Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 35 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 86 61 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.54% 4.42% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 11.00% 8.40% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 52
Hertfordshire median daily rate £440 £420 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -6.15% -5.79%
10th Percentile £178 £204 £300
90th Percentile £670 £486 £598
East of England median daily rate £513 £425 £465
% change year-on-year +20.59% -8.60% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £14.25
10th Percentile £12.56 - £9.65
90th Percentile £17.18 - £32.03
East of England median hourly rate £13.00 £10.30 £26.75
% change year-on-year +26.21% -61.50% +16.30%

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 782 726 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.42% 52.57% 52.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 392 400
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £378 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -7.93% +13.10%
10th Percentile £184 £216 £214
90th Percentile £575 £500 £575
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 36 82
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.90% -30.95% +35.48%
10th Percentile £11.42 £9.20 £8.78
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.84 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -1.20%

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 19 November 2017.

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
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 19 November 2017. 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 17 £388 -10.14%
Hatfield +5 16 £200 -52.94% 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 7 £420 -5.33% 2
Royston +3 5 £386 -14.33% 1
Stevenage - 5 £400 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Hertford - 1 £263 -
SAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.63%) SAP CO
3 10 (11.63%) ERP
4 9 (10.47%) SQL
4 9 (10.47%) SAP FI
4 9 (10.47%) Project Management
4 9 (10.47%) Migration
5 8 (9.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (8.14%) Oracle
6 7 (8.14%) ITIL
6 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.98%) XSLT
7 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.81%) Validation
8 5 (5.81%) Change Management
8 5 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (5.81%) Ariba
8 5 (5.81%) CRM
8 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.81%) Java
8 5 (5.81%) SOAP
8 5 (5.81%) Web Services
8 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared

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 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) SAP CO
2 9 (10.47%) SAP FI
3 8 (9.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (4.65%) SAP WM
5 3 (3.49%) SAP HR
5 3 (3.49%) SAP MM
5 3 (3.49%) SAP SRM
6 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (2.33%) SAP Business One
6 2 (2.33%) SAP HCM
6 2 (2.33%) SAP PM
6 2 (2.33%) SAP PP
6 2 (2.33%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.16%) Maximo
7 1 (1.16%) Primavera
7 1 (1.16%) SAP LE
7 1 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
1 2 (2.33%) Skype
2 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.33%) Power BI
3 2 (2.33%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.16%) OLTP
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Consultant
2 15 (17.44%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (16.28%) Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Architect
6 5 (5.81%) SAP Architect
6 5 (5.81%) SAP CO Consultant
6 5 (5.81%) SAP Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) SAP Developer
7 4 (4.65%) SAP FI Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Trainer
8 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) XSLT
2 5 (5.81%) SAP PI
2 5 (5.81%) SOAP
2 5 (5.81%) Web Services
3 4 (4.65%) .NET
3 4 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (2.33%) CSS
4 2 (2.33%) HTML
4 2 (2.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (2.33%) JSON
4 2 (2.33%) Middleware
4 2 (2.33%) RESTful
4 2 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.16%) Ajax
5 1 (1.16%) HTML5
5 1 (1.16%) REST
5 1 (1.16%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.16%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.16%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.33%) DataPower
4 2 (2.33%) FMCG
4 2 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.16%) PMI
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.63%) ERP
3 9 (10.47%) Migration
3 9 (10.47%) Project Management
4 7 (8.14%) ITIL
4 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
5 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.81%) Change Management
6 5 (5.81%) CRM
6 5 (5.81%) Operations Management
6 5 (5.81%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (5.81%) Validation
7 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.65%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (4.65%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.65%) Time Management
7 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.49%) Change Control
8 3 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.33%) C
4 2 (2.33%) XQuery
5 1 (1.16%) ABAP
5 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (1.16%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) Ariba
4 3 (3.49%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) Borland
5 2 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (1.16%) Apple
6 1 (1.16%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.16%) VMware