Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 November 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -54
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.45% 2.38% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 6.32% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 15
Oxfordshire median daily rate £538 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +28.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £366 £325 £299
90th Percentile £638 £668 £605
South East median daily rate £460 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £19.50 -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -17.50% +2.56% +23.81%

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 Oxfordshire.

All Vendors
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 552 475 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 45.10% 37.64% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 302 384
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +1.27% -4.24%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £180
90th Percentile £575 £538 £506
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +4.38% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 39
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +3.13% +11.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.00 £11.85
90th Percentile £23.68 £23.71 £50.50
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +7.81% -14.35% +20.52%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Oxfordshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Oxfordshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Oxfordshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Oxfordshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Oxford -2 9 £423 -32.40% 9
Abingdon 0 1 £550 -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) ERP
3 8 (26.67%) Publishing
4 7 (23.33%) SAP ERP
4 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (20.00%) JSP
5 6 (20.00%) SOAP
5 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (20.00%) REST
6 5 (16.67%) Spring
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Servlets
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) SOA
6 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 5 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) .NET
7 4 (13.33%) Logistics
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.33%) JSON
7 4 (13.33%) JIRA
7 4 (13.33%) User Experience
8 3 (10.00%) Slack
8 3 (10.00%) SAP PI

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) SAP ERP
2 3 (10.00%) SAP CRM
2 3 (10.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (26.67%) Publishing
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (26.67%) SAP Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Integration Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation Manager
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Manager
7 2 (6.67%) SAP SD Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) JSP
1 6 (20.00%) REST
1 6 (20.00%) SOAP
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) Servlets
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
2 5 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (10.00%) EDI
4 3 (10.00%) SAP PI
4 3 (10.00%) Struts
5 2 (6.67%) IDoc
5 2 (6.67%) SAP XI
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) ERP
3 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Logistics
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
7 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) ABAP
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) HP
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) JDA
2 1 (3.33%) OpenText