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 27 June 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.93% 0.66% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 1.56% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £425 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% +3.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £325 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £23.54
% change year-on-year -28.34% +6.71%  

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 112 128 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 34.89% 41.97% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 94 90
Median daily rate £450 £363 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -14.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £8.80 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.13% -49.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.80 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £8.80 £72.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
4 1 (11.11%) SAP WM
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (11.11%) BAPI
4 1 (11.11%) EDIFACT
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) EDI
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy

SAP
Co-occurring 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
1 1 (11.11%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) ABAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP WM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) BAPI
2 1 (11.11%) EDI
2 1 (11.11%) EDIFACT
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ALE
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ABAP
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) hybris