The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAPscript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAPscript over the 3 months to 24 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.

SAPscript
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 - 272
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAPscript 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% - 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% - 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +13.12% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAPscript is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2676 3121 3235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 35.04% 34.98% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1940 2018
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 119 83
Median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +7.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.66 £12.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

SAPscript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SAPscript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SAPscript in the South East

SAPscript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAPscript in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAPscript in the South East

SAPscript
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 SAPscript in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAPscript in the South East

SAPscript
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 SAPscript within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Hampshire - 2 £425 -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
SAPscript
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAPscript 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 SAPscript.

1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (100.00%) BAPI
1 3 (100.00%) SAP BSP
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (66.67%) SAPUI5
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) IDoc
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database

SAPscript
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) BAPI
1 3 (100.00%) SAP BSP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (66.67%) SAPUI5
2 2 (66.67%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (33.33%) IDoc
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle