The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP PI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PI over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP PI)
England / South East
Rank 237 261 260
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1  
Contract jobs citing SAP PI 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.051% 0.076% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £650 £490 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.65% -9.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £473
% change year-on-year -5.26% +0.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

SAP PI is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2074 2177 2313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.41% 23.67% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1457 1341
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 51 54
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

SAP PI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SAP PI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PI in the South East

SAP PI
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 PI in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PI in the South East

SAP PI
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 PI in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PI in the South East

SAP PI
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 PI within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire - 2 - -
SAP PI
England

SAP PI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PI 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 PI.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (76.92%) CRM
3 6 (46.15%) ERP
3 6 (46.15%) SAP Basis
4 5 (38.46%) SAP CRM
4 5 (38.46%) SAP EP
4 5 (38.46%) SAP MDM
4 5 (38.46%) NetWeaver
4 5 (38.46%) Data Management
4 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) SAP HANA
4 5 (38.46%) Master Data Management
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) ABAP
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) SAP PSCD
7 2 (15.38%) Social Media
7 2 (15.38%) Solvency II
7 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (15.38%) Guidewire
7 2 (15.38%) Pega
7 2 (15.38%) SCADA
7 2 (15.38%) Banking

SAP PI
Top Related 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 5 (38.46%) NetWeaver
1 5 (38.46%) SAP EP
2 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SAP CRM
1 5 (38.46%) SAP MDM
2 3 (23.08%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SAP HANA
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) SAP Architect
2 5 (38.46%) SAP Technical Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) SAP PI Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Basis
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (15.38%) SCADA
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Master Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) EAI
7 1 (7.69%) Information Management
7 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) ABAP
1 3 (23.08%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Guidewire
3 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
3 2 (15.38%) Pega
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft