Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Developer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 338 316 353
Rank change year-on-year -22 +37 -3
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 34 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 21
South East median daily rate £463 £392 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -7.28% -0.59%
10th Percentile £362 £352 £363
90th Percentile £578 £488 £453
England median daily rate £450 £423 £438
% change year-on-year +6.51% -3.43% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £51.00
England median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,593 14,402 17,215
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.09% 93.71% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,367 8,521 10,170
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 574 736 889
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.30 £10.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.29 £18.25
% change year-on-year +1.15% +0.22% +10.61%

SAP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured SAP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Developer in the South East

SAP Developer
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 Developer in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Developer in the South East

SAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Developer in the South East

SAP Developer
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 Developer in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Developer in the South East

SAP Developer
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 Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Hampshire +13 16 £500 +31.15%
Berkshire -1 9 £500 +26.26% 1
Thames Valley -31 9 £500 +31.15% 3
Surrey -26 4 £405 +1.25% 1
West Sussex -6 1 £400 -17.95% 1
SAP Developer
England

SAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, SAP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring SAP Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (32.35%) Workflow
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) ABAP
5 8 (23.53%) XML
5 8 (23.53%) CRM
6 7 (20.59%) Service Management
6 7 (20.59%) REST
6 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
7 6 (17.65%) Social Media
7 6 (17.65%) SAML
7 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Finance
8 5 (14.71%) Web Dynpro
8 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (11.76%) JD Edwards
9 4 (11.76%) NetSuite
10 3 (8.82%) LSMW
10 3 (8.82%) SAP EP
10 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.82%) SAPUI5
10 3 (8.82%) Workflow Development
10 3 (8.82%) SAP Business Workflow
10 3 (8.82%) SAP FSCM
11 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Services

SAP Developer Skill Set
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 3 (8.82%) SAP EP
2 2 (5.88%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) NetSuite
2 3 (8.82%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (5.88%) SAP APO
3 2 (5.88%) SAP ERP
3 2 (5.88%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (5.88%) SAP MM
3 2 (5.88%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) LSMW
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 7 (20.59%) REST
3 6 (17.65%) SAML
4 5 (14.71%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Business Workflow
5 3 (8.82%) SAPUI5
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (2.94%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) CSS
7 1 (2.94%) HTML
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (2.94%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.65%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Workflow
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) CRM
4 7 (20.59%) Service Management
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) Workflow Development
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.94%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) ABAP
2 2 (5.88%) SAPscript
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle