Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 324 315
Rank change year-on-year +129 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 34 33 58
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.16% 3.11% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 22
Median daily rate £593 £525 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.95% +6.33% +9.72%
10th Percentile £413 £500 £363
90th Percentile £740 £688 £600
England median daily rate £568 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +8.19% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
England median hourly rate £47.50 - £33.00

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 818 1,060 1,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.54% 7.23% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 626 693
Median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £341 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £650 £615
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +61.11% -33.82%
10th Percentile £18.25 £15.13 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.69 £68.13 £48.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.36 £24.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +40.22% -16.61%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAP ERP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP ERP in the South East.

Daily rate trend for SAP ERP in the South East

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP ERP in the South East over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in the South East

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP ERP in the South East.

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 29 May 2020. 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
Hampshire +72 11 £675 +8.00%
West Sussex +34 11 £495 -15.53%
Surrey +60 4 £610 +17.99%
East Sussex - 4 £425 -
Thames Valley +61 3 £538 +7.50%
Berkshire +47 1 £700 +40.00%
Buckinghamshire +36 1 £375 -25.00%
Oxfordshire +32 1 - -
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 34 (100.00%) SAP
1 34 (100.00%) ERP
2 22 (64.71%) CRM
3 18 (52.94%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) SAP PSCD
5 10 (29.41%) Azure
6 9 (26.47%) Analytics
6 9 (26.47%) Master Data Management
6 9 (26.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (26.47%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (23.53%) Scrum
7 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.59%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (20.59%) Revenue Management
8 7 (20.59%) webMethods
8 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
8 7 (20.59%) ABAP
8 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (20.59%) CCA
8 7 (20.59%) SAP XI
8 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (20.59%) General Ledger
8 7 (20.59%) Accounts Payable
8 7 (20.59%) Accounts Receivable
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
10 5 (14.71%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (14.71%) SQL
10 5 (14.71%) Project Management
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft

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 4 (11.76%) Apache Spark
1 4 (11.76%) CMS
1 4 (11.76%) Confluence
1 4 (11.76%) Jupyter
2 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) SAP PSCD
2 9 (26.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (14.71%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (11.76%) SAP CRM
4 4 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (8.82%) SAP MDG
6 2 (5.88%) SAP MDM
6 2 (5.88%) SAP MM
7 1 (2.94%) Data Workbench
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Azure
2 9 (26.47%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (14.71%) SaaS
4 4 (11.76%) AWS
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (8.82%) Power Platform
6 2 (5.88%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (20.59%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (11.76%) Big Data
2 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.76%) SAP HANA
3 3 (8.82%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) General Ledger
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Billing
5 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.94%) Czech Language
6 1 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Architect
3 7 (20.59%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) ERP Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Data Scientist
5 4 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum Master
6 3 (8.82%) SAP Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Data Scientist
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Procurement Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Manager
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) SAP XI
2 3 (8.82%) SAP Basis
2 3 (8.82%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) ERP
2 22 (64.71%) CRM
3 9 (26.47%) Analytics
3 9 (26.47%) Master Data Management
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Accounts Payable
5 7 (20.59%) Accounts Receivable
5 7 (20.59%) Revenue Management
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Coaching
7 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Applied Mathematics
8 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) Data Munging
8 4 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (11.76%) Machine Learning
8 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) ABAP
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CCA
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (20.59%) webMethods
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) Ariba
5 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (8.82%) Workday
6 2 (5.88%) Informatica
7 1 (2.94%) Callidus