Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 328 346
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 60 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.56% 3.18% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 14
South East median daily rate £500 £506 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +14.08% +18.33%
10th Percentile £375 £305 £388
90th Percentile £600 £613 £612
England median daily rate £500 £480 £488
% change year-on-year +4.17% -1.54% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
South East median hourly rate £42.75 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.81% - -
England median hourly rate £25.21 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +62.66% -24.39% -31.67%

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 1,079 1,227 1,367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.56% 7.54% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 694 808
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.31%
10th Percentile £307 £300 £264
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 28
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +87.50% -27.27%
10th Percentile £15.90 £14.65 £10.23
90th Percentile £80.62 £56.60 £99.00
England median hourly rate £24.25 £27.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -10.19% +9.09% +8.79%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +5 23 £463 -9.76% 3
Berkshire +10 22 £450 +45.16% 2
West Sussex +9 21 £565 -
Surrey -23 9 £498 +10.56% 1
Hampshire -19 5 £488 -11.36%
Oxfordshire +3 1 £525 -8.70% 1
Middlesex - 1 £413 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 27 (45.00%) Finance
3 24 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
4 23 (38.33%) CRM
5 17 (28.33%) Master Data Management
6 16 (26.67%) SAP PSCD
6 16 (26.67%) Revenue Management
6 16 (26.67%) Accounts Receivable
6 16 (26.67%) SAP XI
6 16 (26.67%) General Ledger
6 16 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (26.67%) CCA
6 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 16 (26.67%) webMethods
7 15 (25.00%) Accounts Payable
8 13 (21.67%) Logistics
9 12 (20.00%) SQL
9 12 (20.00%) Migration
10 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
10 11 (18.33%) Project Management
11 10 (16.67%) ABAP
11 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.67%) Data Migration
12 9 (15.00%) SAP MM
13 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 8 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
13 8 (13.33%) SAP HANA
14 7 (11.67%) Data Structures
14 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping

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 3 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) MTS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (26.67%) SAP PSCD
2 9 (15.00%) SAP MM
3 7 (11.67%) 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
5 4 (6.67%) SAP MDM
6 3 (5.00%) SAP EWM
6 3 (5.00%) SAP FI-CA
6 3 (5.00%) SAP WM
7 2 (3.33%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.67%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
8 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (1.67%) SAP HCM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.67%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Boomi
2 2 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) RFID
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
2 16 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.33%) 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
7 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (6.67%) LSMW
General
1 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 16 (26.67%) General Ledger
2 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (11.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (8.33%) Automotive
6 3 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Consultant
2 23 (38.33%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) SAP Manager
4 7 (11.67%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) SAP Architect
5 6 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) CRM Architect
7 4 (6.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) SAP CRM Architect
7 4 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) SAP XI
2 5 (8.33%) IDoc
3 4 (6.67%) BAPI
4 3 (5.00%) LDAP
4 3 (5.00%) Middleware
4 3 (5.00%) SAP ALE
4 3 (5.00%) SAP PI
4 3 (5.00%) XML
4 3 (5.00%) XML Schema
5 2 (3.33%) EDI
5 2 (3.33%) EDIFACT
6 1 (1.67%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.67%) AS400
2 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Life Science
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) ERP
2 23 (38.33%) CRM
3 17 (28.33%) Master Data Management
4 16 (26.67%) Accounts Receivable
4 16 (26.67%) Revenue Management
5 15 (25.00%) Accounts Payable
6 13 (21.67%) Logistics
7 12 (20.00%) Migration
8 11 (18.33%) Project Management
9 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 8 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping
12 6 (10.00%) Data Management
13 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
13 5 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
13 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
13 5 (8.33%) UML
14 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) ABAP
3 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) CCA
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) PMO
2 4 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP ALM
2 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.00%) MOM
2 3 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (26.67%) webMethods
3 5 (8.33%) Cloudera
3 5 (8.33%) HP
3 5 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 3 (5.00%) Dell
5 3 (5.00%) Remedy
6 2 (3.33%) Apple
6 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.67%) Ariba
7 1 (1.67%) Informatica