Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP MDG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP MDG over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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 Master Data Governance (SAP MDG)
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 820 819 775
Rank change year-on-year -1 -44 +72
Contract jobs citing SAP MDG 53 49 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.049% 0.093%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.85% 0.63% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 56
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +13.89%
10th Percentile £463 £371 £416
90th Percentile £693 £770 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £494 £495
% change year-on-year +16.46% -0.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £82.25 £82.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £82.25 - -

SAP MDG 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 6,249 7,818 8,167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.33% 7.80% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,642 4,716 4,945
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £305
90th Percentile £663 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 72 76
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £21.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +3.40% -37.83%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.55 £6.75
90th Percentile £69.88 £57.79 £56.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.36 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +63.60% -6.67% -33.25%

SAP MDG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP MDG in the UK

SAP MDG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP MDG in the UK

SAP MDG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP MDG over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP MDG in the UK

SAP MDG
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MDG within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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 -2 51 £575 +9.52% 3
UK excluding London -16 30 £575 +16.46% 3
London 0 19 £600 +6.67%
South East -4 16 - - 3
Midlands -8 6 £575 +15.00%
West Midlands -5 5 £575 +187.50%
North West -3 4 £478 -14.16%
North of England -13 4 £478 -14.16%
East of England +1 3 £669 +27.38%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP MDG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for SAP MDG.

1 53 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (47.17%) SAP S/4HANA
3 23 (43.40%) Migration
3 23 (43.40%) Data Migration
4 18 (33.96%) ERP
5 17 (32.08%) Data Governance
6 13 (24.53%) Ariba
7 11 (20.75%) Validation
7 11 (20.75%) SAP Implementation
8 10 (18.87%) Data Validation
8 10 (18.87%) Finance
8 10 (18.87%) SAP MM
9 8 (15.09%) Master Data Management
9 8 (15.09%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (15.09%) Data Extraction
9 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
9 8 (15.09%) SQL
9 8 (15.09%) Oracle
10 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (13.21%) SAP BW
10 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (13.21%) Data Mapping
10 7 (13.21%) Data Integration
10 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
11 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (11.32%) LSMW
11 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.43%) Baan
12 5 (9.43%) SAP MDM
12 5 (9.43%) Data Protection

SAP MDG
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 (1.89%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (47.17%) SAP S/4HANA
2 10 (18.87%) SAP MM
3 5 (9.43%) SAP MDM
4 4 (7.55%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (5.66%) SAP MDG-S
5 3 (5.66%) SAP SCM
6 2 (3.77%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (1.89%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.89%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Leonardo
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (13.21%) SAP BW
2 5 (9.43%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (7.55%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 2 (3.77%) Power BI
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.89%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.89%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) LSMW
2 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.89%) GitLab
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Consultant
2 16 (30.19%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (28.30%) SAP Manager
4 13 (24.53%) Architect
5 9 (16.98%) SAP Architect
5 9 (16.98%) SAP MDG Consultant
6 8 (15.09%) Data Consultant
6 8 (15.09%) Data Manager
6 8 (15.09%) SAP Data Manager
7 7 (13.21%) Data Migration Manager
7 7 (13.21%) Migration Manager
7 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
7 7 (13.21%) SAP Data Consultant
7 7 (13.21%) SAP Data Migration Manager
8 6 (11.32%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (11.32%) Master Data Consultant
8 6 (11.32%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 5 (9.43%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 5 (9.43%) SAP Master Data Consultant
9 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) SAPUI5
2 3 (5.66%) EDI
3 2 (3.77%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Data Migration
1 23 (43.40%) Migration
2 18 (33.96%) ERP
3 17 (32.08%) Data Governance
4 11 (20.75%) SAP Implementation
4 11 (20.75%) Validation
5 10 (18.87%) Data Validation
6 8 (15.09%) Data Cleansing
6 8 (15.09%) Data Extraction
6 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
6 8 (15.09%) Master Data Management
7 7 (13.21%) Data Integration
7 7 (13.21%) Data Mapping
7 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.55%) Data Conversion
10 4 (7.55%) Data Management
10 4 (7.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) GxP
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (24.53%) Ariba
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle
4 5 (9.43%) Baan
5 4 (7.55%) OpenText
6 2 (3.77%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) Concur
7 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Informatica
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.89%) Talend