The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP Basis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

SAP Basis
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 257 264
Rank change year-on-year +33 +7  
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 30 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 4
Median daily rate £467 £476 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.04% +12.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £463 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £558 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -1.11% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

SAP Basis is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2096 2203 2357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.75% 23.75% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1259 1479 1369
Median daily rate £400 £357 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +2.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 51 52
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis in the South East

SAP Basis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Basis in the South East

SAP Basis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Basis in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Basis in the South East

SAP Basis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Basis in the South East

SAP Basis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +34 23 £488 -
West Sussex +6 4 £443 -17.86% 3
Middlesex - 3 £509 -
SAP Basis
England

SAP Basis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis 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 East region with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (47.50%) Oracle
3 18 (45.00%) ITIL
3 18 (45.00%) NetWeaver
4 16 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 15 (37.50%) Project Management
6 14 (35.00%) SAP HANA
7 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
8 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (20.00%) Sybase
10 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
12 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (15.00%) SAP BW
12 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (15.00%) SUSE
13 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
13 5 (12.50%) CRM
13 5 (12.50%) SAP PI
14 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
14 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
14 4 (10.00%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
14 4 (10.00%) Coaching
14 4 (10.00%) Master Data Management
14 4 (10.00%) AIX
14 4 (10.00%) ERP
14 4 (10.00%) DB2
14 4 (10.00%) BMC

SAP Basis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (45.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (10.00%) SAP EP
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (10.00%) SAP CRM
2 4 (10.00%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 4 (10.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SAP HANA
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.00%) SAP BW
4 4 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) Architect
2 12 (30.00%) SAP Architect
2 12 (30.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) SAP Basis Architect
4 6 (15.00%) SAP Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Applications Architect
6 4 (10.00%) SAP Technical Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Network Security Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) SUSE
3 4 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 15 (37.50%) Project Management
4 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 5 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (10.00%) Coaching
7 4 (10.00%) Data Management
7 4 (10.00%) ERP
7 4 (10.00%) Master Data Management
7 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (47.50%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Sybase
4 4 (10.00%) BMC
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Sun
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
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