The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 22 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAP 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.27% 3.25% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 8.62% 9.26% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +34.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £388 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -28.34% +31.65%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 58 54 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 37.91% 35.06% 44.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 38
Median daily rate £280 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.11% +10.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 12
Median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £12.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Leicester

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Leicester

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Leicester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Leicester

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SAP.

1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) IDoc
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Retail
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) SAP MM
3 2 (13.33%) PLM
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Doxygen
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) QA

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Doxygen
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP MM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Retail
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) IDoc
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) QML
2 1 (6.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ERP
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) PLM
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Stories
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft