Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 26 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP 36 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.65% 5.77% 4.02%
As % of the Vendors category 12.90% 12.77% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 29
Northamptonshire median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - -
10th Percentile £363 £328 £353
90th Percentile £588 £568 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £12.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -2.89% - -30.00%

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 Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 279 282 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.00% 45.19% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 175 277
Northamptonshire median daily rate £385 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% +4.92%
10th Percentile £238 £203 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 19
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £14.75 £11.09 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.06% -14.73% -26.80%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.29 £10.46
90th Percentile £16.40 £11.17 £25.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.55 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% - -1.41%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -15 17 £475 - 4
SAP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (30.56%) ERP
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) CRM
5 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
5 7 (19.44%) hybris
5 7 (19.44%) SAP Hybris
6 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) Business Development
6 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) Middleware
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) FMCG
7 5 (13.89%) Retail
7 5 (13.89%) DevOps
8 4 (11.11%) Docker
8 4 (11.11%) Microservices
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (11.11%) Marketing
8 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 4 (11.11%) Java
8 4 (11.11%) Finance
9 3 (8.33%) Workflow
9 3 (8.33%) Logistics
10 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
10 2 (5.56%) New Relic

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 1 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.56%) Infor M3
2 2 (5.56%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (5.56%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.78%) ENOVIA
3 1 (2.78%) Infor CloudSuite
3 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.78%) SAP MDM
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (2.78%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.78%) SAP VC
3 1 (2.78%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
1 2 (5.56%) tcpdump
1 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JMeter
1 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 2 (5.56%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) SAP Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) SAP Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) AWS Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Payments Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Payments Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (2.78%) SAPUI5
2 1 (2.78%) Velocity
2 1 (2.78%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (30.56%) ERP
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) CRM
5 6 (16.67%) Business Development
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Microservices
7 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.33%) Logistics
8 3 (8.33%) Workflow
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL
9 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) ABAP
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ACCA
1 2 (5.56%) CIMA
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) hybris
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.56%) Dynatrace
3 2 (5.56%) Infor
3 2 (5.56%) New Relic
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Epicor
4 1 (2.78%) Kony
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) Snow
4 1 (2.78%) Talend