Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP PI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PI over the 6 months to 24 February 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 NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP PI)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 791 777 820
Rank change year-on-year -14 +43 -31
Contract jobs citing SAP PI 87 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.081% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 57
UK median daily rate £448 £445 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% -15.24% +23.53%
10th Percentile £365 £344 £350
90th Percentile £569 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -3.06% -14.29% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £95.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +111.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

SAP PI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,092 30,279 31,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.88% 31.58% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,850 20,991 21,636
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 343 532
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £20.00 £15.55 £16.29
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.17 £56.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +7.59% +1.94% +10.71%

SAP PI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PI in the UK

SAP PI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PI in the UK

SAP PI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PI over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PI in the UK

SAP PI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PI in the UK

SAP PI
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PI within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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 -13 78 £425 -4.49% 7
UK excluding London +38 61 £436 -3.06% 7
London -34 20 £500 +14.29%
South East -6 17 £449 -14.52%
East of England -4 14 £375 -23.08% 2
North of England +35 12 £416 -36.00% 3
Midlands +15 9 £450 +1.41% 2
Yorkshire +10 7 £488 - 2
East Midlands +6 7 £450 -2.70%
Wales +6 6 £495 -1.00%
North West - 5 £390 - 1
South West +11 3 £550 +25.71%
West Midlands +7 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PI 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 PI.

1 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (31.03%) ABAP
3 23 (26.44%) Oracle
4 20 (22.99%) Migration
5 16 (18.39%) Windows
6 15 (17.24%) SAP XI
7 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
8 13 (14.94%) NetWeaver
9 12 (13.79%) Control-M
9 12 (13.79%) ERP
9 12 (13.79%) 3PAR
10 10 (11.49%) IDoc
10 10 (11.49%) Middleware
10 10 (11.49%) Workflow
10 10 (11.49%) Finance
11 9 (10.34%) EDI
11 9 (10.34%) SAP HANA
12 8 (9.20%) SuccessFactors
12 8 (9.20%) Java
12 8 (9.20%) VMware
13 7 (8.05%) SOAP
13 7 (8.05%) Web Services
13 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (6.90%) XML
14 6 (6.90%) AIX
14 6 (6.90%) Clustering
14 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
14 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (6.90%) Boomi
14 6 (6.90%) Data Migration

SAP PI
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 13 (14.94%) NetWeaver
2 5 (5.75%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
3 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) Mule
4 1 (1.15%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.15%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) SAP HR
1 5 (5.75%) SAP Hybris
1 5 (5.75%) SAP Payroll
1 5 (5.75%) SAP PSCD
1 5 (5.75%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (3.45%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.45%) SAP HCM
3 2 (2.30%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.30%) SAP MDG
3 2 (2.30%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.15%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.15%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (6.90%) Boomi
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) NAS
1 2 (2.30%) SAN
1 2 (2.30%) SMS
2 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.34%) SAP HANA
3 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (4.60%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.45%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.15%) SAS EBI
6 1 (1.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (1.15%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) LSMW
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Back Office
3 1 (1.15%) German Language
3 1 (1.15%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.15%) Publishing
3 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (37.93%) Consultant
2 26 (29.89%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (20.69%) SAP PI Consultant
4 17 (19.54%) Developer
5 13 (14.94%) SAP Developer
6 12 (13.79%) Architect
7 9 (10.34%) SAP Architect
8 8 (9.20%) SAP PI Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Integration Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.75%) SAP Technical Architect
11 4 (4.60%) ABAP Developer
11 4 (4.60%) HR Specialist
11 4 (4.60%) SAP HR Specialist
11 4 (4.60%) SAP HR/Payroll Specialist
11 4 (4.60%) SAP Manager
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Manager
12 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
12 3 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
12 3 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) SAP XI
2 10 (11.49%) IDoc
2 10 (11.49%) Middleware
3 9 (10.34%) EDI
4 7 (8.05%) SOAP
4 7 (8.05%) Web Services
5 6 (6.90%) XML
6 5 (5.75%) SAP ALE
6 5 (5.75%) XSLT
7 4 (4.60%) EDIFACT
7 4 (4.60%) J2EE
8 3 (3.45%) BAPI
8 3 (3.45%) JMS
8 3 (3.45%) SAP Basis
8 3 (3.45%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (2.30%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (2.30%) REST
9 2 (2.30%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (1.15%) JDBC
10 1 (1.15%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.15%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) AIX
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.45%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Migration
2 12 (13.79%) ERP
3 10 (11.49%) Workflow
4 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.90%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.75%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.75%) IT Strategy
6 5 (5.75%) Revenue Management
6 5 (5.75%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.60%) ITIL
7 4 (4.60%) Process Management
8 3 (3.45%) Analytics
8 3 (3.45%) CRM
8 3 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.45%) Functional Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Logistics
8 3 (3.45%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.45%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) ABAP
2 8 (9.20%) Java
3 5 (5.75%) SQL
4 2 (2.30%) XQuery
5 1 (1.15%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) Control-M
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (26.44%) Oracle
3 12 (13.79%) 3PAR
4 8 (9.20%) VMware
5 6 (6.90%) hybris
6 5 (5.75%) Adobe
7 4 (4.60%) IBM
8 3 (3.45%) Dell
8 3 (3.45%) SEEBURGER
9 2 (2.30%) Cisco
9 2 (2.30%) Cognos
9 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.30%) Sage
9 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.15%) Axway
10 1 (1.15%) MuleSoft