The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP XI 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 Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 587 583
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4  
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 16 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.055% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 11
Median daily rate £431 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.69% -35.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £456
% change year-on-year -0.24% -12.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP XI is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13198 13943 13266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.72% 28.22% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9161 9785 8712
Median daily rate £425 £410 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 209 174
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £12.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

SAP XI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP XI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP XI in England

SAP XI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP XI in England

SAP XI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP XI in England

SAP XI
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 XI 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
South East +9 7 - - 1
London +26 5 £431 +32.69% 4
East of England 0 1 - -
SAP XI
UK

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

1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (48.78%) CRM
2 20 (48.78%) Finance
3 19 (46.34%) BusinessObjects
4 17 (41.46%) SAP BW
5 16 (39.02%) CCA
5 16 (39.02%) ERP
5 16 (39.02%) Telecoms
5 16 (39.02%) webMethods
5 16 (39.02%) Data Management
5 16 (39.02%) General Ledger
5 16 (39.02%) SAP ERP
5 16 (39.02%) Test Management
5 16 (39.02%) SAP PSCD
5 16 (39.02%) Revenue Management
5 16 (39.02%) SAP Data Services
5 16 (39.02%) Master Data Management
6 11 (26.83%) ABAP
7 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
7 10 (24.39%) Process Improvement
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
8 7 (17.07%) Change Management
8 7 (17.07%) Java
9 6 (14.63%) SAP PP
9 6 (14.63%) SAP MII
9 6 (14.63%) SAP PI
9 6 (14.63%) Business Process Improvement
9 6 (14.63%) SAP PP-PI
9 6 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Analysis

SAP XI
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 5 (12.20%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (39.02%) SAP ERP
1 16 (39.02%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (14.63%) SAP MII
2 6 (14.63%) SAP PP
2 6 (14.63%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (2.44%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.44%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (2.44%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) FTP
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (41.46%) SAP BW
3 16 (39.02%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (12.20%) SAP HANA
5 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (4.88%) OLAP
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) General Ledger
2 16 (39.02%) Telecoms
3 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.32%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Consultant
1 19 (46.34%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) SAP Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) SAP PP Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) SAP PP Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) SAP Developer
6 4 (9.76%) ABAP Developer
7 3 (7.32%) ABAP Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) SAP Integration Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) SAP PI Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) SAP PI
2 5 (12.20%) SAP Basis
3 3 (7.32%) BAPI
3 3 (7.32%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (4.88%) JDBC
4 2 (4.88%) JMS
5 1 (2.44%) EDI
5 1 (2.44%) EDIFACT
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) CRM
2 16 (39.02%) Data Management
2 16 (39.02%) ERP
2 16 (39.02%) Master Data Management
2 16 (39.02%) Revenue Management
2 16 (39.02%) Test Management
3 10 (24.39%) Process Improvement
4 7 (17.07%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 6 (14.63%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (14.63%) Business Process Modelling
5 6 (14.63%) Defect Management
5 6 (14.63%) Feasibility Study
5 6 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) System Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) ABAP
2 7 (17.07%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) CCA
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (39.02%) webMethods
3 5 (12.20%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £525 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 14 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 12 days ago