Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 23 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP 22 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.54% 6.52% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 11.46% 12.33% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Watford median daily rate £425 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +30.43% -23.33%
10th Percentile £290 £342 £310
90th Percentile £524 £575 £445
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £17.50 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £9.00 £9.75
% change year-on-year +83.33% -7.69% -39.06%

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 192 146 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.36% 52.90% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 62 56
Watford median daily rate £388 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £163 £189 £208
90th Percentile £580 £517 £606
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £398 £413
% change year-on-year +0.63% -3.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Watford median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -53.33% +100.00%
10th Percentile £13.93 £12.41 £14.10
90th Percentile £110.75 £15.85 £41.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -30.95% +35.48%

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 17 January 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 17 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for SAP.

1 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Ariba
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
3 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Data Management
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
3 3 (13.64%) ERP
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (13.64%) BCP
3 3 (13.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (13.64%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (9.09%) SAP HCM
4 2 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (9.09%) iTrent
4 2 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (9.09%) BPR
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Internet

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 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.09%) iTrent
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 2 (9.09%) SAP HCM
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Business One
2 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Boomi
1 2 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) OLTP
2 2 (9.09%) Power BI
2 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Developer
4 2 (9.09%) MIS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
1 2 (9.09%) JSON
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (4.55%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) DataPower
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (13.64%) BCP
3 3 (13.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
3 3 (13.64%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (13.64%) Data Management
3 3 (13.64%) ERP
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
3 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) B2B
4 2 (9.09%) B2C
4 2 (9.09%) BPR
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) BeanShell
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Ariba
2 2 (9.09%) Dell
2 2 (9.09%) hybris
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Concur
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow