The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
South East / Sussex
Rank - 3 8
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex - 22.73% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category - 55.56% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.64% -10.52%  

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 Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 4 9 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 40.00% 40.91% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £390 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £196 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £380 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sussex 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 Sussex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Sussex

SAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 5 (62.50%) SAP BW
2 4 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (50.00%) BMC
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP GTS
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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 4 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (12.50%) SAP GTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SAP BW
2 4 (50.00%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
1 7 (87.50%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Coaching
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) BMC