The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SAPscript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAPscript 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.

SAPscript
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 428 430
Contract jobs citing SAPscript 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.041% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAPscript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9394 9851 9347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.43% 42.76% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7019 7448 6727
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 49 50
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.30% +7.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.01 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.68 £53.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

SAPscript
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SAPscript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SAPscript in London

SAPscript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAPscript in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAPscript in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAPscript 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 SAPscript.

1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Composer
2 1 (50.00%) NWDS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) OLE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms

SAPscript
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 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NWDS
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Composer
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ALE
2 1 (50.00%) OLE
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP