Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 20 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 100 116 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.89% 7.50% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 14.46% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 64 40
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £450 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +0.70% -5.92%
10th Percentile £363 £200 £248
90th Percentile £614 £675 £600
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.61% +83.33% -7.69%
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £9.65
% change year-on-year +5.61% +70.98% -60.61%

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 800 802 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 55.10% 51.84% 48.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 387 355
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £182 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 57 39
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +20.69% -30.95%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.35 £43.90
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% -16.67%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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
Watford +1 13 £500 +17.65% 3
Hatfield -5 8 £563 +52.03% 2
Royston -1 3 £375 -2.72% 3
Stevenage -12 2 - -
St Albans - 2 £413 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £320 -
Letchworth - 1 - - 1
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 12 (12.00%) ERP
4 11 (11.00%) SAP MM
4 11 (11.00%) Migration
5 10 (10.00%) Project Management
5 10 (10.00%) SAP EWM
6 9 (9.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (8.00%) SAP FI
7 8 (8.00%) Oracle
8 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.00%) SAP SD
9 6 (6.00%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (6.00%) Data Migration
9 6 (6.00%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (6.00%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (5.00%) Functional Testing
10 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (5.00%) ABAP
10 5 (5.00%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.00%) SQL
11 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.00%) EDI
11 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.00%) SAP HR

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 1 (1.00%) CMS
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) SAP MM
2 10 (10.00%) SAP EWM
3 8 (8.00%) SAP FI
4 7 (7.00%) SAP SD
5 6 (6.00%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (4.00%) SAP ERP
6 4 (4.00%) SAP HR
6 4 (4.00%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (4.00%) SAP PP
7 3 (3.00%) SAP PM
8 2 (2.00%) SAP SCM
8 2 (2.00%) SAP SM
9 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (1.00%) HFM
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (1.00%) SAP BPC
9 1 (1.00%) SAP Business One
9 1 (1.00%) SAP CO
9 1 (1.00%) SAP GRC
9 1 (1.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) FTP
1 1 (1.00%) HTTP
1 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.00%) PowerCenter
2 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.00%) DB2
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.00%) Billing
4 2 (2.00%) Electronics
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (17.00%) Project Manager
2 15 (15.00%) Consultant
2 15 (15.00%) SAP Manager
3 12 (12.00%) Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) SAP Consultant
4 10 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (9.00%) SAP Project Manager
6 5 (5.00%) Administrator
6 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Developer
6 5 (5.00%) SAP Data Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Functional Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) Architect
8 3 (3.00%) Functional Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (3.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) EDI
2 3 (3.00%) XML
3 2 (2.00%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.00%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.00%) Flash
4 1 (1.00%) IDoc
4 1 (1.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.00%) FMCG
4 2 (2.00%) NHS
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (12.00%) ERP
3 11 (11.00%) Migration
4 10 (10.00%) Project Management
5 9 (9.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.00%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (6.00%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.00%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (5.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.00%) Change Management
9 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.00%) Order to Cash
9 4 (4.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (4.00%) Record to Report
9 4 (4.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) ABAP
2 4 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) GAAP
2 1 (1.00%) GDPR
2 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (8.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.00%) hybris
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.00%) IBM
3 2 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (1.00%) Ariba
4 1 (1.00%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.00%) JDA