Period
to 26 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 26 September 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
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 53 89
Rank change year-on-year -36 +36 +24
Contract jobs citing SAP 49 87 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.97% 4.01% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category 6.23% 10.83% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 57
Leeds median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £324 £308 £325
90th Percentile £726 £564 £596
West Yorkshire median daily rate £443 £466 £475
% change year-on-year -4.94% -2.00% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £22.61 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.61 -

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 787 803 997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 31.58% 36.97% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 483 667
Leeds median daily rate £425 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 17
Leeds median hourly rate £18.24 £15.86 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.02% +8.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.82 £10.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £26.93 £27.68 £31.05
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.59 £14.20 £14.25
% change year-on-year +9.77% -0.35% +2.74%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Leeds

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Leeds

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Leeds over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Leeds

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SAP.

1 15 (30.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.41%) ERP
4 9 (18.37%) SAP HANA
5 8 (16.33%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 7 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 7 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.24%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle
7 6 (12.24%) SAP HR
8 5 (10.20%) ABAP
8 5 (10.20%) SAP FI
8 5 (10.20%) Finance
8 5 (10.20%) Data Management
8 5 (10.20%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (10.20%) Order to Cash
9 4 (8.16%) Record to Report
9 4 (8.16%) Programme Delivery
9 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.16%) SAP CO
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Retail
9 4 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (6.12%) Ariba
10 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (6.12%) Degree

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (4.08%) SAS
1 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (30.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (12.24%) SAP HR
2 6 (12.24%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (10.20%) SAP FI
4 4 (8.16%) SAP CO
4 4 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (4.08%) SAP HCM
6 1 (2.04%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SAP HANA
2 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.08%) GIS
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.08%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Architect
2 8 (16.33%) Data Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) SAP Tester
3 7 (14.29%) Tester
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Developer
5 5 (10.20%) ABAP Developer
5 5 (10.20%) SAP Architect
5 5 (10.20%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) HR Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Data Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Cutover Manager
7 3 (6.12%) SAP HR Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) CSS
1 2 (4.08%) HTML
1 2 (4.08%) SAP BSP
1 2 (4.08%) SAPUI5
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.41%) ERP
3 8 (16.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.20%) Data Management
6 5 (10.20%) Order to Cash
7 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 4 (8.16%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) Record to Report
7 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Accounts Payable
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (6.12%) Release Management
9 2 (4.08%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.08%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (4.08%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) ABAP
2 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 7 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.04%) CISSP
4 1 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Ariba
3 2 (4.08%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.04%) IFS
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft