Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Retail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Retail over the 6 months to 19 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 for Retail (IS-Retail)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 733 808 828
Rank change year-on-year +75 +20 -40
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 142 88 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.084% 0.056%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.77% 1.01% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 29 27
UK median daily rate £675 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -8.33% +29.73%
10th Percentile £493 £415 £405
90th Percentile £800 £730 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP Retail 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 8032 8699 9426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.30% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4732 5187 5256
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 96 143
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.97 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.85% -12.79%

SAP Retail
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Retail in the UK

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Retail in the UK

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Retail over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Retail in the UK

SAP Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Retail in the UK

SAP Retail
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Retail within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +79 136 £675 +25.58% 5
UK excluding London +59 76 £650 +30.00% 4
North of England +94 38 £675 +50.00% 1
North West +60 37 £675 - 1
Midlands +36 30 £550 - 1
London -26 26 £538 -2.27% 1
West Midlands +41 19 £750 +27.66% 1
East Midlands +7 10 £525 +4.95%
South East -2 6 £613 +22.50% 2
South West - 2 £573 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Retail 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 Retail.

1 142 (100.00%) SAP
1 142 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (16.90%) SAP CAR
3 23 (16.20%) SAP SD
4 21 (14.79%) SAP Implementation
5 20 (14.08%) ERP
6 19 (13.38%) SAP HANA
7 18 (12.68%) SAP ERP
8 15 (10.56%) Finance
9 11 (7.75%) SAP MM
9 11 (7.75%) SAP ALE
9 11 (7.75%) SAP POS DM
9 11 (7.75%) SAP S/4HANA
10 10 (7.04%) Order to Cash
11 9 (6.34%) SAP MDG
12 8 (5.63%) ABAP
13 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (4.23%) SAP CO
14 6 (4.23%) SAP FI/CO
14 6 (4.23%) NHS
14 6 (4.23%) Web Services
14 6 (4.23%) SAP FI
14 6 (4.23%) Procure-to-Pay
14 6 (4.23%) IDoc
15 5 (3.52%) Data Structures
15 5 (3.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 5 (3.52%) System Integration Testing
15 5 (3.52%) XML
15 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical

SAP Retail
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:

Business Applications
1 24 (16.90%) SAP CAR
2 23 (16.20%) SAP SD
3 18 (12.68%) SAP ERP
4 11 (7.75%) SAP MM
4 11 (7.75%) SAP POS DM
4 11 (7.75%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (6.34%) SAP MDG
6 6 (4.23%) SAP CO
6 6 (4.23%) SAP FI
6 6 (4.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (2.82%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 2 (1.41%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.41%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.70%) SAP AFS
9 1 (0.70%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.70%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SAP HANA
2 5 (3.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) LSMW
General
1 142 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (10.56%) Finance
3 5 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.82%) Retail Finance
5 2 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 85 (59.86%) Consultant
2 82 (57.75%) SAP Consultant
3 72 (50.70%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 31 (21.83%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
5 16 (11.27%) Architect
5 16 (11.27%) SAP Architect
6 9 (6.34%) Data Consultant
6 9 (6.34%) Master Data Consultant
7 8 (5.63%) Analyst
7 8 (5.63%) Pricing Consultant
7 8 (5.63%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (5.63%) SAP Data Consultant
7 8 (5.63%) SAP Master Data Consultant
8 7 (4.93%) SAP MM Consultant
8 7 (4.93%) SAP SD Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) SAP Manager
9 6 (4.23%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.52%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.75%) SAP ALE
2 6 (4.23%) IDoc
2 6 (4.23%) Web Services
3 5 (3.52%) XML
4 4 (2.82%) SAP CO-PA
5 2 (1.41%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.70%) EDI
6 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.23%) NHS
2 5 (3.52%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.41%) EPoS
4 2 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (0.70%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.79%) SAP Implementation
2 20 (14.08%) ERP
3 10 (7.04%) Order to Cash
4 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (4.23%) Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (3.52%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (2.82%) Data Management
7 4 (2.82%) E-Commerce
7 4 (2.82%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (2.82%) Logistics
7 4 (2.82%) Migration
7 4 (2.82%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.11%) BPR
8 3 (2.11%) Data Migration
9 2 (1.41%) Information Management
9 2 (1.41%) Project Management
9 2 (1.41%) Time Management
9 2 (1.41%) Workflow
9 2 (1.41%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.63%) ABAP
2 1 (0.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.70%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 142 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (0.70%) HP