The median contractor rate for a SAP Developer was £396 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Developer
England / South East
Rank 223 255 252
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 18 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Median daily rate £396 £475 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.63% +14.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7384 8741 9195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.04% 95.02% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4172 5330 4925
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 376 447
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

SAP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured SAP Developer in the job title.

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 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 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 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire +31 7 £388 +0.64%
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £435 -8.42%
West Sussex +3 3 - - 1
Hampshire +8 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £388 -
SAP Developer
England

SAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (38.89%) ABAP
3 10 (27.78%) SAP BPC
4 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) Web Dynpro
6 7 (19.44%) Workflow
6 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (19.44%) CRM
6 7 (19.44%) OO
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 6 (16.67%) Adobe
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) JIRA
8 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
8 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.89%) Confluence
8 5 (13.89%) SAP PSCD
8 5 (13.89%) Revenue Management
8 5 (13.89%) SAP Portal
8 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
8 5 (13.89%) SAP BW
8 5 (13.89%) webMethods
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
8 5 (13.89%) RUP
9 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL

SAP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (13.89%) Confluence
1 5 (13.89%) SAP Portal
2 4 (11.11%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) SAP BPC
2 5 (13.89%) SAP PSCD
3 4 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (5.56%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
6 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
6 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.78%) StreamServe
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.89%) SAP BW
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (11.11%) SAP HANA
4 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.33%) Star Schema
5 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) German Language
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (8.33%) SAPUI5
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (2.78%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (2.78%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (19.44%) CRM
2 7 (19.44%) OO
2 7 (19.44%) Workflow
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
4 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Revenue Management
4 5 (13.89%) RUP
4 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) ETL
5 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (5.56%) Data Extraction
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) ABAP
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) Adobe
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) webMethods
4 3 (8.33%) Informatica
5 1 (2.78%) Concur
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft