Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 60 57
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP 1669 1685 1721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.54% 3.73% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 8.75% 8.69% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1054 1053
London median daily rate £500 £463 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -2.12% +5.00%
10th Percentile £339 £300 £310
90th Percentile £675 £650 £675
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 13
London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.47% -42.14% +167.48%
10th Percentile £12.89 £5.00 £17.40
90th Percentile £177.00 £67.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -19.51% -18.00% +16.28%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19082 19384 19347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.49% 42.85% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12977 12907 12827
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 284 389
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in London

SAP
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
West London -1 181 £475 +13.10% 9
Central London -16 143 £500 +11.11% 14
South London -21 21 £525 +40.47% 7
East London -15 19 £500 +11.11% 2
North London -9 9 £525 +5.00%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 632 (37.87%) Finance
2 383 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
3 333 (19.95%) Manufacturing
4 285 (17.08%) Programme Management
5 284 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
6 283 (16.96%) Marketing
7 278 (16.66%) Telecoms
8 263 (15.76%) Electronics
8 263 (15.76%) Digital Marketing
9 206 (12.34%) ERP
10 171 (10.25%) SAP FI
11 154 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 153 (9.17%) Project Management
13 149 (8.93%) SQL
13 149 (8.93%) SAP CO
14 142 (8.51%) Java
15 140 (8.39%) Oracle
16 137 (8.21%) SAP FI/CO
17 132 (7.91%) Security Cleared
18 130 (7.79%) Migration
19 120 (7.19%) SAP HANA
20 118 (7.07%) SC Cleared
21 117 (7.01%) Analytics
22 114 (6.83%) SAP BW
23 111 (6.65%) BusinessObjects
24 110 (6.59%) Retail
25 97 (5.81%) Microsoft
26 96 (5.75%) Scrum
27 94 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
28 90 (5.39%) DevOps

SAP
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 34 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.98%) Confluence
3 20 (1.20%) Apache Solr
3 20 (1.20%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.14%) Apache
5 16 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 15 (0.90%) NetWeaver
7 13 (0.78%) CMS
8 12 (0.72%) Mule
8 12 (0.72%) Mule ESB
8 12 (0.72%) nginx
9 10 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.54%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.54%) SAP Portal
11 8 (0.48%) JBoss
12 7 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.42%) Ethereum
12 7 (0.42%) Hyperledger
12 7 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 57 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.18%) SPSS
9 2 (0.12%) Stata
10 1 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.060%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.060%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 171 (10.25%) SAP FI
2 149 (8.93%) SAP CO
3 137 (8.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 78 (4.67%) SAP S/4HANA
5 75 (4.49%) SAP SD
6 53 (3.18%) SAP Hybris
7 52 (3.12%) SAP ERP
8 51 (3.06%) SAP HR
9 38 (2.28%) SAP MM
10 31 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
11 30 (1.80%) SAP HCM
11 30 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 27 (1.62%) SAP FSCM
13 26 (1.56%) SAP CRM
13 26 (1.56%) SAP Retail
14 19 (1.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
14 19 (1.14%) SAP SRM
15 18 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
15 18 (1.08%) SAP PM
16 16 (0.96%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.61%) SuccessFactors
2 72 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (2.52%) SaaS
4 40 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (1.38%) IaaS
6 22 (1.32%) Office 365
7 14 (0.84%) G Suite
8 12 (0.72%) PaaS
9 10 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (0.60%) GitHub
10 9 (0.54%) Force.com
10 9 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 8 (0.48%) iPaaS
12 6 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.36%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 4 (0.24%) AdWords
13 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.18%) Taleo
14 3 (0.18%) Yammer
15 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.28%) Firewall
2 20 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 15 (0.90%) SAN
4 14 (0.84%) LAN
4 14 (0.84%) WAN
5 13 (0.78%) DNS
5 13 (0.78%) SSL
6 12 (0.72%) Internet
7 11 (0.66%) Network Security
7 11 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (0.66%) WLAN
8 10 (0.60%) IPv6
9 9 (0.54%) HTTP
9 9 (0.54%) SNMP
9 9 (0.54%) VPN
10 8 (0.48%) BGP
10 8 (0.48%) EIGRP
10 8 (0.48%) MPLS
10 8 (0.48%) NGN
10 8 (0.48%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (7.19%) SAP HANA
2 114 (6.83%) SAP BW
3 111 (6.65%) BusinessObjects
4 60 (3.59%) Big Data
5 55 (3.30%) Hadoop
6 54 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
7 53 (3.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 46 (2.76%) MongoDB
9 42 (2.52%) SAP Data Services
10 34 (2.04%) SQL Server
11 33 (1.98%) MySQL
12 32 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (1.92%) Relational Database
13 22 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 22 (1.32%) Sybase ASE
14 19 (1.14%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.96%) HBase
16 15 (0.90%) NoSQL
16 15 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
17 14 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (4.37%) Git (software)
2 62 (3.71%) JIRA
3 30 (1.80%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.02%) LSMW
5 16 (0.96%) Artifactory
6 11 (0.66%) Cucumber
6 11 (0.66%) IntelliJ
6 11 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (0.54%) GitLab
7 9 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.54%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.48%) Selenium
9 7 (0.42%) Ant
9 7 (0.42%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.42%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.36%) Maven
11 5 (0.30%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.30%) JMeter
11 5 (0.30%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 632 (37.87%) Finance
2 333 (19.95%) Manufacturing
3 283 (16.96%) Marketing
4 278 (16.66%) Telecoms
5 263 (15.76%) Electronics
6 110 (6.59%) Retail
7 81 (4.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 62 (3.71%) Banking
9 30 (1.80%) Billing
10 28 (1.68%) Advertising
11 23 (1.38%) Italian Language
12 22 (1.32%) Law
12 22 (1.32%) Spanish Language
13 21 (1.26%) General Ledger
13 21 (1.26%) Legal
14 16 (0.96%) German Language
15 12 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
16 10 (0.60%) French Language
17 8 (0.48%) Back Office
17 8 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 473 (28.34%) Consultant
2 422 (25.28%) SAP Consultant
3 206 (12.34%) Developer
4 201 (12.04%) Analyst
5 148 (8.87%) Architect
6 115 (6.89%) SAP Manager
7 110 (6.59%) Project Manager
8 83 (4.97%) Business Analyst
9 73 (4.37%) SAP FI Consultant
10 70 (4.19%) SAP Analyst
10 70 (4.19%) SAP Project Manager
11 69 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
12 68 (4.07%) SAP Developer
13 63 (3.77%) SAP Architect
13 63 (3.77%) SAP CO Consultant
14 56 (3.36%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 49 (2.94%) Functional Consultant
16 45 (2.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
17 39 (2.34%) SAP SD Consultant
18 37 (2.22%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (3.54%) HTML
2 58 (3.48%) Web Services
3 51 (3.06%) JSON
3 51 (3.06%) Spring
4 40 (2.40%) CSS
5 38 (2.28%) RESTful
6 37 (2.22%) SAP Fiori
7 33 (1.98%) SAP Basis
8 32 (1.92%) Spring Boot
9 31 (1.86%) REST
10 30 (1.80%) Node.js
11 29 (1.74%) XML
12 27 (1.62%) SOAP
13 26 (1.56%) SAP PI
14 23 (1.38%) JSP
15 22 (1.32%) HTML5
16 21 (1.26%) Elastic Stack
16 21 (1.26%) SAPUI5
17 20 (1.20%) .NET
17 20 (1.20%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 94 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (4.25%) FMCG
3 41 (2.46%) User Experience
4 33 (1.98%) Virtual Team
5 32 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 30 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 28 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 21 (1.26%) Fintech
8 21 (1.26%) Mobile App
9 15 (0.90%) Replication
10 14 (0.84%) Social Media
11 13 (0.78%) Computer Science
12 10 (0.60%) Algorithms
12 10 (0.60%) NHS
12 10 (0.60%) PKI
13 7 (0.42%) Robotics
14 6 (0.36%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.36%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.36%) EPoS
14 6 (0.36%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 75 (4.49%) Linux
2 59 (3.54%) Unix
3 42 (2.52%) Windows
4 14 (0.84%) Solaris
5 12 (0.72%) AIX
6 11 (0.66%) Android
7 9 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.18%) VMS
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.060%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.060%) MVS
12 1 (0.060%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.060%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
2 285 (17.08%) Programme Management
3 284 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 263 (15.76%) Digital Marketing
5 206 (12.34%) ERP
6 154 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 153 (9.17%) Project Management
8 130 (7.79%) Migration
9 117 (7.01%) Analytics
10 96 (5.75%) Scrum
11 90 (5.39%) DevOps
12 89 (5.33%) CRM
12 89 (5.33%) Data Modelling
13 80 (4.79%) Change Management
14 75 (4.49%) Data Migration
15 72 (4.31%) Procure-to-Pay
16 61 (3.65%) ITIL
16 61 (3.65%) TDD
17 58 (3.48%) SAP Implementation
18 55 (3.30%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 149 (8.93%) SQL
2 142 (8.51%) Java
3 79 (4.73%) JavaScript
4 75 (4.49%) Python
5 61 (3.65%) ABAP
6 23 (1.38%) Shell Script
7 20 (1.20%) Perl
7 20 (1.20%) R
8 16 (0.96%) Ruby
8 16 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 15 (0.90%) Korn
10 14 (0.84%) C
11 11 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 10 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.54%) C#
14 8 (0.48%) Go
14 8 (0.48%) VBA
15 6 (0.36%) Apex Code
15 6 (0.36%) PHP
15 6 (0.36%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 132 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 118 (7.07%) SC Cleared
3 63 (3.77%) Degree
4 23 (1.38%) SAP Certification
5 15 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.66%) PMP
7 10 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.30%) ACCA
10 5 (0.30%) CIMA
10 5 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.18%) CBAP
11 3 (0.18%) CCNA
11 3 (0.18%) CCSP
11 3 (0.18%) IIBA
11 3 (0.18%) MCSE
11 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.12%) QA
2 42 (2.52%) Data Quality
3 25 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 21 (1.26%) SLA
5 19 (1.14%) PMO
6 14 (0.84%) IFRS
7 11 (0.66%) GDPR
8 5 (0.30%) EMIR
8 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.24%) MiFID
10 3 (0.18%) GAAP
10 3 (0.18%) GxP
10 3 (0.18%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.12%) COSO
11 2 (0.12%) GMP
11 2 (0.12%) HL7
11 2 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 54 (3.24%) Docker
2 21 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.48%) HDFS
5 6 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) NFS
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.12%) SRDF
6 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.060%) Firmware
7 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 39 (2.34%) Ansible
2 37 (2.22%) Puppet
3 34 (2.04%) Kubernetes
4 17 (1.02%) logstash
4 17 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.96%) Kibana
6 13 (0.78%) Terraform
7 11 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.60%) HAProxy
9 8 (0.48%) Grafana
10 7 (0.42%) Salt
10 7 (0.42%) SCCM
11 5 (0.30%) DatAdvantage
12 4 (0.24%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 4 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.24%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.18%) Nessus
13 3 (0.18%) Oozie
13 3 (0.18%) Prometheus
14 2 (0.12%) linkerd
Vendors
1 140 (8.39%) Oracle
2 97 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 65 (3.89%) hybris
4 48 (2.88%) Tableau
5 47 (2.82%) Ariba
6 41 (2.46%) IBM
7 31 (1.86%) HP
7 31 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (1.50%) Workday
9 24 (1.44%) Google
9 24 (1.44%) ServiceNow
10 23 (1.38%) Sybase
11 21 (1.26%) Adobe
12 20 (1.20%) Concur
12 20 (1.20%) JD Edwards
12 20 (1.20%) VMware
13 18 (1.08%) Informatica
14 17 (1.02%) OpenText
15 16 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
16 14 (0.84%) Cognos