Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Developer was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 209 231
Rank change year-on-year +51 +22 -30
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 44 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.77% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 2
North West median daily rate £488 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -3.23% +21.09%
10th Percentile £362 £275 £273
90th Percentile £519 £419 £463
England median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5401 6405 8133
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.89% 94.40% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3398 4132 4864
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £550 £568
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 234 404
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.11 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.96% -20.46% +26.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.01 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.53 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

SAP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured SAP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Developer in the North West

SAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Developer in the North West

SAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Developer in the North West

SAP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cumbria - 19 £356 -
Manchester +22 11 £500 +33.33% 3
Lancashire +19 7 £425 +9.68%
Cheshire - 3 £500 -
SAP Developer
England

SAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, SAP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring SAP Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (65.91%) ABAP
3 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
3 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
4 11 (25.00%) SAPUI5
5 7 (15.91%) Billing
5 7 (15.91%) SAP IS-U
5 7 (15.91%) Web Services
6 6 (13.64%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (13.64%) BAPI
7 5 (11.36%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (9.09%) Life Science
8 4 (9.09%) Retail
8 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.82%) SQL
10 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
10 2 (4.55%) SAP HCM
10 2 (4.55%) hybris
10 2 (4.55%) Finance
10 2 (4.55%) Java
10 2 (4.55%) Oracle
10 2 (4.55%) ETL
10 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.55%) Migration
10 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management

SAP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.27%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.55%) SAP HCM
3 2 (4.55%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (4.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (2.27%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.27%) SAP EWM
4 1 (2.27%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.27%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.55%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Billing
2 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) SAPUI5
2 7 (15.91%) Web Services
3 6 (13.64%) BAPI
3 6 (13.64%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (2.27%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
3 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.55%) ERP
3 2 (4.55%) ETL
3 2 (4.55%) Migration
3 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (2.27%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.27%) MVC
4 1 (2.27%) People Management
4 1 (2.27%) Refactoring
4 1 (2.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Scrum
4 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) ABAP
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) hybris
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) IBM