The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP GTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP GTS over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Global Trade Services (GTS)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 276 -
Rank change year-on-year +42 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP GTS 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.052% 0.011% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.71% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £539 £440
% change year-on-year -7.19% +22.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP GTS 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 565 692 678
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 7.40% 7.85% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 424 406
Median daily rate £475 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.06% +7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.24 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £99.00 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

SAP GTS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP GTS in the South East

SAP GTS
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 GTS in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP GTS in the South East

SAP GTS
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 GTS within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hampshire - 3 £500 -
Berkshire - 1 £500 -
SAP GTS
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP GTS 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 GTS.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (92.31%) Legal
3 11 (84.62%) GAP Analysis
3 11 (84.62%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) IDoc
6 1 (7.69%) ABAP
6 1 (7.69%) EDI
6 1 (7.69%) Billing
6 1 (7.69%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing

SAP GTS
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:

Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 12 (92.31%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) SAP GTM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
1 1 (7.69%) IDoc
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) SEEBURGER