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 3 months to 24 June 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 Security
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 585 607
Rank change year-on-year +33 +22  
Contract jobs citing SAP Security 49 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.13% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 25
Median daily rate £525 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £231 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £534 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £465
% change year-on-year +16.66% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39081 44816 45249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.35% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 25486 29721 28985
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1082 1268
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

SAP Security
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 45 £525 +15.63% 2
South East +36 23 £525 +59.09%
London +19 11 £550 +24.08%
Hampshire +22 8 £490 -
Middlesex +16 5 £550 +3.77%
Portsmouth +4 5 £490 -
Surrey +1 5 £485 -11.81%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £502 -
North West +20 3 £600 +14.28%
Manchester +12 3 £600 +14.28%
Kent - 3 £525 -
West Midlands +25 2 £450 -5.26%
South West +6 2 £480 -
Dorset - 2 £480 -
Bournemouth - 2 £480 -
City of London - 2 £700 -
East Midlands -7 1 £338 -35.71%
Derbyshire -16 1 £338 -35.71%
Derby - 1 £338 -
Southampton - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £525 -
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Cardiff - 1 £525 -
Wales - 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Security 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 Security.

1 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (34.48%) SAP GRC
3 23 (26.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (21.84%) Security Cleared
5 17 (19.54%) ITIL
6 15 (17.24%) ERP
6 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
7 14 (16.09%) SAP BW
8 12 (13.79%) Service Delivery
8 12 (13.79%) Finance
8 12 (13.79%) Information Security
8 12 (13.79%) SAP Fiori
9 10 (11.49%) SAP ERP
9 10 (11.49%) SAP Portal
9 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
10 9 (10.34%) Service Management
11 8 (9.20%) SAP HANA
12 7 (8.05%) Security Management
12 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
13 6 (6.90%) Risk Management
13 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.90%) IBM
13 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (6.90%) SAPUI5
13 6 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
13 6 (6.90%) Internal Audit
14 5 (5.75%) Security Operations
14 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (11.49%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.15%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (34.48%) SAP GRC
2 10 (11.49%) SAP ERP
3 4 (4.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (3.45%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (2.30%) SAP GTS
5 2 (2.30%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.15%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.15%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.15%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.15%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (1.15%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.15%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Skype
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) SAP BW
2 8 (9.20%) SAP HANA
3 5 (5.75%) MS Access
4 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) German Language
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (41.38%) Consultant
2 35 (40.23%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (39.08%) Security Consultant
4 33 (37.93%) SAP Security Consultant
5 22 (25.29%) Analyst
6 19 (21.84%) SAP Analyst
7 15 (17.24%) Security Analyst
8 14 (16.09%) SAP Security Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Security Manager
10 5 (5.75%) Service Manager
11 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
11 4 (4.60%) SAPUI5 Consultant
12 3 (3.45%) Architect
12 3 (3.45%) Compliance Manager
12 3 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
12 3 (3.45%) Security Architect
12 3 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
12 3 (3.45%) SOX Project Manager
13 2 (2.30%) IT Manager
13 2 (2.30%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (6.90%) SAPUI5
3 3 (3.45%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.15%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.30%) CESG
4 2 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) Life Science
5 1 (1.15%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) ITIL
2 15 (17.24%) ERP
3 12 (13.79%) Information Security
3 12 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.34%) Service Management
5 7 (8.05%) Security Management
6 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (6.90%) Internal Audit
6 6 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 6 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.75%) Security Operations
7 5 (5.75%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.60%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (4.60%) ISMS
8 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) ABAP
2 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) Degree
4 2 (2.30%) CISA
5 1 (1.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.15%) CISSP
5 1 (1.15%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.45%) PMO
4 2 (2.30%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (6.90%) IBM
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.60%) Ariba
5 3 (3.45%) HP
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle
7 1 (1.15%) Concur
7 1 (1.15%) hybris
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