The median contractor rate for a SAP Support was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Support
UK / England
Rank 542 578 556
Rank change year-on-year +36 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 32 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.078% 0.071% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.075% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 22
Median daily rate £375 £365 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -8.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £260 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £394 £395
% change year-on-year -11.11% -0.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £66.25 -
% change year-on-year -33.96% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39117 46709 45844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.22% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25478 30619 28162
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1457 1852
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SAP Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SAP Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Support in England

SAP Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Support in England

SAP Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Support in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Support in England

SAP Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Support in England

SAP Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Support in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP Support in England

SAP Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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 9 £463 +32.14%
South East +26 4 £325 -22.61% 3
East of England -10 4 £400 +6.31%
South West - 4 £208 - 2
North West - 3 £225 -
Yorkshire +15 1 £375 -9.09% 1
East Midlands -1 1 £375 -
SAP Support
UK

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, SAP Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SAP Support in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (37.70%) Finance
3 20 (32.79%) SAP FI
4 19 (31.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (31.15%) SAP CO
5 11 (18.03%) ERP
6 8 (13.11%) ITIL
7 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
7 6 (9.84%) SAP BW
7 6 (9.84%) MS Office
7 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
7 6 (9.84%) SAP SD
8 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (8.20%) Migration
8 5 (8.20%) Windows
8 5 (8.20%) Oracle
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
8 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
8 5 (8.20%) CRM
8 5 (8.20%) Logistics
8 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
8 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.20%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
9 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008

SAP Support Skill Set
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 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Office
2 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (32.79%) SAP FI
2 19 (31.15%) SAP CO
2 19 (31.15%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (9.84%) SAP SD
4 4 (6.56%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (6.56%) SAP HR
5 3 (4.92%) SAP HCM
6 2 (3.28%) SAP BPC
6 2 (3.28%) SAP CRM
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (1.64%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.64%) SAP EWM
7 1 (1.64%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (1.64%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (1.64%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.64%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.64%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (1.64%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.64%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SAP BW
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.56%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.28%) German Language
3 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) EDI
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.64%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
1 1 (1.64%) FMCG
1 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
1 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ERP
2 8 (13.11%) ITIL
3 5 (8.20%) CRM
3 5 (8.20%) Logistics
3 5 (8.20%) Migration
3 5 (8.20%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (4.92%) Project Management
4 3 (4.92%) Record to Report
4 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.28%) Change Management
5 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.28%) Data Conversion
5 2 (3.28%) Data Entry
5 2 (3.28%) Data Management
5 2 (3.28%) Master Data Management
5 2 (3.28%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (3.28%) Order to Cash
5 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) ABAP
2 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) CCA
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.92%) PMO
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 4 (6.56%) Pegasus
4 4 (6.56%) QAD
4 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) Concur
5 1 (1.64%) Lotus
5 1 (1.64%) OpenText
5 1 (1.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow