Period
to 17 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 February 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 38 29
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 +14
Contract jobs citing SAP 67 55 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.20% 4.38% 5.22%
As % of the Vendors category 8.42% 8.80% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 78
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.94% - +26.87%
10th Percentile £306 £342 £279
90th Percentile £531 £688 £700
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.94% - +26.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £10.80 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -6.09% -7.11%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £32.75 £12.15 £11.50
% change year-on-year +169.55% +5.65% -7.11%

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 796 625 750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.84% 49.72% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 365 329
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +12.78%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 34
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -36.22% +8.14%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.19
90th Percentile £24.00 £21.15 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.13 £10.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year +58.56% -32.50% +23.08%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Milton Keynes

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Milton Keynes

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Milton Keynes

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SAP.

1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.91%) Programme Management
3 12 (17.91%) Electronics
3 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
3 12 (17.91%) Manufacturing
3 12 (17.91%) ABAP
3 12 (17.91%) Marketing
3 12 (17.91%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (16.42%) SAP ERP
4 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 11 (16.42%) ERP
4 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.43%) HP
5 9 (13.43%) SAP Portal
6 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (11.94%) SAP FI
6 8 (11.94%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (11.94%) SAP CO
7 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.96%) Firewall
7 6 (8.96%) Project Management
7 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (8.96%) Windows
7 6 (8.96%) C#
7 6 (8.96%) .NET
8 5 (7.46%) Linux

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (13.43%) SAP Portal
2 5 (7.46%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.48%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) SAP ERP
2 8 (11.94%) SAP CO
2 8 (11.94%) SAP FI
2 8 (11.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.97%) SAP SD
4 3 (4.48%) SAP Travel Management
5 1 (1.49%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) PaaS
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.97%) SAP BW
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.99%) Big Data
3 2 (2.99%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) DataStage
4 1 (1.49%) DB2
4 1 (1.49%) Informix
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) LSMW
2 4 (5.97%) JIRA
2 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Electronics
2 12 (17.91%) Manufacturing
2 12 (17.91%) Marketing
2 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.46%) Legal
4 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Billing
6 1 (1.49%) Automotive
6 1 (1.49%) German Language
6 1 (1.49%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Consultant
2 14 (20.90%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (17.91%) Architect
4 9 (13.43%) Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Technical Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.97%) SAP SD Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Data Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (5.97%) REST
3 4 (5.97%) Web Services
3 4 (5.97%) XML
4 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.48%) Middleware
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.99%) CSS
5 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.99%) HTML
5 2 (2.99%) jQuery
5 2 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (2.99%) MEAP
5 2 (2.99%) SAP PI
5 2 (2.99%) SOAP
5 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.99%) WCF
6 1 (1.49%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) AS400
3 3 (4.48%) FMCG
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.48%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (17.91%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (17.91%) Programme Management
3 11 (16.42%) ERP
3 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.96%) Project Management
4 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.97%) CRM
6 4 (5.97%) Smoke Testing
6 4 (5.97%) SOA
6 4 (5.97%) SOLID
6 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.48%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (4.48%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) ABAP
2 11 (16.42%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) Java
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) ISEB
2 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) MCP
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.99%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) PMO
3 1 (1.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) HP
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) IBM
5 2 (2.99%) Splunk
6 1 (1.49%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.49%) Planview
6 1 (1.49%) Teradata