Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 55 56
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP 1643 1747 1679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.45% 3.91% 3.65%
As % of the Vendors category 8.57% 9.09% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 1101 1008
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £350 £305 £310
90th Percentile £675 £638 £650
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 16
London median hourly rate £30.25 £21.00 £30.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.05% -31.10% +92.91%
10th Percentile £12.89 £5.00 £16.50
90th Percentile £178.30 £95.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £16.75 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -19.28% +3.75% -0.62%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19181 19222 19066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.33% 43.00% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13082 12749 12591
London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 295 366
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +4.82%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -6 180 £477 +14.82% 13
Central London -21 143 £500 +11.11% 16
South London -10 28 £500 +11.11% 8
East London -20 20 £500 +11.11% 2
North London -10 8 £525 +2.44%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 620 (37.74%) Finance
2 365 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 316 (19.23%) Manufacturing
4 270 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
5 264 (16.07%) Marketing
6 263 (16.01%) Programme Management
7 259 (15.76%) Telecoms
8 243 (14.79%) Electronics
8 243 (14.79%) Digital Marketing
9 203 (12.36%) ERP
10 167 (10.16%) Project Management
11 166 (10.10%) SAP FI
12 163 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 146 (8.89%) SQL
14 139 (8.46%) SAP CO
15 137 (8.34%) Oracle
16 135 (8.22%) Java
17 133 (8.09%) SAP FI/CO
18 130 (7.91%) Security Cleared
19 126 (7.67%) Migration
20 123 (7.49%) SAP HANA
21 117 (7.12%) SAP BW
22 116 (7.06%) Analytics
23 114 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
24 113 (6.88%) SC Cleared
25 110 (6.70%) Retail
26 100 (6.09%) Microsoft
27 93 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
28 86 (5.23%) CRM
29 81 (4.93%) Scrum

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 31 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.58%) Confluence
3 20 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.16%) Apache
5 17 (1.03%) NetWeaver
6 16 (0.97%) Apache Solr
6 16 (0.97%) WebSphere
7 13 (0.79%) CMS
8 12 (0.73%) Mule
8 12 (0.73%) Mule ESB
8 12 (0.73%) nginx
9 10 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 8 (0.49%) JBoss
12 7 (0.43%) Ethereum
12 7 (0.43%) Hyperledger
12 7 (0.43%) IIS
12 7 (0.43%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 59 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.18%) SPSS
8 2 (0.12%) Stata
9 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.061%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 166 (10.10%) SAP FI
2 139 (8.46%) SAP CO
3 133 (8.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 79 (4.81%) SAP SD
5 77 (4.69%) SAP S/4HANA
6 53 (3.23%) SAP ERP
7 51 (3.10%) SAP HR
7 51 (3.10%) SAP Hybris
8 37 (2.25%) SAP MM
9 35 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 29 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
10 29 (1.77%) SAP FSCM
11 27 (1.64%) SAP HCM
12 25 (1.52%) SAP CRM
13 24 (1.46%) SAP Retail
14 21 (1.28%) SAP PM
15 20 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
16 17 (1.03%) OpenText VIM for SAP
16 17 (1.03%) SAP SRM
17 16 (0.97%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 81 (4.93%) SuccessFactors
2 67 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (2.62%) SaaS
5 23 (1.40%) IaaS
6 18 (1.10%) Office 365
7 15 (0.91%) PaaS
8 12 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.55%) Force.com
9 9 (0.55%) GitHub
9 9 (0.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 8 (0.49%) G Suite
10 8 (0.49%) iPaaS
11 6 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.24%) AdWords
14 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.18%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.12%) Taleo
15 2 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.13%) Firewall
2 18 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 14 (0.85%) WAN
4 13 (0.79%) DNS
4 13 (0.79%) SSL
5 12 (0.73%) Internet
5 12 (0.73%) LAN
5 12 (0.73%) SAN
6 11 (0.67%) Network Security
7 9 (0.55%) HTTP
7 9 (0.55%) SNMP
7 9 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (0.55%) WLAN
8 8 (0.49%) BGP
8 8 (0.49%) EIGRP
8 8 (0.49%) IPv6
8 8 (0.49%) MPLS
8 8 (0.49%) OSPF
8 8 (0.49%) TACACS
8 8 (0.49%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (7.49%) SAP HANA
2 117 (7.12%) SAP BW
3 114 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
4 55 (3.35%) Big Data
5 51 (3.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 49 (2.98%) Hadoop
6 49 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (2.68%) MongoDB
8 42 (2.56%) SQL Server
9 37 (2.25%) SAP Data Services
10 36 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (1.70%) MySQL
12 26 (1.58%) Relational Database
13 22 (1.34%) Sybase ASE
14 18 (1.10%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.10%) Power BI
15 15 (0.91%) Qlik Sense
15 15 (0.91%) RDBMS
15 15 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (0.79%) HBase
Development Applications
1 63 (3.83%) Git (software)
2 54 (3.29%) JIRA
3 26 (1.58%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.97%) Artifactory
5 14 (0.85%) LSMW
6 11 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (0.61%) IntelliJ
8 9 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.55%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.49%) GitLab
9 8 (0.49%) Selenium
10 7 (0.43%) Ant
10 7 (0.43%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.43%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.37%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.37%) Maven
12 5 (0.30%) JMeter
12 5 (0.30%) Subversion
13 4 (0.24%) JUnit
13 4 (0.24%) Mockito
General
1 620 (37.74%) Finance
2 316 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 264 (16.07%) Marketing
4 259 (15.76%) Telecoms
5 243 (14.79%) Electronics
6 110 (6.70%) Retail
7 70 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 60 (3.65%) Banking
9 33 (2.01%) Billing
10 28 (1.70%) Advertising
11 24 (1.46%) Legal
12 22 (1.34%) Law
13 21 (1.28%) Italian Language
14 20 (1.22%) General Ledger
15 19 (1.16%) Spanish Language
16 15 (0.91%) German Language
17 12 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
18 8 (0.49%) Publishing
19 6 (0.37%) Back Office
19 6 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 452 (27.51%) Consultant
2 400 (24.35%) SAP Consultant
3 206 (12.54%) Analyst
4 199 (12.11%) Developer
5 154 (9.37%) Architect
6 107 (6.51%) Project Manager
6 107 (6.51%) SAP Manager
7 87 (5.30%) Business Analyst
8 71 (4.32%) SAP Developer
8 71 (4.32%) SAP FI Consultant
9 70 (4.26%) SAP Analyst
10 68 (4.14%) SAP Project Manager
10 68 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
11 67 (4.08%) SAP Architect
12 55 (3.35%) SAP CO Consultant
13 54 (3.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 46 (2.80%) Functional Consultant
15 41 (2.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
16 39 (2.37%) SAP SD Consultant
17 36 (2.19%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.47%) Web Services
2 52 (3.16%) HTML
3 46 (2.80%) JSON
4 45 (2.74%) Spring
5 35 (2.13%) CSS
5 35 (2.13%) SAP Basis
6 34 (2.07%) RESTful
7 29 (1.77%) SAP Fiori
8 28 (1.70%) XML
9 26 (1.58%) Node.js
9 26 (1.58%) SAP PI
9 26 (1.58%) Spring Boot
10 24 (1.46%) REST
10 24 (1.46%) SOAP
11 20 (1.22%) .NET
11 20 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
11 20 (1.22%) JSP
12 18 (1.10%) HTML5
13 17 (1.03%) AngularJS
13 17 (1.03%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 93 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (4.32%) FMCG
3 42 (2.56%) User Experience
4 36 (2.19%) Virtual Team
5 30 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 28 (1.70%) Data Structures
7 24 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (1.22%) Fintech
8 20 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.03%) Replication
10 11 (0.67%) Social Media
11 10 (0.61%) Computer Science
11 10 (0.61%) NHS
11 10 (0.61%) PKI
12 9 (0.55%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.55%) Smart Meter
13 8 (0.49%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.43%) Robotics
15 6 (0.37%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 67 (4.08%) Linux
2 57 (3.47%) Unix
3 41 (2.50%) Windows
4 11 (0.67%) Solaris
5 9 (0.55%) AIX
5 9 (0.55%) Android
6 6 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.18%) VMS
9 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.061%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.061%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.061%) MVS
10 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.061%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 270 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (16.01%) Programme Management
4 243 (14.79%) Digital Marketing
5 203 (12.36%) ERP
6 167 (10.16%) Project Management
7 163 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 126 (7.67%) Migration
9 116 (7.06%) Analytics
10 86 (5.23%) CRM
11 81 (4.93%) Scrum
12 80 (4.87%) DevOps
13 78 (4.75%) Data Modelling
14 76 (4.63%) Change Management
15 75 (4.56%) Data Migration
16 65 (3.96%) Procure-to-Pay
17 56 (3.41%) SAP Implementation
18 53 (3.23%) ITIL
18 53 (3.23%) Visualisation
19 52 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (8.89%) SQL
2 135 (8.22%) Java
3 72 (4.38%) ABAP
4 71 (4.32%) JavaScript
5 70 (4.26%) Python
6 23 (1.40%) Shell Script
7 20 (1.22%) Perl
8 19 (1.16%) R
9 16 (0.97%) Ruby
9 16 (0.97%) T-SQL
10 15 (0.91%) Korn
11 13 (0.79%) C
12 12 (0.73%) VBA
13 10 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.61%) C#
13 10 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.49%) Go
15 6 (0.37%) Apex Code
15 6 (0.37%) SOQL
16 5 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 130 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 113 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 59 (3.59%) Degree
4 19 (1.16%) SAP Certification
5 15 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.61%) PMP
7 9 (0.55%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
9 7 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (0.37%) ACCA
10 6 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.30%) CIMA
12 4 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.18%) CBAP
13 3 (0.18%) CISSP
13 3 (0.18%) CREST Certified
13 3 (0.18%) CRISC
13 3 (0.18%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.10%) QA
2 45 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.40%) PMO
5 19 (1.16%) SLA
6 15 (0.91%) IFRS
7 11 (0.67%) GDPR
8 5 (0.30%) EMIR
8 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.24%) MiFID
10 3 (0.18%) GMP
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%) HL7
11 2 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.12%) RMADS
11 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 48 (2.92%) Docker
2 20 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.43%) HDFS
5 5 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.12%) NFS
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.12%) SRDF
7 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.061%) Firmware
8 1 (0.061%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (2.25%) Ansible
2 30 (1.83%) Puppet
3 28 (1.70%) Kubernetes
4 16 (0.97%) logstash
5 15 (0.91%) Kibana
6 13 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.79%) Terraform
7 10 (0.61%) HAProxy
8 8 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.43%) Grafana
9 7 (0.43%) Salt
9 7 (0.43%) SCCM
10 5 (0.30%) DatAdvantage
11 4 (0.24%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 4 (0.24%) Oozie
11 4 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.24%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.18%) Nessus
13 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 137 (8.34%) Oracle
2 100 (6.09%) Microsoft
3 62 (3.77%) hybris
4 52 (3.16%) Tableau
5 44 (2.68%) Ariba
6 40 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 39 (2.37%) IBM
8 28 (1.70%) HP
9 24 (1.46%) Concur
9 24 (1.46%) Workday
10 23 (1.40%) ServiceNow
10 23 (1.40%) Sybase
11 21 (1.28%) JD Edwards
11 21 (1.28%) VMware
12 19 (1.16%) Informatica
13 16 (0.97%) Cognos
13 16 (0.97%) Google
13 16 (0.97%) OpenText
14 15 (0.91%) Adobe
14 15 (0.91%) PeopleSoft