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 23 May 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
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 67 48
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19  
Contract jobs citing SAP 795 729 879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.00% 3.36% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 9.70% 8.19% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 453 547
Median daily rate £480 £451 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.54% -5.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +6.94% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.80% +28.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £14.77 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.70 £27.50 £69.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.20% -29.09%  

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 8195 8904 9984
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.20% 41.10% 44.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5492 6086 6512
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 117 244
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 £13.25 £12.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -6 66 £531 +15.86% 27
Brentford 0 18 - - 4
Canary Wharf +7 6 £588 +46.87%
Uxbridge -2 4 £380 - 1
Croydon - 2 £425 - 2
Romford - 2 £125 -
Chiswick - 2 £350 -
Westminster +2 1 - - 1
Hammersmith -5 1 £225 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
West Drayton - 1 £575 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 557 (34.88%) Finance
2 341 (21.35%) Business Intelligence
3 271 (16.97%) ERP
4 253 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
5 238 (14.90%) Manufacturing
6 215 (13.46%) Marketing
7 214 (13.40%) Oracle
8 209 (13.09%) Programme Management
9 205 (12.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 200 (12.52%) Telecoms
11 191 (11.96%) Digital Marketing
12 190 (11.90%) Electronics
13 170 (10.64%) Migration
14 168 (10.52%) Project Management
15 159 (9.96%) Microsoft
16 154 (9.64%) SQL
17 144 (9.02%) Retail
18 139 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
19 132 (8.27%) Java
20 131 (8.20%) CRM
21 116 (7.26%) SAP HANA
22 112 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
22 112 (7.01%) SAP FI
23 110 (6.89%) Data Migration
24 95 (5.95%) Change Management
25 94 (5.89%) SAP CO
26 92 (5.76%) SQL Server
27 89 (5.57%) Security Cleared
28 86 (5.39%) SAP FI/CO
29 85 (5.32%) Data Modelling

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 60 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
3 29 (1.82%) SAS
4 25 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 24 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 21 (1.31%) Confluence
7 19 (1.19%) NetWeaver
7 19 (1.19%) Skype for Business
8 18 (1.13%) Apache
9 17 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
9 17 (1.06%) SAP Portal
10 16 (1.00%) Apache Solr
10 16 (1.00%) Mule
11 14 (0.88%) Apache Spark
11 14 (0.88%) Documentum
11 14 (0.88%) JBoss
12 13 (0.81%) CMS
13 11 (0.69%) IIS
14 9 (0.56%) Apache Pig
14 9 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 55 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.44%) SPSS
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.13%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.13%) Stata
7 2 (0.13%) Weka
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.063%) InVision
8 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 205 (12.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 112 (7.01%) SAP FI
3 94 (5.89%) SAP CO
4 86 (5.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 64 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 58 (3.63%) SAP HR
7 54 (3.38%) SAP SD
8 52 (3.26%) SAP Hybris
9 50 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
10 46 (2.88%) SAP S/4HANA
11 41 (2.57%) SAP MM
12 35 (2.19%) SAP ERP
13 34 (2.13%) SAP Retail
14 33 (2.07%) OpenText VIM for SAP
14 33 (2.07%) SAP HCM
15 31 (1.94%) SAP CRM
16 25 (1.57%) SAP PM
17 23 (1.44%) SAP BPC
18 21 (1.31%) SAP FSCM
19 19 (1.19%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
3 54 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (2.38%) Office 365
5 17 (1.06%) Yammer
6 15 (0.94%) PaaS
7 13 (0.81%) SaaS
8 8 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.38%) Boomi
9 6 (0.38%) Datadog
10 5 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.31%) IaaS
11 4 (0.25%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.25%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.19%) AdWords
12 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.19%) GitHub
12 3 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.13%) Firewall
2 11 (0.69%) HTTP
3 10 (0.63%) Intranet
4 8 (0.50%) FTP
5 7 (0.44%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.38%) Internet
6 6 (0.38%) LDAP
6 6 (0.38%) SAN
6 6 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.31%) DNS
7 5 (0.31%) SMTP
7 5 (0.31%) X.509
8 4 (0.25%) Skype
8 4 (0.25%) VPN
8 4 (0.25%) WAN
9 3 (0.19%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.19%) LAN
9 3 (0.19%) WebEx
10 2 (0.13%) DHCP
10 2 (0.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (7.26%) SAP HANA
2 92 (5.76%) SQL Server
3 76 (4.76%) SAP BW
4 75 (4.70%) BusinessObjects
5 67 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (3.19%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 32 (2.00%) Power BI
8 31 (1.94%) QlikView
8 31 (1.94%) Relational Database
9 30 (1.88%) SAP Data Services
10 28 (1.75%) Big Data
10 28 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 26 (1.63%) MongoDB
12 24 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (1.38%) MySQL
14 20 (1.25%) NoSQL
15 17 (1.06%) Hadoop
16 16 (1.00%) RDBMS
17 15 (0.94%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 47 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 35 (2.19%) Maven
3 34 (2.13%) JIRA
4 20 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.88%) Gradle
7 12 (0.75%) LSMW
8 9 (0.56%) Selenium
9 7 (0.44%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.44%) Subversion
10 6 (0.38%) Robolectric
11 5 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (0.19%) Bazaar
13 3 (0.19%) gulp
13 3 (0.19%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.19%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.19%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.19%) webpack
13 3 (0.19%) XMLSpy
General
1 557 (34.88%) Finance
2 238 (14.90%) Manufacturing
3 215 (13.46%) Marketing
4 200 (12.52%) Telecoms
5 190 (11.90%) Electronics
6 144 (9.02%) Retail
7 72 (4.51%) Banking
7 72 (4.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 37 (2.32%) Legal
9 21 (1.31%) Advertising
10 18 (1.13%) French Language
11 17 (1.06%) Back Office
11 17 (1.06%) Billing
12 15 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.81%) Law
14 9 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.56%) General Ledger
14 9 (0.56%) Publishing
15 7 (0.44%) Front Office
15 7 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 458 (28.68%) Consultant
2 357 (22.35%) SAP Consultant
3 207 (12.96%) Analyst
4 191 (11.96%) Developer
5 157 (9.83%) Architect
6 148 (9.27%) SAP Manager
7 121 (7.58%) Project Manager
8 83 (5.20%) Business Analyst
9 81 (5.07%) SAP Analyst
10 73 (4.57%) SAP Architect
11 68 (4.26%) SAP Project Manager
12 60 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
13 51 (3.19%) Data Analyst
14 48 (3.01%) SAP Developer
15 45 (2.82%) SAP FI Consultant
16 43 (2.69%) SAP CO Consultant
17 40 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 35 (2.19%) Java Developer
18 35 (2.19%) Trainer
19 33 (2.07%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.57%) HTML
2 53 (3.32%) .NET
3 50 (3.13%) CSS
3 50 (3.13%) Web Services
4 47 (2.94%) XML
5 38 (2.38%) JSON
6 31 (1.94%) REST
7 30 (1.88%) Middleware
8 29 (1.82%) SAP Fiori
9 28 (1.75%) Spring
10 24 (1.50%) JSP
10 24 (1.50%) SOAP
11 23 (1.44%) Node.js
11 23 (1.44%) SAP Basis
11 23 (1.44%) Servlets
11 23 (1.44%) XSLT
12 22 (1.38%) Swagger
12 22 (1.38%) Web Dynpro
12 22 (1.38%) WireMock
13 21 (1.31%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 112 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (3.51%) FMCG
3 55 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (1.57%) User Experience
5 23 (1.44%) e-Learning
6 21 (1.31%) Virtual Team
7 20 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 15 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 13 (0.81%) Replication
11 11 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (0.69%) Life Science
12 10 (0.63%) Credit Risk
12 10 (0.63%) Data Centre
12 10 (0.63%) Learning Management System
12 10 (0.63%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.44%) PMI
13 7 (0.44%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.31%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (3.94%) Linux
2 43 (2.69%) Windows
3 34 (2.13%) Unix
4 14 (0.88%) Android
5 13 (0.81%) Solaris
6 11 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.56%) AIX
8 5 (0.31%) SUSE
8 5 (0.31%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.13%) CentOS
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.063%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (21.35%) Business Intelligence
2 271 (16.97%) ERP
3 253 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
4 209 (13.09%) Programme Management
5 191 (11.96%) Digital Marketing
6 170 (10.64%) Migration
7 168 (10.52%) Project Management
8 139 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 131 (8.20%) CRM
10 110 (6.89%) Data Migration
11 95 (5.95%) Change Management
12 85 (5.32%) Data Modelling
13 82 (5.13%) TDD
14 71 (4.45%) Procure-to-Pay
15 67 (4.20%) Analytics
16 64 (4.01%) ETL
17 63 (3.94%) Waterfall
18 60 (3.76%) Scrum
19 56 (3.51%) DevOps
20 55 (3.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 154 (9.64%) SQL
2 132 (8.27%) Java
3 81 (5.07%) ABAP
4 54 (3.38%) JavaScript
5 44 (2.76%) Python
6 28 (1.75%) C#
7 27 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 23 (1.44%) C
9 22 (1.38%) XPath
10 21 (1.31%) Ruby
10 21 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 19 (1.19%) Perl
12 14 (0.88%) R
13 12 (0.75%) Korn
14 11 (0.69%) VBA
15 10 (0.63%) Go
16 8 (0.50%) PHP
17 6 (0.38%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.31%) C++
19 4 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (5.57%) Security Cleared
2 76 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 57 (3.57%) Degree
4 16 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 10 (0.63%) PMP
6 9 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.44%) CISA
7 7 (0.44%) CISSP
8 6 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.38%) MAPM
9 5 (0.31%) ACCA
9 5 (0.31%) CIMA
9 5 (0.31%) ISEB
9 5 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.31%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.25%) CRISC
10 4 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.19%) APMP
11 3 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.94%) QA
2 25 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.81%) SLA
4 12 (0.75%) PMO
5 10 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.56%) IFRS
7 8 (0.50%) GxP
8 6 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (0.25%) GMP
9 4 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.13%) COSO
11 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.13%) GAAP
11 2 (0.13%) GAMP
11 2 (0.13%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 36 (2.25%) Docker
2 30 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.44%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
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 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.13%) HDFS
7 2 (0.13%) iptables
7 2 (0.13%) SAP ITS
7 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.063%) IAG
8 1 (0.063%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.063%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (1.57%) Puppet
2 22 (1.38%) Ansible
3 18 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.81%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.63%) Terraform
6 9 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.50%) Kibana
7 8 (0.50%) logstash
7 8 (0.50%) Oozie
8 7 (0.44%) Nagios
8 7 (0.44%) Salt
9 6 (0.38%) SCOM
10 5 (0.31%) SCCM
10 5 (0.31%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.25%) Graphite
11 4 (0.25%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
12 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (0.19%) QRadar
Vendors
1 214 (13.40%) Oracle
2 159 (9.96%) Microsoft
3 62 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
4 58 (3.63%) hybris
5 41 (2.57%) IBM
6 34 (2.13%) HP
6 34 (2.13%) Tableau
7 26 (1.63%) Adobe
7 26 (1.63%) Ariba
8 24 (1.50%) OpenText
9 23 (1.44%) JD Edwards
9 23 (1.44%) Sybase
10 21 (1.31%) VMware
11 20 (1.25%) Informatica
12 18 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
13 16 (1.00%) Infor
13 16 (1.00%) Symantec
13 16 (1.00%) WSO2
14 15 (0.94%) Concur
14 15 (0.94%) Workday
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Green Park Interim & Executive Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
La Fosse Associates
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £570 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £483 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Yoh
Rate: £130.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £180 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Good rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Investigo
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £520 - £540 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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Green Park Interim & Executive Ltd
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