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 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.

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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 39 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Contract jobs citing SAP 12 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.61% 2.66% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 6.52% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 11
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -7.89%  

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 Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 156 184 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 46.99% 40.80% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 91 97
Median daily rate £320 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £526 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 14
Median hourly rate £39.13 £12.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.04% -70.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £42.35 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 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 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
Gloucester +1 4 £450 +42.85% 2
Cirencester - 1 £400 -
SAP
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 32 (94.12%) Manufacturing
2 31 (91.18%) Electronics
2 31 (91.18%) Telecoms
2 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 31 (91.18%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (91.18%) Programme Management
2 31 (91.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 31 (91.18%) Marketing
2 31 (91.18%) Digital Marketing
3 20 (58.82%) Java
4 16 (47.06%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (41.18%) XML
6 13 (38.24%) Spring
6 13 (38.24%) JSON
6 13 (38.24%) Apache Camel
7 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (35.29%) Spring Integration
7 12 (35.29%) Mule ESB
7 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
7 12 (35.29%) Integration Testing
7 12 (35.29%) Mule
7 12 (35.29%) JPA
7 12 (35.29%) MVC
7 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 11 (32.35%) Scrum
8 11 (32.35%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
8 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
9 10 (29.41%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 12 (35.29%) Mule
1 12 (35.29%) Mule ESB
2 4 (11.76%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (91.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (29.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SSH
1 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.94%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
2 5 (14.71%) Maven
3 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.82%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.94%) Ant
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (94.12%) Manufacturing
2 31 (91.18%) Electronics
2 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 31 (91.18%) Marketing
2 31 (91.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Integration Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Database Architect
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Logistics Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Logistics Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) XML
2 13 (38.24%) Apache Camel
2 13 (38.24%) JSON
2 13 (38.24%) Spring
3 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 12 (35.29%) JPA
3 12 (35.29%) Spring Integration
3 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
4 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
4 11 (32.35%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (23.53%) Backbone.js
5 8 (23.53%) Ember.js
6 6 (17.65%) Web Services
7 5 (14.71%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) J2EE
8 3 (8.82%) Java EE
8 3 (8.82%) REST
8 3 (8.82%) RESTful
9 2 (5.88%) CSS
9 2 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Wiki
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) CentOS
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Business Intelligence
1 31 (91.18%) Digital Marketing
1 31 (91.18%) Programme Management
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) Integration Testing
3 12 (35.29%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.82%) ETL
8 3 (8.82%) Kanban
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) OO
9 2 (5.88%) OOD
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) Ruby
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft