Period
to 19 September 2018

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 6 months to 19 September 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 36 33
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 36 54 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.48% 4.27% 5.09%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 8.53% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 50
Reading median daily rate £500 £500 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.99% -8.76%
10th Percentile £143 £401 £284
90th Percentile £750 £650 £569
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £486 £425
% change year-on-year -2.31% +14.41% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Reading median hourly rate - £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.25 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.02% +47.50% -40.30%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 714 633 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.14% 50.08% 48.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 310 429
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £269 £200
90th Percentile £575 £576 £540
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 52 47
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £15.89 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.15% +9.57% -32.71%
10th Percentile £11.10 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.55 £53.13 £30.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% -42.00%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for SAP.

1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) Oracle
4 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
7 6 (16.67%) Workflow
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (16.67%) Electronics
7 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (16.67%) Marketing
7 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (16.67%) Data Entry
7 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (16.67%) Line Management
7 6 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (13.89%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) ETL
9 4 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (11.11%) NHS
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (11.11%) Windows
9 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 4 (11.11%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP PP
2 2 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.78%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (8.33%) PowerCenter
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.78%) GIS
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Power BI
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
4 6 (16.67%) Electronics
4 6 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 6 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (13.89%) Business Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Platform Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SAP PP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Technician
6 2 (5.56%) SAP QM Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.11%) NHS
3 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (16.67%) Line Management
3 6 (16.67%) Workflow
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) ETL
4 5 (13.89%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Service Management
5 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) MCDST
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (5.56%) Ariba
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) IFS
5 1 (2.78%) JDA
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow