Period
to 22 May 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 May 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.

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

SAP
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 27 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 +23
Contract jobs citing SAP 28 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.28% 5.11% 7.93%
As % of the Vendors category 13.27% 10.14% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 13
Southampton median daily rate £550 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -19.05% +13.51%
10th Percentile £425 £325 £322
90th Percentile £625 £575 £718
Hampshire median daily rate £495 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.81 £18.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +27.00% -50.00% -21.05%

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 Southampton.

All Vendors
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 211 207 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 47.31% 50.36% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 133 131
Southampton median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £304 £305 £263
90th Percentile £609 £575 £588
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £420 £415
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +7.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 11
Southampton median hourly rate £22.00 £18.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.73% +22.50% -
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.23 £10.15
90th Percentile £41.75 £22.64 £16.39
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.13 £19.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.09% -1.25% -4.19%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Southampton

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Southampton

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Southampton over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Southampton

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SAP.

1 18 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (60.71%) Electronics
2 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 17 (60.71%) Manufacturing
2 17 (60.71%) Programme Management
2 17 (60.71%) Marketing
2 17 (60.71%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
3 14 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 8 (28.57%) Python
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.86%) DevOps
7 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (17.86%) MODAF
7 5 (17.86%) Information Assurance
7 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
7 5 (17.86%) Information Security
7 5 (17.86%) CESG
7 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
7 5 (17.86%) Cryptography
7 5 (17.86%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineering
8 4 (14.29%) Azure Functions
8 4 (14.29%) Serverless
8 4 (14.29%) Migration
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Azure Functions
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) Serverless
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (7.14%) Data Lake Analytics
2 2 (7.14%) Power Platform
2 2 (7.14%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) IKE
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
1 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (7.14%) Data Lake
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) HDInsight
2 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Power BI
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) webpack
General
1 17 (60.71%) Electronics
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
1 17 (60.71%) Manufacturing
1 17 (60.71%) Marketing
1 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) SAP PI
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) Spring
2 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) React
3 1 (3.57%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) CESG
1 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (60.71%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (60.71%) Programme Management
3 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.86%) Cryptography
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Information Assurance
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security
4 5 (17.86%) MODAF
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Java 8
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.57%) APMP
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.14%) Packer
1 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Alteryx
2 2 (7.14%) Databricks
2 2 (7.14%) Dell
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Veeam
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau