The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP CS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP CS over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

SAP Customer Service (CS)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 646 630
Contract jobs citing SAP CS 0 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.009% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £378 £634
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £650
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP CS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3974 4394 4790
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.28% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2338 2693 2731
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 52 51
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £11.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP CS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP CS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP CS in the UK

SAP CS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CS in the UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP CS 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 SAP CS.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (50.00%) SAP VC

SAP CS
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (50.00%) SAP VC
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP