Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 19 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 +19
Contract jobs citing SAP 100 86 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.31% 8.60% 11.08%
As % of the Vendors category 18.90% 20.92% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 44
West Sussex median daily rate £500 £449 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.42% +4.06% +32.69%
10th Percentile £312 £312 £293
90th Percentile £615 £771 £573
South East median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% -

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 529 411 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 49.26% 41.10% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 241 258
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £202 £143 £263
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 22
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +20.69% -14.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £31.11 £36.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year -5.71% +13.97% -19.18%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 29 £540 +0.23% 6
Crawley -15 11 £213 -46.88% 2
Horsham - 5 £524 -
Gatwick -16 3 £610 +39.43% 2
Chichester - 3 £500 -
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 33 (33.00%) CRM
2 27 (27.00%) ABAP
3 26 (26.00%) Java
4 24 (24.00%) Finance
4 24 (24.00%) SAP Portal
5 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (21.00%) SAP PI
7 20 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (20.00%) webMethods
8 18 (18.00%) ERP
9 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
10 15 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (15.00%) JIRA
10 15 (15.00%) SAP PSCD
11 14 (14.00%) Revenue Management
11 14 (14.00%) SuccessFactors
11 14 (14.00%) Service Management
12 13 (13.00%) Ariba
13 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (12.00%) Oracle
14 11 (11.00%) NetWeaver
14 11 (11.00%) Migration
14 11 (11.00%) Process Improvement
14 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
14 11 (11.00%) SAP ERP
14 11 (11.00%) Problem Management
15 10 (10.00%) Marketing
15 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 10 (10.00%) Test Strategy

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 24 (24.00%) SAP Portal
2 11 (11.00%) NetWeaver
3 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.00%) Confluence
5 7 (7.00%) SAP EP
6 6 (6.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.00%) Apache
8 1 (1.00%) Documentum
8 1 (1.00%) IIS
8 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (15.00%) SAP PSCD
2 11 (11.00%) SAP ERP
3 8 (8.00%) SAP CRM
4 7 (7.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (7.00%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (6.00%) SAP SRM
6 4 (4.00%) SAP FI
7 3 (3.00%) SAP GTS
7 3 (3.00%) SAP MM
8 2 (2.00%) SAP CO
8 2 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (2.00%) SAP FI-CA
8 2 (2.00%) SAP HR
9 1 (1.00%) SAP GRC
9 1 (1.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (10.00%) Office 365
3 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.00%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (7.00%) Yammer
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) DHCP
1 3 (3.00%) DNS
1 3 (3.00%) Skype
1 3 (3.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) LAN
2 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (7.00%) SAP Data Services
2 7 (7.00%) SAP HANA
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.00%) SAP BW
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.00%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 15 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (2.00%) Toad
3 1 (1.00%) CA Gen
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Marketing
2 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.00%) Back Office
4 7 (7.00%) General Ledger
5 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.00%) Electronics
7 2 (2.00%) Local Government
7 2 (2.00%) Retail
8 1 (1.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (31.00%) Consultant
2 30 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (18.00%) SAP Manager
4 13 (13.00%) Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 9 (9.00%) SAP Architect
7 8 (8.00%) ABAP Developer
7 8 (8.00%) SAP Developer
7 8 (8.00%) SAP Project Manager
8 7 (7.00%) Technical Leader
9 6 (6.00%) Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) SAP Technical Architect
9 6 (6.00%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 4 (4.00%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.00%) Programme Manager
11 4 (4.00%) SAP Programme Manager
11 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) SAP PI
2 9 (9.00%) SAP XI
3 8 (8.00%) Web Dynpro
4 7 (7.00%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (7.00%) SAPUI5
4 7 (7.00%) Silverlight
5 6 (6.00%) XML
6 5 (5.00%) SAP Basis
7 3 (3.00%) EDI
7 3 (3.00%) IDoc
8 2 (2.00%) BAPI
8 2 (2.00%) EJB
8 2 (2.00%) JDBC
8 2 (2.00%) SAP ALE
8 2 (2.00%) XSLT
9 1 (1.00%) .NET
9 1 (1.00%) EDIFACT
9 1 (1.00%) J2EE
9 1 (1.00%) LAMP
9 1 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (5.00%) Clustering
3 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.00%) FMCG
3 3 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.00%) NHS
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) AIX
2 5 (5.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) SUSE
2 5 (5.00%) Unix
3 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) CRM
2 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 18 (18.00%) ERP
4 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 14 (14.00%) Revenue Management
5 14 (14.00%) Service Management
6 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (11.00%) Migration
7 11 (11.00%) Problem Management
7 11 (11.00%) Process Improvement
8 10 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 9 (9.00%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (9.00%) ITIL
9 9 (9.00%) Project Management
10 8 (8.00%) Project Planning
10 8 (8.00%) Workflow
11 7 (7.00%) Accounts Payable
11 7 (7.00%) Contact Management
11 7 (7.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.00%) ABAP
2 26 (26.00%) Java
3 6 (6.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.00%) C#
5 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) CCA
4 5 (5.00%) ISEB
4 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.00%) CAPM
6 1 (1.00%) CISSP
6 1 (1.00%) MCP
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) PMO
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.00%) XenApp
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.00%) webMethods
3 13 (13.00%) Ariba
4 12 (12.00%) Oracle
5 8 (8.00%) Adobe
6 3 (3.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) Concur
7 1 (1.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) Informatica
7 1 (1.00%) Pega
7 1 (1.00%) Software AG
7 1 (1.00%) VMware