Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for IDoc skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IDoc over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

IDoc (SAP Intermediate Document)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 852 782 822
Rank change year-on-year -70 +40 +24
Contract jobs citing IDoc 47 77 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.080% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 49 23
UK median daily rate £450 £480 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £405 £350 £303
90th Percentile £553 £551 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 £500 £420
% change year-on-year -9.90% +18.94% -6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IDoc is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 35,507 31,304 31,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.46% 32.45% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,082 21,593 22,138
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £306 £294
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 386 380
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.79% +11.11% -2.76%
10th Percentile £15.24 £16.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +0.63% +11.11% -2.70%

IDoc
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IDoc as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IDoc in the UK

IDoc
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IDoc in the UK

IDoc
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IDoc over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IDoc in the UK

IDoc
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IDoc in the UK

IDoc
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IDoc within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 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
England -66 38 £450 -6.20% 15
UK excluding London -40 32 £451 -9.90% 14
South East +4 23 £457 -1.30% 3
London -27 11 £433 +1.76% 2
Wales -9 6 £513 -
Scotland - 3 £434 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IDoc 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 with a requirement for IDoc.

1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (46.81%) ABAP
3 17 (36.17%) EDI
4 14 (29.79%) Migration
5 13 (27.66%) SAP S/4HANA
6 12 (25.53%) SAP PI
7 11 (23.40%) SAP MM
7 11 (23.40%) LSMW
7 11 (23.40%) Data Migration
8 10 (21.28%) XML
9 8 (17.02%) Middleware
9 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (17.02%) SAP ALE
10 7 (14.89%) SAP Implementation
10 7 (14.89%) Finance
10 7 (14.89%) Web Services
10 7 (14.89%) Java
11 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.77%) Workflow
12 5 (10.64%) SAP SD
12 5 (10.64%) OO
12 5 (10.64%) Ariba
12 5 (10.64%) Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (8.51%) SAP HANA
13 4 (8.51%) Data Mapping
13 4 (8.51%) SAP Smart Forms
13 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
13 4 (8.51%) Oracle
14 3 (6.38%) SAP FI
14 3 (6.38%) Remedy

IDoc
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (23.40%) SAP MM
3 5 (10.64%) SAP SD
4 3 (6.38%) SAP CO
4 3 (6.38%) SAP FI
4 3 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (6.38%) SAP HR
5 2 (4.26%) SAP ERP
5 2 (4.26%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (4.26%) SAP PM
6 1 (2.13%) Movex
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (2.13%) SAP BPC
6 1 (2.13%) SAP HCM
6 1 (2.13%) SAP MDG
6 1 (2.13%) SAP MDM
6 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.13%) SAP PLM
6 1 (2.13%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Boomi
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) FTP
1 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) LSMW
2 3 (6.38%) NWDI
3 1 (2.13%) eCATT
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Consultant
2 15 (31.91%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (27.66%) Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) SAP Analyst
4 12 (25.53%) Developer
5 11 (23.40%) SAP Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Functional Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Data Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Integration Developer
7 5 (10.64%) SAP Data Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) SAP PI Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Architect
8 4 (8.51%) SAP Architect
8 4 (8.51%) SAP MM Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) SAP MM Consultant
9 3 (6.38%) Data Migration Consultant
9 3 (6.38%) SAP PI Architect
9 3 (6.38%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) EDI
2 12 (25.53%) SAP PI
3 10 (21.28%) XML
4 8 (17.02%) Middleware
4 8 (17.02%) SAP ALE
5 7 (14.89%) Web Services
6 4 (8.51%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (6.38%) JDBC
7 3 (6.38%) REST
7 3 (6.38%) SAP XI
7 3 (6.38%) SOAP
8 2 (4.26%) BAPI
8 2 (4.26%) EDIFACT
8 2 (4.26%) LDAP
8 2 (4.26%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.13%) Java SE
9 1 (2.13%) SAP Basis
9 1 (2.13%) SAP Business Workflow
9 1 (2.13%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Fedwire
4 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.13%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) Data Migration
3 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.89%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (12.77%) Workflow
6 5 (10.64%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.38%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.38%) Data Management
8 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) Demand Management
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) ABAP
2 7 (14.89%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) ActionScript
4 2 (4.26%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
1 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PMO
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) FATCA
2 1 (2.13%) IFRS
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 20022
2 1 (2.13%) PSD2
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SEPA
2 1 (2.13%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) MOM
1 2 (4.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (10.64%) Ariba
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Adobe
4 3 (6.38%) Dell
4 3 (6.38%) Remedy
5 2 (4.26%) SEEBURGER
5 2 (4.26%) Workday
6 1 (2.13%) Axway
6 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) webMethods