The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 35 32 42
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Contract jobs citing SAP 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.14% 0.84% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 5.45% 2.20% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £525 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -7.89%  

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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 110 91 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.29% 38.40% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 101
Median daily rate £405 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Oxford

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Oxford

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Oxford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Oxford

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Oxford

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SAP.

1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
2 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) EDIFACT
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) SAP ALE
4 1 (7.69%) SAP CS
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) LabVIEW
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (7.69%) BAPI
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP APO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CS
1 1 (7.69%) SAP EWM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP R/3
1 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
1 1 (7.69%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LabVIEW
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Architect
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Payroll Manager
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) BAPI
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) EDIFACT
2 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) SAP ALE
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) WinForms
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) ABAP
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) IIBA
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft