Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 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
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 10 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP 50 85 84
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.74% 12.65% 7.88%
As % of the Vendors category 24.39% 22.37% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 56
Median daily rate £405 £520 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.12% +8.05% +9.38%
10th Percentile £285 £450 £323
90th Percentile £454 £606 £620
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.83 £23.06 £20.50
% change year-on-year +64.01% +12.50% +1.23%

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 205 380 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 56.32% 56.55% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 245 297
Median daily rate £425 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +9.20% +2.35%
10th Percentile £233 £239 £199
90th Percentile £647 £576 £614
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £434
% change year-on-year - +3.75% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 17
Median hourly rate £11.18 £18.45 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.41% +15.33% -8.57%
10th Percentile £9.83 £11.50 £8.88
90th Percentile £68.55 £25.48 £47.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% - +1.04%

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 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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 24 £431 -18.82% 3
Crawley +15 10 £312 -34.32%
Chichester - 1 - -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 25 (50.00%) CRM
2 19 (38.00%) webMethods
3 16 (32.00%) JIRA
4 15 (30.00%) Public Sector
5 14 (28.00%) Java
5 14 (28.00%) ABAP
6 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (24.00%) SAP Portal
6 12 (24.00%) Process Improvement
7 11 (22.00%) SAP S/4HANA
7 11 (22.00%) SAP PSCD
7 11 (22.00%) ERP
7 11 (22.00%) Oracle
8 10 (20.00%) SQL
8 10 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 10 (20.00%) Adobe
8 10 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 10 (20.00%) Workflow
8 10 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
8 10 (20.00%) Revenue Management
8 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.00%) Confluence
8 10 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 10 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
9 9 (18.00%) Ariba
9 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
9 9 (18.00%) SAP HANA
10 8 (16.00%) Linux
10 8 (16.00%) Migration

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 12 (24.00%) SAP Portal
2 10 (20.00%) Confluence
3 5 (10.00%) NetWeaver
4 4 (8.00%) SAP EP
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) SAP PSCD
1 11 (22.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (8.00%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) AWS
1 7 (14.00%) Azure
2 4 (8.00%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (4.00%) Tricentis Tosca
4 1 (2.00%) Boomi
4 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (18.00%) SAP HANA
3 7 (14.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) JIRA
2 5 (10.00%) CA Gen
3 3 (6.00%) Toad
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (30.00%) Public Sector
2 8 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Billing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Developer
1 12 (24.00%) SAP Developer
2 10 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Architect
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Technical Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Customer Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Manager
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (12.00%) SAP PI
2 6 (12.00%) SAP XI
2 6 (12.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) J2EE
3 5 (10.00%) SAP ALE
4 4 (8.00%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (8.00%) SAPUI5
5 3 (6.00%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Blog
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (14.00%) SUSE
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) CRM
2 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (24.00%) Process Improvement
3 11 (22.00%) ERP
4 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 10 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (20.00%) Revenue Management
4 10 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 10 (20.00%) Workflow
5 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (16.00%) Migration
7 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 6 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (12.00%) Defect Management
8 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) ABAP
1 14 (28.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) C
4 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) CCA
1 6 (12.00%) ISEB
1 6 (12.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
1 5 (10.00%) Terraform
2 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) webMethods
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 10 (20.00%) Adobe
4 9 (18.00%) Ariba
5 3 (6.00%) Concur
5 3 (6.00%) Kronos
5 3 (6.00%) OutSystems
6 1 (2.00%) Baan
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft