Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 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.

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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 30 26
Rank change year-on-year -21 -4 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 18 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.35% 4.03% 5.87%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 11.07% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 32
Northamptonshire median daily rate £416 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.86% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £344 £259 £350
90th Percentile £458 £513 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +27.50% +4.82%

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 266 271 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.73% 36.38% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 169 218
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £380 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% -8.71% +8.12%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £298
90th Percentile £539 £525 £544
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -17.46% +0.56%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £33.30 £16.65 £26.31
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.38 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +2.53% +11.11% -5.26%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 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
Northampton -20 9 £375 -16.67% 1
Corby - 1 - -
SAP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (22.22%) Metadata Management
5 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (22.22%) Legal
5 4 (22.22%) VB6
5 4 (22.22%) Classic ASP
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) VBA
5 4 (22.22%) VB
5 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Infor
6 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
7 1 (5.56%) Infor M3

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 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.56%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (5.56%) Infor M3
1 1 (5.56%) NetSuite
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC
1 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) FinancialForce
1 1 (5.56%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Support
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (22.22%) Classic ASP
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (5.56%) SAPUI5
5 1 (5.56%) Velocity
5 1 (5.56%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Management
1 4 (22.22%) Metadata Management
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
3 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.56%) Product Breakdown Structure
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.56%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
1 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VB
2 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 4 (22.22%) VB6
2 4 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Infor
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Epicor
3 1 (5.56%) IFS
3 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.56%) Kony
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Sage
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Talend
3 1 (5.56%) Xero