Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 24 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 38 86
Rank change year-on-year -1 +48 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP 53 78 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.47% 5.49% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 10.77% 14.36% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 57 16
Wales median daily rate £450 £485 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +23.17% +31.25%
10th Percentile £168 £320 £320
90th Percentile £590 £643 £675
UK median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Wales median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.39% +40.91% -51.11%
10th Percentile £21.50 £14.25 £10.30
90th Percentile £24.50 £16.75 £18.27
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -21.43% +5.00% -9.09%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 492 543 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 41.48% 38.19% 43.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 370 508
Wales median daily rate £353 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +16.79% -2.14%
10th Percentile £175 £210 £213
90th Percentile £525 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 38
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -18.99% +14.30%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.45 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.19 £61.25 £30.93
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Wales

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Wales

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Wales

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Wales

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 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
South Wales +4 46 £445 -7.29% 3
West Wales -2 5 £550 +14.29%
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SAP.

1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Manufacturing
3 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) Asset Management
4 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.21%) SQL
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.21%) Migration
5 7 (13.21%) Use Case
5 7 (13.21%) SAP IS-U
5 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
6 6 (11.32%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
6 6 (11.32%) SAP Certification
7 5 (9.43%) SAP FI
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
7 5 (9.43%) Windows
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (9.43%) SAP CO
7 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (7.55%) IaaS
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (7.55%) Business Process Modelling
8 4 (7.55%) SCCM
8 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (7.55%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (9.43%) SAP CO
2 5 (9.43%) SAP FI
2 5 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.66%) SAP BPC
3 3 (5.66%) SAP MM
3 3 (5.66%) SAP MRS
3 3 (5.66%) SAP PM
4 2 (3.77%) SAP HCM
4 2 (3.77%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.89%) Primavera
5 1 (1.89%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (1.89%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (1.89%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.89%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) IaaS
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) PaaS
3 2 (3.77%) Serverless
4 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.89%) Office 365
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
1 2 (3.77%) LAN
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
2 1 (1.89%) PBX
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) Big Data
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.89%) Event Store
5 1 (1.89%) GIS
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) MS Access
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.55%) Electronics
4 4 (7.55%) Marketing
5 3 (5.66%) Banking
6 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Analyst
1 11 (20.75%) Consultant
1 11 (20.75%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (15.09%) Architect
2 8 (15.09%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) SAP Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) DBA
5 4 (7.55%) Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) SAP Trainer
5 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Trainer
6 3 (5.66%) SAP CO Trainer
6 3 (5.66%) SAP FI Trainer
6 3 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
6 3 (5.66%) SAP HCM Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) Dropwizard
2 3 (5.66%) REST
2 3 (5.66%) RESTful
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) FMCG
3 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (15.09%) Asset Management
3 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 7 (13.21%) Use Case
4 6 (11.32%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.55%) Business Process Modelling
6 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 3 (5.66%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.66%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Open Source
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Test Management
7 3 (5.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) Java
2 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.77%) ABAP
3 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) SAP Certification
4 2 (3.77%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) ISEB
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) MCDST
5 1 (1.89%) MCITP
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
5 1 (1.89%) MCTS
5 1 (1.89%) MOS
5 1 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) IFRS
1 1 (1.89%) PMO
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Ariba
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) Citrix
3 1 (1.89%) ESRI
3 1 (1.89%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) Lotus
3 1 (1.89%) McAfee
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Symantec