Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 6 months to 23 August 2019 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.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > London
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 502 580 555
Rank change year-on-year +78 -25 +39
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 82 60 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.15% 2.14% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 26
London median daily rate £494 £570 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.38% +20.00% +2.15%
10th Percentile £401 £450 £351
90th Percentile £650 £675 £700
England median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £10.00 - £15.50
England median hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year -68.29% +144.78% -

SAP ERP is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 2,607 2,801 3,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.59% 6.17% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,650 1,731 2,154
London median daily rate £500 £518 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +7.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £700 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 36
London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.15 £24.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.07% +18.21% +9.60%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.75 £14.38
90th Percentile £63.75 £60.50 £57.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +48.94% -12.96% -1.82%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in London

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in London

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in London over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in London

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in London

SAP ERP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the London region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. 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
West London +27 23 £469 -8.54% 6
Central London +30 13 £650 -
South London - 1 - - 1
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 82 (100.00%) SAP
1 82 (100.00%) ERP
2 33 (40.24%) Finance
3 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.51%) Manufacturing
4 16 (19.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (19.51%) Project Delivery
5 15 (18.29%) SQL
6 13 (15.85%) SAP EWM
6 13 (15.85%) Logistics
6 13 (15.85%) Migration
6 13 (15.85%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (14.63%) Operations Management
7 12 (14.63%) Life Science
8 11 (13.41%) Data Structures
8 11 (13.41%) SAP WM
8 11 (13.41%) RFID
8 11 (13.41%) Oracle
9 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (12.20%) Project Management
9 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.20%) SAP HANA
9 10 (12.20%) FMCG
9 10 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (10.98%) SAP BW
10 9 (10.98%) HTML
11 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
11 8 (9.76%) JIRA
11 8 (9.76%) Analytics

SAP ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (6.10%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.88%) Apache
2 4 (4.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.22%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) SAP EP
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (15.85%) SAP EWM
1 13 (15.85%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (13.41%) SAP WM
3 7 (8.54%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (3.66%) SAP HCM
5 3 (3.66%) SAP SD
6 2 (2.44%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (1.22%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.22%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
7 1 (1.22%) SAP FI
7 1 (1.22%) SAP PLM
7 1 (1.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) AWS
1 5 (6.10%) Azure
2 4 (4.88%) Power Platform
3 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) RFID
2 7 (8.54%) HTTP
2 7 (8.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SAP HANA
2 9 (10.98%) SAP BW
3 7 (8.54%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.32%) Big Data
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.88%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (4.88%) Data Lake
5 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.88%) HBase
5 4 (4.88%) HDInsight
5 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.88%) MySQL
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.88%) Power BI
5 4 (4.88%) Redis
5 4 (4.88%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) JIRA
2 5 (6.10%) HP UFT
3 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.88%) Subversion
3 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 33 (40.24%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Manufacturing
2 16 (19.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.10%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Consultant
2 23 (28.05%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (18.29%) Functional Consultant
3 15 (18.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 14 (17.07%) SAP Manager
5 13 (15.85%) Architect
6 10 (12.20%) SAP Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Hybris Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Test Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) SAP Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) ERP Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
9 5 (6.10%) SAP Project Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.88%) Data Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) SAP Test Manager
11 3 (3.66%) ERP Analyst
11 3 (3.66%) SAP Financial Leader
11 3 (3.66%) SAP Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) HTML
2 7 (8.54%) J2EE
2 7 (8.54%) Middleware
2 7 (8.54%) Spring
2 7 (8.54%) XML
3 5 (6.10%) RESTful
4 4 (4.88%) Velocity
5 2 (2.44%) HTML5
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Basis
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Core Interface
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (2.44%) SAPUI5
5 2 (2.44%) Web Services
6 1 (1.22%) OAuth
6 1 (1.22%) OpenID
6 1 (1.22%) SailPoint
6 1 (1.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (14.63%) Life Science
2 11 (13.41%) Data Structures
3 10 (12.20%) FMCG
4 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.66%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.22%) Podcast
7 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
1 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) ERP
2 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.51%) Project Delivery
4 13 (15.85%) Logistics
4 13 (15.85%) Migration
5 12 (14.63%) Operations Management
6 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.20%) Project Management
6 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.76%) Analytics
8 7 (8.54%) Data Architecture
8 7 (8.54%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (8.54%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.54%) OO
8 7 (8.54%) OOP
9 6 (7.32%) Change Management
9 6 (7.32%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Software Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) Java
3 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.88%) Python
5 3 (3.66%) ABAP
6 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.44%) VBA
7 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.88%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.22%) CIPD
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.22%) COBIT
3 1 (1.22%) IFRS
3 1 (1.22%) NIST
3 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (13.41%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.54%) hybris
5 4 (4.88%) Alteryx
5 4 (4.88%) StreamSets
6 2 (2.44%) Siebel
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) OpenText
7 1 (1.22%) Ping Identity
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) Workday