Period
to 19 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 19 October 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 61 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 -24 +22
Contract jobs citing SAP 18 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.13% 1.16% 4.73%
As % of the Vendors category 5.45% 2.63% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 17
Gloucestershire median daily rate £500 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.05% -6.67%
10th Percentile £140 £413 £199
90th Percentile £610 £600 £515
South West median daily rate £513 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £14.50

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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 330 304 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.05% 44.19% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 183 116
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +25.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £265 £185
90th Percentile £575 £563 £475
South West median daily rate £440 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +3.53% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 25 19
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +154.29% +17.57%
10th Percentile £18.81 £11.85 £10.13
90th Percentile £60.00 £51.00 £50.75
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% +45.45%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Gloucestershire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Gloucestershire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Gloucestershire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Gloucestershire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Gloucester +16 7 £538 -10.42% 1
Cheltenham -11 5 £500 - 3
SAP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Electronics
1 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 9 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
1 9 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) Test Management
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) HP ALM
5 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 4 (22.22%) Psychology
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (22.22%) OCP
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (22.22%) SAP Certification
5 4 (22.22%) HP UFT

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (16.67%) PTC Creo
2 3 (16.67%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (50.00%) Electronics
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
1 9 (50.00%) Public Sector
1 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Illustrator
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Animation
1 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
1 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 4 (22.22%) Psychology
3 4 (22.22%) Test Management
3 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) CAD
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) BPMN
5 1 (5.56%) BPR
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java 8
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) MCP
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) OCP
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (22.22%) SAP Certification
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP ALM
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe