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 3 months to 26 June 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.

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

SAP
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 38 57
Rank change year-on-year +23 +19  
Contract jobs citing SAP 67 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.44% 3.81% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 30.45% 7.69% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 18 5
Median daily rate £538 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.16% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £398 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -31.32% +31.65%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 220 234 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 50.69% 49.58% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 93 187
Median daily rate £500 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 63 31
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.86 £33.14 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Basildon - 5 £563 -
Colchester +14 2 £425 +203.57% 3
Chelmsford - 2 £538 -
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Essex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 78 (82.11%) Finance
2 77 (81.05%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (72.63%) Marketing
4 68 (71.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 68 (71.58%) Digital Marketing
4 68 (71.58%) Manufacturing
4 68 (71.58%) Electronics
4 68 (71.58%) Telecoms
4 68 (71.58%) Programme Management
5 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (66.32%) TDD
7 61 (64.21%) SOA
8 57 (60.00%) Middleware
9 46 (48.42%) Oracle
10 45 (47.37%) JSON
11 42 (44.21%) XML
12 40 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
13 37 (38.95%) XSLT
13 37 (38.95%) XPath
13 37 (38.95%) Swagger
14 35 (36.84%) Oracle Service Bus
14 35 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 35 (36.84%) WSO2
15 34 (35.79%) Apache Camel
15 34 (35.79%) Mule
15 34 (35.79%) Maven
15 34 (35.79%) WireMock
16 29 (30.53%) DevOps
17 28 (29.47%) Scrum
18 18 (18.95%) Opscode Chef

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 35 (36.84%) Oracle Service Bus
1 35 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 34 (35.79%) Mule
3 7 (7.37%) Skype for Business
4 6 (6.32%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.05%) Gentran
5 1 (1.05%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 68 (71.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (7.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (4.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (4.21%) Unica
4 3 (3.16%) SAP BPC
4 3 (3.16%) SAP CO
4 3 (3.16%) SAP FI
4 3 (3.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.11%) SAP MII
5 2 (2.11%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.05%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (1.05%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Office 365
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.32%) Yammer
4 4 (4.21%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.05%) IaaS
6 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) HTTP
1 2 (2.11%) Internet
1 2 (2.11%) SSL
1 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.05%) Skype
2 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.16%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.16%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.11%) MaxDB
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) GIS
Development Applications
1 34 (35.79%) Maven
2 17 (17.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.21%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.16%) Subversion
5 2 (2.11%) NWDI
6 1 (1.05%) JMeter
General
1 78 (82.11%) Finance
2 69 (72.63%) Marketing
3 68 (71.58%) Electronics
3 68 (71.58%) Manufacturing
3 68 (71.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.32%) Retail
5 5 (5.26%) Publishing
6 2 (2.11%) Local Government
7 1 (1.05%) Advertising
7 1 (1.05%) Automotive
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Billing
7 1 (1.05%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (44.21%) Developer
2 32 (33.68%) Agile Developer
2 32 (33.68%) SOA Developer
3 30 (31.58%) Integration Developer
4 16 (16.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (14.74%) Analyst
6 10 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Lead Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (6.32%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Scrum Master
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Agile Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
10 4 (4.21%) CRM Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Functional Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (60.00%) Middleware
2 45 (47.37%) JSON
3 42 (44.21%) XML
4 37 (38.95%) Swagger
4 37 (38.95%) XSLT
5 34 (35.79%) Apache Camel
5 34 (35.79%) WireMock
6 10 (10.53%) SOAP
7 9 (9.47%) Web Services
8 8 (8.42%) RESTful
9 6 (6.32%) COM
10 4 (4.21%) CSS
10 4 (4.21%) HTML
10 4 (4.21%) WSDL
10 4 (4.21%) XSD
11 3 (3.16%) JSON Schema
11 3 (3.16%) Play Framework
11 3 (3.16%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (3.16%) SAP Basis
12 1 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.16%) Replication
3 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Unix
3 5 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.11%) CentOS
5 2 (2.11%) Fedora
5 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (81.05%) Business Intelligence
2 68 (71.58%) Digital Marketing
2 68 (71.58%) Programme Management
3 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (66.32%) TDD
5 61 (64.21%) SOA
6 29 (30.53%) DevOps
7 28 (29.47%) Scrum
8 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (17.89%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.42%) Coaching
11 7 (7.37%) CRM
11 7 (7.37%) Migration
12 6 (6.32%) Case Management
12 6 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (6.32%) Data Management
12 6 (6.32%) Document Management
12 6 (6.32%) Kanban
13 5 (5.26%) Open Source
13 5 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) XPath
2 15 (15.79%) Java
3 7 (7.37%) SQL
4 4 (4.21%) Groovy
4 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.21%) PHP
5 3 (3.16%) Ruby
6 2 (2.11%) ABAP
6 2 (2.11%) Perl
6 2 (2.11%) Python
6 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) BC Cleared
1 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.11%) CCA
2 2 (2.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) CISA
3 1 (1.05%) CISM
3 1 (1.05%) CISSP
3 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.05%) PMP
3 1 (1.05%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) GDPR
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (18.95%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (17.89%) Puppet
3 3 (3.16%) Ansible
4 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Oracle
2 35 (36.84%) WSO2
3 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.32%) Infor
4 6 (6.32%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.21%) Adobe
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) Sybase
7 1 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco
7 1 (1.05%) IBM
7 1 (1.05%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (1.05%) webMethods
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