Period
to 21 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 35 37
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP 114 63 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.51% 4.53% 4.54%
As % of the Vendors category 14.50% 9.29% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 40 42
Hertfordshire median daily rate £456 £444 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -5.81% -0.84%
10th Percentile £200 £224 £326
90th Percentile £675 £600 £650
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.05 £9.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.19% -10.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £12.99 £9.00 £8.40
90th Percentile £27.38 £9.00 £32.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £9.65 £35.00
% change year-on-year +70.98% -72.43% +118.75%

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 786 678 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 51.78% 48.78% 53.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 355 362
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £395 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -4.53% +10.33%
10th Percentile £200 £205 £210
90th Percentile £577 £537 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 68
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -30.95% +37.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.70 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.38 £44.05 £41.25
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £21.01
% change year-on-year -7.04% -15.50% +10.55%

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 January 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 January 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 January 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
Hatfield +7 20 £370 -9.20% 3
Watford -4 20 £388 -8.82% 4
Hemel Hempstead -4 9 £415 -14.87% 1
Royston +3 6 £386 -14.33% 1
Stevenage - 6 £375 - 3
Hertford - 1 £263 - 1
SAP
East of England

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

1 20 (17.54%) Migration
2 19 (16.67%) Finance
3 16 (14.04%) Project Management
4 15 (13.16%) Windows
5 14 (12.28%) Oracle
5 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.28%) SAP CO
5 14 (12.28%) SAP PI
6 12 (10.53%) SAP FI
7 11 (9.65%) Manufacturing
8 10 (8.77%) SQL
8 10 (8.77%) ERP
8 10 (8.77%) 3PAR
8 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database
8 10 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.89%) Data Migration
9 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 9 (7.89%) Control-M
9 9 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (7.02%) ITIL
10 8 (7.02%) SC Cleared
10 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
11 7 (6.14%) SAP Implementation
11 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (5.26%) CRM
12 6 (5.26%) Ariba
12 6 (5.26%) XSLT
12 6 (5.26%) AIX

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 4 (3.51%) CMS
2 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (12.28%) SAP CO
2 12 (10.53%) SAP FI
3 9 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.63%) Primavera
4 3 (2.63%) SAP Business One
4 3 (2.63%) SAP PP
4 3 (2.63%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.75%) iTrent
5 2 (1.75%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.75%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (1.75%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.75%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.75%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.75%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (1.75%) SAP MM
5 2 (1.75%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.75%) SAP SRM
5 2 (1.75%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.75%) Boomi
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) Internet
1 2 (1.75%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.39%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.39%) SAP HANA
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.75%) OLTP
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (9.65%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.51%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (26.32%) Consultant
2 25 (21.93%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (8.77%) SAP Manager
4 9 (7.89%) Administrator
4 9 (7.89%) Architect
4 9 (7.89%) Developer
4 9 (7.89%) SAP CO Consultant
5 8 (7.02%) Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.14%) SAP FI Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) SAP Architect
7 6 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Migration Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) SAP Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.51%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (3.51%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.28%) SAP PI
2 6 (5.26%) XSLT
3 5 (4.39%) SOAP
3 5 (4.39%) Web Services
4 4 (3.51%) XML
5 3 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (1.75%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (1.75%) J2EE
6 2 (1.75%) JSON
6 2 (1.75%) Middleware
6 2 (1.75%) RESTful
6 2 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.88%) Ajax
7 1 (0.88%) CSS
7 1 (0.88%) HTML
7 1 (0.88%) HTML5
7 1 (0.88%) REST
7 1 (0.88%) Worklight
7 1 (0.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.51%) Clustering
4 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.63%) FMCG
6 2 (1.75%) DataPower
6 2 (1.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.88%) PMI
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Windows
2 6 (5.26%) AIX
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.75%) Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Android
5 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.54%) Migration
2 16 (14.04%) Project Management
3 10 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (8.77%) ERP
4 9 (7.89%) Data Migration
4 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2
4 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.02%) ITIL
6 7 (6.14%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (5.26%) CRM
8 5 (4.39%) Content Management
8 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.39%) Operations Management
8 5 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.51%) Business Transformation
9 4 (3.51%) Change Management
9 4 (3.51%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.51%) Time Management
9 4 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.77%) SQL
2 6 (5.26%) Java
3 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.63%) C
5 2 (1.75%) BeanShell
5 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.75%) XQuery
6 1 (0.88%) ABAP
6 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) IFRS
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Control-M
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
1 14 (12.28%) Oracle
2 10 (8.77%) 3PAR
3 6 (5.26%) Ariba
4 5 (4.39%) IBM
5 4 (3.51%) VMware
6 2 (1.75%) Dell
6 2 (1.75%) hybris
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.88%) Concur
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow