Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP Implementation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Implementation over the 6 months to 23 January 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 Implementation
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 348 316 370
Rank change year-on-year -32 +54 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 31 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.28% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.34% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 10
South East median daily rate £413 £488 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -17.02% +11.90%
10th Percentile £256 £353 £436
90th Percentile £550 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £24.00

SAP Implementation is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,740 12,542 14,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.84% 82.21% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,281 7,529 8,781
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £253
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 503 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -18.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.49 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

SAP Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAP Implementation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Implementation in the South East

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Implementation in the South East

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Implementation in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Implementation in the South East

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Implementation in the South East

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 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 -17 15 £459 +1.94%
Berkshire -13 13 £515 +14.44%
West Sussex -5 6 £291 -41.75%
Hampshire +6 5 £363 -42.00%
Oxfordshire -11 1 £413 -21.43%
Surrey -25 1 £480 -8.57%
Buckinghamshire -31 1 £488 -1.27%
Sussex - 1 - -
SAP Implementation
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (41.94%) Migration
3 11 (35.48%) ERP
3 11 (35.48%) Data Mapping
4 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
5 7 (22.58%) SAP MM
5 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
6 6 (19.35%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (19.35%) Validation
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (19.35%) Data Integration
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) Data Governance
6 6 (19.35%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (19.35%) Data Validation
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (16.13%) SAP MDG
8 4 (12.90%) SMS
8 4 (12.90%) LSMW
8 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) FMCG
9 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 3 (9.68%) Change Management
9 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.45%) SAP Smart Forms

SAP Implementation
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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.23%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) SAP MM
2 6 (19.35%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (16.13%) SAP MDG
4 2 (6.45%) SAP GRC
4 2 (6.45%) SAP SD
5 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) SMS
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) DMZ
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) LSMW
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Billing
2 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
2 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) Consultant
1 7 (22.58%) SAP Analyst
1 7 (22.58%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Data Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) SAP Data Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Data Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Junior Data Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Master Data Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Architect
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Developer
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Master Data Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
2 3 (9.68%) FMCG
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Migration
2 11 (35.48%) Data Mapping
2 11 (35.48%) ERP
3 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (19.35%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (19.35%) Data Governance
4 6 (19.35%) Data Integration
4 6 (19.35%) Data Validation
4 6 (19.35%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Change Control
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Security
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) SAPscript
3 1 (3.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) CCNP
1 2 (6.45%) CCSA
1 2 (6.45%) CCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) FIPS 140-2
1 2 (6.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Dell KACE
4 2 (6.45%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase