Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Support was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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.

SAP Support
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 770 764 771
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7 -5
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 56 55 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.062% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.065% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 49
England median daily rate £363 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% -4.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £211 £195 £258
90th Percentile £497 £419 £525
UK median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +118.75% -9.86%
UK median hourly rate - £60.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +275.00% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 86,123 84,539 94,129
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.77% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,769 55,671 60,919
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,512 2,900 3,587
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.75
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

SAP Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured SAP Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Support in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 6 months to 21 January 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
London -44 16 £425 +21.43% 6
North of England +54 13 £338 - 2
South East -12 13 £281 -3.02%
North West +13 7 £300 -11.11% 1
Midlands +11 6 £550 +83.33% 3
East Midlands +5 5 - - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £468 - 1
East of England -8 3 - - 1
South West +2 2 - - 1
North East - 2 £225 -
SAP Support
UK

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 56 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (25.00%) Finance
3 12 (21.43%) hybris
3 12 (21.43%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (17.86%) ERP
5 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.07%) ITIL
5 9 (16.07%) Java
6 8 (14.29%) ABAP
6 8 (14.29%) SAP MM
6 8 (14.29%) SAP HR
6 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (14.29%) Marketing
7 7 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (10.71%) Data Management
9 5 (8.93%) OO
9 5 (8.93%) Record to Report
10 4 (7.14%) J2EE
10 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.14%) SAP SD
10 4 (7.14%) SAP FI
10 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.14%) Spring
10 4 (7.14%) SAP ERP
10 4 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (5.36%) People Management
11 3 (5.36%) SAP Portal
11 3 (5.36%) HTML5
11 3 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
11 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing

SAP Support Skill Set
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 3 (5.36%) SAP EP
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.79%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (21.43%) SAP Hybris
2 8 (14.29%) SAP HR
2 8 (14.29%) SAP MM
3 4 (7.14%) SAP ERP
3 4 (7.14%) SAP FI
3 4 (7.14%) SAP SD
4 3 (5.36%) SAP CO
4 3 (5.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (3.57%) SAP Business One
5 2 (3.57%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (3.57%) SAP HCM
5 2 (3.57%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (3.57%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.79%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.79%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.79%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) LSMW
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Arabic Language
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) J2EE
1 4 (7.14%) Spring
2 3 (5.36%) CSS
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
2 3 (5.36%) HTML5
2 3 (5.36%) Middleware
3 2 (3.57%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (3.57%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.79%) EDI
4 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.79%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Infotainment
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) ERP
2 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
2 9 (16.07%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Data Management
4 5 (8.93%) OO
4 5 (8.93%) Record to Report
5 4 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.36%) Content Development
6 3 (5.36%) CRM
6 3 (5.36%) Escalation Management
6 3 (5.36%) Order to Cash
6 3 (5.36%) People Management
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Test Management
7 2 (3.57%) Ticket Management
8 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) Java
2 8 (14.29%) ABAP
3 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ACCA
2 1 (1.79%) CIMA
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (21.43%) hybris
3 3 (5.36%) Ariba
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow