Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 23 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 94 88 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.51% 8.10% 7.10%
As % of the Vendors category 18.11% 16.57% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 38
West Sussex median daily rate £459 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +47.83% -40.72%
10th Percentile £335 £312 £185
90th Percentile £565 £541 £596
South East median daily rate £468 £465 £420
% change year-on-year +0.54% +10.71% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
West Sussex median hourly rate £43.00 £15.90 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +170.44% -42.18% +96.43%
10th Percentile £41.50 £15.18 £18.58
90th Percentile £44.50 £16.58 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +109.09% -17.50% -

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 519 531 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.45% 48.90% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 311 293
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £280 £207
90th Percentile £551 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 20
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.39% +11.44% +14.34%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.50 £11.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.63 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -2.86%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in West Sussex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in West Sussex

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in West Sussex

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor 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 18 July 2018. 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 +6 36 £490 -9.34%
Crawley +10 10 £425 +13.33%
Gatwick +6 6 £450 +5.88%
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 2 £500 +53.85%
Chichester -3 2 £505 +26.31%
East Grinstead -1 1 £330 -24.57%
Horsham - 1 - -
Littlehampton - 1 £600 -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SAP.

1 41 (43.62%) BusinessObjects
2 40 (42.55%) CRM
3 38 (40.43%) Finance
4 32 (34.04%) SAP PSCD
5 29 (30.85%) ERP
6 26 (27.66%) Revenue Management
7 25 (26.60%) SAP ERP
8 24 (25.53%) SAP Data Services
9 21 (22.34%) Master Data Management
9 21 (22.34%) webMethods
10 20 (21.28%) Telecoms
11 19 (20.21%) SAP XI
12 18 (19.15%) General Ledger
12 18 (19.15%) CCA
12 18 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (19.15%) Accounts Receivable
13 17 (18.09%) Accounts Payable
14 14 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (13.83%) ABAP
16 12 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (10.64%) SAP FI
17 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
17 10 (10.64%) Migration
18 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
18 9 (9.57%) Java
18 9 (9.57%) Project Management
18 9 (9.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 9 (9.57%) Analytics

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 5 (5.32%) Confluence
1 5 (5.32%) SAP Portal
2 3 (3.19%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.06%) Documentum
3 1 (1.06%) MTS
3 1 (1.06%) SAP EP
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.06%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (34.04%) SAP PSCD
2 25 (26.60%) SAP ERP
3 10 (10.64%) SAP FI
4 7 (7.45%) SAP FI-CA
4 7 (7.45%) SAP HCM
5 6 (6.38%) SAP CRM
6 5 (5.32%) SAP CO
6 5 (5.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (4.26%) SAP PS
8 3 (3.19%) SAP MM
9 2 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (1.06%) Maximo
10 1 (1.06%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.06%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (1.06%) SAP Retail
10 1 (1.06%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.06%) LAN
1 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (43.62%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (25.53%) SAP Data Services
3 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.51%) Big Data
5 7 (7.45%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 38 (40.43%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Telecoms
3 18 (19.15%) General Ledger
4 7 (7.45%) Retail
5 4 (4.26%) Billing
5 4 (4.26%) Marketing
6 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.13%) Automotive
8 1 (1.06%) Advertising
8 1 (1.06%) Electronics
8 1 (1.06%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (46.81%) Consultant
2 41 (43.62%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (11.70%) Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Functional Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) SAP Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Business Change Manager
6 8 (8.51%) Business Manager
6 8 (8.51%) Change Manager
6 8 (8.51%) SAP Manager
6 8 (8.51%) SAP Project Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) SAP FI Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 5 (5.32%) CRM Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.32%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.21%) SAP XI
2 6 (6.38%) SAP PI
3 3 (3.19%) SAP Basis
3 3 (3.19%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (2.13%) EDI
5 1 (1.06%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.06%) EDIFACT
5 1 (1.06%) IDoc
5 1 (1.06%) Java SE
5 1 (1.06%) Middleware
5 1 (1.06%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.06%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.06%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) FMCG
1 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.13%) Clustering
2 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.06%) Life Science
3 1 (1.06%) PMI
3 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.06%) User Experience
3 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) AIX
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (2.13%) SUSE
3 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.55%) CRM
2 29 (30.85%) ERP
3 26 (27.66%) Revenue Management
4 21 (22.34%) Master Data Management
5 18 (19.15%) Accounts Receivable
5 18 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (18.09%) Accounts Payable
7 14 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.64%) Migration
10 9 (9.57%) Analytics
10 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
10 9 (9.57%) Project Management
10 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.51%) Data Migration
11 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
11 8 (8.51%) SAP Implementation
11 8 (8.51%) Waterfall
12 7 (7.45%) Data Governance
12 7 (7.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) ABAP
2 9 (9.57%) Java
3 3 (3.19%) C#
3 3 (3.19%) SQL
4 2 (2.13%) VBA
5 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) CCA
2 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) ISEB
2 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.06%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) PMO
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.06%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) webMethods
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.19%) Adobe
5 2 (2.13%) Ariba
5 2 (2.13%) Tableau
6 1 (1.06%) HP