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 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 66 50
Rank change year-on-year +13 -16  
Contract jobs citing SAP 820 774 862
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.05% 3.36% 3.84%
As % of the Vendors category 9.78% 8.17% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 481 515
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +6.82% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £26.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.61% +19.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £15.71 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £55.00 £76.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.28 £27.50
% change year-on-year +81.20% -40.80%  

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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8387 9474 9963
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.46% 41.12% 44.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5672 6410 6431
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 127 228
Median hourly rate £23.25 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.36% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.18 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
City of London -27 60 £500 +2.56% 27
Brentford 0 25 £378 -16.11% 1
Canary Wharf +6 8 £600 -
Uxbridge +6 5 £380 - 1
Hayes - 3 £450 -
Croydon +10 2 £450 -10.00%
Romford - 2 £125 -
Hammersmith 0 1 £225 -
Docklands, London -4 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
Bexley - 1 £450 -
West Drayton - 1 £575 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 534 (32.94%) Finance
2 343 (21.16%) Business Intelligence
3 287 (17.71%) ERP
4 252 (15.55%) Oracle
5 248 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
6 227 (14.00%) Manufacturing
7 210 (12.95%) Marketing
8 193 (11.91%) Programme Management
9 192 (11.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 185 (11.41%) Telecoms
11 180 (11.10%) Project Management
12 177 (10.92%) Migration
12 177 (10.92%) Digital Marketing
13 175 (10.80%) Electronics
14 157 (9.69%) SQL
15 155 (9.56%) Microsoft
16 154 (9.50%) Retail
17 149 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
18 140 (8.64%) CRM
19 132 (8.14%) Java
20 124 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
21 121 (7.46%) SAP HANA
22 116 (7.16%) SAP FI
23 115 (7.09%) SQL Server
24 110 (6.79%) Data Migration
25 95 (5.86%) SAP CO
26 94 (5.80%) Change Management
27 93 (5.74%) ABAP
28 90 (5.55%) SAP FI/CO
29 84 (5.18%) BusinessObjects

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 67 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 43 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
3 32 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 23 (1.42%) SAS
5 23 (1.42%) Skype for Business
6 21 (1.30%) NetWeaver
7 20 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
8 19 (1.17%) Apache
8 19 (1.17%) Mule
9 16 (0.99%) Apache Spark
10 15 (0.93%) Confluence
10 15 (0.93%) IIS
10 15 (0.93%) SAP Portal
11 14 (0.86%) CMS
11 14 (0.86%) Documentum
12 13 (0.80%) JBoss
13 11 (0.68%) Apache Pig
14 10 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 61 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 28 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.43%) SPSS
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.12%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) Stata
8 2 (0.12%) Weka
9 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.062%) InVision
Business Applications
1 192 (11.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 116 (7.16%) SAP FI
3 95 (5.86%) SAP CO
4 90 (5.55%) SAP FI/CO
5 67 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 56 (3.45%) SAP SD
7 53 (3.27%) SAP HR
8 50 (3.08%) SAP Hybris
9 49 (3.02%) Dynamics AX
10 37 (2.28%) SAP MM
11 35 (2.16%) SAP HCM
12 34 (2.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 33 (2.04%) SAP Retail
14 32 (1.97%) SAP CRM
15 30 (1.85%) SAP ERP
16 28 (1.73%) SAP S/4HANA
17 24 (1.48%) SAP PM
18 23 (1.42%) SAP APO
18 23 (1.42%) SAP BPC
19 21 (1.30%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 66 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (3.21%) SuccessFactors
3 51 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (2.59%) Office 365
5 21 (1.30%) Yammer
6 17 (1.05%) PaaS
7 12 (0.74%) SaaS
8 9 (0.56%) Boomi
9 6 (0.37%) Datadog
9 6 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.37%) IaaS
10 5 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.25%) GitHub
11 4 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.25%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.19%) Heroku
12 3 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.93%) Firewall
2 11 (0.68%) FTP
3 10 (0.62%) HTTPS
3 10 (0.62%) Intranet
4 9 (0.56%) HTTP
4 9 (0.56%) X.509
5 7 (0.43%) Internet
6 6 (0.37%) LDAP
6 6 (0.37%) SAN
7 5 (0.31%) SMTP
8 4 (0.25%) DNS
8 4 (0.25%) Skype
8 4 (0.25%) WAN
9 3 (0.19%) DKIM
9 3 (0.19%) DMARC
9 3 (0.19%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.12%) DHCP
10 2 (0.12%) RTP
10 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (7.46%) SAP HANA
2 115 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 84 (5.18%) BusinessObjects
4 80 (4.94%) SAP BW
5 56 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (3.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 37 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 31 (1.91%) Big Data
9 31 (1.91%) SAP Data Services
10 30 (1.85%) Relational Database
10 30 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (1.54%) Power BI
12 23 (1.42%) MySQL
12 23 (1.42%) QlikView
13 22 (1.36%) DB2
14 21 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (1.11%) Hadoop
16 18 (1.11%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 36 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 36 (2.22%) Maven
2 28 (1.73%) JIRA
3 22 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.17%) Jenkins
5 12 (0.74%) Gradle
6 9 (0.56%) LSMW
6 9 (0.56%) Selenium
7 7 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.43%) Subversion
7 7 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (0.31%) Robolectric
9 4 (0.25%) Bazaar
9 4 (0.25%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.25%) RSpec
10 3 (0.19%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.19%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.19%) webpack
General
1 534 (32.94%) Finance
2 227 (14.00%) Manufacturing
3 210 (12.95%) Marketing
4 185 (11.41%) Telecoms
5 175 (10.80%) Electronics
6 154 (9.50%) Retail
7 69 (4.26%) Banking
8 66 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 36 (2.22%) Legal
10 25 (1.54%) Billing
11 23 (1.42%) Advertising
12 14 (0.86%) General Ledger
12 14 (0.86%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.80%) Back Office
14 12 (0.74%) French Language
15 10 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.56%) Law
16 9 (0.56%) Publishing
17 8 (0.49%) Dutch Language
18 7 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 471 (29.06%) Consultant
2 367 (22.64%) SAP Consultant
3 225 (13.88%) Analyst
4 198 (12.21%) Developer
5 163 (10.06%) Architect
6 147 (9.07%) SAP Manager
7 125 (7.71%) Project Manager
8 91 (5.61%) SAP Analyst
9 85 (5.24%) Business Analyst
10 72 (4.44%) SAP Architect
11 71 (4.38%) SAP Project Manager
12 60 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
13 54 (3.33%) SAP Developer
14 49 (3.02%) Data Analyst
15 45 (2.78%) SAP FI Consultant
16 42 (2.59%) SAP CO Consultant
17 40 (2.47%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 38 (2.34%) CRM Consultant
19 37 (2.28%) Functional Consultant
20 34 (2.10%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (4.13%) .NET
2 63 (3.89%) Web Services
3 59 (3.64%) XML
4 50 (3.08%) HTML
5 47 (2.90%) CSS
6 46 (2.84%) JSON
7 38 (2.34%) REST
8 32 (1.97%) Middleware
9 29 (1.79%) SOAP
10 25 (1.54%) Apache Camel
10 25 (1.54%) Swagger
10 25 (1.54%) XSLT
11 24 (1.48%) Web Dynpro
11 24 (1.48%) WireMock
12 23 (1.42%) SAP Fiori
12 23 (1.42%) SAP PI
13 21 (1.30%) SAP Basis
13 21 (1.30%) Spring
14 20 (1.23%) COM
15 17 (1.05%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 124 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (3.52%) FMCG
3 55 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (1.54%) User Experience
5 24 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 22 (1.36%) e-Learning
7 17 (1.05%) Replication
8 16 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 16 (0.99%) Virtual Team
9 15 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 12 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (0.74%) Life Science
11 11 (0.68%) Learning Management System
12 9 (0.56%) Data Centre
13 8 (0.49%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.37%) PMI
14 6 (0.37%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.31%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 62 (3.82%) Linux
2 52 (3.21%) Windows
3 42 (2.59%) Unix
4 13 (0.80%) Solaris
5 10 (0.62%) AIX
5 10 (0.62%) Android
6 8 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.37%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.19%) SUSE
10 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.12%) CentOS
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.062%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.062%) Fedora
12 1 (0.062%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (21.16%) Business Intelligence
2 287 (17.71%) ERP
3 248 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (11.91%) Programme Management
5 180 (11.10%) Project Management
6 177 (10.92%) Digital Marketing
6 177 (10.92%) Migration
7 149 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 140 (8.64%) CRM
9 110 (6.79%) Data Migration
10 94 (5.80%) Change Management
11 81 (5.00%) Procure-to-Pay
12 76 (4.69%) Data Modelling
13 71 (4.38%) TDD
14 66 (4.07%) ETL
14 66 (4.07%) Scrum
15 64 (3.95%) Waterfall
16 63 (3.89%) Analytics
17 59 (3.64%) SOA
18 58 (3.58%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 157 (9.69%) SQL
2 132 (8.14%) Java
3 93 (5.74%) ABAP
4 57 (3.52%) JavaScript
5 41 (2.53%) Python
6 37 (2.28%) C#
7 31 (1.91%) T-SQL
8 25 (1.54%) Perl
9 24 (1.48%) XPath
10 23 (1.42%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.30%) C
12 20 (1.23%) Ruby
13 15 (0.93%) R
13 15 (0.93%) VBA
14 11 (0.68%) Korn
15 9 (0.56%) Go
15 9 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.49%) PHP
17 6 (0.37%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 78 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 67 (4.13%) SC Cleared
3 57 (3.52%) Degree
4 15 (0.93%) PMI Certification
5 10 (0.62%) PMP
6 9 (0.56%) ACCA
6 9 (0.56%) CIMA
7 7 (0.43%) CISA
7 7 (0.43%) ISEB
7 7 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.37%) CISSP
8 6 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.37%) MAPM
8 6 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (0.25%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.19%) CCA
11 3 (0.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.21%) QA
2 40 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.80%) SLA
4 12 (0.74%) PMO
5 10 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.56%) GxP
7 6 (0.37%) IFRS
7 6 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.25%) GMP
8 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.12%) GAAP
10 2 (0.12%) GAMP
10 2 (0.12%) GDPR
10 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.062%) Basel III
11 1 (0.062%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.062%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 34 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.79%) Docker
3 9 (0.56%) Apache Flume
3 9 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.19%) XenServer
7 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.12%) HDFS
7 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.062%) GPFS
8 1 (0.062%) IAG
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.062%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.062%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.062%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.062%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (1.60%) Ansible
2 22 (1.36%) Puppet
3 13 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.68%) Nagios
5 10 (0.62%) Oozie
5 10 (0.62%) Terraform
6 9 (0.56%) SCOM
7 7 (0.43%) Kibana
7 7 (0.43%) logstash
7 7 (0.43%) Salt
8 6 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.31%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.31%) SCCM
9 5 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.25%) Graphite
11 3 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.19%) IBM BigFix
11 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.19%) QRadar
Vendors
1 252 (15.55%) Oracle
2 155 (9.56%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 58 (3.58%) hybris
5 49 (3.02%) IBM
6 39 (2.41%) Tableau
7 27 (1.67%) Sybase
8 26 (1.60%) OpenText
9 24 (1.48%) Informatica
10 23 (1.42%) Ariba
10 23 (1.42%) JD Edwards
11 22 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
12 21 (1.30%) HP
12 21 (1.30%) Infor
13 20 (1.23%) Adobe
14 19 (1.17%) WSO2
15 17 (1.05%) VMware
16 16 (0.99%) Cognos
16 16 (0.99%) Workday
17 12 (0.74%) Concur
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