Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 360 349
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 21 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.40% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 26
South East median daily rate £480 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +8.57% -7.89%
10th Percentile £428 £413 £325
90th Percentile £702 £574 £558
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £51.00
England median hourly rate - - £51.00

SAP Basis is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4632 4459 5077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.52% 26.82% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2858 2705 3276
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 119
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £15.08
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.25 £51.30
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAP Basis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Surrey - 9 £475 -
Hampshire - 8 £670 -
Thames Valley - 2 £461 -
West Sussex -18 1 £425 -20.93%
Berkshire - 1 £575 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £348 -
SAP Basis
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (42.86%) NetWeaver
2 9 (42.86%) SAP HANA
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) Migration
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
6 4 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) SAP BW
7 3 (14.29%) SAP Certification
8 2 (9.52%) SUSE
8 2 (9.52%) Sybase
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.52%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.76%) Degree
9 1 (4.76%) Life Science
9 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
9 1 (4.76%) Release Management
9 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.76%) SAP Portal

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 9 (42.86%) NetWeaver
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (4.76%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SAP HANA
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) SAP BW
5 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.76%) Redis
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Consultant
1 10 (47.62%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Principal SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) SUSE
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Presales
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Certification
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) hybris
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) VMware