The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 24 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 18 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAP 14 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.07% 5.03% 4.38%
As % of the Vendors category 21.54% 7.34% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Median daily rate £525 £338 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.55% -12.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £248 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £388 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +11.76% +0.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -28.34% +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 Slough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 65 109 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 46.76% 68.55% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 74 80
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Slough

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Slough

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Slough over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Slough

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for SAP.

1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (21.43%) AIX
3 6 (21.43%) DB2
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) SAP HR
5 4 (14.29%) ERP
5 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (10.71%) Ansible
6 3 (10.71%) Docker
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.71%) Marketing
6 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 3 (10.71%) ABAP
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
6 3 (10.71%) Electronics
6 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
6 3 (10.71%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 2 (7.14%) Indirect Procurement

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (3.57%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP HR
2 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (10.71%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
3 1 (3.57%) Primavera
3 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.57%) SAP HCM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PS
3 1 (3.57%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (21.43%) DB2
1 6 (21.43%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (7.14%) MariaDB
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.57%) DataStage
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) DB2 DBA
1 5 (17.86%) DBA
1 5 (17.86%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) HR Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Payroll Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) SAP HR Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) SAP Payroll Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Procurement Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) iSeries
2 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
3 3 (10.71%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Indirect Procurement
4 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.57%) ETL
5 1 (3.57%) Master Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) ABAP
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Certification
2 1 (3.57%) AAT
2 1 (3.57%) ACCA
2 1 (3.57%) CIMA
2 1 (3.57%) IIBA
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) NFS
2 2 (7.14%) Samba
2 2 (7.14%) Squid
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Ariba
3 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 2 (7.14%) Workday
4 1 (3.57%) Infor
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) OpenText
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Sage