Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 103 108
Rank change year-on-year +43 +5 -39
Contract jobs citing SAP 82 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.62% 1.62% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 9.39% 4.38% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 29 37
Leeds median daily rate £475 £520 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +22.35% -
10th Percentile £313 £398 £256
90th Percentile £607 £600 £553
West Yorkshire median daily rate £456 £494 £423
% change year-on-year -7.65% +16.86% -1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Leeds median hourly rate £22.61 - £35.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.61 - £35.00

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 873 960 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.58% 36.94% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 628 801
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £264 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 46
Leeds median hourly rate £22.61 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.92% -13.33% +10.33%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.91
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +1.43% -5.08% +29.10%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SAP.

1 31 (37.80%) Finance
2 30 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (31.71%) Manufacturing
4 25 (30.49%) Programme Management
5 24 (29.27%) Telecoms
6 23 (28.05%) Electronics
6 23 (28.05%) Marketing
6 23 (28.05%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (15.85%) Java
9 12 (14.63%) LAN
9 12 (14.63%) WAN
10 10 (12.20%) SQL
11 9 (10.98%) Windows
11 9 (10.98%) Wireless
11 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
11 9 (10.98%) HBase
11 9 (10.98%) Big Data
11 9 (10.98%) Kafka
11 9 (10.98%) Ansible
11 9 (10.98%) Apache Spark
12 8 (9.76%) Windows Phone
12 8 (9.76%) MobileIron
12 8 (9.76%) AirWatch
12 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
12 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
12 8 (9.76%) SGSN
12 8 (9.76%) SAP IS-U
12 8 (9.76%) Android
12 8 (9.76%) LTE

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 9 (10.98%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 5 (6.10%) Apache Solr
2 5 (6.10%) Confluence
3 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (8.54%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (3.66%) SAP MM
3 3 (3.66%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (3.66%) SAP SD
3 3 (3.66%) SAP WM
4 2 (2.44%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.44%) SAP EWM
4 2 (2.44%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.44%) SAP HCM
4 2 (2.44%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (1.22%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (4.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) LAN
1 12 (14.63%) WAN
2 9 (10.98%) Wireless
3 8 (9.76%) 3G
3 8 (9.76%) GPRS
3 8 (9.76%) GSM
3 8 (9.76%) LTE
3 8 (9.76%) SGSN
4 5 (6.10%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.88%) VPN
6 1 (1.22%) SAN
6 1 (1.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) Big Data
1 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
1 9 (10.98%) HBase
2 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.88%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.88%) Impala
5 4 (4.88%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.22%) QlikView
7 1 (1.22%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (37.80%) Finance
2 26 (31.71%) Manufacturing
3 24 (29.27%) Telecoms
4 23 (28.05%) Electronics
4 23 (28.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
5 1 (1.22%) Billing
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Consultant
2 16 (19.51%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (14.63%) Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 8 (9.76%) Technical Support
5 7 (8.54%) Functional Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (7.32%) SAP Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Big Data Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Data Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Implementation Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Implementation Project Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Project Implementation Manager
7 5 (6.10%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) SAP Manager
7 5 (6.10%) SAP MM Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Kafka
2 8 (9.76%) HTML
3 5 (6.10%) Apache Camel
3 5 (6.10%) Drools
3 5 (6.10%) REST
3 5 (6.10%) Spring
3 5 (6.10%) Spring Boot
4 4 (4.88%) Sensu
4 4 (4.88%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (3.66%) .NET
6 1 (1.22%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Android
2 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.76%) Mac OS X
2 8 (9.76%) Unix
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Phone
3 4 (4.88%) Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (30.49%) Programme Management
3 23 (28.05%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.54%) Analytics
6 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
6 7 (8.54%) Data Analytics
6 7 (8.54%) Data Architecture
6 7 (8.54%) Scrum
7 6 (7.32%) Change Management
7 6 (7.32%) Coaching
7 6 (7.32%) ETL
7 6 (7.32%) Information Security
7 6 (7.32%) Migration
8 5 (6.10%) BDD
8 5 (6.10%) DevOps
8 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.10%) Microservices
8 5 (6.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) Java
2 10 (12.20%) SQL
3 8 (9.76%) PHP
3 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.76%) VB
4 4 (4.88%) Python
4 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.66%) ABAP
5 3 (3.66%) C#
6 2 (2.44%) C
7 1 (1.22%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
1 6 (7.32%) SAP Certification
2 4 (4.88%) CCIE
2 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (6.10%) Docker
1 5 (6.10%) HDFS
2 4 (4.88%) Apache Flume
2 4 (4.88%) VMware NSX
2 4 (4.88%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Ansible
2 8 (9.76%) AirWatch
3 5 (6.10%) Kubernetes
3 5 (6.10%) Terraform
4 4 (4.88%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) MobileIron
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) VMware
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) Capita
4 1 (1.22%) Kronos
4 1 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.22%) Tableau