The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SAP Basis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 27 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.

SAP Basis
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 146 133
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.034% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £545 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +32.12% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 - -

SAP Basis is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 648 666 620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.54% 22.66% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 388 291
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -8.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis in Scotland

SAP Basis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Basis in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) SAP MII
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BPC
1 2 (100.00%) NWDI
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) MaxDB
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration

SAP Basis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BPC
1 2 (100.00%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) MaxDB
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NWDI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Support
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase