Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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 NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP PI)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 806 794
Rank change year-on-year -11 -12 +32
Contract jobs citing SAP PI 70 85 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.081% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 65
UK median daily rate £450 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -11.90% +10.53%
10th Percentile £402 £345 £318
90th Percentile £556 £603 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £459 £556
% change year-on-year -2.45% -17.53% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £95.00 -
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 32971 31981 32228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.98% 30.38% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23277 22154 22091
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 367 553
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.35 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

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 November 2017.

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 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 +16 69 £450 -1.10% 3
UK excluding London +31 42 £448 -2.45% 1
London -11 26 £475 +2.70% 1
South East +5 18 £448 -16.74% 1
Midlands +27 9 £425 -6.85%
South West -9 6 £538 +18.13%
East Midlands -4 5 £425 -12.60%
East of England -16 5 £450 -5.26%
North of England +63 4 £426 -22.64%
West Midlands +34 4 - -
North West - 4 £426 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PI 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 PI.

1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (40.00%) ERP
3 19 (27.14%) ABAP
4 18 (25.71%) NetWeaver
5 17 (24.29%) Oracle
6 16 (22.86%) Java
6 16 (22.86%) SAP HANA
7 12 (17.14%) SAP Data Services
7 12 (17.14%) IDoc
8 11 (15.71%) SAP XI
8 11 (15.71%) SAP ERP
9 10 (14.29%) Middleware
10 8 (11.43%) SAP CRM
10 8 (11.43%) SAP Basis
10 8 (11.43%) LSMW
10 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (11.43%) SAP PSCD
10 8 (11.43%) Revenue Management
10 8 (11.43%) SAP SD
10 8 (11.43%) Adobe
10 8 (11.43%) CRM
10 8 (11.43%) J2EE
10 8 (11.43%) IT Strategy
11 7 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
11 7 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (10.00%) Process Improvement
11 7 (10.00%) Functional Testing
11 7 (10.00%) SOAP
11 7 (10.00%) Finance

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 18 (25.71%) NetWeaver
2 6 (8.57%) Mule
2 6 (8.57%) Mule ESB
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.86%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) JBoss
3 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) SAS
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) SAP ERP
2 8 (11.43%) SAP CRM
2 8 (11.43%) SAP PSCD
2 8 (11.43%) SAP SD
3 6 (8.57%) SAP MM
4 3 (4.29%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (2.86%) SAP MDG
5 2 (2.86%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Boomi
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) NAS
1 2 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
2 1 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SAP HANA
2 12 (17.14%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.29%) SAP BW
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SAS EBI
5 1 (1.43%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.43%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) LSMW
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) German Language
3 1 (1.43%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.43%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.43%) Publishing
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Consultant
1 32 (45.71%) SAP Consultant
2 17 (24.29%) Developer
3 16 (22.86%) SAP PI Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) Architect
5 10 (14.29%) SAP Architect
6 9 (12.86%) Technical Architect
7 8 (11.43%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 8 (11.43%) SAP Developer
8 7 (10.00%) SAP Technical Architect
9 6 (8.57%) Integration Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) MuleSoft Developer
9 6 (8.57%) SAP Integration Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) SAP PI Developer
10 4 (5.71%) SAP Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
11 3 (4.29%) ABAP Consultant
11 3 (4.29%) Integration Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) IDoc
2 11 (15.71%) SAP XI
3 10 (14.29%) Middleware
4 8 (11.43%) J2EE
4 8 (11.43%) SAP Basis
5 7 (10.00%) SOAP
6 6 (8.57%) EDI
6 6 (8.57%) Web Services
7 5 (7.14%) SAP ALE
7 5 (7.14%) XSLT
8 3 (4.29%) BAPI
8 3 (4.29%) JMS
8 3 (4.29%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (2.86%) EDIFACT
9 2 (2.86%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (2.86%) XML
10 1 (1.43%) REST
10 1 (1.43%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (1.43%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (1.43%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.71%) User Experience
2 1 (1.43%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) ERP
2 8 (11.43%) CRM
2 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (11.43%) IT Strategy
2 8 (11.43%) Revenue Management
2 8 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
3 7 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 7 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 7 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.71%) Analytics
6 3 (4.29%) ETL
6 3 (4.29%) ITIL
6 3 (4.29%) Workflow
7 2 (2.86%) Process Management
7 2 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (2.86%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) ABAP
2 16 (22.86%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) XQuery
5 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.43%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.43%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Certification
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (24.29%) Oracle
3 8 (11.43%) Adobe
4 6 (8.57%) MuleSoft
5 3 (4.29%) Cognos
6 2 (2.86%) Apigee
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) Sage
6 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) Ariba
7 1 (1.43%) hybris
7 1 (1.43%) TIBCO