The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Afaria skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Afaria over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Afaria (formerly Sybase Afaria)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SAP Afaria 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
50 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.16% 3.13% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 12
Average daily rate £288 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £324 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SAP Afaria
West Midlands

SAP Afaria
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Afaria across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SAP Afaria Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP Afaria
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP Afaria also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP Afaria.

1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Open Text
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) NWDI

SAP Afaria
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP Afaria also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP Afaria. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NWDI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Open Text