Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Administrator was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SAP Administrator
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 873 879
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -2
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Administrator 20 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.018% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 5
UK median daily rate £338 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +50.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £238 £224 £142
90th Percentile £434 £464 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £388 £250
% change year-on-year -12.90% +55.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -63.64% -
10th Percentile £11.38 £10.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £16.50 £10.24 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +35.00% -63.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

SAP Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAP Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Administrator in the UK

SAP Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Administrator in the UK

SAP Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Administrator over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Administrator in the UK

SAP Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Administrator in the UK

SAP Administrator
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 SAP Administrator within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 +25 20 £338 -10.00%
UK excluding London +44 19 £338 -12.90%
East of England -11 8 £425 -
South East +8 6 £430 +40.98%
North of England +63 3 £325 -
North West - 3 £325 -
London -21 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £175 -

SAP Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, SAP Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAP Administrator in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (15.00%) Ariba
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) User Experience
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (10.00%) Office 365
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Economy
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) SAP HR
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (10.00%) Process Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Security
5 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (5.00%) Military

SAP Administrator Skill Set
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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (5.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.00%) SAP MDG
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Economy
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (10.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (10.00%) Data Security
2 2 (10.00%) Process Management
2 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (10.00%) System Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Ariba
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Xerox