Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 17 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +31
Contract jobs citing SAP 67 132 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.52% 13.21% 16.57%
As % of the Vendors category 16.88% 24.81% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 118 111
Essex median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £450 £525 £425
90th Percentile £600 £600 £619
East of England median daily rate £500 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £12.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £10.64 £27.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -61.33% +96.43% +64.71%

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 397 532 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 50.51% 53.25% 53.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 332 321
Essex median daily rate £450 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +7.89% +35.71%
10th Percentile £254 £219 £265
90th Percentile £550 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £448 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.29% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 24
Essex median hourly rate £14.13 £26.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.47% +68.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £12.25 £15.75 £10.40
90th Percentile £16.25 £46.60 £37.13
East of England median hourly rate £16.10 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -2.42% +4.76% -4.55%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Essex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Essex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Essex over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Essex

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor 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 17 August 2019. 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
Southend-on-Sea -1 3 £425 -29.17%
Basildon -4 2 - -
Harlow - 2 £450 -
Chelmsford +3 1 £525 +7.69% 1
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 56 (83.58%) Programme Management
2 55 (82.09%) Electronics
2 55 (82.09%) Telecoms
2 55 (82.09%) Finance
2 55 (82.09%) Manufacturing
2 55 (82.09%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (82.09%) Marketing
2 55 (82.09%) Digital Marketing
3 53 (79.10%) TDD
4 52 (77.61%) SOA
4 52 (77.61%) Oracle
4 52 (77.61%) SOAP
4 52 (77.61%) Web Services
4 52 (77.61%) RESTful
5 50 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (71.64%) Middleware
6 48 (71.64%) Java
6 48 (71.64%) Mule
6 48 (71.64%) WSO2
6 48 (71.64%) Apache Camel
7 47 (70.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 47 (70.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 41 (61.19%) Greenfield Project
9 38 (56.72%) Java 8
10 30 (44.78%) Talend
11 23 (34.33%) XML
12 14 (20.90%) JSON
13 13 (19.40%) XPath
13 13 (19.40%) Swagger
13 13 (19.40%) XSLT

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 48 (71.64%) Mule
2 47 (70.15%) Oracle Service Bus
2 47 (70.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.46%) Confluence
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) BrowserStack
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (7.46%) MySQL
1 5 (7.46%) Pentaho
1 5 (7.46%) PowerCenter
1 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
1 5 (7.46%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (5.97%) Data Mart
2 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Maven
2 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (82.09%) Electronics
1 55 (82.09%) Finance
1 55 (82.09%) Manufacturing
1 55 (82.09%) Marketing
1 55 (82.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 48 (71.64%) Java Developer
3 45 (67.16%) Senior Developer
3 45 (67.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Integration Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Data Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) SOA Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Product Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Product Owner
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Product Owner
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Designer
9 1 (1.49%) CRM Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (77.61%) RESTful
1 52 (77.61%) SOAP
1 52 (77.61%) Web Services
2 48 (71.64%) Apache Camel
2 48 (71.64%) Middleware
3 23 (34.33%) XML
4 14 (20.90%) JSON
5 13 (19.40%) Swagger
5 13 (19.40%) WireMock
5 13 (19.40%) XSLT
6 8 (11.94%) Lambda Expressions
7 5 (7.46%) JDBC
7 5 (7.46%) Kafka
8 4 (5.97%) REST
9 3 (4.48%) Spring
9 3 (4.48%) Spring Integration
10 1 (1.49%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (61.19%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Programme Management
2 55 (82.09%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (82.09%) Digital Marketing
3 53 (79.10%) TDD
4 52 (77.61%) SOA
5 50 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.45%) Scrum
7 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) ERP
8 4 (5.97%) Coaching
8 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Data Management
8 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.97%) Data Security
8 4 (5.97%) Data Strategy
8 4 (5.97%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (5.97%) ETL
8 4 (5.97%) Product Roadmap
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Sequence Diagram
Programming Languages
1 48 (71.64%) Java
2 38 (56.72%) Java 8
3 13 (19.40%) XPath
4 1 (1.49%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) Java 9
4 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) PMO
2 1 (1.49%) COSHH
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 52 (77.61%) Oracle
2 48 (71.64%) WSO2
3 30 (44.78%) Talend
4 5 (7.46%) Informatica
5 2 (2.99%) Ariba
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Concur