Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 883 886
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -46
Contract jobs citing SAPscript 12 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.028% 0.038% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
UK median daily rate £475 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -13.68% -
10th Percentile £425 £383 £440
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAPscript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43282 42516 43243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.95% 40.32% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30242 29187 29245
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £308 £281 £269
90th Percentile £638 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 806 887 1038
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.40 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +19.05%

SAPscript
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAPscript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 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 8 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 6 months to 22 November 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 +12 12 £475 +15.85% 2
UK excluding London +33 9 £475 -2.56% 2
Midlands +26 3 £525 -
South East +7 3 £438 -10.26% 1
London -33 2 £475 +13.10%
East of England - 2 - -
North of England +71 1 £426 - 1
North West +12 1 £426 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (91.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 9 (75.00%) SAP BW
4 7 (58.33%) NetWeaver
4 7 (58.33%) SAP SD
4 7 (58.33%) SAP MM
4 7 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (58.33%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (41.67%) BAPI
5 5 (41.67%) ABAP
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (25.00%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) Back Office
7 2 (16.67%) LSMW
7 2 (16.67%) OOP
7 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
7 2 (16.67%) IDoc
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (8.33%) Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
8 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) SAP BSP
8 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Coaching

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 7 (58.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SAP MM
1 7 (58.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 7 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SAP SD Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ABAP Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Energy Trading Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 5 (41.67%) BAPI
3 2 (16.67%) IDoc
3 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) SAP BSP
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
4 1 (8.33%) SAPUI5
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Implementation
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP