Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 35 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 28 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.06% 4.27% 3.57%
As % of the Vendors category 17.07% 10.42% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 11
Somerset median daily rate £400 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £145 £256 £261
90th Percentile £494 £513 £488
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 1
Somerset median hourly rate - £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.38% -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £14.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year +227.59% +38.10% -53.33%

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 164 192 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.50% 41.03% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 125 84
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £159 £186
90th Percentile £572 £538 £484
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £371
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.74% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 37
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.05% -40.28% -5.88%
10th Percentile £33.45 £13.00 £15.58
90th Percentile £44.85 £41.88 £42.70
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £23.75 £23.14
% change year-on-year +66.32% +2.65% -15.86%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Bath +10 17 £310 -29.14% 2
Taunton -4 7 £488 +38.89%
SAP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 26 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) Electronics
1 26 (92.86%) Telecoms
1 26 (92.86%) Finance
1 26 (92.86%) Manufacturing
1 26 (92.86%) Programme Management
1 26 (92.86%) Marketing
1 26 (92.86%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) NHS
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) CRM
6 5 (17.86%) QA
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.71%) Ansible

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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Route 53
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
1 2 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) OLAP
4 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.14%) Power BI
4 2 (7.14%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 26 (92.86%) Electronics
1 26 (92.86%) Finance
1 26 (92.86%) Manufacturing
1 26 (92.86%) Marketing
1 26 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Billing
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) LINQ
2 1 (3.57%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostGIS
2 1 (3.57%) WCF
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) CentOS
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) Digital Marketing
1 26 (92.86%) Programme Management
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) CRM
3 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) hybris
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat