Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 355 359
Rank change year-on-year +23 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 39 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.14% 2.21% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 12
South East median daily rate £513 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -9.57% +13.25%
10th Percentile £337 £388 £310
90th Percentile £623 £612 £573
England median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
South East median hourly rate £15.50 - £28.75
10th Percentile £15.25 - £26.63
90th Percentile £15.75 - £29.88
England median hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year -24.39% -28.70% -57.09%

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 1241 1355 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.43% 8.09% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 781 874
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £610 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 23
South East median hourly rate £35.85 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.33% -18.18% +33.04%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.23 £16.25
90th Percentile £61.00 £99.00 £49.95
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £26.31
% change year-on-year -9.68% +17.83% -1.94%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +20 29 £513 +10.81% 1
Berkshire +22 12 £310 -32.97%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £506 -
Oxfordshire +7 7 £600 - 1
Surrey -22 5 £450 +12.50% 1
Hampshire - 4 £418 -
West Sussex -15 1 - -
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 39 (100.00%) SAP
1 39 (100.00%) ERP
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 9 (23.08%) ABAP
3 9 (23.08%) LSMW
4 8 (20.51%) Logistics
4 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 8 (20.51%) Migration
5 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 7 (17.95%) SAP Portal
6 6 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (15.38%) Data Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (10.26%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Degree
7 4 (10.26%) BAPI
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Change Management
7 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) SAP SD
7 4 (10.26%) ETL
7 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (10.26%) Cutover Planning
7 4 (10.26%) SDLC
7 4 (10.26%) 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 (17.95%) SAP Portal
2 2 (5.13%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SAP SD
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.13%) SAP CO
2 2 (5.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.56%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.56%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (10.26%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) LSMW
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Billing
2 3 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Consultant
1 17 (43.59%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (23.08%) Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) SAP Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Data Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Data Migration Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Migration Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) SAP Data Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) ERP Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) BAPI
1 4 (10.26%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) EDI
3 1 (2.56%) EDIFACT
3 1 (2.56%) IDoc
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
3 1 (2.56%) SAP ALE
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.56%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.56%) SAP TM
3 1 (2.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) ERP
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Logistics
3 8 (20.51%) Migration
4 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 6 (15.38%) Data Management
5 6 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) Business Process Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Cutover Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Runbook
6 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) ABAP
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CSQA
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat