Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 20 July 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 24 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 +26
Contract jobs citing SAP 27 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.66% 5.76% 3.89%
As % of the Vendors category 9.82% 14.10% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 24
Northamptonshire median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -26.09%
10th Percentile £216 £350 £213
90th Percentile £529 £575 £564
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.50 £18.00 £19.08
% change year-on-year +41.67% -5.66% -10.21%

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 Northamptonshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 275 305 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 37.31% 40.88% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 221 198
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £212 £290 £213
90th Percentile £525 £550 £566
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 19
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.00 £15.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.16% +8.62% -
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.13 £9.39
90th Percentile £15.30 £26.31 £19.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £12.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.37% -8.93% -3.45%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Northamptonshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Northamptonshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Northamptonshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Northamptonshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Northampton -1 19 £450 +5.88% 1
SAP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 6 (22.22%) VB
3 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) VBA
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) Classic ASP
3 6 (22.22%) VB6
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 6 (22.22%) Metadata Management
3 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Retail
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) ERP
5 4 (14.81%) Ansible
5 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (14.81%) Logistics
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) GitLab
6 3 (11.11%) Vagrant

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Business One
3 1 (3.70%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) SMTP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Artifactory
1 3 (11.11%) GitLab
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Automotive Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Defect Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Payroll Manager
6 1 (3.70%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Business One Developer
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) Classic ASP
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) Mason
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Metadata Management
2 4 (14.81%) ERP
2 4 (14.81%) Logistics
2 4 (14.81%) Workflow
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Release Management
3 3 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
4 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (3.70%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) VB
2 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 6 (22.22%) VB6
2 6 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) ABAP
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) R
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) IFRS
1 1 (3.70%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) Terraform
3 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) Mesos
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) hybris
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Kronos
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com