Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 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
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 734 871 854
Rank change year-on-year +137 -17 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP Smart Forms 11 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.051% 0.047% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 27
UK median daily rate £500 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £450 £368 £450
90th Percentile £1,000 £455 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £550
% change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 21,629 33,724 31,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.03% 34.16% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,872 23,769 22,618
UK median daily rate £493 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +3.78% +8.82%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 295 337
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.34% +3.83% -
10th Percentile £20.50 £18.20 £17.50
90th Percentile £78.75 £60.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.13% +3.83% +5.96%

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 28 January 2020.

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 10 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 28 January 2020. 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 +131 11 £500 +25.00% 3
UK excluding London +98 9 £500 +25.00% 2
South East +60 3 £450 +12.50% 1
North of England - 3 £500 -
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
London +119 1 £1,000 - 1
Midlands +50 1 £1,000 +150.00% 1
North West - 1 £1,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £1,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Smart Forms 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 Smart Forms.

1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (72.73%) ABAP
3 6 (54.55%) SAPscript
3 6 (54.55%) BAPI
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) SAP ALE
5 4 (36.36%) IDoc
6 3 (27.27%) OCR
6 3 (27.27%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
6 3 (27.27%) LSMW
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) ReadSoft
6 3 (27.27%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (27.27%) OOP
6 3 (27.27%) RTP
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) Adobe
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) EDI
7 2 (18.18%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) RTP
2 1 (9.09%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) LSMW
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) ABAP Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) ABAP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Development Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) EDI Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP BW Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP EDI Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) BAPI
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) IDoc
3 4 (36.36%) SAP ALE
4 3 (27.27%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (18.18%) EDI
5 2 (18.18%) SAP BSP
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (18.18%) SAPUI5
6 1 (9.09%) EDIFACT
6 1 (9.09%) JMS
6 1 (9.09%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Master Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) OCR
2 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) ABAP
2 6 (54.55%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) ReadSoft
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) HP