Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP XI over the 6 months to 19 August 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 Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 361 357 375
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 21 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.062% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
South East median daily rate £568 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.65% +6.25% -14.89%
10th Percentile £535 £413 £311
90th Percentile £653 £438 £481
England median daily rate £568 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +33.65% +21.43% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SAP XI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,319 4,465 4,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.91% 27.76% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,468 2,674 3,152
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 86 125
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.89%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £55.50
England median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +9.59% -1.35%

SAP XI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP XI in the South East

SAP XI
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 XI in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP XI in the South East

SAP XI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP XI in the South East over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP XI in the South East

SAP XI
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 XI within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
West Sussex +16 18 £568 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 2 £725 +70.59%
Thames Valley -6 2 £725 +70.59%
East Sussex 0 1 - -
SAP XI
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (95.24%) CRM
3 19 (90.48%) ERP
3 19 (90.48%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (90.48%) CCA
3 19 (90.48%) Telecoms
3 19 (90.48%) Finance
3 19 (90.48%) General Ledger
3 19 (90.48%) SAP ERP
3 19 (90.48%) SAP PSCD
3 19 (90.48%) Revenue Management
3 19 (90.48%) SAP Data Services
3 19 (90.48%) Master Data Management
3 19 (90.48%) Accounts Receivable
4 18 (85.71%) Accounts Payable
4 18 (85.71%) webMethods
5 6 (28.57%) SAP FI
6 5 (23.81%) SAP FI-CA
7 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
8 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Middleware

SAP XI
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:

Business Applications
1 19 (90.48%) SAP ERP
1 19 (90.48%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (28.57%) SAP FI
3 5 (23.81%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
4 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) BusinessObjects
1 19 (90.48%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
1 19 (90.48%) General Ledger
1 19 (90.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Consultant
2 17 (80.95%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) SAP FI Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Management Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Architect
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Management Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis
1 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) CRM
2 19 (90.48%) Accounts Receivable
2 19 (90.48%) ERP
2 19 (90.48%) Master Data Management
2 19 (90.48%) Revenue Management
3 18 (85.71%) Accounts Payable
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) CCA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (85.71%) webMethods