Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 848 828 855
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP EP 7 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.026% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.042% 0.14% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
UK median daily rate £440 £538 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.14% +1.42% +32.50%
10th Percentile £413 £480 £483
90th Percentile £557 £580 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £538 £530
% change year-on-year -4.65% +1.42% +17.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16,567 17,565 18,974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.53% 18.12% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,046 11,310 12,013
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £230
90th Percentile £621 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 408 559
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.15% -7.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £45.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.34 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.30% - +11.11%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP EP over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 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 19 January 2018. 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 -15 7 £440 -18.14%
UK excluding London -9 4 £513 -4.65%
South East -30 3 £513 -4.65%
London -34 3 £440 -16.19%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) ABAP
2 3 (42.86%) SAP HR
2 3 (42.86%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) HACMP

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 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP HR
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HCM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) HR Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) SAP HR Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) SAP HR Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ABAP
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas