Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 52 97
Rank change year-on-year -26 +45 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP 58 101 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.44% 4.49% 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.05% 11.26% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 62 37
Leeds median daily rate £425 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £320 £321 £335
90th Percentile £720 £634 £600
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £455
% change year-on-year -10.53% +4.40% +13.75%
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 823 897 989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.62% 39.87% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 578 645
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £294 £257 £253
90th Percentile £575 £561 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 26
Leeds median hourly rate £17.25 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.88% +220.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.60 £10.10
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £30.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £13.25
% change year-on-year +7.75% +7.17% -5.36%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 14 (24.14%) ERP
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle
3 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (17.24%) SAP S/4HANA
4 9 (15.52%) SAP HANA
4 9 (15.52%) SAP Payroll
5 7 (12.07%) Data Architecture
5 7 (12.07%) Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (12.07%) SAP HR
6 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (8.62%) Analytics
7 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Retail
7 5 (8.62%) Data Management
7 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.62%) Finance
8 4 (6.90%) SAP FI
8 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
8 4 (6.90%) JIRA
8 4 (6.90%) Release Management
8 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Order to Cash
9 3 (5.17%) Data Flow Diagram
9 3 (5.17%) Record to Report

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 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (15.52%) SAP Payroll
3 7 (12.07%) SAP HR
4 4 (6.90%) SAP FI
5 3 (5.17%) SAP CO
5 3 (5.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (5.17%) SAP HCM
5 3 (5.17%) SAP SD
6 2 (3.45%) SAP ERP
6 2 (3.45%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (1.72%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.72%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SAP HANA
2 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.72%) HBase
4 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.45%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
1 5 (8.62%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) SAP Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Data Architect
5 6 (10.34%) SAP Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Architect
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Manager
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Tester
7 4 (6.90%) Business Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Cutover Manager
7 4 (6.90%) SAP Cutover Manager
8 3 (5.17%) HR Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Lead Data Architect
8 3 (5.17%) SAP HR Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) Kafka
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.72%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ERP
2 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.07%) Data Architecture
3 7 (12.07%) Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.62%) Analytics
4 5 (8.62%) Data Management
4 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
5 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics
5 4 (6.90%) Order to Cash
5 4 (6.90%) Release Management
5 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Accounts Payable
6 3 (5.17%) Data Flow Diagram
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (5.17%) Record to Report
6 3 (5.17%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Java
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) Python
2 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.72%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) GDPR
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Ariba
2 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) TIBCO