Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 19 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +11
Contract jobs citing SAP 27 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.99% 7.19% 6.83%
As % of the Vendors category 16.27% 13.53% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 3
Watford median daily rate £500 £455 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% -17.27% +57.14%
10th Percentile £248 £413 £465
90th Percentile £539 £551 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £513 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +13.89% +8.43% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £8.23
% change year-on-year +27.27% +234.24% -52.30%

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 166 170 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 49.11% 53.13% 47.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 88 58
Watford median daily rate £413 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +34.92% -16.00%
10th Percentile £137 £206 £196
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Watford median hourly rate £26.25 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.03% +11.54% -1.89%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year +9.86% +9.43% -24.29%

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 21 July 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

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Watford over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) ERP
3 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.93%) Retail
3 7 (25.93%) SaaS
4 6 (22.22%) Concur
4 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
5 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
5 5 (18.52%) CMS
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (18.52%) EPoS
5 5 (18.52%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (18.52%) Scorecard
5 5 (18.52%) Master Data Management
5 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 5 (18.52%) Logistics
6 4 (14.81%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (14.81%) Data Extraction
6 4 (14.81%) QA
6 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Change Control
6 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (11.11%) Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) Informatica
7 3 (11.11%) Embarcadero
7 3 (11.11%) Remedy
7 3 (11.11%) SLA
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) SQL

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 5 (18.52%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.41%) BPCS
2 2 (7.41%) Movex
2 2 (7.41%) SAP CO
2 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
2 2 (7.41%) SAP FI
2 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.70%) iTrent
3 1 (3.70%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) dBASE
4 1 (3.70%) IDOL
4 1 (3.70%) OLTP
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Retail
3 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Service Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Service Transition Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Transition Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Master Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) ERP Manager
5 2 (7.41%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.70%) SAP CS Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) cXML
1 1 (3.70%) REST
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Core Interface
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) EPoS
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ERP
2 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 5 (18.52%) Content Management
3 5 (18.52%) Logistics
3 5 (18.52%) Master Data Management
3 5 (18.52%) Scorecard
4 4 (14.81%) Change Control
4 4 (14.81%) Data Extraction
4 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 4 (14.81%) QA
3 3 (11.11%) SLA
4 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Concur
2 3 (11.11%) Embarcadero
2 3 (11.11%) Informatica
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) Ariba
3 1 (3.70%) iManage
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow