Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 40 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.74% 5.91% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 17.62% 18.13% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 18
Somerset median daily rate £400 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.37% +30.67%
10th Percentile £120 £145 £280
90th Percentile £605 £494 £506
South West median daily rate £520 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +15.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate £24.25 - £14.50
10th Percentile £21.43 - £14.25
90th Percentile £28.48 - £14.75
South West median hourly rate £26.00 - £14.50

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 227 160 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 43.91% 32.59% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 88 125
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £140 £196 £142
90th Percentile £638 £550 £508
South West median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 18
Somerset median hourly rate £26.00 £40.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +72.04% -23.14%
10th Percentile £13.99 £33.45 £13.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £44.85 £53.75
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £41.53 £25.75
% change year-on-year -4.29% +61.28% +17.05%

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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
Taunton +5 16 £120 -75.38%
Bath -2 10 £419 +35.08%
Clevedon - 2 - -
Glastonbury - 1 £460 -
Yeovil - 1 £650 -
SAP
South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 34 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 32 (80.00%) Marketing
3 31 (77.50%) Finance
3 31 (77.50%) Electronics
3 31 (77.50%) Telecoms
3 31 (77.50%) Programme Management
3 31 (77.50%) Digital Marketing
3 31 (77.50%) Public Sector
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) ITIL
5 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (22.50%) Azure
7 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.50%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.50%) DB2
9 6 (15.00%) Windows
9 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
10 5 (12.50%) DevOps
10 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.50%) SAP ERP
10 5 (12.50%) Data Extraction
10 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 5 (12.50%) ETL
10 5 (12.50%) Oracle
10 5 (12.50%) Linux
10 5 (12.50%) ERP

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 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) nginx
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.50%) assyst
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Retail
3 1 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.50%) AdWords
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) DB2
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) DataStage
3 3 (7.50%) Event Store
3 3 (7.50%) Informix
3 3 (7.50%) MS Access
3 3 (7.50%) Power BI
3 3 (7.50%) QualityStage
3 3 (7.50%) SAP HANA
4 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (5.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.50%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.50%) Sahi
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) WATIR
General
1 32 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 32 (80.00%) Marketing
2 31 (77.50%) Electronics
2 31 (77.50%) Finance
2 31 (77.50%) Public Sector
2 31 (77.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) ETL Developer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) ADO
2 3 (7.50%) DAO
2 3 (7.50%) ODBC
2 3 (7.50%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) XML Schema
3 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.50%) GraphQL
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) OAuth
4 1 (2.50%) OAuth2
4 1 (2.50%) OpenID
4 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.50%) RESTful
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) AS400
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
1 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (77.50%) Digital Marketing
2 31 (77.50%) Programme Management
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 5 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 5 (12.50%) DevOps
4 5 (12.50%) ERP
4 5 (12.50%) ETL
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Data Mapping
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.50%) VBA
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) ABAP
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Grafana
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.50%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) MAPICS
4 3 (7.50%) Teradata
5 2 (5.00%) JDA
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Facebook
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.50%) Snow