Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 67 48
Rank change year-on-year -17 -19 +59
Contract jobs citing SAP 91 159 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.51% 3.21% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 5.97% 8.38% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 108 105
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £431 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -5.43% +0.22%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £274
90th Percentile £641 £658 £633
England median daily rate £500 £490 £500
% change year-on-year +2.04% -1.90% +11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.18% -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £34.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -21.74% +109.09% -19.51%

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 1,525 1,898 1,724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.00% 38.33% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 1,187 1,057
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £255 £250 £213
90th Percentile £586 £550 £551
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 120 84
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.30 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +7.75% -2.07%
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.40 £9.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.88 £28.18
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 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
West Yorkshire -17 44 £485 +7.78% 18
South Yorkshire +6 23 £500 +20.48% 3
East Yorkshire -5 8 £600 +36.36% 1
North Yorkshire +5 7 £469 +29.31% 3
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
3 17 (18.68%) Oracle
4 16 (17.58%) SAP S/4HANA
5 15 (16.48%) Finance
5 15 (16.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 13 (14.29%) ABAP
7 13 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
8 12 (13.19%) Bash Shell
9 11 (12.09%) Confluence
9 11 (12.09%) GitHub
9 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
9 11 (12.09%) Database Security
9 11 (12.09%) Ansible
9 11 (12.09%) MuleSoft
9 11 (12.09%) Swagger
9 11 (12.09%) JSON
9 11 (12.09%) JIRA
9 11 (12.09%) Unit Testing
9 11 (12.09%) Web Development
9 11 (12.09%) jQuery
9 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
9 11 (12.09%) PHP
9 11 (12.09%) DB2
9 11 (12.09%) Linux
9 11 (12.09%) Apache

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 11 (12.09%) Apache
1 11 (12.09%) Confluence
2 2 (2.20%) SAS
3 1 (1.10%) Anypoint
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (17.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (6.59%) SAP IBP
3 3 (3.30%) SAP BPC
3 3 (3.30%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (3.30%) SAP MM
3 3 (3.30%) SAP PM
4 2 (2.20%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (2.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (2.20%) SAP Business One
4 2 (2.20%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.20%) SAP ERP
4 2 (2.20%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (2.20%) SAP PP
4 2 (2.20%) SAP PP-PI
4 2 (2.20%) SAP PS
5 1 (1.10%) SAP CO-OM
5 1 (1.10%) SAP CS
5 1 (1.10%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (1.10%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.10%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.09%) GitHub
2 7 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.20%) AWS
3 2 (2.20%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Network Security
1 1 (1.10%) WAN
1 1 (1.10%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) DB2
3 10 (10.99%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.30%) Lumira
5 3 (3.30%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.20%) Power BI
6 2 (2.20%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.20%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.10%) OLAP
7 1 (1.10%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.10%) Semantic Layer
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
1 11 (12.09%) JIRA
2 2 (2.20%) LSMW
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) JUnit
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.10%) Spock
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.49%) Public Sector
3 5 (5.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Billing
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) French Language
4 1 (1.10%) German Language
4 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (24.18%) Consultant
2 19 (20.88%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (18.68%) Project Manager
4 13 (14.29%) Developer
5 12 (13.19%) SAP Manager
6 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Programme Manager
6 8 (8.79%) SAP Programme Manager
7 7 (7.69%) Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Logistics Manager
8 5 (5.49%) SAP Project Manager
9 4 (4.40%) ABAP Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (4.40%) SAP Architect
9 4 (4.40%) SAP Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) jQuery
1 11 (12.09%) JSON
1 11 (12.09%) Swagger
2 5 (5.49%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.40%) Node.js
4 3 (3.30%) Express
4 3 (3.30%) Middleware
4 3 (3.30%) REST
4 3 (3.30%) SOAP
5 2 (2.20%) BAPI
5 2 (2.20%) IDoc
5 2 (2.20%) SAP ALE
5 2 (2.20%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (2.20%) SAP PI
5 2 (2.20%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (2.20%) Web Services
6 1 (1.10%) EDI
6 1 (1.10%) React
6 1 (1.10%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Smart Meter
2 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.20%) Pricing Data
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Smart Home
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.09%) Database Security
5 11 (12.09%) Unit Testing
5 11 (12.09%) Web Development
6 10 (10.99%) Data Analysis
7 9 (9.89%) Project Management
7 9 (9.89%) SAP Implementation
7 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.79%) Change Management
8 8 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.79%) ERP
8 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (8.79%) Logistics
9 7 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.49%) Proactive Management
11 4 (4.40%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 14 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 13 (14.29%) ABAP
4 12 (13.19%) Bash Shell
4 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.09%) PHP
5 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
5 11 (12.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.20%) Java
6 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.10%) ES6
7 1 (1.10%) Java 8
7 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.10%) PMP
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.10%) GDPR
1 1 (1.10%) PMO
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Ansible
2 10 (10.99%) WMI
3 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle
2 11 (12.09%) MuleSoft
3 9 (9.89%) Ariba
4 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.30%) Cognos
6 2 (2.20%) Adobe
6 2 (2.20%) IBM
6 2 (2.20%) Informatica
6 2 (2.20%) OpenText
6 2 (2.20%) Sybase
6 2 (2.20%) Tableau
7 1 (1.10%) Concur
7 1 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (1.10%) IFS
7 1 (1.10%) Infor
7 1 (1.10%) JD Edwards