Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 321 349
Rank change year-on-year -3 +28 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 48 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.15% 2.31% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 12
South East median daily rate £513 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +9.09% -0.60%
10th Percentile £381 £388 £310
90th Percentile £638 £612 £534
England median daily rate £500 £511 £441
% change year-on-year -2.20% +15.86% -11.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
South East median hourly rate £15.50 - £27.50
10th Percentile £15.25 - £26.25
90th Percentile £15.75 - £28.75
England median hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -24.39% -25.45% -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 1,158 1,256 1,423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.06% 8.31% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 719 846
South East median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 31
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.00% -27.27% +44.09%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.63 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £39.00 £62.25
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.17% -31.46% +17.07%

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 22 January 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 22 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
Thames Valley +3 30 £513 -24.07% 1
Berkshire -5 12 £535 -28.67%
Buckinghamshire -20 11 £500 -16.67% 1
Oxfordshire -4 7 £600 -
West Sussex -14 7 £630 - 2
Surrey -26 7 £425 +3.03%
Hampshire +7 3 £350 -22.22%
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 48 (100.00%) SAP
1 48 (100.00%) ERP
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Data Management
4 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.83%) SAP Data Services
5 10 (20.83%) CRM
5 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (18.75%) ABAP
6 9 (18.75%) LSMW
7 8 (16.67%) Logistics
8 7 (14.58%) SAP Portal
9 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 6 (12.50%) Migration
9 6 (12.50%) SAP XI
9 6 (12.50%) CCA
9 6 (12.50%) webMethods
9 6 (12.50%) SAP PSCD
9 6 (12.50%) Revenue Management
9 6 (12.50%) Master Data Management
9 6 (12.50%) General Ledger
9 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (10.42%) Degree
10 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) Validation
10 5 (10.42%) Oracle
10 5 (10.42%) Analytics
11 4 (8.33%) Runbook
11 4 (8.33%) Cutover Planning
11 4 (8.33%) SAP Fiori

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 7 (14.58%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.08%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (8.33%) SAP SD
3 3 (6.25%) SAP APO
4 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
4 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
4 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.08%) SAP MDG
5 1 (2.08%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.08%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (2.08%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (20.83%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (6.25%) Big Data
2 3 (6.25%) Data Lake
2 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.17%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) LSMW
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) General Ledger
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Billing
4 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Consultant
1 23 (47.92%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) SAP Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Data Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Data Migration Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) ERP Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Data Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Migration Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) SAP XI
2 4 (8.33%) BAPI
2 4 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) EDI
4 2 (4.17%) EDIFACT
5 1 (2.08%) IDoc
5 1 (2.08%) J2EE
5 1 (2.08%) LDAP
5 1 (2.08%) SAP ALE
5 1 (2.08%) SAP PI
5 1 (2.08%) SAP TM
5 1 (2.08%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (4.17%) PMI
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) ERP
2 12 (25.00%) Data Management
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) CRM
5 8 (16.67%) Logistics
6 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 6 (12.50%) Migration
6 6 (12.50%) Revenue Management
7 5 (10.42%) Analytics
7 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.42%) Validation
8 4 (8.33%) Cutover Planning
8 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.33%) ETL
8 4 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (8.33%) Project Management
8 4 (8.33%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) ABAP
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) CCA
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) COBIT
2 1 (2.08%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) webMethods
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.08%) Fujitsu