Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 6 months to 16 June 2019 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 342 342 349
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +19
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 13 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.17% 0.091%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.28% 2.33% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
South East median daily rate £450 £380 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -24.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £386 £271 £360
90th Percentile £509 £481 £520
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate - £47.50 £77.75
% change year-on-year - -38.91% -

SAP SD is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,014 1,202 1,171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.91% 7.32% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 675 606
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £300
90th Percentile £662 £610 £575
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 25
South East median hourly rate £36.25 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -40.00% +70.45%
10th Percentile £16.40 £15.10 £15.81
90th Percentile £69.88 £49.00 £53.70
England median hourly rate £32.50 £27.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.12% -7.50% +11.11%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the South East

SAP SD
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 SD in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in the South East

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SD in the South East over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP SD in the South East

SAP SD
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 SD in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SD in the South East

SAP SD
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 SD within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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 +4 6 £494 +32.55% 2
Surrey +19 4 £375 -29.91%
Berkshire -19 4 £494 +32.55% 2
Hampshire -15 3 £425 +21.43% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
SAP SD
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) ABAP
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) SAP CS
4 2 (15.38%) SAP WM
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) SAP MM
4 2 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (15.38%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Security
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) FMCG
5 1 (7.69%) Czech Language
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management

SAP SD
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 (7.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (15.38%) SAP CS
2 2 (15.38%) SAP MM
2 2 (15.38%) SAP WM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP APO
3 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP PM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP PP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
1 7 (53.85%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP CS Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP SD Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP APO Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) IDoc
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ALE
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ERP
1 2 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (15.38%) Kanban
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Workshop Facilitation
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Order to Cash
2 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Security
2 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Swim Lanes
2 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) ABAP
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) JDA