Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 29 42
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 73 80 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.14% 6.25% 3.75%
As % of the Vendors category 8.76% 12.99% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 67 70
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +31.85%
10th Percentile £301 £251 £285
90th Percentile £535 £580 £700
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +33.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +30.43% -30.30%
10th Percentile £13.46 £15.00 £10.55
90th Percentile £38.75 £23.60 £15.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00% -12.73%

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 833 616 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.28% 48.13% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 347 397
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £249 £213 £195
90th Percentile £525 £538 £519
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 37 34
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £10.24 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.98% -32.89% +12.96%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.80 £9.00
90th Percentile £54.25 £15.35 £22.63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £10.80 £15.93
% change year-on-year +62.04% -32.20% +27.44%

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 24 November 2017.

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

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SAP.

1 30 (41.10%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (28.77%) Manufacturing
4 20 (27.40%) Electronics
4 20 (27.40%) Telecoms
4 20 (27.40%) Programme Management
4 20 (27.40%) Marketing
4 20 (27.40%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (20.55%) SQL
6 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.70%) Migration
7 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
7 10 (13.70%) ERP
7 10 (13.70%) SAP ERP
7 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (12.33%) Oracle
9 8 (10.96%) ABAP
9 8 (10.96%) Project Management
10 7 (9.59%) HP
10 7 (9.59%) IBM
10 7 (9.59%) ITIL
10 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (9.59%) Linux
10 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (9.59%) SAP Portal
11 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
11 6 (8.22%) Escalation Management
11 6 (8.22%) AIX

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 7 (9.59%) SAP Portal
2 5 (6.85%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (13.70%) SAP ERP
2 6 (8.22%) SAP CO
2 6 (8.22%) SAP FI
2 6 (8.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.48%) SAP SD
4 3 (4.11%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (2.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.37%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.37%) FTP
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.11%) OLAP
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.74%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) DataStage
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) Informix
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) LSMW
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) XMLSpy
General
1 30 (41.10%) Finance
2 21 (28.77%) Manufacturing
3 20 (27.40%) Electronics
3 20 (27.40%) Marketing
3 20 (27.40%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Billing
5 3 (4.11%) Legal
5 3 (4.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.37%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Consultant
3 11 (15.07%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Report Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Information Officer
7 4 (5.48%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (5.48%) IT Services Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) SAP SD Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Security Officer
7 4 (5.48%) Supplier Manager
7 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Digital Architect
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
1 3 (4.11%) SAP Fiori
1 3 (4.11%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.37%) SAP TM
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.85%) AS400
4 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.11%) LPAR
5 3 (4.11%) Social Media
5 3 (4.11%) User Experience
6 2 (2.74%) CESG
6 2 (2.74%) FMCG
7 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.37%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) AIX
3 2 (2.74%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (27.40%) Digital Marketing
2 20 (27.40%) Programme Management
3 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.70%) ERP
4 10 (13.70%) Migration
4 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.96%) Project Management
6 7 (9.59%) ITIL
7 6 (8.22%) Escalation Management
7 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.22%) Process Management
7 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.85%) Smoke Testing
8 5 (6.85%) Time Management
8 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) ABAP
3 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.74%) VBA
5 1 (1.37%) Tcl
5 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) ISEB
1 5 (6.85%) ISTQB
1 5 (6.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (5.48%) CISM
3 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.74%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) GDPR
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.74%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) HP
3 7 (9.59%) IBM
4 3 (4.11%) Cognos
5 2 (2.74%) Snow
5 2 (2.74%) Splunk
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) Brocade
6 1 (1.37%) Ceridian
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Planview
6 1 (1.37%) Teradata