Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 65 66
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP 29 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.37% 2.64% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 6.58% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 16
Oxfordshire median daily rate £575 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +42.86% -16.17%
10th Percentile £363 £391 £299
90th Percentile £653 £775 £600
South East median daily rate £451 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% - -
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +13.64%

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 534 486 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 43.59% 40.10% 39.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 317 342
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £170
90th Percentile £590 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 24
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.97 £16.38 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.61% +7.38% -1.61%
10th Percentile £10.90 £11.06 £12.90
90th Percentile £18.70 £23.65 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.36 £18.88
% change year-on-year +13.84% -18.65% +17.97%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
Oxford -19 10 £413 -25.00% 2
Witney - 1 - -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) ERP
3 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (24.14%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) REST
4 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
4 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
4 6 (20.69%) JIRA
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) JSP
4 6 (20.69%) SOAP
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) Publishing
5 5 (17.24%) XML
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) Servlets
5 5 (17.24%) SOA
5 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
5 5 (17.24%) Spring
5 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 4 (13.79%) JSON
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management

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 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.45%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP HCM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Slack
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
1 5 (17.24%) Publishing
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Architect
2 13 (44.83%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (31.03%) SAP Architect
4 7 (24.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Manual Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Manual Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Manual Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) JSP
1 6 (20.69%) REST
1 6 (20.69%) SOAP
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) Servlets
2 5 (17.24%) Spring
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) JSON
4 3 (10.34%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (10.34%) EDI
4 3 (10.34%) Struts
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
1 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) ERP
3 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 5 (17.24%) SOA
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.79%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (10.34%) System Testing
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) AAT
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Capita
3 1 (3.45%) OpenText
3 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft