The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 26 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Contract jobs citing SAP 8 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.96% 4.25% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 10.38% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £463 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% +12.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £338 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £475 £505
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 £17.25 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -31.32% +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 Leicestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 104 106 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 38.52% 40.93% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 70 66
Median daily rate £300 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £185 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.16% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £12.00 £28.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Leicestershire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Leicestershire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Leicestershire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 5 £400 -8.57% 2
SAP
East Midlands

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

1 10 (37.04%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) ERP
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) SAP Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.11%) PLM
3 3 (11.11%) IDoc
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) SAP SD
4 2 (7.41%) Middleware
4 2 (7.41%) SAP MM
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.70%) SQLite
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) QA
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Doxygen
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP Retail
2 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
2 2 (7.41%) SAP MM
2 2 (7.41%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Boomi
1 1 (3.70%) G Suite
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
1 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
1 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 10 (37.04%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Consultant
1 8 (29.63%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Manager
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Retail Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.70%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SAP WM Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) IDoc
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.70%) QML
3 1 (3.70%) Qt
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.70%) FMCG
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Licensing
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ERP
1 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) PLM
2 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.70%) Content Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (3.70%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.70%) User Stories
4 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) ABAP
1 1 (3.70%) C++
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Aruba
2 1 (3.70%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) Dell
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Meraki
2 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.70%) NetApp
2 1 (3.70%) Northgate
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds