Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 42 40
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 44 52 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.78% 4.10% 4.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.17% 7.84% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 40
Reading median daily rate £400 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £140 £400 £303
90th Percentile £575 £650 £590
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -5.13% +14.71% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Reading median hourly rate - £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% -50.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.75 £20.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year +32.10% -17.35% -26.87%

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 713 663 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 45.10% 52.33% 52.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 362 368
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -5.66%
10th Percentile £187 £272 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 55
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.74 £12.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.43% +35.82% -42.81%
10th Percentile £10.05 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.95 £47.50 £50.31
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +28.81% +13.46% -34.18%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Oracle
4 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
5 9 (20.45%) Workflow
5 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (20.45%) Data Entry
5 9 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (20.45%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (18.18%) Electronics
6 8 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (18.18%) Marketing
6 8 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 8 (18.18%) Project Management
7 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (15.91%) Migration
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
8 6 (13.64%) Windows
8 6 (13.64%) Line Management
8 6 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
9 5 (11.36%) User Experience
9 5 (11.36%) CRM
9 5 (11.36%) Service Management
9 5 (11.36%) NHS
9 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification

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 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP ERP
2 3 (6.82%) SAP MM
2 3 (6.82%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.27%) SAP EWM
3 1 (2.27%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (2.27%) SAP PLM
3 1 (2.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.27%) SAP SCM
3 1 (2.27%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.82%) PowerCenter
2 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.27%) MS Access
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
4 8 (18.18%) Electronics
4 8 (18.18%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Coordinator
1 9 (20.45%) Project Coordinator
2 8 (18.18%) Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) SAP Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (6.82%) ETL Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SAP PP Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) SAP QM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) IDoc
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) REST
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) LDAP
3 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (11.36%) NHS
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (20.45%) Data Entry
1 9 (20.45%) Workflow
2 8 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 8 (18.18%) Project Management
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Migration
4 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.64%) Line Management
4 6 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
5 5 (11.36%) CRM
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.09%) ERP
6 4 (9.09%) Logistics
6 4 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) ABAP
1 4 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) MCDST
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 3 (6.82%) Informatica
6 1 (2.27%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.27%) IFS
6 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow