Period
to 27 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 27 January 2021 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 27 23
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 15 34 102
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Essex 4.34% 6.36% 10.89%
As % of the Vendors category 9.26% 16.83% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 93
Median daily rate £570 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £311 £350 £419
90th Percentile £600 £588 £600
East of England median daily rate £445 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -1.11% -14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
East of England median hourly rate £11.99 £11.78 £17.43
% change year-on-year +1.78% -32.40% +18.38%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 162 202 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 46.82% 37.76% 55.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 129 313
Median daily rate £413 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £157 £185 £272
90th Percentile £550 £588 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £428
% change year-on-year - -6.43% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 27
Median hourly rate £23.63 £19.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £22.60 £20.23
Median hourly rate £22.42 £17.30 £16.63
% change year-on-year +29.60% +4.06% +0.76%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Essex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in Essex.

Daily rate trend for SAP in Essex

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in Essex over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in Essex

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in Essex.

Hourly rate trend for SAP in Essex

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Essex region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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
Basildon - 8 £300 -
Southend-on-Sea -1 1 £330 -4.35% 1
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (40.00%) User Stories
2 6 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (26.67%) hybris
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (20.00%) French Language
4 3 (20.00%) German Language
4 3 (20.00%) Italian Language
4 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (20.00%) Office 365
4 3 (20.00%) Concur
4 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (20.00%) Ariba
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) CMS
4 3 (20.00%) B2B
4 3 (20.00%) B2C
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 3 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (13.33%) Data Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) RDBMS

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (20.00%) CMS
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (13.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (13.33%) SAP PM
2 2 (13.33%) SAP PP
2 2 (13.33%) SAP QM
2 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (6.67%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
2 1 (6.67%) PowerCenter
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) French Language
1 3 (20.00%) German Language
1 3 (20.00%) Italian Language
1 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Change Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Communications Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (13.33%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 6 (40.00%) User Stories
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) B2B
3 3 (20.00%) B2C
3 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Data Security
4 2 (13.33%) Data Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Gathering
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) hybris
2 3 (20.00%) Ariba
2 3 (20.00%) Concur
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica