Period
to 2 December 2021

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 2 December 2021 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
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 76 62
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +22
Contract jobs citing SAP 1,208 536 1,320
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 3.18% 3.31% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 8.59% 8.32% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 355 812
10th Percentile £414 £363 £350
25th Percentile £500 £439 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £580 £525 £523
Median % change year-on-year +10.48% +0.48% +1.75%
75th Percentile £688 £638 £611
90th Percentile £750 £738 £706
England median daily rate £530 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
10th Percentile £32.65 " £19.05
25th Percentile £43.38 " £21.94
Median hourly rate £62.50 £45.00 £28.00
Median % change year-on-year +38.89% +60.71% +21.74%
75th Percentile £67.19 " £53.75
90th Percentile £69.25 " £55.25
England median hourly rate £56.25 £27.45 £23.00
% change year-on-year +104.92% +19.35% -11.54%

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 14,061 6,442 13,863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.00% 39.83% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,702 4,409 9,580
10th Percentile £331 £300 £263
25th Percentile £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 57 243
10th Percentile £13.88 £12.75 £12.45
25th Percentile £17.88 £17.93 £16.08
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +17.07% +9.63%
75th Percentile £45.89 £42.00 £28.75
90th Percentile £61.50 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.45 £23.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -15.43% +22.99% +7.91%

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 2 December 2021.

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 2 December 2021.

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 2 December 2021. 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
Central London -31 74 £525 -4.55% 30
West London -33 12 £593 +10.75% 14
North London +1 5 £158 - 3
South London -8 1 £425 -19.05% 2
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, 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.

1 525 (43.46%) Finance
2 317 (26.24%) Social Skills
3 295 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
4 283 (23.43%) Manufacturing
5 242 (20.03%) Agile Software Development
6 229 (18.96%) Marketing
7 225 (18.63%) SAP S/4HANA
8 218 (18.05%) Telecoms
9 217 (17.96%) Programme Management
10 213 (17.63%) Public Sector
11 205 (16.97%) Digital Marketing
12 202 (16.72%) Electronics
13 198 (16.39%) ERP
14 190 (15.73%) Azure
15 173 (14.32%) Migration
16 169 (13.99%) Oracle
17 166 (13.74%) Microsoft
18 132 (10.93%) SQL
19 124 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
20 119 (9.85%) AWS
21 113 (9.35%) Data Modelling
22 112 (9.27%) Data Migration
23 110 (9.11%) Analytics
24 107 (8.86%) SAP HANA
24 107 (8.86%) Project Management
25 90 (7.45%) Java
26 88 (7.28%) Salesforce.com
27 83 (6.87%) Retail
28 79 (6.54%) DevOps
29 77 (6.37%) Analytical Skills

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 52 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.74%) Apache Spark
3 12 (0.99%) Confluence
4 11 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (0.91%) SAS
5 7 (0.58%) Apache
6 6 (0.50%) CMS
7 5 (0.41%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.41%) Documentum
8 3 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.25%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.25%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.17%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.083%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.083%) JBoss
10 1 (0.083%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (2.24%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.33%) SPSS
7 2 (0.17%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.083%) Figma
8 1 (0.083%) Flinto
8 1 (0.083%) InVision
8 1 (0.083%) Sketch
8 1 (0.083%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 225 (18.63%) SAP S/4HANA
2 44 (3.64%) SAP Hybris
3 40 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 38 (3.15%) SAP FI
5 33 (2.73%) SAP ERP
6 29 (2.40%) SAP CO
7 27 (2.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 26 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
9 25 (2.07%) SAP Retail
10 22 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
11 20 (1.66%) SAP MDG
12 15 (1.24%) SAP MM
13 14 (1.16%) SAP BPC
14 13 (1.08%) SAP HCM
15 12 (0.99%) SAP HR
16 11 (0.91%) SAP AFS
17 10 (0.83%) SAP IBP
18 9 (0.75%) NetSuite
18 9 (0.75%) SAP CRM
18 9 (0.75%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 190 (15.73%) Azure
2 119 (9.85%) AWS
3 69 (5.71%) Power Platform
4 56 (4.64%) SuccessFactors
5 41 (3.39%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 39 (3.23%) IaaS
7 37 (3.06%) SaaS
8 32 (2.65%) PaaS
9 29 (2.40%) Microsoft 365
10 28 (2.32%) Dynamics 365
11 25 (2.07%) GCP
12 18 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
13 17 (1.41%) GitHub
14 16 (1.32%) PowerApps
15 13 (1.08%) Amazon S3
15 13 (1.08%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 12 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (0.91%) Serverless
18 10 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
18 10 (0.83%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.91%) FTP
2 9 (0.75%) Firewall
2 9 (0.75%) HTTP
3 5 (0.41%) VPN
4 4 (0.33%) PABX
4 4 (0.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.17%) DNS
5 2 (0.17%) Internet
5 2 (0.17%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.17%) Network Security
5 2 (0.17%) Skype
6 1 (0.083%) Broadband
6 1 (0.083%) DHCP
6 1 (0.083%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.083%) ICMP
6 1 (0.083%) Multicast
6 1 (0.083%) SAN
6 1 (0.083%) SMDS
6 1 (0.083%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (8.86%) SAP HANA
2 58 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
2 58 (4.80%) Metadata
2 58 (4.80%) SQL Server
3 57 (4.72%) Power BI
4 51 (4.22%) SAP BW
5 45 (3.73%) BusinessObjects
6 37 (3.06%) Big Data
7 32 (2.65%) Data Lake
8 27 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.15%) Metadata Repository
10 25 (2.07%) Relational Database
11 22 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 20 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 20 (1.66%) Oracle Database
13 17 (1.41%) Hadoop
14 16 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (1.32%) Tableau
15 15 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 45 (3.73%) JIRA
2 37 (3.06%) PowerDesigner
3 28 (2.32%) Git (software)
4 24 (1.99%) Jenkins
5 20 (1.66%) Subversion
6 8 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (0.66%) ER Studio
6 8 (0.66%) ERwin
7 7 (0.58%) LSMW
7 7 (0.58%) Maven
7 7 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.41%) Bitbucket Server
8 5 (0.41%) Hudson
8 5 (0.41%) Tricentis qTest
9 4 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.25%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.25%) Selenium
10 3 (0.25%) SonarQube
General
1 525 (43.46%) Finance
2 317 (26.24%) Social Skills
3 283 (23.43%) Manufacturing
4 229 (18.96%) Marketing
5 218 (18.05%) Telecoms
6 213 (17.63%) Public Sector
7 202 (16.72%) Electronics
8 83 (6.87%) Retail
9 77 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
10 58 (4.80%) Banking
11 52 (4.30%) Presentation Skills
12 37 (3.06%) Legal
13 33 (2.73%) Investment Banking
14 29 (2.40%) Law
15 27 (2.24%) General Ledger
16 21 (1.74%) Billing
16 21 (1.74%) Organisational Skills
17 18 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (1.32%) Influencing Skills
19 10 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 224 (18.54%) Consultant
2 214 (17.72%) Architect
3 166 (13.74%) SAP Consultant
4 157 (13.00%) Analyst
5 147 (12.17%) Developer
6 92 (7.62%) Project Manager
7 88 (7.28%) Solutions Architect
8 84 (6.95%) Data Architect
9 69 (5.71%) SAP Manager
10 68 (5.63%) Business Analyst
11 59 (4.88%) SAP Analyst
12 45 (3.73%) SAP Architect
13 38 (3.15%) Data Analyst
13 38 (3.15%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
14 37 (3.06%) SAP Developer
15 36 (2.98%) SAP Project Manager
16 33 (2.73%) Azure Architect
17 29 (2.40%) SAP Business Analyst
18 27 (2.24%) Functional Consultant
19 26 (2.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.97%) Web Services
2 35 (2.90%) .NET
3 30 (2.48%) J2EE
4 28 (2.32%) RESTful
5 27 (2.24%) Middleware
6 25 (2.07%) HTML
7 24 (1.99%) SOAP
8 22 (1.82%) CSS
9 20 (1.66%) Node.js
9 20 (1.66%) SAP Fiori
9 20 (1.66%) Spring
10 18 (1.49%) REST
11 16 (1.32%) XML
12 15 (1.24%) EDI
13 13 (1.08%) JSON
14 12 (0.99%) Kafka
15 10 (0.83%) IDoc
15 10 (0.83%) React
16 9 (0.75%) .NET Framework
16 9 (0.75%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (4.47%) Management Information System
2 31 (2.57%) Legacy Systems
3 23 (1.90%) User Experience
4 21 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (1.49%) Reference Data
6 17 (1.41%) Legacy Applications
6 17 (1.41%) Virtual Team
7 16 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (1.16%) Renewable Energy
9 13 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 11 (0.91%) Cloud Native
10 11 (0.91%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.91%) FMCG
10 11 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 11 (0.91%) Public Cloud
11 8 (0.66%) NHS
11 8 (0.66%) PMI
11 8 (0.66%) Robotics
12 7 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 53 (4.39%) Linux
2 36 (2.98%) Windows
3 16 (1.32%) Unix
4 9 (0.75%) Windows 10
5 8 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.50%) VMS
7 6 (0.50%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.33%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.25%) Android
10 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.17%) Debian
11 2 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.083%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.083%) CentOS
12 1 (0.083%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.083%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
2 242 (20.03%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (17.96%) Programme Management
4 205 (16.97%) Digital Marketing
5 198 (16.39%) ERP
6 173 (14.32%) Migration
7 124 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 113 (9.35%) Data Modelling
9 112 (9.27%) Data Migration
10 110 (9.11%) Analytics
11 107 (8.86%) Project Management
12 79 (6.54%) DevOps
13 70 (5.79%) Data Architecture
14 69 (5.71%) Project Delivery
15 67 (5.55%) CRM
16 62 (5.13%) Data Governance
17 58 (4.80%) Data Analysis
18 56 (4.64%) Logistics
19 55 (4.55%) User Stories
20 54 (4.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (10.93%) SQL
2 90 (7.45%) Java
3 56 (4.64%) JavaScript
4 36 (2.98%) Python
5 33 (2.73%) ABAP
6 30 (2.48%) C#
6 30 (2.48%) T-SQL
7 18 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.16%) Ruby
9 13 (1.08%) C
9 13 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 11 (0.91%) PHP
11 9 (0.75%) Go
12 8 (0.66%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.66%) Perl
13 7 (0.58%) Apex Code
13 7 (0.58%) Kotlin
14 6 (0.50%) R
14 6 (0.50%) XPath
15 5 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 59 (4.88%) Degree
2 41 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.49%) ACCA
5 16 (1.32%) CIMA
5 16 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 11 (0.91%) PMP
7 7 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (0.58%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.41%) CGEIT
9 5 (0.41%) CISA
9 5 (0.41%) CISM
9 5 (0.41%) CRISC
9 5 (0.41%) MCSE
9 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.25%) APMP
12 2 (0.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 32 (2.65%) QA
3 22 (1.82%) PMO
4 21 (1.74%) IFRS
5 18 (1.49%) GDPR
6 11 (0.91%) GAAP
6 11 (0.91%) IFRS 9
6 11 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.83%) Accessibility
8 8 (0.66%) NCSC
8 8 (0.66%) SLA
9 7 (0.58%) COBIT
9 7 (0.58%) FRS 29
10 6 (0.50%) ITGC
11 1 (0.083%) COREP
11 1 (0.083%) FINREP
11 1 (0.083%) GRC
11 1 (0.083%) NIST
11 1 (0.083%) P3O
11 1 (0.083%) Section 508
System Software
1 28 (2.32%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.99%) Docker
3 6 (0.50%) HDFS
4 4 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.083%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.16%) Terraform
3 8 (0.66%) SCCM
4 7 (0.58%) Ansible
5 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.33%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.25%) Control-M
7 3 (0.25%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.25%) Kibana
7 3 (0.25%) QRadar
7 3 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.17%) Grafana
8 2 (0.17%) Istio
8 2 (0.17%) Puppet
8 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.083%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 169 (13.99%) Oracle
2 166 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 88 (7.28%) Salesforce.com
4 55 (4.55%) hybris
5 45 (3.73%) Databricks
6 38 (3.15%) Ariba
6 38 (3.15%) BiZZdesign
7 33 (2.73%) IBM
8 26 (2.15%) ServiceNow
8 26 (2.15%) Workday
9 23 (1.90%) Sparx
10 22 (1.82%) Informatica
11 20 (1.66%) Remedy
12 19 (1.57%) Google
13 18 (1.49%) MuleSoft
14 14 (1.16%) BT
15 13 (1.08%) Concur
16 12 (0.99%) Alteryx
17 11 (0.91%) Red Hat
18 9 (0.75%) Cadence