Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 41 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 +34
Contract jobs citing SAP 52 63 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.05% 4.24% 5.29%
As % of the Vendors category 7.76% 8.17% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 35 84
Reading median daily rate £500 £440 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -7.37% -13.64%
10th Percentile £400 £205 £316
90th Percentile £650 £603 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £488 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -55.56% -
10th Percentile £14.25 £20.00 £42.50
90th Percentile £15.75 £23.00 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -3.57% -37.31% +78.67%

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 670 771 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.14% 51.92% 51.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 374 539
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.08% +4.25%
10th Percentile £275 £191 £227
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 79
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.45 £46.80 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
% change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%

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 22 November 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 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for SAP.

1 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle
3 11 (21.15%) Finance
4 10 (19.23%) ITIL
4 10 (19.23%) Project Management
5 9 (17.31%) SQL
5 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 8 (15.38%) Migration
6 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
7 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
7 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
8 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
8 6 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (11.54%) HP
9 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (9.62%) Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (7.69%) Defect Management
10 4 (7.69%) CMDB
10 4 (7.69%) Service Management
10 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 4 (7.69%) XML
10 4 (7.69%) Ariba
10 4 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (7.69%) Windows
10 4 (7.69%) ABAP
11 3 (5.77%) WebLogic

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 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.85%) Documentum
2 2 (3.85%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Maximo
1 2 (3.85%) SAP CRM
1 2 (3.85%) SAP GRC
1 2 (3.85%) SAP PM
1 2 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (1.92%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.92%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.92%) SAP EWM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) LAN
1 3 (5.77%) SAN
1 3 (5.77%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) SSL
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.77%) SAP BW
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.85%) MS Access
3 2 (3.85%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.92%) OLAP
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Electronics
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) SAP Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) SAP Test Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Defect Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) SAP Developer
6 3 (5.77%) SAP Trainer
6 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (1.92%) Ajax
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) JSON
3 1 (1.92%) REST
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.69%) CMDB
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.77%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
1 10 (19.23%) Project Management
2 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.38%) Migration
4 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
5 6 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 4 (7.69%) Service Management
8 3 (5.77%) Change Management
8 3 (5.77%) Coaching
8 3 (5.77%) CRM
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security
8 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.77%) Service Design
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) ABAP
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ACCA
4 1 (1.92%) CIMA
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) PMO
1 3 (5.77%) QA
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.77%) vSphere
1 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
1 3 (5.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 4 (7.69%) Ariba
4 4 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (5.77%) Brocade
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix
5 3 (5.77%) Dell
5 3 (5.77%) EMC
5 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 3 (5.77%) Intel
5 3 (5.77%) NetApp
5 3 (5.77%) Sun
5 3 (5.77%) Symantec
5 3 (5.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) Callidus
6 2 (3.85%) Cognos
6 2 (3.85%) Siebel
6 2 (3.85%) Tableau