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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
South East / Middlesex
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Contract jobs citing SAP 14 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 10.69% 20.13% 18.35%
As % of the Vendors category 19.44% 39.51% 41.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 14
Median daily rate £433 £404 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.12% -0.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £527 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.64% -10.52%  

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 72 81 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 54.96% 50.94% 44.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 58 40
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

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 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Middlesex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Middlesex

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (17.65%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) QA
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Basis
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
5 2 (11.76%) Record to Report
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
5 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) SUSE
5 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.76%) Sybase
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
5 2 (11.76%) SAP APO

SAP
Top Related 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP APO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
1 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Billing
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
1 7 (41.18%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) SAP APO Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Financial Leader
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (5.88%) SAP WM Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (11.76%) Record to Report
3 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Concur
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) OpenText