Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 14 November 2018 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 30 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP 16 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.12% 4.48% 4.91%
As % of the Vendors category 7.77% 8.81% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Watford median daily rate £513 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -1.45% +38.00%
10th Percentile £381 £311 £284
90th Percentile £544 £472 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £437 £420
% change year-on-year +25.93% +3.99% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.12% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +133.33% - -

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 Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 206 227 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 53.09% 50.90% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 102 74
Watford median daily rate £400 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +32.81% -22.42%
10th Percentile £150 £201 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £496
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 5
Watford median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.35% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.70 £12.41
90th Percentile £35.00 £18.53 £15.85
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.16 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.79% -30.95%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Watford

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Watford

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Watford over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Watford

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for SAP.

1 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (25.00%) Informatica
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Logistics
4 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) Scorecard
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Governance
5 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
5 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 3 (18.75%) Data Extraction
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (18.75%) Remedy
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) Embarcadero
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) BPCS
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Movex

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (12.50%) BPCS
2 2 (12.50%) Movex
2 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) dBASE
3 1 (6.25%) IDOL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Finance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Flash
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Logistics
3 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) Scorecard
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Data Extraction
4 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
4 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) GAAP
3 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Informatica
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Remedy
3 2 (12.50%) Embarcadero
4 1 (6.25%) iManage
4 1 (6.25%) JDA
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow