Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 17 54
Rank change year-on-year -17 +37 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 51 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.28% 9.66% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 11.86% 20.56% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 41 4
Leicestershire median daily rate £450 £475 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +55.10% -23.44%
10th Percentile £386 £305 £259
90th Percentile £593 £625 £556
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £464 £444
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.51% +10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate £12.06 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £19.08
% change year-on-year -10.71% -26.62% -

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 Leicestershire.

All Vendors
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 253 248 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 44.54% 46.97% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 169 120
Leicestershire median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £188 £102 £119
90th Percentile £525 £511 £476
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 18 28
Leicestershire median hourly rate £14.95 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.79% +3.70% -32.50%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.13 £10.70
90th Percentile £44.38 £38.75 £41.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -17 18 £450 -10.00% 4
Loughborough 0 1 - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
SAP
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) SAP Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Middleware
4 4 (13.33%) RESTful
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.00%) Logistics
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) User Experience
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.00%) Order to Cash
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
6 2 (6.67%) Multichannel Retail
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (6.67%) React
6 2 (6.67%) Typography
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.67%) PhoneGap
6 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) Akka
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
6 2 (6.67%) OOP

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 (3.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) SAP Retail
2 2 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (6.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) G Suite
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.33%) VoIP
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
1 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Retail Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Manager
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Finance Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SAP PI Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
1 4 (13.33%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (6.67%) Akka
2 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) Ext JS
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (6.67%) React
2 2 (6.67%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.33%) EDI
3 1 (3.33%) IDoc
3 1 (3.33%) SAP ALE
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (3.33%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (10.00%) Logistics
2 3 (10.00%) Order to Cash
2 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (6.67%) Coaching
3 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.67%) CRM
3 2 (6.67%) ERP
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.67%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (6.67%) OO
3 2 (6.67%) OOP
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (6.67%) Scrum
3 2 (6.67%) Typography
3 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) ABAP
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) CA
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Aruba
2 1 (3.33%) Avaya
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Meraki
2 1 (3.33%) NetApp
2 1 (3.33%) Northgate
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds