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