Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 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 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 323 337
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 +11
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 40 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.51% 2.64% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 12
South East median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% -8.11%
10th Percentile £359 £373 £353
90th Percentile £726 £591 £490
England median daily rate £538 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +13.16% +5.50% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £35.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.13% +29.09% -
England median hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +138.89% -34.55% -58.96%

SAP ERP is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,140 1,248 1,318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.79% 8.02% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 653 765
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £308 £310 £281
90th Percentile £613 £576 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 27
South East median hourly rate £21.25 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.57% +21.82% +80.33%
10th Percentile £14.45 £13.80 £14.23
90th Percentile £46.15 £53.70 £62.55
England median hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -20.97% +5.08% +45.68%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the South East

SAP ERP
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 ERP in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in the South East

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in the South East over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in the South East

SAP ERP
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 ERP in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in the South East

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
West Sussex +2 19 £630 +93.85% 1
Thames Valley -8 12 £506 +12.50% 1
Berkshire -3 11 £525 +16.67% 1
Surrey -19 6 £423 -0.47%
Hampshire -14 2 £384 -23.25% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 1 £488 -18.75%
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 40 (100.00%) SAP
1 40 (100.00%) ERP
2 28 (70.00%) Finance
3 23 (57.50%) BusinessObjects
4 21 (52.50%) SAP Data Services
5 20 (50.00%) CRM
6 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
6 18 (45.00%) SAP PSCD
7 17 (42.50%) Revenue Management
7 17 (42.50%) Master Data Management
8 16 (40.00%) SAP XI
9 15 (37.50%) CCA
9 15 (37.50%) webMethods
9 15 (37.50%) Accounts Payable
9 15 (37.50%) Accounts Receivable
9 15 (37.50%) General Ledger
10 5 (12.50%) Analytics
10 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.50%) Migration
11 4 (10.00%) Validation
11 4 (10.00%) BAPI
11 4 (10.00%) LSMW
11 4 (10.00%) Data Management
11 4 (10.00%) SAP FI
11 4 (10.00%) ETL
11 4 (10.00%) Cutover Planning
11 4 (10.00%) Runbook
11 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) Logistics
11 4 (10.00%) Data Migration

SAP ERP
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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (45.00%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (10.00%) SAP FI
3 3 (7.50%) SAP APO
4 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
4 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (5.00%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (5.00%) SAP SD
5 1 (2.50%) SAP CS
5 1 (2.50%) SAP MDG
5 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Boomi
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (52.50%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 3 (7.50%) Data Lake
3 3 (7.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) LSMW
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
3 15 (37.50%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Consultant
1 28 (70.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) Data Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) Data Migration Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) Developer
2 4 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) SAP Data Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 4 (10.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) Management Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) ERP Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Product Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) SAP Developer
4 2 (5.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) SAP XI
2 4 (10.00%) BAPI
3 2 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) EDI
4 1 (2.50%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.50%) IDoc
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) LDAP
4 1 (2.50%) SAP ALE
4 1 (2.50%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) ERP
2 20 (50.00%) CRM
3 17 (42.50%) Master Data Management
3 17 (42.50%) Revenue Management
4 15 (37.50%) Accounts Payable
4 15 (37.50%) Accounts Receivable
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Cutover Planning
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (10.00%) Data Management
6 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.00%) ETL
6 4 (10.00%) Logistics
6 4 (10.00%) Runbook
6 4 (10.00%) Validation
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) ABAP
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) CCA
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) COBIT
1 1 (2.50%) GAAP
1 1 (2.50%) GxP
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (37.50%) webMethods
3 1 (2.50%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow