The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAPscript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAPscript 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.

SAPscript
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 630 632
Rank change year-on-year +42 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAPscript 13 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.026% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.067% 0.067% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 4
Median daily rate £453 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £360 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £495 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +13.12% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAPscript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19423 20883 21303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.99% 38.84% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13268 14340 14218
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 452 433
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

SAPscript
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAPscript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SAPscript in the UK

SAPscript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAPscript in the UK

SAPscript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAPscript over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAPscript in the UK

SAPscript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAPscript in the UK

SAPscript
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAPscript 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 +52 13 £453 +1.68% 4
East Midlands -1 6 £540 -
Derby - 6 £540 -
Derbyshire - 6 £540 -
South East - 3 £425 -
North East - 2 £375 -
Portsmouth - 2 £425 -
Hampshire - 2 £425 -
London +15 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 -
Chichester - 1 £400 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £400 -

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

1 16 (100.00%) ABAP
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (87.50%) SAP Smart Forms
3 13 (81.25%) OO
4 11 (68.75%) IDoc
5 9 (56.25%) BAPI
5 9 (56.25%) SAP ALE
6 8 (50.00%) Workflow
7 7 (43.75%) QA
7 7 (43.75%) EDI
7 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
7 7 (43.75%) SOAP
8 6 (37.50%) HTTP
8 6 (37.50%) Internet
8 6 (37.50%) SAP WM
8 6 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
8 6 (37.50%) REST
9 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
10 4 (25.00%) SAP BSP
10 4 (25.00%) OOP
10 4 (25.00%) Web Services
11 3 (18.75%) Back Office
11 3 (18.75%) Finance
11 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (18.75%) SAP Fiori
12 2 (12.50%) SAPUI5
12 2 (12.50%) CRM
12 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (12.50%) Validation

SAPscript
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 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) SAP WM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) HTTP
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) LSMW
2 1 (6.25%) NWDS
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Composer
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) ABAP Developer
2 12 (75.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Energy Trading Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PI Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Utilities Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior ABAP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) SAP Smart Forms
2 11 (68.75%) IDoc
3 9 (56.25%) BAPI
3 9 (56.25%) SAP ALE
4 7 (43.75%) EDI
4 7 (43.75%) SOAP
5 6 (37.50%) REST
5 6 (37.50%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (25.00%) SAP BSP
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (12.50%) SAPUI5
8 2 (12.50%) XML
9 1 (6.25%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) Workflow
3 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Logistics
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) ABAP
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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