Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 November 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.

SAP
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 107 69
Rank change year-on-year +66 -38 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 143 65 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.74% 1.82% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 12.20% 4.83% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 44 96
West Yorkshire median daily rate £456 £494 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +16.86% -1.74%
10th Percentile £272 £325 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £455 £410
% change year-on-year -1.10% +10.98% -17.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.61 - £35.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.56 - £26.00

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1172 1346 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.82% 37.77% 40.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 840 1060
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £247 £263 £240
90th Percentile £550 £551 £507
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 46 102
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -5.08% +29.10%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.51
90th Percentile £40.00 £21.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +3.58%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in West Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in West Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in West Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in West Yorkshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Leeds +49 82 £475 -8.65% 14
Bradford +30 27 £400 -3.03% 2
Wakefield +7 12 £400 +14.29% 1
SAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 38 (26.57%) Finance
2 34 (23.78%) Manufacturing
3 31 (21.68%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (17.48%) Programme Management
5 24 (16.78%) Telecoms
6 23 (16.08%) Electronics
6 23 (16.08%) Marketing
6 23 (16.08%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (10.49%) Java
8 15 (10.49%) Windows
9 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
10 13 (9.09%) SQL
11 12 (8.39%) SAP Implementation
11 12 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (8.39%) LAN
11 12 (8.39%) WAN
12 11 (7.69%) Wireless
12 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
13 10 (6.99%) Planning and Forecasting
13 10 (6.99%) Big Data
13 10 (6.99%) Oracle
13 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
13 10 (6.99%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (6.99%) Project Management
14 9 (6.29%) Unix
14 9 (6.29%) SAP PM
14 9 (6.29%) Retail
14 9 (6.29%) Logistics

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (6.29%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.50%) Apache
2 5 (3.50%) Apache Solr
2 5 (3.50%) Confluence
3 4 (2.80%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.70%) SAP EP
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (6.29%) SAP EWM
2 9 (6.29%) SAP PM
3 8 (5.59%) SAP IS-U
4 7 (4.90%) SAP HCM
5 6 (4.20%) SAP HR-PA
6 5 (3.50%) SAP CO
6 5 (3.50%) SAP FI
6 5 (3.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (3.50%) SAP HR
6 5 (3.50%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (3.50%) SAP WM
7 4 (2.80%) SAP Business One
8 3 (2.10%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (2.10%) SAP MM
8 3 (2.10%) SAP SD
9 2 (1.40%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 1 (0.70%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (2.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.39%) LAN
1 12 (8.39%) WAN
2 11 (7.69%) Wireless
3 8 (5.59%) 3G
3 8 (5.59%) GPRS
3 8 (5.59%) GSM
3 8 (5.59%) LTE
3 8 (5.59%) SGSN
4 5 (3.50%) Kerberos
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.80%) VPN
6 1 (0.70%) SAN
6 1 (0.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.99%) Big Data
1 10 (6.99%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.29%) Hadoop
2 9 (6.29%) HBase
3 8 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.50%) SAP BW
4 5 (3.50%) SAP HANA
5 4 (2.80%) Apache Hive
5 4 (2.80%) Impala
5 4 (2.80%) Sqoop
6 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.40%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.70%) DB2
7 1 (0.70%) QlikView
7 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Cucumber
1 5 (3.50%) JIRA
2 4 (2.80%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (26.57%) Finance
2 34 (23.78%) Manufacturing
3 24 (16.78%) Telecoms
4 23 (16.08%) Electronics
4 23 (16.08%) Marketing
5 9 (6.29%) Retail
6 2 (1.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 43 (30.07%) Consultant
2 33 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (12.59%) Developer
4 16 (11.19%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.09%) Analyst
5 13 (9.09%) SAP Manager
6 11 (7.69%) SAP Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.99%) Implementation Manager
8 9 (6.29%) Functional Consultant
8 9 (6.29%) Senior Manager
8 9 (6.29%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.59%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 8 (5.59%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.90%) Implementation Project Manager
10 7 (4.90%) Project Implementation Manager
10 7 (4.90%) SAP Project Manager
11 6 (4.20%) SAP Payroll Consultant
11 6 (4.20%) SAP Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.29%) Kafka
2 8 (5.59%) HTML
3 6 (4.20%) Spring
4 5 (3.50%) Apache Camel
4 5 (3.50%) Drools
4 5 (3.50%) REST
4 5 (3.50%) Spring Boot
5 4 (2.80%) Sensu
5 4 (2.80%) Spark Streaming
6 3 (2.10%) .NET
7 2 (1.40%) IDoc
7 2 (1.40%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.70%) J2EE
8 1 (0.70%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.70%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.70%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.40%) FMCG
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.70%) HACMP
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.49%) Windows
2 9 (6.29%) Unix
3 8 (5.59%) Android
3 8 (5.59%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.59%) Mac OS X
3 8 (5.59%) Windows Phone
4 5 (3.50%) Linux
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.68%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (17.48%) Programme Management
3 23 (16.08%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.39%) SAP Implementation
5 12 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.99%) Planning and Forecasting
6 10 (6.99%) Project Management
7 9 (6.29%) Logistics
8 8 (5.59%) Analytics
8 8 (5.59%) Business Analysis
8 8 (5.59%) Change Management
8 8 (5.59%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.90%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (4.90%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.90%) Data Analytics
9 7 (4.90%) Data Architecture
9 7 (4.90%) Information Security
9 7 (4.90%) Migration
9 7 (4.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.49%) Java
2 13 (9.09%) SQL
3 8 (5.59%) PHP
3 8 (5.59%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.59%) VB
4 7 (4.90%) ABAP
5 4 (2.80%) Python
5 4 (2.80%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.10%) C#
7 2 (1.40%) C
8 1 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.90%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) SAP Certification
3 4 (2.80%) CCIE
3 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.40%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (3.50%) Docker
1 5 (3.50%) HDFS
2 4 (2.80%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.80%) VMware NSX
2 4 (2.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) Ansible
2 8 (5.59%) AirWatch
3 5 (3.50%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.50%) Terraform
4 4 (2.80%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.99%) Oracle
3 8 (5.59%) MobileIron
4 5 (3.50%) VMware
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco
6 3 (2.10%) Cognos
7 1 (0.70%) Ariba
7 1 (0.70%) Capita
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) Kronos
7 1 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.70%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.70%) Tableau
7 1 (0.70%) Veritas