Period
to

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 24 May 2022 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
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 81 70
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP 1,237 785 678
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 3.20% 3.23% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 8.48% 8.43% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 490 410
10th Percentile £413 £374 £362
25th Percentile £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £579 £550 £536
Median % change year-on-year +5.23% +2.56% +2.14%
75th Percentile £688 £675 £649
90th Percentile £750 £738 £775
England median daily rate £550 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
10th Percentile £35.10 - £27.65
25th Percentile £49.50 £36.25 £28.62
Median hourly rate £65.00 £57.50 £32.45
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +77.20% -48.08%
75th Percentile £70.00 £58.75 £35.20
90th Percentile - £76.00 £35.53
England median hourly rate £34.44 £20.90 £30.00
% change year-on-year +64.78% -30.33% +25.98%

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 14,585 9,309 7,685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.75% 38.34% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,389 6,192 5,222
10th Percentile £356 £330 £263
25th Percentile £463 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £525 £480 £455
% change year-on-year +9.38% +5.49% -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 112 119
10th Percentile £17.12 £13.89 £12.49
25th Percentile £23.91 £18.25 £17.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +31.33% +11.04% +14.29%
75th Percentile £49.25 £50.44 £33.03
90th Percentile £58.93 £66.35 £47.83
England median hourly rate £21.40 £20.50 £18.60
% change year-on-year +4.39% +10.22% +1.92%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in London.

Daily rate trend for SAP in London

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in London.

Hourly rate trend for SAP in London

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SAP in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -19 71 £600 +15.11% 22
West London +10 31 £575 +9.52% 10
South London -13 9 £550 -5.38% 1
North London -1 5 £475 +22.58%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 507 (40.99%) Finance
2 271 (21.91%) Social Skills
3 267 (21.58%) Agile
4 254 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
5 240 (19.40%) Manufacturing
6 223 (18.03%) SAP S/4HANA
7 215 (17.38%) Azure
8 212 (17.14%) Marketing
9 207 (16.73%) Programme Management
10 201 (16.25%) Telecoms
10 201 (16.25%) Public Sector
11 186 (15.04%) ERP
12 185 (14.96%) Electronics
13 184 (14.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 184 (14.87%) Digital Marketing
14 152 (12.29%) Microsoft
14 152 (12.29%) Migration
15 133 (10.75%) Oracle
16 130 (10.51%) Project Management
17 118 (9.54%) AWS
18 115 (9.30%) DevOps
19 113 (9.14%) Analytics
20 104 (8.41%) SQL
21 99 (8.00%) Data Modelling
21 99 (8.00%) Retail
22 96 (7.76%) SAP HANA
23 93 (7.52%) Salesforce.com
24 78 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
25 74 (5.98%) Data Migration
25 74 (5.98%) E-Commerce

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 46 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.70%) Apache Spark
3 20 (1.62%) Confluence
4 18 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (1.29%) SAS
6 11 (0.89%) Apache
7 8 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.49%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.32%) CMS
10 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.16%) nginx
12 1 (0.081%) Appian
12 1 (0.081%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.081%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.081%) SAP EP
12 1 (0.081%) SAP Portal
12 1 (0.081%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.081%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.32%) SPSS
6 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.081%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.081%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.081%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.081%) Houdini
7 1 (0.081%) Maya
7 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.081%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 223 (18.03%) SAP S/4HANA
2 57 (4.61%) SAP FI
3 52 (4.20%) SAP Hybris
4 47 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 45 (3.64%) SAP CO
5 45 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 39 (3.15%) SAP ERP
7 31 (2.51%) SAP BPC
8 25 (2.02%) SAP HR
9 21 (1.70%) Shopify
10 20 (1.62%) SAP HCM
11 19 (1.54%) SAP SD
12 18 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
12 18 (1.46%) SAP FI-GL
12 18 (1.46%) SAP MM
13 17 (1.37%) SAP EWM
14 14 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
15 13 (1.05%) SAP MDG
15 13 (1.05%) SAP Payroll
16 10 (0.81%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 215 (17.38%) Azure
2 118 (9.54%) AWS
3 73 (5.90%) SaaS
4 58 (4.69%) Power Platform
5 55 (4.45%) SuccessFactors
6 47 (3.80%) PaaS
7 29 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
7 29 (2.34%) IaaS
8 28 (2.26%) Serverless
9 27 (2.18%) Microsoft 365
10 26 (2.10%) GCP
11 25 (2.02%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 22 (1.78%) Azure Data Factory
13 17 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
14 14 (1.13%) Boomi
14 14 (1.13%) PowerApps
15 11 (0.89%) GitHub
16 10 (0.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 9 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
18 8 (0.65%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.29%) HTTP
2 10 (0.81%) FTP
3 7 (0.57%) SMS
4 6 (0.49%) Internet
4 6 (0.49%) VPN
5 5 (0.40%) Firewall
5 5 (0.40%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.40%) Wireless
6 4 (0.32%) PABX
6 4 (0.32%) WAN
7 3 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.24%) LAN
7 3 (0.24%) MQTT
7 3 (0.24%) Network Security
7 3 (0.24%) SAN
7 3 (0.24%) SSL
7 3 (0.24%) VLAN
8 2 (0.16%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (0.16%) NGFW
8 2 (0.16%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (7.76%) SAP HANA
2 69 (5.58%) SQL Server
3 56 (4.53%) Metadata
4 49 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (3.72%) Power BI
6 40 (3.23%) SAP BW
7 39 (3.15%) Data Lake
8 31 (2.51%) Big Data
9 29 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
10 22 (1.78%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.54%) Relational Database
12 17 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
12 17 (1.37%) Metadata Repository
13 16 (1.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 16 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (1.13%) MongoDB
15 14 (1.13%) MySQL
16 11 (0.89%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 44 (3.56%) JIRA
2 29 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 27 (2.18%) PowerDesigner
4 17 (1.37%) Subversion
5 11 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.73%) ER Studio
6 9 (0.73%) ERwin
7 6 (0.49%) CircleCI
7 6 (0.49%) Postman
7 6 (0.49%) Selenium
8 5 (0.40%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.40%) kappa
8 5 (0.40%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.32%) GitLab
9 4 (0.32%) JMeter
9 4 (0.32%) LSMW
9 4 (0.32%) Toad
10 3 (0.24%) Serena SBM
10 3 (0.24%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 507 (40.99%) Finance
2 271 (21.91%) Social Skills
3 240 (19.40%) Manufacturing
4 212 (17.14%) Marketing
5 201 (16.25%) Public Sector
5 201 (16.25%) Telecoms
6 185 (14.96%) Electronics
7 99 (8.00%) Retail
8 78 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
9 52 (4.20%) Presentation Skills
10 50 (4.04%) Banking
11 34 (2.75%) Law
12 30 (2.43%) Investment Banking
13 29 (2.34%) Influencing Skills
14 27 (2.18%) General Ledger
15 26 (2.10%) Legal
16 20 (1.62%) Organisational Skills
16 20 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (1.54%) Billing
18 16 (1.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 224 (18.11%) Architect
2 204 (16.49%) Consultant
3 169 (13.66%) SAP Consultant
4 164 (13.26%) Analyst
5 132 (10.67%) Project Manager
6 127 (10.27%) Developer
7 122 (9.86%) Solutions Architect
8 85 (6.87%) SAP Manager
9 61 (4.93%) Business Analyst
10 54 (4.37%) Data Architect
11 50 (4.04%) Data Analyst
12 49 (3.96%) SAP Project Manager
13 46 (3.72%) SAP Analyst
14 45 (3.64%) SAP Architect
15 37 (2.99%) SAP Developer
16 27 (2.18%) Change Manager
17 26 (2.10%) SAP Solutions Architect
18 24 (1.94%) SAP FI Consultant
18 24 (1.94%) Technical Architect
19 22 (1.78%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (4.04%) .NET
2 31 (2.51%) REST
2 31 (2.51%) Web Services
3 20 (1.62%) SAP Fiori
4 19 (1.54%) HTML
5 18 (1.46%) Node.js
6 17 (1.37%) React
7 16 (1.29%) RESTful
8 15 (1.21%) .NET Framework
9 14 (1.13%) IDoc
9 14 (1.13%) J2EE
10 13 (1.05%) WinForms
11 12 (0.97%) AngularJS
12 11 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (0.81%) SAP PI
13 10 (0.81%) SOAP
14 9 (0.73%) CSS
14 9 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (0.73%) Spring
15 8 (0.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 27 (2.18%) Virtual Team
3 23 (1.86%) Public Cloud
4 22 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (1.70%) Legacy Systems
6 19 (1.54%) User Experience
7 18 (1.46%) FMCG
8 14 (1.13%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.13%) Renewable Energy
9 12 (0.97%) Cloud Native
9 12 (0.97%) Reference Data
9 12 (0.97%) Replication
10 11 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 11 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (0.65%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.57%) IoT
14 6 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.49%) NHS
15 5 (0.40%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 42 (3.40%) Windows
2 38 (3.07%) Linux
3 17 (1.37%) Unix
4 14 (1.13%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (0.81%) VMS
6 8 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.40%) Android
9 4 (0.32%) Solaris
10 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.16%) SUSE
10 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.081%) AIX
11 1 (0.081%) Debian
11 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.081%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (21.58%) Agile
2 254 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
3 207 (16.73%) Programme Management
4 186 (15.04%) ERP
5 184 (14.87%) Digital Marketing
5 184 (14.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 152 (12.29%) Migration
7 130 (10.51%) Project Management
8 115 (9.30%) DevOps
9 113 (9.14%) Analytics
10 99 (8.00%) Data Modelling
11 74 (5.98%) Data Migration
11 74 (5.98%) E-Commerce
12 72 (5.82%) Problem-Solving
13 67 (5.42%) Data Architecture
14 64 (5.17%) Logistics
15 63 (5.09%) Scrum
16 62 (5.01%) Change Management
16 62 (5.01%) CRM
17 61 (4.93%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 104 (8.41%) SQL
2 68 (5.50%) Java
3 55 (4.45%) ABAP
4 39 (3.15%) C#
4 39 (3.15%) JavaScript
5 34 (2.75%) Python
6 31 (2.51%) T-SQL
7 20 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 17 (1.37%) Ruby
9 13 (1.05%) Go
10 9 (0.73%) C
10 9 (0.73%) PHP
10 9 (0.73%) TypeScript
11 7 (0.57%) Bash
11 7 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.57%) R
12 6 (0.49%) Kotlin
13 4 (0.32%) Ada
13 4 (0.32%) Groovy
13 4 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (4.37%) Degree
2 30 (2.43%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.89%) ACCA
5 10 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.65%) CIMA
6 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.65%) SAP Certification
7 7 (0.57%) MCSE
7 7 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.49%) CISA
8 6 (0.49%) CISM
8 6 (0.49%) CISSP
8 6 (0.49%) PMP
9 5 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.32%) CRISC
11 3 (0.24%) APMG
11 3 (0.24%) CEH
11 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.56%) QA
2 40 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.29%) GDPR
4 13 (1.05%) PMO
5 12 (0.97%) IFRS
6 10 (0.81%) SLA
7 9 (0.73%) Accessibility
8 8 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.57%) IFRS 17
10 6 (0.49%) GxP
10 6 (0.49%) NCSC
11 4 (0.32%) ITGC
12 3 (0.24%) COBIT
12 3 (0.24%) GAAP
12 3 (0.24%) GRC
12 3 (0.24%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.16%) NIST
14 1 (0.081%) Actionable Recommendations
14 1 (0.081%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.081%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 28 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.21%) Docker
3 9 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.49%) HDFS
5 5 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.081%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.081%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.081%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (1.86%) Terraform
2 15 (1.21%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.65%) Ansible
4 7 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.40%) Control-M
5 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.32%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.24%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.24%) Opsgenie
7 3 (0.24%) QRadar
8 2 (0.16%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.16%) Puppet
8 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.16%) TrustSec
9 1 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 152 (12.29%) Microsoft
2 133 (10.75%) Oracle
3 93 (7.52%) Salesforce.com
4 62 (5.01%) hybris
5 53 (4.28%) Adobe
6 45 (3.64%) Ariba
7 40 (3.23%) Databricks
8 34 (2.75%) IBM
9 33 (2.67%) ServiceNow
10 25 (2.02%) BiZZdesign
11 23 (1.86%) Informatica
12 22 (1.78%) Workday
13 20 (1.62%) Google
14 17 (1.37%) Concur
15 16 (1.29%) Alteryx
16 15 (1.21%) Dell
17 13 (1.05%) DevExpress
18 12 (0.97%) Anaplan
18 12 (0.97%) MuleSoft
18 12 (0.97%) Sage