Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP EP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP EP over the 6 months to 26 July 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 Enterprise Portal (EP)
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 882 879
Rank change year-on-year +42 -3 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP EP 4 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.025% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
UK median daily rate £700 £395 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.22% -20.20% +4.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £539 £510
% change year-on-year +29.93% +5.64% +7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16076 19661 19982
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.88% 17.90% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10402 12866 12298
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 466 688
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £45.50 £42.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% +11.76%

SAP EP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP EP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP EP in the UK

SAP EP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP EP in the UK

SAP EP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP EP in the UK

SAP EP
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP EP within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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 +35 4 £700 +77.22%
London +16 3 £700 +86.67%
UK excluding London +58 1 £700 +29.93%
North of England - 1 £700 -
North West - 1 £700 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP EP 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 EP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Portal
3 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (50.00%) ABAP
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Security

SAP EP
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 2 (50.00%) SAP Portal
2 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Portals Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP