Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 16 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 333 318
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15 +45
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 52 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 27
South East median daily rate £438 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +22.50% -4.48%
10th Percentile £337 £273 £354
90th Percentile £576 £558 £488
England median daily rate £450 £460 £415
% change year-on-year -2.17% +10.84% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £69.00 - -
England median hourly rate £52.00 - -

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 15,834 15,851 15,221
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.32% 94.41% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,552 9,455 9,039
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £255 £240 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £555
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 602 623 767
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.96% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.28
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.22 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%

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 December 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 December 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 -18 30 £438 -12.50% 1
Surrey -12 8 £337 -16.79%
West Sussex -7 6 £446 +11.56%
East Sussex - 5 £500 -
Thames Valley +17 3 £350 -30.00%
Berkshire -8 2 £350 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £575 -
SAP Developer
England

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

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

1 52 (100.00%) SAP
2 36 (69.23%) ABAP
3 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
3 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
4 16 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
4 16 (30.77%) Adobe
4 16 (30.77%) SAP BW
5 15 (28.85%) SAP PI
6 12 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 12 (23.08%) SAP Fiori
6 12 (23.08%) OO
6 12 (23.08%) CRM
6 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 11 (21.15%) Workflow
7 11 (21.15%) OOP
7 11 (21.15%) Confluence
7 11 (21.15%) Waterfall
7 11 (21.15%) SAP Portal
7 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (21.15%) JIRA
8 10 (19.23%) SAP HANA
8 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (17.31%) SQL
10 7 (13.46%) Java
10 7 (13.46%) SAP CRM
11 6 (11.54%) Validation
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle
11 6 (11.54%) ERP
11 6 (11.54%) SAPUI5
11 6 (11.54%) Boomi

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 11 (21.15%) Confluence
1 11 (21.15%) SAP Portal
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.77%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) SAP CRM
2 5 (9.62%) SAP ERP
2 5 (9.62%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (5.77%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (5.77%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.92%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.92%) SAP PS
4 1 (1.92%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Boomi
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SAP BW
2 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (19.23%) SAP HANA
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.77%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) QlikView
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.92%) LSMW
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.62%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
2 15 (28.85%) SAP PI
3 12 (23.08%) SAP Fiori
4 6 (11.54%) SAPUI5
5 5 (9.62%) BAPI
5 5 (9.62%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (9.62%) Web Services
6 4 (7.69%) IDoc
6 4 (7.69%) LDAP
6 4 (7.69%) Middleware
6 4 (7.69%) SAP ALE
6 4 (7.69%) XML
6 4 (7.69%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.92%) J2EE
7 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 12 (23.08%) CRM
1 12 (23.08%) OO
1 12 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) OOP
2 11 (21.15%) Waterfall
2 11 (21.15%) Workflow
3 6 (11.54%) ERP
3 6 (11.54%) Validation
4 5 (9.62%) Data Mapping
4 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.62%) ETL
4 5 (9.62%) Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
4 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) ABAP
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
1 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PMO
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) MOM
1 4 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.92%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (30.77%) Adobe
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 4 (7.69%) Dell
4 4 (7.69%) Remedy
4 4 (7.69%) webMethods
5 3 (5.77%) hybris
5 3 (5.77%) Workday
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) Informatica
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) Pega
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau