Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 24 18
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 128 77 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.83% 6.24% 6.82%
As % of the Vendors category 16.82% 13.46% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 38 30
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £453 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.50% +8.38% -9.73%
10th Percentile £219 £218 £320
90th Percentile £638 £551 £488
East of England median daily rate £525 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +243.75% -53.62%
10th Percentile £12.89 £10.72 £7.24
90th Percentile £44.00 £33.35 £11.90
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year +78.57% +75.00% -76.30%

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 761 572 658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.48% 46.39% 49.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 301 324
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £176 £195 £256
90th Percentile £550 £553 £534
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 48 36
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +7.03% -15.33%
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.47 £7.93
90th Percentile £41.00 £44.13 £39.13
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -3.03% -17.50%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +2 30 £506 +10.05% 3
Hatfield 0 16 £408 +1.88% 4
Hemel Hempstead -1 15 £475 -10.38% 3
Royston -6 6 - - 2
Stevenage -11 4 £350 -
St Albans - 1 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 27 (21.09%) Finance
2 18 (14.06%) Oracle
3 17 (13.28%) ERP
4 14 (10.94%) Manufacturing
4 14 (10.94%) Migration
4 14 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.94%) Retail
4 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (8.59%) SAP FI
7 11 (8.59%) Logistics
8 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
8 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (7.03%) PRINCE2
9 9 (7.03%) Windows
9 9 (7.03%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (7.03%) CMS
9 9 (7.03%) Content Management
9 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (7.03%) SaaS
9 9 (7.03%) 3PAR
10 8 (6.25%) Order to Cash
10 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
10 8 (6.25%) SAP PI
10 8 (6.25%) Change Management
10 8 (6.25%) Project Management
10 8 (6.25%) Control-M
11 7 (5.47%) EPoS
11 7 (5.47%) ETL

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 9 (7.03%) CMS
2 2 (1.56%) JBoss
2 2 (1.56%) Jupyter
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.78%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.78%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (8.59%) SAP FI
2 5 (3.91%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.91%) SAP CO
2 5 (3.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (3.91%) SAP MM
3 4 (3.13%) SAP CS
3 4 (3.13%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.34%) SAP WM
4 3 (2.34%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (1.56%) BPCS
5 2 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (1.56%) Movex
5 2 (1.56%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (1.56%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.56%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (1.56%) SAP PP
5 2 (1.56%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.78%) iTrent
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.78%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) Skype
1 2 (1.56%) VoIP
2 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (2.34%) GIS
3 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.56%) Looker
4 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.56%) MySQL
4 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) OLTP
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 27 (21.09%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Manufacturing
2 14 (10.94%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Banking
3 2 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (22.66%) Consultant
2 23 (17.97%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (14.84%) Analyst
4 15 (11.72%) Architect
5 14 (10.94%) Project Manager
5 14 (10.94%) SAP Manager
6 12 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.81%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) SAP MM Consultant
9 7 (5.47%) SAP Project Manager
10 6 (4.69%) SAP FI Consultant
11 5 (3.91%) Trainer
12 4 (3.13%) Coordinator
12 4 (3.13%) Developer
12 4 (3.13%) Migration Consultant
12 4 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
12 4 (3.13%) Service Manager
12 4 (3.13%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) SAP PI
2 4 (3.13%) EDI
2 4 (3.13%) Middleware
3 3 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.56%) CSS
4 2 (1.56%) HTML
4 2 (1.56%) J2EE
4 2 (1.56%) JMS
4 2 (1.56%) Kafka
4 2 (1.56%) Node.js
4 2 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.56%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.78%) cXML
5 1 (0.78%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.78%) REST
5 1 (0.78%) SAP Core Interface
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
5 1 (0.78%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) EPoS
3 4 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.56%) Clustering
4 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.56%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.56%) FMCG
4 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.56%) PMI
4 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
2 6 (4.69%) AIX
3 4 (3.13%) Linux
4 2 (1.56%) CentOS
4 2 (1.56%) Fedora
4 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.28%) ERP
2 14 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.94%) Migration
3 13 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (8.59%) Logistics
6 9 (7.03%) Content Management
6 9 (7.03%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.25%) Change Management
7 8 (6.25%) Order to Cash
7 8 (6.25%) Project Management
8 7 (5.47%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.47%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.47%) ETL
9 6 (4.69%) Business Transformation
9 6 (4.69%) Process Improvement
9 6 (4.69%) Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (4.69%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.69%) Java
2 4 (3.13%) SQL
3 3 (2.34%) ABAP
4 2 (1.56%) BeanShell
4 2 (1.56%) C++
4 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.56%) Python
4 2 (1.56%) R
4 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.78%) C
5 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.34%) Degree
5 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ACCA
6 1 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.91%) QA
3 4 (3.13%) SLA
4 2 (1.56%) GDPR
4 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) Control-M
2 7 (5.47%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.78%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) Oracle
2 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.03%) 3PAR
4 7 (5.47%) Concur
5 6 (4.69%) IBM
6 4 (3.13%) Informatica
6 4 (3.13%) Remedy
7 3 (2.34%) Embarcadero
7 3 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.34%) VMware
8 2 (1.56%) Capita
8 2 (1.56%) Cognos
8 2 (1.56%) Google
8 2 (1.56%) hybris
8 2 (1.56%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (1.56%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.56%) webMethods
8 2 (1.56%) WSO2