Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 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 Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 358 368 343
Rank change year-on-year +10 -25 +29
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 17 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.062% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.22% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
South East median daily rate £568 £528 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.68% +8.21% +39.09%
10th Percentile £541 £413 £466
90th Percentile £665 £630 £499
England median daily rate £508 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +12.78% -5.26% +11.76%
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 5,140 4,627 4,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.40% 28.50% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,314 2,891 2,502
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £315 £305 £281
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £494 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.06% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 79 101
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26.65 £21.33 £18.22
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 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
West Sussex -14 9 £568 -9.84%
Thames Valley +20 7 £638 +50.00%
Berkshire - 6 £550 -
Oxfordshire +26 1 £725 +70.59%
East Sussex - 1 - -
SAP XI
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (70.59%) webMethods
3 10 (58.82%) SAP PI
4 9 (52.94%) ABAP
5 8 (47.06%) XSLT
5 8 (47.06%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) CRM
6 7 (41.18%) ERP
6 7 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (41.18%) CCA
6 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) SAP PSCD
6 7 (41.18%) Revenue Management
6 7 (41.18%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (41.18%) Master Data Management
6 7 (41.18%) General Ledger
6 7 (41.18%) SAP ERP
6 7 (41.18%) IDoc
6 7 (41.18%) Accounts Payable
6 7 (41.18%) Accounts Receivable
7 4 (23.53%) J2EE
7 4 (23.53%) NWDI
7 4 (23.53%) SAP HANA
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (23.53%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (23.53%) Workshop Facilitation
8 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (17.65%) SAP ALE

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SAP ERP
1 7 (41.18%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (23.53%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (17.65%) SAP FI
4 2 (11.76%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
5 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (41.18%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (23.53%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) NWDI
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
1 7 (41.18%) General Ledger
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Consultant
1 14 (82.35%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) SAP PI Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Architect
4 4 (23.53%) SAP Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) SAP Integration Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) SAP PI Architect
6 2 (11.76%) ABAP Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) SAP FI Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Domain Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) SAP XI Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Integration Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Management Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) SAP PI
2 8 (47.06%) XSLT
3 7 (41.18%) IDoc
4 4 (23.53%) J2EE
5 3 (17.65%) BAPI
5 3 (17.65%) EDI
5 3 (17.65%) EJB
5 3 (17.65%) JDBC
5 3 (17.65%) SAP ALE
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Accounts Payable
1 7 (41.18%) Accounts Receivable
1 7 (41.18%) CRM
1 7 (41.18%) ERP
1 7 (41.18%) Master Data Management
1 7 (41.18%) Revenue Management
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (23.53%) Workshop Facilitation
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) ABAP
2 8 (47.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (70.59%) webMethods
3 2 (11.76%) Ariba
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica