Period
to 19 May 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 May 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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 +11
Contract jobs citing SAP 22 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.88% 4.47% 4.50%
As % of the Vendors category 6.41% 10.73% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 30
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.13% +0.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £438 £354 £362
90th Percentile £633 £534 £500
South West median daily rate £500 £415 £417
% change year-on-year +20.48% -0.42% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £48.75 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - £33.00

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 343 233 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 44.84% 41.68% 43.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 114 209
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.25% +5.33% -1.96%
10th Percentile £300 £248 £140
90th Percentile £566 £563 £513
South West median daily rate £440 £398 £388
% change year-on-year +10.69% +2.58% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 21 27
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.38% +82.89% -15.38%
10th Percentile £11.66 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £17.62 £38.50
% change year-on-year +127.01% -54.23% +50.98%

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 May 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 May 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 +14 10 £525 +19.66% 2
Cheltenham -15 8 £510 +22.89% 1
Filton - 1 - -
SAP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) DV Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (40.91%) Programme Management
4 9 (40.91%) Electronics
4 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (40.91%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (40.91%) Marketing
5 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) VB
7 6 (27.27%) C
7 6 (27.27%) MCP
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (27.27%) OCP
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (27.27%) SAP Certification
7 6 (27.27%) HP UFT
7 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
7 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Psychology
7 6 (27.27%) Test Management
7 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center

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 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) HP UFT
1 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.55%) Babel
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.55%) webpack
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Electronics
2 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
2 9 (40.91%) Marketing
2 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Military
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) Django
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (40.91%) Programme Management
2 6 (27.27%) Defect Management
2 6 (27.27%) Psychology
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Test Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) MODAF
3 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Neural Network
5 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C
3 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 6 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) Java 8
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) DV Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) MCP
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (27.27%) OCP
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (27.27%) SAP Certification
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) HP ALM
1 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) HP
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft