Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP GTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP GTS over the 6 months to 24 November 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 Global Trade Services (GTS)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 878 860 885
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP GTS 18 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.22% 0.30% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 2
UK median daily rate £550 £600 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +36.36% -5.38%
10th Percentile £375 £463 £352
90th Percentile £690 £818 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £600 £550
% change year-on-year -14.58% +9.09% +34.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8151 8765 9393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.35% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4817 5231 5215
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% +1.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 100 142
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.08% +6.31%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.16 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.10 £88.20 £57.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.73% -12.70%

SAP GTS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP GTS in the UK

SAP GTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP GTS in the UK

SAP GTS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP GTS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP GTS in the UK

SAP GTS
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP GTS within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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 -14 18 £550 -8.33% 1
UK excluding London +31 14 £513 -14.58% 1
Midlands +32 10 £463 -30.19%
East Midlands +3 8 £375 -52.38%
London -12 4 £600 -7.69%
South East -1 2 £500 -16.67% 1
West Midlands +17 1 £575 -4.17%
South West - 1 £525 -
North of England - 1 £625 -
North West - 1 £625 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP GTS 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 GTS.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 4 (22.22%) SAP SD
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Automotive
6 1 (5.56%) Legal
6 1 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (5.56%) Post-Production
6 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Security

SAP GTS
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 4 (22.22%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC
2 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Architect
4 2 (11.11%) SAP GTM Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP SD Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Support
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
3 1 (5.56%) Post-Production
3 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Security
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP