Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 327 325 345
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20 +14
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 60 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.81% 2.83% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 14
South East median daily rate £513 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% - -17.68%
10th Percentile £389 £305 £375
90th Percentile £598 £569 £549
England median daily rate £525 £475 £464
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.43% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.36% +21.82% -8.33%
10th Percentile £40.85 £18.55 £26.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £38.05 £28.75
England median hourly rate £41.00 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +127.78% -34.55% -8.33%

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 1,248 1,168 1,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.30% 7.35% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 625 726
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 33
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £38.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.03% +70.00% +4.65%
10th Percentile £14.10 £15.80 £10.23
90th Percentile £51.50 £57.50 £99.00
England median hourly rate £26.75 £29.38 £26.00
% change year-on-year -8.95% +13.00% +15.56%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +19 25 £545 +67.69%
Thames Valley -2 19 £488 +30.00%
Berkshire -10 18 £475 +26.67%
Surrey -13 11 £500 +17.65%
Hampshire -9 3 £488 -9.30% 5
Middlesex - 1 £413 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £525 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 60 (100.00%) SAP
1 60 (100.00%) ERP
2 34 (56.67%) Finance
3 29 (48.33%) SAP Data Services
4 28 (46.67%) CRM
5 23 (38.33%) BusinessObjects
6 22 (36.67%) Telecoms
6 22 (36.67%) Master Data Management
6 22 (36.67%) SAP PSCD
7 21 (35.00%) Revenue Management
8 20 (33.33%) SAP XI
9 19 (31.67%) General Ledger
9 19 (31.67%) webMethods
9 19 (31.67%) CCA
9 19 (31.67%) Accounts Receivable
10 18 (30.00%) Accounts Payable
11 11 (18.33%) Logistics
11 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.67%) SQL
12 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 8 (13.33%) Project Management
13 8 (13.33%) Migration
13 8 (13.33%) Data Migration
13 8 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
14 7 (11.67%) SAP HANA
14 7 (11.67%) Data Structures
14 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
14 7 (11.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (11.67%) SAP FI
14 7 (11.67%) SAP MM

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 (3.33%) Confluence
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.67%) MTS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (36.67%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (11.67%) SAP FI
2 7 (11.67%) SAP MM
3 6 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (8.33%) SAP CRM
4 5 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (6.67%) SAP APO
5 4 (6.67%) SAP FI-CA
5 4 (6.67%) SAP MDM
6 3 (5.00%) SAP CO
6 3 (5.00%) SAP EWM
6 3 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (5.00%) SAP WM
7 2 (3.33%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.67%) SAP CS
8 1 (1.67%) SAP HCM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Boomi
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
1 2 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (48.33%) SAP Data Services
2 23 (38.33%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.67%) SAP HANA
5 5 (8.33%) SAP BW
6 4 (6.67%) Big Data
6 4 (6.67%) Data Lake
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) JIRA
2 4 (6.67%) LSMW
General
1 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 22 (36.67%) Telecoms
3 19 (31.67%) General Ledger
4 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
4 7 (11.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (6.67%) Automotive
6 3 (5.00%) German Language
7 2 (3.33%) Billing
8 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Consultant
2 30 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 6 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) SAP Manager
5 4 (6.67%) CRM Architect
5 4 (6.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) SAP CRM Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Data Migration Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) ERP Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) SAP Data Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) SAP Data Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) SAP XI
2 4 (6.67%) BAPI
3 2 (3.33%) IDoc
3 2 (3.33%) LDAP
3 2 (3.33%) Middleware
3 2 (3.33%) SAP ALE
3 2 (3.33%) SAP PI
3 2 (3.33%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.67%) EDI
4 1 (1.67%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.67%) AS400
2 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.00%) Life Science
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) ERP
2 28 (46.67%) CRM
3 22 (36.67%) Master Data Management
4 21 (35.00%) Revenue Management
5 19 (31.67%) Accounts Receivable
6 18 (30.00%) Accounts Payable
7 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.33%) Logistics
8 8 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 8 (13.33%) Migration
8 8 (13.33%) Project Management
9 6 (10.00%) Data Mapping
10 5 (8.33%) Data Management
10 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
10 5 (8.33%) UML
10 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
11 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 4 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) ABAP
3 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) CCA
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) PMO
2 4 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
4 1 (1.67%) GAAP
4 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP ALM
2 2 (3.33%) MOM
2 2 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (31.67%) webMethods
3 5 (8.33%) HP
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.67%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.33%) Dell
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Apple
6 1 (1.67%) Ariba
6 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow