Period
to 12 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 12 July 2020 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 8 19
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 68 119 97
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.15% 13.52% 7.85%
As % of the Vendors category 32.23% 27.74% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 82 52
Median daily rate £500 £488 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +7.73% +5.85%
10th Percentile £418 £401 £331
90th Percentile £586 £600 £550
South East median daily rate £490 £488 £469
% change year-on-year +0.51% +4.00% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £43.00
10th Percentile £11.25 - £41.50
90th Percentile £13.75 - £44.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +94.44% -47.83% +109.09%

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 West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 211 429 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 59.44% 48.75% 41.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 289 272
Median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% +2.41%
10th Percentile £309 £250 £288
90th Percentile £577 £599 £549
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 21
Median hourly rate £10.91 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.85% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £9.80 £8.88 £14.00
90th Percentile £13.36 £47.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +5.43%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in West Sussex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in West Sussex.

Daily rate trend for SAP in West Sussex

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in West Sussex

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in West Sussex.

Hourly rate trend for SAP in West Sussex

SAP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
Worthing +10 41 £495 -5.44% 1
Crawley +14 5 £525 +10.53% 1
Littlehampton +1 1 - -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) JIRA
2 28 (41.18%) Confluence
3 23 (33.82%) Process Improvement
4 22 (32.35%) ABAP
4 22 (32.35%) CRM
5 20 (29.41%) ERP
5 20 (29.41%) Java
6 17 (25.00%) Workflow
6 17 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (25.00%) SAP Portal
6 17 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
7 15 (22.06%) SAP PI
7 15 (22.06%) Test Strategy
8 14 (20.59%) SuccessFactors
8 14 (20.59%) Waterfall
8 14 (20.59%) webMethods
9 13 (19.12%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
9 13 (19.12%) Web Dynpro
10 12 (17.65%) SLA
10 12 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 12 (17.65%) Public Sector
11 11 (16.18%) Revenue Management
11 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
11 11 (16.18%) SAP Fiori
11 11 (16.18%) SAPUI5
11 11 (16.18%) Finance
11 11 (16.18%) SAP EP
12 10 (14.71%) SAP XI

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 28 (41.18%) Confluence
2 17 (25.00%) SAP Portal
3 11 (16.18%) SAP EP
4 6 (8.82%) NetWeaver
5 4 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
2 10 (14.71%) SAP HCM
3 9 (13.24%) SAP ERP
4 5 (7.35%) SAP CRM
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (4.41%) SAP SRM
7 2 (2.94%) SAP MM
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle iSupplier
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (1.47%) SAP FI
8 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.47%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (14.71%) Trello
3 8 (11.76%) Azure
4 4 (5.88%) AWS
5 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) FTP
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.29%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.47%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.47%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.47%) QlikView
4 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (41.18%) JIRA
2 5 (7.35%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.35%) NWDS
3 3 (4.41%) PVCS
General
1 12 (17.65%) Public Sector
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 7 (10.29%) General Ledger
4 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.41%) Billing
7 2 (2.94%) Local Government
8 1 (1.47%) Electronics
8 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Consultant
2 25 (36.76%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (27.94%) Developer
4 18 (26.47%) SAP Developer
5 9 (13.24%) SAP HCM Consultant
6 8 (11.76%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Portal Developer
7 5 (7.35%) SAP Architect
7 5 (7.35%) SAP PI Developer
7 5 (7.35%) SAP Portal Developer
7 5 (7.35%) SAP Technical Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum Master
9 3 (4.41%) Payroll Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) SAP Payroll Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) SAP PI
2 13 (19.12%) Web Dynpro
3 11 (16.18%) SAP Fiori
3 11 (16.18%) SAPUI5
4 10 (14.71%) SAP XI
5 6 (8.82%) CSS
6 5 (7.35%) JSON
6 5 (7.35%) REST
6 5 (7.35%) SOAP
6 5 (7.35%) XML
6 5 (7.35%) XSD
6 5 (7.35%) XSLT
7 4 (5.88%) SAP Basis
7 4 (5.88%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.47%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) W3C
3 3 (4.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) AIX
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
1 4 (5.88%) SUSE
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) Process Improvement
3 22 (32.35%) CRM
4 20 (29.41%) ERP
5 17 (25.00%) Workflow
6 15 (22.06%) Test Strategy
7 14 (20.59%) Waterfall
8 13 (19.12%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
9 12 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
10 11 (16.18%) Revenue Management
11 10 (14.71%) ITIL
11 10 (14.71%) Time Management
12 9 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (10.29%) Accounts Payable
13 7 (10.29%) Accounts Receivable
13 7 (10.29%) Analytics
13 7 (10.29%) Supplier Relationship Management
14 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) ABAP
2 20 (29.41%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) C
3 6 (8.82%) Java 8
4 2 (2.94%) SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) CCA
3 2 (2.94%) CCAB
3 2 (2.94%) CIMA
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) NFS
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) webMethods
2 8 (11.76%) Adobe
2 8 (11.76%) Ariba
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) CODA
4 1 (1.47%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) Software AG