Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 20 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
England > South West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 27 45
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP 199 314 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.92% 6.02% 4.11%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 14.67% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 248 186
South West median daily rate £418 £417 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.18% +11.13% -8.54%
10th Percentile £255 £259 £263
90th Percentile £575 £557 £544
England median daily rate £495 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
South West median hourly rate - £33.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.54% +54.76%
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,890 2,141 2,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.24% 41.05% 41.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,092 1,353 1,554
South West median daily rate £390 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +5.08% -1.67%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £221
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 122 142
South West median hourly rate £17.62 £38.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.23% +50.98% +26.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £11.64
90th Percentile £46.23 £50.00 £51.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the South West

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the South West

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the South West over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the South West

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the South West

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Bristol -11 80 £375 -8.54% 38
Wiltshire -15 64 £488 +16.77% 7
Gloucestershire +3 25 £416 +0.91% 10
Somerset -5 15 £490 +30.67% 6
Devon 0 4 £350 -3.45% 4
Cornwall - 1 - - 2
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 West region with a requirement for SAP.

1 120 (60.30%) Finance
2 114 (57.29%) Business Intelligence
3 103 (51.76%) Manufacturing
4 98 (49.25%) Marketing
5 93 (46.73%) Programme Management
6 92 (46.23%) Telecoms
7 91 (45.73%) Electronics
7 91 (45.73%) Digital Marketing
8 54 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (19.60%) Security Cleared
10 32 (16.08%) Scrum
11 27 (13.57%) SC Cleared
12 22 (11.06%) Microsoft
13 21 (10.55%) Oracle
14 19 (9.55%) SQL
14 19 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (9.55%) Migration
15 18 (9.05%) ETL
15 18 (9.05%) Project Management
16 17 (8.54%) CRM
16 17 (8.54%) DevOps
17 16 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (8.04%) BusinessObjects
18 15 (7.54%) C#
18 15 (7.54%) IBM
18 15 (7.54%) SAP BW
19 14 (7.04%) SQL Server
19 14 (7.04%) Analytics
20 13 (6.53%) Tableau
20 13 (6.53%) SAS

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (6.53%) SAS
2 7 (3.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.02%) Confluence
4 5 (2.51%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.01%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.01%) nginx
6 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.50%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.52%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.02%) SAP MDG
2 5 (2.51%) SAP CRM
2 5 (2.51%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (2.51%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (1.01%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.01%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.01%) SAP CRM for Utilities
4 2 (1.01%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.50%) SAP MDG-S
5 1 (0.50%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.53%) Office 365
3 9 (4.52%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.52%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.01%) PaaS
5 4 (2.01%) SaaS
6 3 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (1.01%) GitHub
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.50%) Boomi
8 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.50%) Datadog
8 1 (0.50%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.50%) IaaS
8 1 (0.50%) Route 53
8 1 (0.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.51%) Skype
2 3 (1.51%) Intranet
2 3 (1.51%) SMS
3 2 (1.01%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (8.04%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (7.54%) SAP BW
4 14 (7.04%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.53%) Amazon Redshift
5 11 (5.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 11 (5.53%) SAP HANA
6 10 (5.03%) SAS EBI
7 7 (3.52%) DB2
7 7 (3.52%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (2.51%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.51%) Lumira
9 4 (2.01%) Big Data
10 3 (1.51%) MS Access
10 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.01%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.01%) GIS
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (5.53%) JIRA
2 4 (2.01%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.51%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.51%) Maven
3 3 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.01%) LSMW
4 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.50%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 120 (60.30%) Finance
2 103 (51.76%) Manufacturing
3 98 (49.25%) Marketing
4 92 (46.23%) Telecoms
5 91 (45.73%) Electronics
6 10 (5.03%) Retail
7 7 (3.52%) Billing
8 6 (3.02%) Law
9 4 (2.01%) Banking
10 3 (1.51%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.51%) Military
11 2 (1.01%) Automotive
11 2 (1.01%) Interactive Media
11 2 (1.01%) Legal
12 1 (0.50%) Advertising
12 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 52 (26.13%) Analyst
2 32 (16.08%) Developer
3 24 (12.06%) Consultant
4 17 (8.54%) Business Analyst
5 14 (7.04%) Project Manager
5 14 (7.04%) SAP Analyst
6 13 (6.53%) Architect
7 12 (6.03%) SAP Consultant
8 10 (5.03%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.03%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.52%) SAP Manager
10 8 (4.02%) Data Analyst
10 8 (4.02%) SAP Project Manager
11 7 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.02%) CRM Analyst
12 6 (3.02%) SAP Business Analyst
12 6 (3.02%) SAP MDG Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.03%) .NET
2 10 (5.03%) HTML
2 10 (5.03%) jQuery
3 9 (4.52%) CSS
4 8 (4.02%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.02%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (2.51%) REST
7 4 (2.01%) JSON
7 4 (2.01%) RESTful
7 4 (2.01%) SOAP
8 3 (1.51%) ModSecurity
9 2 (1.01%) Angular 2
9 2 (1.01%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (1.01%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.01%) SAP XI
9 2 (1.01%) WCF
10 1 (0.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.52%) Mainframe
2 8 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.01%) PKI
3 4 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.51%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.51%) User Experience
5 2 (1.01%) FMCG
5 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.50%) CESG
6 1 (0.50%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) NHS
6 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.52%) Windows
2 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.01%) Linux
3 2 (1.01%) DC/OS
3 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.50%) Android
4 1 (0.50%) CentOS
4 1 (0.50%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (57.29%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (46.73%) Programme Management
3 91 (45.73%) Digital Marketing
4 54 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (16.08%) Scrum
6 19 (9.55%) Migration
7 18 (9.05%) ETL
7 18 (9.05%) Project Management
8 17 (8.54%) CRM
8 17 (8.54%) DevOps
9 14 (7.04%) Analytics
10 12 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.53%) MVC
12 10 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.03%) ITIL
13 7 (3.52%) Change Management
13 7 (3.52%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 6 (3.02%) Collaborative Working
14 6 (3.02%) Risk Management
14 6 (3.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.55%) SQL
2 15 (7.54%) C#
3 11 (5.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.52%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.51%) ABAP
6 4 (2.01%) Apple Swift
6 4 (2.01%) Java
7 3 (1.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.51%) VBA
8 2 (1.01%) Dart
8 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.01%) Python
8 2 (1.01%) R
9 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) C++
9 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.50%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (19.60%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.57%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.03%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.01%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (1.51%) CISSP
5 3 (1.51%) CLAS
6 1 (0.50%) CITP
6 1 (0.50%) Degree
6 1 (0.50%) MCSE
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.03%) JSP 440
2 7 (3.52%) GDPR
2 7 (3.52%) PMO
3 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.01%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) RMADS
3 2 (1.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) BS25999
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.52%) PowerHA
2 6 (3.02%) Docker
3 4 (2.01%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.02%) SCCM
2 6 (3.02%) Ansible
3 3 (1.51%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.51%) Terraform
4 2 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.01%) SCSM
5 1 (0.50%) Puppet
5 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.55%) Oracle
3 15 (7.54%) IBM
4 13 (6.53%) Tableau
5 11 (5.53%) MuleSoft
6 7 (3.52%) Cognos
6 7 (3.52%) hybris
7 4 (2.01%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.01%) ESRI
7 4 (2.01%) LogRhythm
8 3 (1.51%) Epicor
8 3 (1.51%) IronPort
8 3 (1.51%) RightFax
8 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.01%) Adobe
9 2 (1.01%) Ceridian
9 2 (1.01%) Kronos
9 2 (1.01%) Northgate
9 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.01%) Unisys