Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Smart Forms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Smart Forms over the 6 months to 18 October 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 Smart Forms
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 855 875
Rank change year-on-year +12 +20 -22
Contract jobs citing SAP Smart Forms 18 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.030% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.057% 0.100% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 7
UK median daily rate £500 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +17.28%
10th Percentile £425 £380 £425
90th Percentile £575 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
UK median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

SAP Smart Forms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31792 32007 31625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.99% 30.04% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22290 22285 21568
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £297 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 374 527
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.38% -0.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.45 £13.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.35 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.40 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.23% -4.00% +10.29%

SAP Smart Forms
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Smart Forms in the UK

SAP Smart Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Smart Forms in the UK

SAP Smart Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Smart Forms over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Smart Forms in the UK

SAP Smart Forms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Smart Forms in the UK

SAP Smart Forms
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Smart Forms within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +29 17 £500 +25.00% 3
UK excluding London +27 14 £500 +25.00% 2
Midlands +26 6 £538 +34.38%
South East +13 5 £425 -12.82%
West Midlands +33 3 £550 -
East of England - 2 - -
North of England +79 1 £426 - 2
North West +35 1 £426 - 1
London -4 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Smart Forms 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 Smart Forms.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (72.22%) SAPscript
3 11 (61.11%) ABAP
4 9 (50.00%) SAP BW
5 8 (44.44%) SAP SD
5 8 (44.44%) BAPI
6 7 (38.89%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (38.89%) SAP MM
6 7 (38.89%) NetWeaver
6 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (33.33%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 3 (16.67%) Billing
9 3 (16.67%) SAP BSP
9 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (16.67%) OOP
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
9 3 (16.67%) Back Office
10 2 (11.11%) Validation
10 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 2 (11.11%) XML
10 2 (11.11%) IDoc
10 2 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (11.11%) SAPUI5
10 2 (11.11%) SAP PI
10 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

SAP Smart Forms
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 7 (38.89%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) SAP SD
2 7 (38.89%) SAP MM
3 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (5.56%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LSMW
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
1 3 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Consultant
1 12 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) SAP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (22.22%) SAP SD Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) ABAP Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) ABAP Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Energy Trading Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) BAPI
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BSP
3 3 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (11.11%) IDoc
4 2 (11.11%) SAP ALE
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (11.11%) SAP PI
4 2 (11.11%) SAPUI5
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) EDI
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) FMCG
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Implementation
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Order to Cash
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scorecard
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SAPscript
2 11 (61.11%) ABAP
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle