The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
Wales / West Wales
Rank 10 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP 19 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 21.59% - 3.48%
As % of the Vendors category 45.24% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Median daily rate £479 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 - £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -7.89%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 42 14 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 47.73% 45.16% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 9
Median daily rate £475 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £450 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £13.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.43% +22.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £16.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.00 £14.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in West Wales

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in West Wales

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in West Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in West Wales

SAP
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea - 19 £479 -
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Wales region with a requirement for SAP.

1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (53.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) Marketing
4 15 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 15 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 15 (50.00%) Electronics
4 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 13 (43.33%) Java
7 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 12 (40.00%) Ansible
8 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
9 10 (33.33%) ISEB
9 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
9 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (33.33%) REST
10 9 (30.00%) MS Office
11 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
12 6 (20.00%) Software Delivery
12 6 (20.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (53.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.00%) JUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) JBehave
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Electronics
2 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 15 (50.00%) Marketing
2 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) UAT Manager
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
7 3 (10.00%) AWS Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) SAP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) UAT Test Manager
9 1 (3.33%) ABAP Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (3.33%) SAP Manager
9 1 (3.33%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) Dropwizard
4 2 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) MCollective
4 2 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) BAPI
5 1 (3.33%) JDBC
5 1 (3.33%) SAP ALE
5 1 (3.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (3.33%) SAP XI
5 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 15 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 6 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.67%) High Availability
8 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) ABAP
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (33.33%) ISEB
3 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.33%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (6.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Nessus
2 2 (6.67%) Packer
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Rundeck
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Sonatype
3 2 (6.67%) Symantec
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) BT