Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 826 810 816
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP PI 53 72 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.072% 0.074%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 30
UK median daily rate £456 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £412 £402 £385
90th Percentile £555 £541 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £448 £463
% change year-on-year +1.96% -3.24% -19.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 35,698 32,056 32,305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.88% 32.27% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,134 22,499 22,443
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £296
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 365 382
UK median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £15.60 £18.20 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.13 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.31 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% +11.96% -4.00%

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 21 October 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 9 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 21 October 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 -22 51 £456 +1.39% 7
UK excluding London -21 40 £456 +1.96% 6
South East +6 33 £438 -2.23% 6
London -39 8 £463 -2.63% 1
South West -23 5 £485 -9.77%
Yorkshire -20 1 - -
West Midlands -21 1 - -
Midlands -25 1 - -
North of England -30 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 53 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (52.83%) ABAP
3 27 (50.94%) Java
4 16 (30.19%) CRM
5 12 (22.64%) Oracle
6 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
6 11 (20.75%) NetWeaver
6 11 (20.75%) SAP Portal
6 11 (20.75%) Boomi
7 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (18.87%) SLA
8 9 (16.98%) SAP CRM
9 8 (15.09%) ITIL
10 7 (13.21%) SQL
10 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.21%) Workflow
10 7 (13.21%) Migration
10 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) SAP Fiori
10 7 (13.21%) SAPUI5
10 7 (13.21%) Process Improvement
10 7 (13.21%) SAP HANA
10 7 (13.21%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (11.32%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (11.32%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (11.32%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (11.32%) SAP EP
11 6 (11.32%) SAP Basis

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 11 (20.75%) NetWeaver
1 11 (20.75%) SAP Portal
2 6 (11.32%) SAP EP
3 5 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) SAP CRM
2 5 (9.43%) SAP ERP
2 5 (9.43%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (3.77%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (3.77%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.89%) SAP GTS
4 1 (1.89%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Boomi
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SAP HANA
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.89%) GIS
5 1 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
1 2 (3.77%) LSMW
1 2 (3.77%) NWDI
2 1 (1.89%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Electronics
2 1 (1.89%) German Language
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) SAP Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Architect
3 14 (26.42%) Consultant
3 14 (26.42%) SAP Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) SAP PI Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Integration Developer
6 9 (16.98%) SAP Architect
7 6 (11.32%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.43%) SAP PI Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) SAP Technical Architect
8 5 (9.43%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.66%) SAP Manager
10 2 (3.77%) ABAP Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Configuration Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Integration Architect
10 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) SAP Fiori
1 7 (13.21%) SAPUI5
2 6 (11.32%) Middleware
2 6 (11.32%) SAP Basis
3 5 (9.43%) AppFabric
4 4 (7.55%) IDoc
4 4 (7.55%) SAP ALE
4 4 (7.55%) SAP XI
4 4 (7.55%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) J2EE
5 3 (5.66%) LDAP
5 3 (5.66%) XML Schema
6 2 (3.77%) EDI
6 2 (3.77%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (3.77%) XSLT
7 1 (1.89%) BAPI
7 1 (1.89%) Web Services
7 1 (1.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (9.43%) Clustering
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) AIX
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
1 5 (9.43%) SUSE
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) CRM
2 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 7 (13.21%) Process Improvement
3 7 (13.21%) Workflow
4 6 (11.32%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (11.32%) ERP
4 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.43%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (9.43%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Security Patching
5 5 (9.43%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.55%) Data Integration
6 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.66%) Information Management
7 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) ABAP
2 27 (50.94%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Data Guard
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.66%) MOM
2 3 (5.66%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) Ariba
4 6 (11.32%) Dell
4 6 (11.32%) Remedy
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.77%) Axway
5 2 (3.77%) Informatica
5 2 (3.77%) webMethods
6 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.89%) Pega
6 1 (1.89%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.89%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (1.89%) TIBCO