Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 October 2018 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 27 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 101 93 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.36% 6.16% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 12.02% 12.70% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 53 24
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £440 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.66% -9.07%
10th Percentile £260 £153 £205
90th Percentile £624 £663 £488
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £425
% change year-on-year +2.44% +20.59% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% - -
East of England median hourly rate £22.00 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +69.23% - -

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 840 732 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.86% 48.51% 52.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 359 388
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.74% +7.47% -6.25%
10th Percentile £170 £205 £213
90th Percentile £550 £575 £516
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 60 33
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.65 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.01% +7.44% -25.96%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.85 £8.45
90th Percentile £44.35 £46.05 £42.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -19.51%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Hertfordshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Hertfordshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Hertfordshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Hertfordshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in Hertfordshire

SAP
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Watford +5 21 £506 +19.12% 2
Stevenage -11 6 £313 -21.88% 3
Royston -1 4 £375 +38.89% 2
Hatfield -11 4 £588 +422.22% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £102 -
Hertford +3 1 £438 +66.67%
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 24 (23.76%) Finance
2 19 (18.81%) ERP
3 12 (11.88%) Oracle
4 10 (9.90%) SaaS
5 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.91%) Retail
6 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing
6 8 (7.92%) CMS
6 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.92%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (6.93%) Content Management
7 7 (6.93%) SAP EWM
7 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (6.93%) EPoS
7 7 (6.93%) Change Management
7 7 (6.93%) Data Management
7 7 (6.93%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.94%) Project Management
8 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (5.94%) Data Extraction
9 5 (4.95%) Data Architecture
9 5 (4.95%) SAP ERP
9 5 (4.95%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.95%) Logistics
9 5 (4.95%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (4.95%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (4.95%) Data Quality

SAP
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.92%) CMS
2 2 (1.98%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) SAP EWM
2 5 (4.95%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.95%) SAP ERP
3 4 (3.96%) SAP FI
3 4 (3.96%) SAP PP
4 2 (1.98%) BPCS
4 2 (1.98%) Movex
4 2 (1.98%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.98%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.98%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.98%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.98%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.98%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.99%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.99%) SAP LE
5 1 (0.99%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.99%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) SaaS
2 3 (2.97%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.98%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) VoIP
2 1 (0.99%) DHCP
2 1 (0.99%) DNS
2 1 (0.99%) Skype
2 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.96%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.99%) dBASE
4 1 (0.99%) IDOL
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.99%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 24 (23.76%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Retail
3 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.99%) Billing
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (19.80%) Project Manager
2 17 (16.83%) SAP Manager
3 16 (15.84%) Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) Consultant
5 12 (11.88%) SAP Consultant
6 10 (9.90%) Architect
6 10 (9.90%) SAP Project Manager
7 9 (8.91%) Data Analyst
8 8 (7.92%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.94%) SAP Data Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.96%) Developer
12 4 (3.96%) ERP Manager
12 4 (3.96%) ERP Project Manager
13 3 (2.97%) Functional Analyst
13 3 (2.97%) IT Manager
13 3 (2.97%) SAP Architect
13 3 (2.97%) SAP Functional Analyst
13 3 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) EDI
1 3 (2.97%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.99%) .NET
3 1 (0.99%) Flash
3 1 (0.99%) REST
3 1 (0.99%) SOAP
3 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (6.93%) EPoS
2 5 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.98%) FMCG
4 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) NHS
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) ERP
2 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (7.92%) SAP Implementation
4 7 (6.93%) Change Management
4 7 (6.93%) Content Management
4 7 (6.93%) Data Management
4 7 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (5.94%) Data Extraction
5 6 (5.94%) Project Management
5 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.95%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.95%) Data Architecture
6 5 (4.95%) ETL
6 5 (4.95%) Logistics
6 5 (4.95%) Migration
6 5 (4.95%) Order to Cash
6 5 (4.95%) Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (4.95%) Programme Governance
7 4 (3.96%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.97%) ABAP
2 1 (0.99%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.99%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) ACCA
2 1 (0.99%) CIMA
2 1 (0.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.96%) SLA
3 2 (1.98%) PMO
4 1 (0.99%) GAAP
4 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.99%) QA
4 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.96%) Informatica
3 4 (3.96%) Remedy
4 2 (1.98%) Embarcadero
5 1 (0.99%) 3PAR
5 1 (0.99%) Citrix
5 1 (0.99%) Concur
5 1 (0.99%) hybris
5 1 (0.99%) iManage
5 1 (0.99%) JDA
5 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.99%) VMware