Period
to 17 November 2017

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 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 29 34
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP 17 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.85% 4.93% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 7.62% 8.59% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Watford median daily rate £388 £431 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.14% +38.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £248 £284 £263
90th Percentile £438 £575 £430
Hertfordshire median daily rate £433 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +2.98% -6.67% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £14.25

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 223 163 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 50.57% 57.39% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 73 62
Watford median daily rate £425 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -24.71% +16.04%
10th Percentile £199 £205 £210
90th Percentile £575 £498 £544
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £380 £403
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.59% +11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Watford median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.70 £12.41 £13.30
90th Percentile £18.53 £15.85 £26.80
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.65 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.84% -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 November 2017.

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 17 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 Watford region with a requirement for SAP.

1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Ariba
2 4 (23.53%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (17.65%) BCP
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Management
3 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office

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 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (11.76%) SAP HCM
1 2 (11.76%) SAP HR
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) iTrent
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (11.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) OLTP
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) SAP Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) MIS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BI Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAPUI5 Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) RESTful
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (5.88%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) DataPower
2 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) BCP
3 3 (17.65%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (17.65%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Management
3 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) API Development
4 2 (11.76%) BPR
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Privacy
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Ariba
2 2 (11.76%) Dell
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow