Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 840 746 840
Rank change year-on-year -94 +94 -65
Contract jobs citing IDoc 35 100 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.10% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 53 11
UK median daily rate £448 £468 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.28% -1.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £408 £342 £380
90th Percentile £488 £610 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -4.21% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 32,396 30,280 30,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.89% 31.54% 28.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,074 20,969 21,312
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 343 538
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18.55 £15.55 £16.25
90th Percentile £57.12 £52.14 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.88 £38.75
% change year-on-year +8.04% +0.32% +10.71%

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 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 11 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 21 February 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 -79 34 £448 -4.38% 13
UK excluding London -58 16 £455 -4.21% 12
London -31 9 £415 +0.61% 1
South East -10 7 £448 +9.82% 2
Midlands -15 5 £464 -15.68% 3
North of England +19 3 £475 - 5
West Midlands -6 3 £465 -16.96% 3
East Midlands +5 2 £463 -13.95%
Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 2
North West 0 1 - - 3
Wales 0 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (54.29%) ABAP
3 11 (31.43%) SAP ALE
4 10 (28.57%) SAP PI
5 9 (25.71%) EDI
6 8 (22.86%) Workflow
6 8 (22.86%) Migration
6 8 (22.86%) BAPI
6 8 (22.86%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.14%) XML
8 6 (17.14%) SAP MM
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) Retail
9 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
10 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
10 4 (11.43%) Web Dynpro
10 4 (11.43%) Finance
10 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
10 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (8.57%) SAP SD
11 3 (8.57%) ERP
11 3 (8.57%) Web Services
11 3 (8.57%) Oracle
11 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.57%) SAP XI
11 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
11 3 (8.57%) SAP PM
11 3 (8.57%) SAP Fiori

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 (5.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) SAP MM
2 3 (8.57%) SAP PM
2 3 (8.57%) SAP SD
3 2 (5.71%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (5.71%) SAP CAR
3 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.71%) SAP ERP
3 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
3 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (5.71%) SAP PLM
3 2 (5.71%) SAP POS DM
3 2 (5.71%) SAP Retail
3 2 (5.71%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.86%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (2.86%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SAP HANA
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) LSMW
General
1 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Consultant
2 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) SAP Developer
4 6 (17.14%) ABAP Developer
5 5 (14.29%) SAP PI Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SAP MM Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Functional Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) EDI Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SAP EDI Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) SAP PI Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SAP PM Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) SAP PLM Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) SAP Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) SAP XI Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Senior SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) SAP ALE
2 10 (28.57%) SAP PI
3 9 (25.71%) EDI
4 8 (22.86%) BAPI
5 6 (17.14%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (8.57%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (8.57%) SAP XI
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) J2EE
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Business Workflow
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (5.71%) SOAP
9 1 (2.86%) JDBC
9 1 (2.86%) JMS
9 1 (2.86%) LDAP
9 1 (2.86%) Middleware
9 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Migration
1 8 (22.86%) SAP Implementation
1 8 (22.86%) Workflow
2 7 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Logistics
5 3 (8.57%) Order to Cash
5 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) PLM
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) ABAP
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) SEEBURGER
3 2 (5.71%) Ariba
3 2 (5.71%) Progress
3 2 (5.71%) Remedy
3 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com