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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 24 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Contract jobs citing SAP 19 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.76% 7.06% 4.87%
As % of the Vendors category 14.18% 16.10% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 12
Median daily rate £413 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.64% -10.52%  

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 134 118 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 47.69% 43.87% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 49 79
Median daily rate £305 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.90% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.82 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £41.60 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 -11 10 £425 +36.00% 1
Loughborough - 2 £550 -
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 8 (28.57%) Retail
2 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.86%) ERP
3 5 (17.86%) Finance
4 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) SAP BW
5 3 (10.71%) SAP SD
5 3 (10.71%) SAP MM
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
5 3 (10.71%) SAP HANA
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) QA
6 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) ABAP
7 1 (3.57%) .NET
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) MS Office
7 1 (3.57%) JDBC

SAP
Top Related 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 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP MM
1 3 (10.71%) SAP SD
2 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.57%) Q-Pulse
3 1 (3.57%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Retail
3 1 (3.57%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Boomi
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SAP BW
1 3 (10.71%) SAP HANA
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 8 (28.57%) Retail
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Billing
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Architect
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Manager
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) ABAP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.57%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.57%) JDBC
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) FMCG
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (17.86%) ERP
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
4 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Logistics
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.57%) CAPA
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) QMS
6 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) ABAP
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Dell
2 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle