The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD 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.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 415 394
Rank change year-on-year +24 -21  
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 31 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.91% 0.75% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 18
Median daily rate £475 £300 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -38.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £295 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £419 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £426 £500
% change year-on-year +17.50% -14.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -30.00%  

SAP SD is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1627 1593 2095
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.87% 7.36% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1077 1322
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 17
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.75 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £42.33 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SAP SD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in London

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in London

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP SD in London

SAP SD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SD in London

SAP SD
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 SD within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
Moorgate - 1 - -
SAP SD
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 London region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 67 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (25.37%) Order to Cash
3 16 (23.88%) SAP MM
4 14 (20.90%) SAP HANA
5 12 (17.91%) ERP
6 11 (16.42%) SAP CO
6 11 (16.42%) Retail
7 10 (14.93%) SAP CRM
7 10 (14.93%) CRM
7 10 (14.93%) SAP PI
7 10 (14.93%) SAP ERP
8 9 (13.43%) SAP FI
8 9 (13.43%) Finance
8 9 (13.43%) LSMW
9 8 (11.94%) SAP Basis
9 8 (11.94%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (11.94%) ABAP
9 8 (11.94%) SAP Retail
9 8 (11.94%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (8.96%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (7.46%) Change Management
12 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
12 4 (5.97%) Migration
12 4 (5.97%) Billing
12 4 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (5.97%) SAP PS
12 4 (5.97%) SAP HR
12 4 (5.97%) EDI
12 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
12 4 (5.97%) SAP MRS

SAP SD
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:

Business Applications
1 16 (23.88%) SAP MM
2 11 (16.42%) SAP CO
3 10 (14.93%) SAP CRM
3 10 (14.93%) SAP ERP
4 9 (13.43%) SAP FI
5 8 (11.94%) SAP Retail
6 6 (8.96%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (5.97%) SAP HR
7 4 (5.97%) SAP MRS
7 4 (5.97%) SAP PS
8 2 (2.99%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (2.99%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (1.49%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 1 (1.49%) SAP EWM
9 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
9 1 (1.49%) SAP MDG
9 1 (1.49%) SAP MDM
9 1 (1.49%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SAP HANA
2 8 (11.94%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.99%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) LSMW
General
1 11 (16.42%) Retail
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Billing
3 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.48%) Czech Language
4 3 (4.48%) Danish Language
4 3 (4.48%) Dutch Language
4 3 (4.48%) German Language
4 3 (4.48%) Norwegian Language
4 3 (4.48%) Swedish Language
5 2 (2.99%) Back Office
5 2 (2.99%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) Automotive
6 1 (1.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Consultant
1 40 (59.70%) SAP Consultant
2 24 (35.82%) SAP SD Consultant
3 8 (11.94%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) SAP Trainer
4 6 (8.96%) Trainer
5 4 (5.97%) SAP SD Trainer
6 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Designer
6 3 (4.48%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) SAP CO Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) SAP CO Trainer
6 3 (4.48%) SAP FI Trainer
6 3 (4.48%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
6 3 (4.48%) SAP PS Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) SAP SD Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Pricing Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) SAP PI
2 8 (11.94%) SAP Basis
3 4 (5.97%) EDI
4 2 (2.99%) IDoc
4 2 (2.99%) SAP CO-PA
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) BAPI
5 1 (1.49%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.49%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.48%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.49%) FMCG
2 1 (1.49%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Order to Cash
2 12 (17.91%) ERP
3 10 (14.93%) CRM
4 8 (11.94%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
6 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.99%) B2B
8 2 (2.99%) B2C
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.99%) ITIL
8 2 (2.99%) Logistics
8 2 (2.99%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (2.99%) Service Management
8 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.99%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) IFRS
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.99%) hybris
3 1 (1.49%) Concur
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft