The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 42 22
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20  
Contract jobs citing SAP 20 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 8.03% 1.85% 4.33%
As % of the Vendors category 18.69% 5.34% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Median daily rate £500 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £316 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £413 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £419
% change year-on-year +15.15% -1.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -31.32% +31.65%  

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 Sheffield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 107 131 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 42.97% 34.66% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 196 146
Median daily rate £450 £440 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +36.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £309 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £563 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £8.50 £9.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.70% -10.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £11.80 £12.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Sheffield

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Sheffield

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Sheffield

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SAP.

1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (68.97%) Marketing
2 20 (68.97%) Digital Marketing
2 20 (68.97%) Electronics
2 20 (68.97%) Telecoms
2 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 20 (68.97%) Manufacturing
2 20 (68.97%) Programme Management
2 20 (68.97%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (65.52%) Relational Database
4 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
5 13 (44.83%) Web Development
6 12 (41.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (37.93%) DevOps
7 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
7 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) TDD
7 11 (37.93%) Mac OS X
7 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
7 11 (37.93%) Java
7 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 11 (37.93%) CSS
7 11 (37.93%) Linux
8 10 (34.48%) Unix
8 10 (34.48%) Line Management
8 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
9 9 (31.03%) CTC Cleared
9 9 (31.03%) ETL

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (68.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) Relational Database
2 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
2 8 (27.59%) SAP BW
3 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (24.14%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (24.14%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) LSMW
General
1 20 (68.97%) Electronics
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
1 20 (68.97%) Manufacturing
1 20 (68.97%) Marketing
1 20 (68.97%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Business Developer
5 6 (20.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (17.24%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Designer
7 2 (6.90%) Digital User Researcher
7 2 (6.90%) User Researcher
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.45%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) CSS
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) React
3 5 (17.24%) REST
3 5 (17.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
1 11 (37.93%) Mac OS X
2 10 (34.48%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (68.97%) Digital Marketing
2 20 (68.97%) Programme Management
3 13 (44.83%) Web Development
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
5 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (37.93%) DevOps
5 11 (37.93%) TDD
6 10 (34.48%) Line Management
6 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
7 9 (31.03%) Data Migration
7 9 (31.03%) ETL
7 9 (31.03%) Migration
8 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
8 8 (27.59%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (27.59%) Web Design
9 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle