Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 May 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 43 69
Rank change year-on-year -15 +26 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP 186 186 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.83% 4.41% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 11.66% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 104 143
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% +6.15%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £291
90th Percentile £581 £575 £635
England median daily rate £495 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.00 -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -4.76%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,766 1,595 2,228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 36.37% 37.82% 39.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,156 956 1,448
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -1.90% +12.86%
10th Percentile £235 £258 £256
90th Percentile £540 £538 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 77 92
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.65 £9.80 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.40 £24.60 £22.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in Yorkshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Yorkshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
West Yorkshire -5 137 £436 +2.65% 13
South Yorkshire -16 19 £400 -15.79% 3
East Yorkshire +2 14 £450 +125.00% 1
North Yorkshire -2 5 £375 -28.57% 3
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 38 (20.43%) SAP S/4HANA
2 28 (15.05%) Finance
3 21 (11.29%) Project Management
3 21 (11.29%) SuccessFactors
4 20 (10.75%) Migration
5 18 (9.68%) ERP
6 17 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (8.60%) ABAP
7 16 (8.60%) Oracle
8 15 (8.06%) SAP HR
9 14 (7.53%) SAP HANA
9 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
10 13 (6.99%) SAP Payroll
11 12 (6.45%) Manufacturing
11 12 (6.45%) SQL
11 12 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (6.45%) Test Scripting
11 12 (6.45%) Data Migration
11 12 (6.45%) Coaching
11 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (5.91%) ETL
12 11 (5.91%) Management Information System
12 11 (5.91%) Business Analysis
13 10 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
13 10 (5.38%) HTML
13 10 (5.38%) CSS
13 10 (5.38%) Scenario Testing

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (2.69%) SAP Portal
1 5 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.54%) Apache
3 1 (0.54%) Documentum
3 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.54%) Mule
3 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 38 (20.43%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (8.06%) SAP HR
3 13 (6.99%) SAP Payroll
4 9 (4.84%) SAP FI
5 8 (4.30%) SAP CO
5 8 (4.30%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (4.30%) SAP MM
5 8 (4.30%) SAP PM
6 6 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (3.23%) SAP PP
7 5 (2.69%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (2.69%) SAP MRS
7 5 (2.69%) SAP PS
8 4 (2.15%) SAP R/3
9 3 (1.61%) SAP APO
9 3 (1.61%) SAP GRC
9 3 (1.61%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (1.61%) SAP PLM
10 2 (1.08%) NetSuite
10 2 (1.08%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.29%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) Office 365
4 1 (0.54%) Boomi
4 1 (0.54%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.30%) SMS
2 2 (1.08%) Skype
3 1 (0.54%) DHCP
3 1 (0.54%) DNS
3 1 (0.54%) Firewall
3 1 (0.54%) SAN
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.53%) SAP HANA
1 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.69%) SAP BW
4 4 (2.15%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.15%) QlikView
4 4 (2.15%) Triplestore
5 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.08%) DB2
6 2 (1.08%) GIS
6 2 (1.08%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.54%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 5 (2.69%) JIRA
2 4 (2.15%) ERwin
2 4 (2.15%) PowerDesigner
2 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.08%) LSMW
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.54%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (15.05%) Finance
2 12 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.69%) Retail
4 3 (1.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.08%) Automotive
5 2 (1.08%) Electronics
5 2 (1.08%) Marketing
5 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
6 1 (0.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Billing
6 1 (0.54%) French Language
6 1 (0.54%) Local Government
6 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (23.66%) Consultant
2 40 (21.51%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (18.28%) Analyst
4 33 (17.74%) Developer
5 17 (9.14%) SAP Developer
6 15 (8.06%) Project Manager
6 15 (8.06%) SAP Analyst
7 10 (5.38%) SAP Support
8 9 (4.84%) ABAP Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.30%) SAP Manager
10 7 (3.76%) Applications Support
10 7 (3.76%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.23%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.23%) ETL Developer
11 6 (3.23%) HR Specialist
11 6 (3.23%) SAP PS Consultant
12 5 (2.69%) SAP HR Specialist
12 5 (2.69%) SAP HR/Payroll Specialist
12 5 (2.69%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.38%) CSS
1 10 (5.38%) HTML
2 7 (3.76%) SAP PI
2 7 (3.76%) Web Services
3 6 (3.23%) SAPUI5
4 5 (2.69%) .NET
5 4 (2.15%) Ajax
5 4 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.15%) Classic ASP
5 4 (2.15%) SAP Basis
5 4 (2.15%) SAP BSP
5 4 (2.15%) XSLT
6 3 (1.61%) EDI
7 2 (1.08%) EDIFACT
7 2 (1.08%) Middleware
7 2 (1.08%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (1.08%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.54%) BAPI
8 1 (0.54%) HTML5
8 1 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.91%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.30%) e-Learning
4 7 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.15%) FMCG
6 3 (1.61%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.61%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.08%) iSeries
7 2 (1.08%) User Experience
8 1 (0.54%) AS400
8 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.69%) Unix
2 4 (2.15%) Windows
3 2 (1.08%) Linux
4 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.29%) Project Management
2 20 (10.75%) Migration
3 18 (9.68%) ERP
4 17 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (6.45%) Coaching
5 12 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 12 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (6.45%) Test Scripting
6 11 (5.91%) Business Analysis
6 11 (5.91%) ETL
7 10 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.38%) Order to Cash
7 10 (5.38%) Scenario Testing
8 9 (4.84%) Data Modelling
8 9 (4.84%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (4.84%) Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (4.30%) Business Transformation
9 8 (4.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.60%) ABAP
2 12 (6.45%) SQL
3 9 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.23%) RPG
5 5 (2.69%) C#
6 4 (2.15%) C
6 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.15%) VB
6 4 (2.15%) VB6
7 2 (1.08%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.54%) Java
8 1 (0.54%) PHP
8 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (3.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.61%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.08%) CIPD
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (1.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CISSP
5 1 (0.54%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.61%) QA
3 2 (1.08%) GDPR
3 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.54%) IFRS
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.54%) SCCM
3 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (8.60%) Oracle
2 7 (3.76%) Ariba
3 5 (2.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.69%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.15%) Ab Initio
4 4 (2.15%) HP
4 4 (2.15%) Informatica
4 4 (2.15%) QAD
4 4 (2.15%) Tableau
5 3 (1.61%) Avature
6 2 (1.08%) IBM
6 2 (1.08%) IFS
6 2 (1.08%) NetApp
6 2 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.08%) SEEBURGER
6 2 (1.08%) VMware
7 1 (0.54%) hybris
7 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.54%) Rackspace