Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 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.

IDoc (SAP Intermediate Document)
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 781 863
Rank change year-on-year -55 +82 -45
Contract jobs citing IDoc 38 101 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.098% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 48 12
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £413 £359 £380
90th Percentile £539 £604 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £468 £450
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +5.88%
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 33084 31520 32130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.02% 30.54% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23378 21806 22152
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 357 560
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £17.78 £14.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.45 £52.00 £53.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

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 13 December 2017.

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 9 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 13 December 2017. 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 -63 38 £463 +2.78% 6
UK excluding London -29 22 £463 -1.07% 7
Midlands +8 13 £500 -10.71% 2
London -27 9 £463 +8.82%
South East -20 7 £425 -2.49%
West Midlands +6 6 £465 -16.96% 2
East Midlands 0 3 £494 -
North of England +40 2 £475 - 3
Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IDoc also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IDoc.

1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (52.63%) ABAP
3 13 (34.21%) SAP PI
4 12 (31.58%) SAP ALE
5 11 (28.95%) Retail
5 11 (28.95%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) SAP Implementation
6 10 (26.32%) SAP HANA
7 9 (23.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (23.68%) XML
8 8 (21.05%) EDI
8 8 (21.05%) Process Improvement
9 7 (18.42%) Functional Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Java
10 6 (15.79%) SAP Retail
10 6 (15.79%) SAP XI
11 5 (13.16%) BAPI
11 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.16%) ERP
11 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.16%) NetWeaver
11 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
11 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
11 5 (13.16%) Order to Cash
11 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.16%) SAP CAR
11 5 (13.16%) SAP POS DM
12 4 (10.53%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 4 (10.53%) User Experience
12 4 (10.53%) SAP FI

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 5 (13.16%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) SAP Retail
2 5 (13.16%) SAP CAR
2 5 (13.16%) SAP POS DM
3 4 (10.53%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 4 (10.53%) SAP CO
3 4 (10.53%) SAP FI
3 4 (10.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (7.89%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (7.89%) SAP MM
4 3 (7.89%) SAP SD
5 2 (5.26%) SAP ERP
5 2 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (5.26%) SAP SRM
6 1 (2.63%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.63%) SAP CS
6 1 (2.63%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SAP HANA
2 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) LSMW
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
1 11 (28.95%) Retail
2 9 (23.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Consultant
1 19 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (26.32%) Developer
3 9 (23.68%) SAP Developer
4 5 (13.16%) SAP PI Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) ABAP Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Integration Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) SAP Integration Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SAP CO Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SAP FI Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SAP PI Developer
7 2 (5.26%) EDI Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SAP EDI Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) SAP MM Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) ABAP Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) SAP SD Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) SAP PI
2 12 (31.58%) SAP ALE
3 9 (23.68%) XML
4 8 (21.05%) EDI
5 6 (15.79%) SAP XI
6 5 (13.16%) BAPI
7 4 (10.53%) Web Services
8 3 (7.89%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) J2EE
9 2 (5.26%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (5.26%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (2.63%) JDBC
10 1 (2.63%) JMS
10 1 (2.63%) Middleware
10 1 (2.63%) REST
10 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
10 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) SAP Implementation
2 8 (21.05%) Process Improvement
3 7 (18.42%) Functional Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.16%) ERP
4 5 (13.16%) Order to Cash
4 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.53%) OO
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 3 (7.89%) Logistics
7 2 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) ABAP
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) Ariba
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Progress
2 2 (5.26%) SEEBURGER