Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 6 months to 19 December 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.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 261 331
Rank change year-on-year -30 +70 +21
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 33 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.27% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.50% 3.82% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 15
North of England median daily rate £488 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -21.74% +21.05%
10th Percentile £381 £375 £450
90th Percentile £645 £688 £625
England median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
North of England median hourly rate - £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -
England median hourly rate £29.21 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +88.47% -24.39% -25.45%

SAP ERP is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 733 994 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 5.92% 8.81% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 622 652
North of England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £304 £300
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 17
North of England median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% -39.19% +70.98%
10th Percentile £10.65 £9.34 £16.39
90th Percentile £52.65 £69.07 £69.07
England median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year +44.58% -15.31% -15.52%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing SAP ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the North of England

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP ERP in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in the North of England

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in the North of England

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in the North of England

SAP ERP
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the North of England region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -22 16 £600 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire -2 14 £406 -9.72%
North East -8 3 £406 +1.56%
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 North of England region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 33 (100.00%) SAP
1 33 (100.00%) ERP
2 6 (18.18%) SAP HR
2 6 (18.18%) QA
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Ariba
3 5 (15.15%) Finance
4 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.12%) SAP MM
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Selenium
5 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (9.09%) Confluence
5 3 (9.09%) HTML5
5 3 (9.09%) hybris
5 3 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 3 (9.09%) JUnit
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) XHTML
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce

SAP ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 3 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SAP HR
2 4 (12.12%) SAP MM
3 3 (9.09%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (6.06%) SAP SD
5 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
5 1 (3.03%) SAP PP
5 1 (3.03%) SAP PS
5 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) LSMW
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Consultant
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Functional Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) HR Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) SAP HR Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Change Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Accountant
5 2 (6.06%) Assistant Accountant
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Accountant
5 2 (6.06%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) HTML5
1 3 (9.09%) Spring
1 3 (9.09%) XHTML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
2 1 (3.03%) LPAR
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (9.09%) B2B
2 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 3 (9.09%) Logistics
2 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Web Development
3 2 (6.06%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (6.06%) Data Management
3 2 (6.06%) Data Security
3 2 (6.06%) Order to Cash
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Supplier Relationship Management
3 2 (6.06%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) E-Procurement
4 1 (3.03%) ETL
4 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) ACCA
2 1 (3.03%) CIMA
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) GAAP
2 2 (6.06%) IFRS
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (15.15%) Ariba
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) hybris
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft