The median contractor rate for an SAP Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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 Developer
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 496 566 550
Rank change year-on-year +70 -16  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Developer 114 88 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 54 46
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £341 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £543 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SAP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Developer in the UK

SAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Developer in the UK

SAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Developer over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Developer in the UK

SAP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Developer in the UK

SAP Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +51 109 £450 +5.88% 18
London +17 29 £425 -3.68% 5
South East +29 22 £450 +12.50% 3
North West +22 16 £450 -8.16% 3
Hampshire - 16 £465 -
Manchester - 10 £500 - 1
West Midlands +20 9 £414 +3.56%
East Midlands +1 8 £525 +61.53%
Portsmouth - 8 £450 -
Yorkshire +25 6 £450 -14.28% 3
Leeds +14 5 £450 -18.18% 2
West Yorkshire +11 5 £450 -10.00% 2
Warwickshire +10 5 £393 +1.35%
Derbyshire - 5 £528 -
Derby - 5 £528 -
Middlesex - 4 £435 -
Birmingham +13 3 £380 +8.57%
Lancashire +7 3 £415 +7.09%
City of London 0 3 £444 +5.97% 1
Blackburn - 3 £415 -
Winchester - 3 £505 -
Berkshire +25 2 £413 +6.45% 2
Cheshire - 2 £425 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +73 1 £400 +14.28%
Tyne and Wear +73 1 £400 +14.28%
North East +72 1 £400 +14.28%

SAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, SAP Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 212 (100.00%) SAP
2 87 (41.04%) ABAP
3 44 (20.75%) BusinessObjects
4 38 (17.92%) SQL
5 36 (16.98%) Workflow
6 34 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (16.04%) SAP HANA
7 30 (14.15%) Java
7 30 (14.15%) Finance
7 30 (14.15%) Web Dynpro
7 30 (14.15%) SAPUI5
8 29 (13.68%) OO
9 24 (11.32%) Data Modelling
9 24 (11.32%) SAP BW
9 24 (11.32%) BAPI
10 22 (10.38%) Web Services
11 21 (9.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 20 (9.43%) SAP Fiori
13 19 (8.96%) SAP Smart Forms
14 17 (8.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 17 (8.02%) IDoc
15 15 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (7.08%) Migration
15 15 (7.08%) XML
16 14 (6.60%) CSS
16 14 (6.60%) HTML
16 14 (6.60%) Security Cleared
16 14 (6.60%) hybris
17 13 (6.13%) SAP Hybris
18 12 (5.66%) SAP Data Services

SAP Developer 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 9 (4.25%) SAP Portal
2 8 (3.77%) Confluence
3 7 (3.30%) NetWeaver
4 5 (2.36%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.47%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (6.13%) SAP Hybris
2 11 (5.19%) SAP FI
3 10 (4.72%) SAP BPC
4 9 (4.25%) SAP IS-U
5 8 (3.77%) SAP CO
5 8 (3.77%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (3.30%) SAP Business One
7 6 (2.83%) SAP ERP
7 6 (2.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (2.83%) SAP SD
7 6 (2.83%) SAP WM
8 4 (1.89%) SAP CRM
8 4 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (1.42%) SAP EWM
9 3 (1.42%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.94%) SAP APO
10 2 (0.94%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.94%) SAP PSCD
11 1 (0.47%) SAP Retail
11 1 (0.47%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) Boomi
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.36%) HTTP
1 5 (2.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.75%) BusinessObjects
2 34 (16.04%) SAP HANA
3 24 (11.32%) SAP BW
4 21 (9.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 17 (8.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 12 (5.66%) SAP Data Services
7 11 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (5.19%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.89%) DB2
9 4 (1.89%) MySQL
10 3 (1.42%) Lumira
10 3 (1.42%) MS Access
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.94%) OLAP
11 2 (0.94%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (3.77%) JIRA
2 6 (2.83%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) LSMW
4 1 (0.47%) NWDS
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Composer
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (14.15%) Finance
2 12 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.77%) Retail
4 7 (3.30%) Billing
5 5 (2.36%) Advertising
5 5 (2.36%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.42%) Back Office
7 2 (0.94%) Automotive
7 2 (0.94%) Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.15%) SAPUI5
1 30 (14.15%) Web Dynpro
2 24 (11.32%) BAPI
3 22 (10.38%) Web Services
4 20 (9.43%) SAP Fiori
5 19 (8.96%) SAP Smart Forms
6 17 (8.02%) IDoc
7 15 (7.08%) XML
8 14 (6.60%) CSS
8 14 (6.60%) HTML
9 11 (5.19%) SAP ALE
10 10 (4.72%) REST
10 10 (4.72%) SAP PI
11 9 (4.25%) Spring
12 8 (3.77%) EDI
12 8 (3.77%) SAP Business Workflow
12 8 (3.77%) SOAP
13 7 (3.30%) HTML5
13 7 (3.30%) JSP
14 6 (2.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.30%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.30%) User Experience
3 4 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.94%) FMCG
5 2 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.47%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.36%) Android
2 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.47%) VMS
3 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.98%) Workflow
2 34 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (13.68%) OO
4 24 (11.32%) Data Modelling
5 15 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (7.08%) Migration
6 12 (5.66%) ERP
7 11 (5.19%) CRM
7 11 (5.19%) Logistics
8 9 (4.25%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (3.77%) TDD
9 8 (3.77%) Waterfall
10 7 (3.30%) E-Commerce
10 7 (3.30%) Workflow Development
11 6 (2.83%) Analytics
11 6 (2.83%) B2B
11 6 (2.83%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (2.83%) Integration Testing
11 6 (2.83%) MVC
12 5 (2.36%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 87 (41.04%) ABAP
2 38 (17.92%) SQL
3 30 (14.15%) Java
4 12 (5.66%) SAPscript
5 10 (4.72%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.42%) C
6 3 (1.42%) VBA
7 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.60%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.89%) Degree
4 2 (0.94%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.19%) QA
2 6 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 212 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (6.60%) hybris
3 11 (5.19%) Adobe
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle
5 5 (2.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.89%) IBM
7 2 (0.94%) Apple
7 2 (0.94%) Google
7 2 (0.94%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.94%) Syclo
7 2 (0.94%) webMethods
8 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.47%) HP
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