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 27 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
South East / Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 4.55% 7.69% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £23.54
% change year-on-year -28.34% +6.71%  

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 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 13.64% 23.08% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

SAP
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PMO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Support
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
1 1 (100.00%) QA