Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 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 NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP PI)
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 748 843 786
Rank change year-on-year +95 -57 +63
Contract jobs citing SAP PI 75 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.051% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 28
UK median daily rate £524 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +2.11% +4.40%
10th Percentile £401 £412 £361
90th Percentile £649 £563 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £485 £458
% change year-on-year +0.52% +6.01% +0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 28,520 35,348 31,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.56% 34.61% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,839 24,955 21,488
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £335 £322 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 346 385
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £18.65 £15.24 £15.03
90th Percentile £61.00 £57.50 £52.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +11.11%

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 23 August 2019.

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 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 PI within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 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 +91 67 £524 +7.94% 15
UK excluding London +43 47 £488 +0.52% 14
South East +39 25 £450 -2.70% 7
London +70 23 £575 +21.05% 2
Midlands +45 9 £550 - 1
West Midlands +30 6 £550 - 1
Northern Ireland - 6 £600 -
East of England +23 5 £475 - 1
North of England +31 3 £550 +10.00% 4
North West +12 3 £550 +10.00% 4
East Midlands - 3 £442 -

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (30.67%) ABAP
3 22 (29.33%) Java
4 14 (18.67%) IDoc
5 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.67%) Middleware
6 11 (14.67%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (13.33%) REST
7 10 (13.33%) Web Services
8 9 (12.00%) SOAP
8 9 (12.00%) EDI
8 9 (12.00%) DevOps
8 9 (12.00%) MuleSoft
9 8 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (10.67%) Azure
9 8 (10.67%) Italian Language
9 8 (10.67%) Migration
9 8 (10.67%) B2B
9 8 (10.67%) SAP BW
9 8 (10.67%) XSLT
9 8 (10.67%) Linux
10 7 (9.33%) CRM
10 7 (9.33%) Oracle
10 7 (9.33%) SAP XI
10 7 (9.33%) French Language
10 7 (9.33%) AWS
10 7 (9.33%) SAP Portal
10 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
10 7 (9.33%) Concur

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 7 (9.33%) SAP Portal
2 6 (8.00%) NetWeaver
3 3 (4.00%) Confluence
3 3 (4.00%) Mule
3 3 (4.00%) SAP EP
4 2 (2.67%) Anypoint
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 11 (14.67%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (6.67%) SAP HCM
3 4 (5.33%) SAP GTM
4 3 (4.00%) SAP CRM
5 2 (2.67%) SAP CO
5 2 (2.67%) SAP FI
5 2 (2.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.67%) SAP HR
5 2 (2.67%) SAP MDG
5 2 (2.67%) SAP PM
6 1 (1.33%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.33%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.33%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.33%) SAP SCM
6 1 (1.33%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.33%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Azure
2 7 (9.33%) AWS
3 4 (5.33%) Boomi
3 4 (5.33%) GitHub
3 4 (5.33%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.67%) Apigee
4 2 (2.67%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.67%) SaaS
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) FTP
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SAP BW
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.67%) Lumira
5 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.67%) MaxDB
6 2 (2.67%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.67%) CA Gen
3 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) Maven
4 1 (1.33%) Hudson
General
1 8 (10.67%) Italian Language
2 7 (9.33%) French Language
3 2 (2.67%) German Language
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Consultant
2 22 (29.33%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (21.33%) Architect
4 15 (20.00%) Developer
5 13 (17.33%) SAP Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Integration Architect
6 9 (12.00%) SAP Architect
7 8 (10.67%) SAP PI Consultant
7 8 (10.67%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (9.33%) SAP PI Developer
9 5 (6.67%) EDI Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) Integration Developer
9 5 (6.67%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) SAP PI Architect
10 4 (5.33%) ABAP Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Integration Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
10 4 (5.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) IDoc
2 11 (14.67%) Middleware
3 10 (13.33%) REST
3 10 (13.33%) Web Services
4 9 (12.00%) EDI
4 9 (12.00%) SOAP
5 8 (10.67%) XSLT
6 7 (9.33%) SAP XI
7 6 (8.00%) JDBC
7 6 (8.00%) SAP Fiori
8 5 (6.67%) XML
9 4 (5.33%) SAP Basis
9 4 (5.33%) Web Dynpro
10 3 (4.00%) J2EE
10 3 (4.00%) OAuth
10 3 (4.00%) RESTful
11 2 (2.67%) JMS
11 2 (2.67%) JSON
11 2 (2.67%) Spring Boot
12 1 (1.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Clustering
1 4 (5.33%) DataPower
2 3 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.33%) iSeries
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) AIX
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (5.33%) SUSE
3 3 (4.00%) Unix
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.00%) DevOps
3 8 (10.67%) B2B
3 8 (10.67%) Migration
4 7 (9.33%) CRM
5 6 (8.00%) ERP
5 6 (8.00%) OO
5 6 (8.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 5 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 5 (6.67%) OOP
7 4 (5.33%) Kanban
7 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.33%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (5.33%) Scrum
7 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.33%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.00%) Security Patching
8 3 (4.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) ABAP
2 22 (29.33%) Java
3 5 (6.67%) C++
3 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.67%) PHP
4 3 (4.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Groovy
6 1 (1.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) Degree
3 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
1 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Data Guard
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.67%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (12.00%) MuleSoft
3 7 (9.33%) Concur
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 5 (6.67%) webMethods
5 4 (5.33%) Dell
5 4 (5.33%) IBM
6 3 (4.00%) Adobe
6 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.00%) Workday
7 2 (2.67%) Ariba
7 2 (2.67%) BEA
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Pega
7 2 (2.67%) Veritas
7 2 (2.67%) WSO2
8 1 (1.33%) hybris