Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 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.

SAP Certification
UK
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 594 824 868
Rank change year-on-year +230 +44 -61
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 11 24 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.026% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 9
Median daily rate £530 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +16.28% -18.10%
10th Percentile £479 £325 £278
90th Percentile £738 £529 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £500 £388
% change year-on-year -17.50% +29.03% -26.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00

SAP Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10,564 17,126 19,147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.63% 18.90% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,217 10,353 11,446
Median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £240
90th Percentile £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.67% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 519 797 848
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +33.60% -16.67%
10th Percentile £15.75 £13.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £57.00 £53.75 £50.08
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.40 £26.00
% change year-on-year +4.79% +28.46% -15.41%

SAP Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP Certification.

Daily rate trend for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP Certification over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP Certification.

Hourly rate trend for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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 +229 11 £530 +6.00%
London +171 7 £525 +22.45%
UK excluding London +173 2 £413 -17.50%
Work from Home +10 2 £725 -
South West +53 1 £413 -17.50%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Certification 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 SAP Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (63.64%) ABAP
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) SAP BW
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (36.36%) NetWeaver
5 4 (36.36%) VBA
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 4 (36.36%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (36.36%) SAP BPC
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
7 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) OLAP
7 2 (18.18%) FMCG
7 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
7 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (18.18%) Data Structures

SAP Certification
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 4 (36.36%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP BPC
2 2 (18.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (9.09%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (54.55%) SAP BW
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Lumira
2 2 (18.18%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LSMW
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Consultant
2 7 (63.64%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Data Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) SAP Data Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Master Data Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Master Data Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) FMCG
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Record to Report
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) ABAP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) OpenText