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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP R/3
England / South East
Rank 252 259 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.065% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £475 £575
% change year-on-year -31.57% -17.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 -

SAP R/3 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 R/3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SAP R/3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP R/3 in the South East

SAP R/3
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 R/3 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP R/3 in the South East

SAP R/3
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 R/3 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP R/3 in the South East

SAP R/3
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 R/3 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
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
SAP R/3
England

SAP R/3
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM

SAP R/3
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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) SAP