Period
to 23 October 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 23 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 Security
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 798 790
Rank change year-on-year -55 -8 +56
Contract jobs citing SAP Security 34 85 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 46 51
UK median daily rate £375 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £208 £431 £213
90th Percentile £545 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.67% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £34.43 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.47% +22.95% -45.10%
10th Percentile £25.00 £31.94 £20.21
90th Percentile £27.00 £35.72 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £34.43 £28.00
% change year-on-year -24.47% +22.95% -45.10%

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 89,210 85,922 89,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.24% 85.75% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,880 56,977 59,235
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,415 2,057 2,438
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.98 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.93% +11.02% +3.73%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.17 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -19.32% +11.11% +2.69%

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 23 October 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
Top 8 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 23 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 -53 27 £325 -38.10% 5
UK excluding London -54 19 £375 -28.57% 4
South East -36 11 £287 -45.47% 3
London -9 9 £225 -55.88% 1
Scotland -18 4 £375 -
East of England +10 3 £325 -37.35%
East Midlands +3 1 £550 +2.33%
Midlands -20 1 £550 +4.76%

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (41.18%) SAP GRC
3 10 (29.41%) SAP FI
4 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (26.47%) SAP BW
4 9 (26.47%) SAP CO
4 9 (26.47%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (20.59%) Workflow
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) ERP
6 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
6 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.65%) SAP S/4HANA
7 5 (14.71%) HP ALM
7 5 (14.71%) HP
7 5 (14.71%) SAP Certification
7 5 (14.71%) CRM
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 5 (14.71%) OpenText
8 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (11.76%) Java
8 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
8 4 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) SAP Fiori
9 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
9 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.82%) SAP Implementation

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 (2.94%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (41.18%) SAP GRC
2 10 (29.41%) SAP FI
3 9 (26.47%) SAP CO
3 9 (26.47%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (17.65%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (8.82%) SAP CRM
5 3 (8.82%) SAP HR
5 3 (8.82%) SAP R/3
6 2 (5.88%) SAP MDG
6 2 (5.88%) SAP SD
7 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
7 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
7 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (2.94%) SAP PP
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (26.47%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) eCATT
1 1 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Billing
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Consultant
2 19 (55.88%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (38.24%) Security Consultant
4 12 (35.29%) SAP Security Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) SAP CO Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) SAP FI Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) SAP Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) SAP GRC Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) SAP Security Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Security Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Architect
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Security Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) EDI
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Workflow
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.65%) Change Management
2 6 (17.65%) ERP
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
4 4 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
5 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.88%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.94%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.88%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) HP
2 5 (14.71%) OpenText
3 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft