The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 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
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 129 76
Rank change year-on-year +48 -53  
Contract jobs citing SAP 35 22 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.59% 0.74% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 4.19% 1.55% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 23
Scotland median daily rate £450 £354 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.20% -16.76%  
10th Percentile £313 £257 £268
90th Percentile £594 £508 £548
UK median daily rate £488 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +14.70% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £22.00
% change year-on-year -28.34% +14.18%  

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 835 1416 1074
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.89% 47.87% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 1384 774
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +1.44%  
10th Percentile £213 £253 £213
90th Percentile £528 £488 £468
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 196 58
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.88% +140.62%  
10th Percentile £22.00 £18.75 £10.68
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.00 £39.00
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -7.31% +9.33%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Scotland

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Scotland

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Scotland

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Scotland

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 15 £496 +12.78% 2
Edinburgh +26 12 £325 -13.90% 1
Aberdeen -10 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAP.

1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (25.81%) ERP
4 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
5 11 (17.74%) SAP BW
6 10 (16.13%) Programme Management
7 9 (14.52%) CRM
8 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
8 8 (12.90%) Migration
8 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (12.90%) SAP ERP
8 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
9 7 (11.29%) Marketing
9 7 (11.29%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (11.29%) Electronics
9 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
10 5 (8.06%) Photoshop
10 5 (8.06%) e-Learning
10 5 (8.06%) Requirements Management
10 5 (8.06%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (6.45%) Usability Testing
11 4 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
11 4 (6.45%) SAP CO
11 4 (6.45%) Retail
11 4 (6.45%) Oracle
11 4 (6.45%) SQL
11 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (6.45%) MS Visio

SAP
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.06%) Photoshop
3 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.23%) InDesign
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) SAP ERP
1 8 (12.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
2 5 (8.06%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (6.45%) SAP CO
3 4 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (4.84%) SAP CRM
4 3 (4.84%) SAP MM
4 3 (4.84%) SAP PP
5 2 (3.23%) SAP PLM
5 2 (3.23%) SAP PM
5 2 (3.23%) SAP QM
5 2 (3.23%) SAP SCM
5 2 (3.23%) SAP SD
5 2 (3.23%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.61%) Maximo
6 1 (1.61%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.61%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (1.61%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (1.61%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.23%) Big Data
4 2 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.61%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.61%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Grunt
1 3 (4.84%) gulp
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) NWDI
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Manufacturing
3 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 7 (11.29%) Electronics
4 7 (11.29%) Marketing
5 4 (6.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) German Language
6 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Consultant
2 15 (24.19%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (20.97%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (11.29%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Developer
6 5 (8.06%) SAP Manager
7 4 (6.45%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Training Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) User Researcher
8 3 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.84%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) SAP Developer
9 2 (3.23%) SAP Programme Manager
9 2 (3.23%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
1 3 (4.84%) CSS
1 3 (4.84%) CSS3
1 3 (4.84%) HTML
1 3 (4.84%) HTML5
1 3 (4.84%) jQuery
1 3 (4.84%) Node.js
1 3 (4.84%) React
1 3 (4.84%) Redux
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Fiori
1 3 (4.84%) Sass
1 3 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.61%) EDI
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.61%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) e-Learning
2 4 (6.45%) EPoS
3 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (25.81%) ERP
3 10 (16.13%) Programme Management
4 9 (14.52%) CRM
5 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 8 (12.90%) Migration
5 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.29%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (8.06%) Requirements Management
8 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.45%) Project Management
8 4 (6.45%) Usability Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Workflow
9 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.84%) BDD
9 3 (4.84%) BPMN
9 3 (4.84%) Case Management
9 3 (4.84%) Front End Development
9 3 (4.84%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) ABAP
2 3 (4.84%) C
2 3 (4.84%) ECMAScript
2 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.61%) VB
3 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ACCA
2 2 (3.23%) CIMA
3 1 (1.61%) AAT
3 1 (1.61%) APMP
3 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PMP
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) GAAP
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.61%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) Concur
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Tableau
3 2 (3.23%) Adobe
3 2 (3.23%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.61%) Ariba
4 1 (1.61%) Cognos
4 1 (1.61%) hybris
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) OpenText
4 1 (1.61%) Sybase
4 1 (1.61%) Talend
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