The median contractor rate for a SAP Administrator was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 638 613
Rank change year-on-year +41 -25  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Administrator 8 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.020% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Median daily rate £335 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.81% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £294 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +21.81% -21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.27% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year -49.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SAP Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAP Administrator in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 18 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 7 £335 +21.81% 2
South East +19 3 £130 - 1
East of England -6 2 £343 +24.54%
Essex - 2 £343 -
Basildon - 2 £343 -
London +30 1 - -
West Sussex +4 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £130 -
Atherstone - 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £130 -
Beaconsfield - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

SAP Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (48.00%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) Sybase
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (48.00%) SAP BW
2 12 (48.00%) SAP Basis
2 12 (48.00%) SAP MII
2 12 (48.00%) MaxDB
2 12 (48.00%) SAP BPC
2 12 (48.00%) NWDI
3 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (28.00%) BC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) MS Office
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (12.00%) SLA
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Ariba
7 3 (12.00%) Data Migration

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 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) SAP BPC
1 12 (48.00%) SAP MII
2 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (48.00%) MaxDB
1 12 (48.00%) SAP BW
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) NWDI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Source to Pay
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Security
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) BC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) Sybase
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Ariba
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.00%) Lotus