Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 835 839 796
Rank change year-on-year +4 -43 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP Security 43 50 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.050% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.058% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 39
UK median daily rate £475 £524 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +16.33% +6.51%
10th Percentile £319 £358 £222
90th Percentile £620 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £525 £359
% change year-on-year -18.10% +46.14% -15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
UK median hourly rate - £34.43 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.16% -24.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.43 £38.75
% change year-on-year - -11.16% -24.02%

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 86,449 86,060 82,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.90% 85.83% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,070 57,602 54,380
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £645 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,191 2,023 2,382
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +0.34% -0.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -10.00%

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 16 January 2019.

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 12 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 16 January 2019. 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 -18 37 £475 -9.52% 9
UK excluding London -18 29 £430 -18.10% 7
South East -4 15 £650 +26.46% 3
London +16 9 £475 +9.83% 2
East of England +2 6 £430 -20.00%
Scotland +2 4 £375 -
North of England -7 2 £419 -23.86% 3
Midlands -12 2 £443 -17.67% 1
East Midlands +7 1 £550 +2.33%
North West -8 1 £450 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire -10 1 £388 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £335 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (37.21%) SAP GRC
3 15 (34.88%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (27.91%) SAP BW
5 8 (18.60%) ERP
5 8 (18.60%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (11.63%) C
7 5 (11.63%) Java
7 5 (11.63%) CRM
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (11.63%) Marketing
7 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (11.63%) Billing
7 5 (11.63%) hybris
7 5 (11.63%) SAP HANA
8 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
8 4 (9.30%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (9.30%) Information Security
8 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.30%) Workflow
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) ABAP
9 3 (6.98%) SAP HR
9 3 (6.98%) SAP R/3
9 3 (6.98%) SAP FI
9 3 (6.98%) CISM
9 3 (6.98%) SQL
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL
9 3 (6.98%) CISSP

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 2 (4.65%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (37.21%) SAP GRC
2 15 (34.88%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (6.98%) SAP CO
3 3 (6.98%) SAP CRM
3 3 (6.98%) SAP FI
3 3 (6.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (6.98%) SAP HR
3 3 (6.98%) SAP MDG
3 3 (6.98%) SAP R/3
4 2 (4.65%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (2.33%) SAP BPC
5 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (2.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP POS DM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SAP BW
2 8 (18.60%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (11.63%) SAP HANA
4 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) eCATT
1 1 (2.33%) LSMW
General
1 5 (11.63%) Billing
1 5 (11.63%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Consultant
2 23 (53.49%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (46.51%) Security Consultant
4 19 (44.19%) SAP Security Consultant
5 11 (25.58%) Architect
5 11 (25.58%) Security Architect
6 9 (20.93%) SAP Architect
7 5 (11.63%) SAP GRC Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) SAP Security Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) SAP CO Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) SAP FI Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
10 2 (4.65%) Information Assurance Architect
10 2 (4.65%) Information Security Architect
10 2 (4.65%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (4.65%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.33%) IDoc
3 1 (2.33%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.33%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) ERP
2 5 (11.63%) CRM
2 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
3 4 (9.30%) Information Security
3 4 (9.30%) Project Management
3 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
3 4 (9.30%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (9.30%) Workflow
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
4 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.98%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C
1 5 (11.63%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) ABAP
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CISM
1 3 (6.98%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.33%) ACCA
3 1 (2.33%) CIMA
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.98%) GDPR
4 2 (4.65%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (11.63%) hybris
3 3 (6.98%) OpenText
4 2 (4.65%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Ariba
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow