The table below looks at the statistics for SAP MRS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP MRS over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Multi Resource Scheduling (MRS)
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing SAP MRS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate - £634 £384
% change year-on-year
- +65.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP MRS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
70 90 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.15% 11.02% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 58
Median daily rate £413 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.06 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.93% -39.99%