The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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.

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

SAP
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 40 32
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8  
Contract jobs citing SAP 21 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.52% 2.26% 4.02%
As % of the Vendors category 16.28% 5.75% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £500 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £345 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £404 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +11.76% +0.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -28.34% +31.65%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 129 174 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 40.06% 39.28% 48.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 122 113
Median daily rate £375 £440 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £725 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +83.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in South Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in South Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in South Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in South Yorkshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Sheffield +22 19 £500 +33.33% 2
SAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Finance
3 21 (63.64%) Electronics
3 21 (63.64%) Telecoms
3 21 (63.64%) Manufacturing
3 21 (63.64%) Programme Management
3 21 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (63.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 21 (63.64%) Marketing
3 21 (63.64%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (57.58%) Relational Database
5 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
6 13 (39.39%) Web Development
7 12 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (33.33%) DevOps
8 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 11 (33.33%) Mac OS X
8 11 (33.33%) Java
8 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 11 (33.33%) CSS
8 11 (33.33%) Linux
8 11 (33.33%) TDD
9 10 (30.30%) Unix
9 10 (30.30%) Line Management
9 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
10 9 (27.27%) CTC Cleared
10 9 (27.27%) SQL

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (63.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.03%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) Relational Database
2 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
2 8 (24.24%) SAP BW
3 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (21.21%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (21.21%) SAP HANA
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 21 (63.64%) Electronics
2 21 (63.64%) Manufacturing
2 21 (63.64%) Marketing
2 21 (63.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Business Developer
5 6 (18.18%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (15.15%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Digital User Researcher
7 2 (6.06%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) User Researcher
8 1 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) React
3 5 (15.15%) REST
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
1 11 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 10 (30.30%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (63.64%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (63.64%) Programme Management
3 13 (39.39%) Web Development
4 12 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (33.33%) DevOps
5 11 (33.33%) TDD
6 10 (30.30%) Line Management
6 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
7 9 (27.27%) Migration
8 8 (24.24%) Data Migration
8 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
8 8 (24.24%) ETL
8 8 (24.24%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (24.24%) Web Design
9 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
1 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco