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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 234 250
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16  
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 17 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.56% 4.86% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Median daily rate £438 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £376 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £469
% change year-on-year - -9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

SAP ERP is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 663 638 658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.51% 6.92% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 369 396
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SAP ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -7 6 £325 - 1
Berkshire +29 4 £425 - 1
Hampshire +12 4 £494 +16.17% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £600 +20.00%
Surrey +5 1 £425 +6.25%
SAP ERP
England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (100.00%) ERP
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (66.67%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 15 (50.00%) CRM
3 15 (50.00%) Data Management
4 14 (46.67%) General Ledger
4 14 (46.67%) Test Management
4 14 (46.67%) Revenue Management
4 14 (46.67%) SAP Data Services
4 14 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (46.67%) CCA
4 14 (46.67%) SAP BW
4 14 (46.67%) webMethods
4 14 (46.67%) SAP XI
4 14 (46.67%) SAP PSCD
4 14 (46.67%) Master Data Management
5 6 (20.00%) Change Management
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.00%) hybris
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) MS Office
8 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (10.00%) PMO
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.67%) Intranet
9 2 (6.67%) SQL

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (6.67%) SAP EHS
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (3.33%) SAP MDG
3 1 (3.33%) SAP MDM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (3.33%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (3.33%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.33%) G Suite
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) IPsec
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (46.67%) SAP BW
1 14 (46.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (46.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.67%) ERP Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Programme Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Workstream Lead
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) ERP Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) ERP Support
6 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO Support
6 1 (3.33%) SAP MM Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SAP MM Support
6 1 (3.33%) SAP SD/MM Support
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Solutions Manager
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP TM
2 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) ERP
2 15 (50.00%) CRM
2 15 (50.00%) Data Management
3 14 (46.67%) Master Data Management
3 14 (46.67%) Revenue Management
3 14 (46.67%) Test Management
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.33%) Information Security
9 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) CCA
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) CISA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (46.67%) webMethods
3 3 (10.00%) hybris
4 1 (3.33%) Ariba
4 1 (3.33%) Concur
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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