The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 26 June 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing SAP 18 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 19.57% 17.34% 16.13%
As % of the Vendors category 36.00% 35.71% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 12
Median daily rate £455 £396 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.89% +18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £470 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -31.32% +31.65%  

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 Middlesex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 50 84 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 54.35% 48.55% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 56 44
Median daily rate £435 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.29% +22.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Middlesex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Middlesex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Middlesex

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in Middlesex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 8 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) SAP BW
3 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) SAP Security
5 4 (12.50%) SAP Portal
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Workflow
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) ABAP
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) SAP Basis
6 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
6 3 (9.38%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) SAP HANA
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.38%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) SAPUI5
6 3 (9.38%) QA
7 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) QlikView
7 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (6.25%) Record to Report

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 4 (12.50%) SAP Portal
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP APO
2 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.13%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.13%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SAP BW
2 3 (9.38%) SAP HANA
3 2 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (6.25%) QlikView
4 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Consultant
1 13 (40.63%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) SAP Security Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) SAPUI5 Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) QlikView Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP APO Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Documentation Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Portal Developer
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Portal Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (9.38%) SAP Basis
2 3 (9.38%) SAPUI5
2 3 (9.38%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Security
1 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Workflow
3 3 (9.38%) Change Management
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.38%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) ERP
4 2 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Record to Report
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.25%) Task Automation
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Sybase
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Concur
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Informatica
3 1 (3.13%) OpenText