The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 20 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11  
Contract jobs citing SAP 22 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.83% 6.21% 4.52%
As % of the Vendors category 7.89% 12.65% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 25
Median daily rate £500 £440 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -7.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £226 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +11.76% +0.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -28.34% +31.65%  

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 Reading.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 279 419 459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 48.61% 49.06% 53.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 241 211
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.45 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Reading

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Reading

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Reading

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

1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) SAP Implementation
2 10 (19.23%) SAP IS-U
3 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 8 (15.38%) Project Management
3 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.46%) Ariba
5 6 (11.54%) SQL
5 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (11.54%) Marketing
5 6 (11.54%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (9.62%) PMO
6 5 (9.62%) Digital Economy
6 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 5 (9.62%) Billing
6 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
6 5 (9.62%) Information Security
6 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.62%) Electronics
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.69%) ERP
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle
7 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (7.69%) Learning Management System

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (19.23%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (5.77%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 3 (5.77%) SAP BPC
5 2 (3.85%) SAP ERP
5 2 (3.85%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (3.85%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.92%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.92%) SAP EWM
6 1 (1.92%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.92%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (1.92%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.92%) SAP PM
6 1 (1.92%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.92%) SAP Retail
6 1 (1.92%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) SSL
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) MS Access
3 1 (1.92%) OLAP
3 1 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) Power BI
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.54%) Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Billing
4 5 (9.62%) Digital Economy
4 5 (9.62%) Electronics
4 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 15 (28.85%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (25.00%) SAP Manager
4 10 (19.23%) Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 6 (11.54%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Management Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) SAP Developer
7 4 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) SAP P2P Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) SAP Test Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Training Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Finance Manager
9 2 (3.85%) SAP Training Manager
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) EDI
1 1 (1.92%) Kafka
1 1 (1.92%) REST
1 1 (1.92%) SAP ALE
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Learning Management System
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) SAP Implementation
2 8 (15.38%) Project Management
2 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (9.62%) Information Security
5 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.69%) ERP
6 4 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 3 (5.77%) Content Development
7 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Workflow
8 2 (3.85%) Cash Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.85%) Test Management
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) ABAP
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) HND
4 1 (1.92%) IIBA
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) PMO
2 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.92%) GDPR
3 1 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) HDFS
1 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Ariba
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Concur
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) hybris
4 2 (3.85%) OpenText
5 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.92%) Cadence
5 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) Lumension
5 1 (1.92%) McAfee
5 1 (1.92%) Meridio
5 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.92%) Siebel
5 1 (1.92%) Teradata
5 1 (1.92%) Trillium
5 1 (1.92%) Vertica
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
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