Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Security over the 6 months to 18 August 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 Security
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 780 808
Rank change year-on-year -82 +28 +18
Contract jobs citing SAP Security 37 79 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.082% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.096% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 45
UK median daily rate £375 £525 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +15.64% +3.77%
10th Percentile £213 £430 £237
90th Percentile £575 £583 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
UK median hourly rate £38.00 - £27.00
10th Percentile £27.50 - £20.55
90th Percentile £47.70 - £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £27.00

SAP Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88,839 82,529 92,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.22% 85.56% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,630 54,071 60,832
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,390 2,086 2,308
UK median hourly rate £21.02 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.92% +6.38% +8.60%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £47.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +10.50%

SAP Security
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Security in the UK

SAP Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Security in the UK

SAP Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Security over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Security in the UK

SAP Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Security in the UK

SAP Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Security over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP Security in the UK

SAP Security
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 Security within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 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 -74 29 £368 -30.00% 5
UK excluding London -44 19 £375 -28.57% 5
London -34 10 £225 -59.09%
South East -35 9 £475 -9.52% 5
Scotland - 4 £375 -
Midlands -14 3 £410 -8.89%
East of England -7 2 £325 -36.59%
West Midlands -20 2 £410 -8.89%
East Midlands -6 1 - -
North West -11 1 - -
North of England -19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Security 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 Security.

1 37 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (27.03%) SAP FI
2 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (24.32%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (24.32%) SAP CO
3 9 (24.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (24.32%) SAP GRC
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
5 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
5 6 (16.22%) Change Management
5 6 (16.22%) Finance
6 5 (13.51%) SAP Certification
6 5 (13.51%) OpenText
6 5 (13.51%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (10.81%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
7 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
7 4 (10.81%) Workflow
7 4 (10.81%) HP
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 3 (8.11%) EDI
8 3 (8.11%) SAP R/3
8 3 (8.11%) SAP HR
8 3 (8.11%) SAP CRM
8 3 (8.11%) Billing
8 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement

SAP Security
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 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (27.03%) SAP FI
2 9 (24.32%) SAP CO
2 9 (24.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (24.32%) SAP GRC
3 5 (13.51%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (8.11%) SAP CRM
4 3 (8.11%) SAP HR
4 3 (8.11%) SAP R/3
5 2 (5.41%) SAP SD
6 1 (2.70%) SAP BPC
6 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.70%) SAP HCM
6 1 (2.70%) SAP MM
6 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.70%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
3 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.41%) QlikView
5 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) eCATT
1 1 (2.70%) LSMW
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Consultant
2 18 (48.65%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (27.03%) Security Consultant
4 9 (24.32%) SAP Security Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) SAP CO Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) SAP FI Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) SAP Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Business Solution Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Security Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Security Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Architect
8 2 (5.41%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) EDI
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) LDAP
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) SAP BC
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.70%) AS400
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.70%) PKI
1 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (2.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) HPUX
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.22%) Change Management
3 4 (10.81%) CRM
3 4 (10.81%) Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
3 4 (10.81%) Workflow
4 3 (8.11%) Conceptual Models
4 3 (8.11%) Open Source
4 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
4 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) IT Audit
6 1 (2.70%) Order to Cash
6 1 (2.70%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (2.70%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) ABAP
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.41%) GxP
3 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Cronacle
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.70%) OpenView
2 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) OpenText
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase