Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 14 November 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 35 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 27 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.40% 4.26% 6.70%
As % of the Vendors category 16.77% 10.09% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 19
Somerset median daily rate £375 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £145 £262 £256
90th Percentile £494 £511 £498
South West median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £14.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year - -8.05% +26.16%

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 Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 161 218 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 32.20% 42.17% 44.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 128 100
Somerset median daily rate £363 £357 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -2.12% -2.67%
10th Percentile £182 £144 £212
90th Percentile £535 £536 £490
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year +8.97% +5.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 33
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +62.79% -43.79%
10th Percentile £33.45 £13.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £44.85 £53.75 £41.20
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +32.90% +48.81% -6.67%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Somerset

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Somerset

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Somerset

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Somerset

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 15 £310 -38.00% 4
Taunton +2 7 £488 +61.96%
Street - 1 £350 - 2
SAP
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SAP.

1 23 (85.19%) Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) Electronics
1 23 (85.19%) Telecoms
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
1 23 (85.19%) Manufacturing
1 23 (85.19%) Programme Management
1 23 (85.19%) Marketing
1 23 (85.19%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
7 4 (14.81%) NHS
7 4 (14.81%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (14.81%) QA
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
7 4 (14.81%) Data Structures

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Route 53
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) Kerberos
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
1 2 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) OLAP
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.41%) Power BI
4 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (85.19%) Electronics
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
1 23 (85.19%) Manufacturing
1 23 (85.19%) Marketing
1 23 (85.19%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (11.11%) DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Compliance Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.70%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
1 4 (14.81%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
1 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
1 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) Digital Marketing
1 23 (85.19%) Programme Management
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.41%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.41%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) GDPR
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) JDA
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) hybris