The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 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
England / South Coast
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 50.00% 100.00% 36.84%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 100.00% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £700
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 the South Coast.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Coast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 6 3 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 100.00% 100.00% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the South Coast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South Coast 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 the South Coast

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the South Coast

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the South Coast

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 South Coast region with a requirement for SAP.

1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) SAP WM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South Coast 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (25.00%) SAP WM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP WM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Workstream Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification