The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 22 April 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.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.27% -
As % of the Business Applications category 3.85% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £514 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +20.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 - £35.00

SAP SD is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 52 76 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 8.83% 10.20% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 36
Median daily rate £419 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.51% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £265 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £421 £420
% change year-on-year +7.01% +0.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 £44.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.36% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.50 £29.17
% change year-on-year +67.86% -22.85%  

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing SAP SD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in Hertfordshire

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in Hertfordshire

SAP SD
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 April 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
Hatfield -8 2 £463 +8.82%
SAP SD
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Order to Cash
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

SAP SD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Application Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Order to Cash
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP