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 26 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 R/3
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 277 -
Contract jobs citing SAP R/3 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.011% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £150
% change year-on-year +12.50% +166.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 573 692 678
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 7.35% 7.85% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 424 404
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 £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP R/3 in the South East.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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
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 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