The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas over the 3 months to 23 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 Business Applications 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Oil and Gas
Rank 53 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 0.39% -
As % of the Business Applications category 8.08% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £350 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-16.70% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
99 78 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.92% 15.38% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 32
Average daily rate £375 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £532 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £92.88 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +376.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +89.00%
SAP Oil and Gas
West Midlands

SAP Oil and Gas
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP Oil and Gas Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP Oil and Gas
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas across the Birmingham region.

SAP Oil and Gas Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SAP Oil and Gas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (94.44%) QA
3 15 (83.33%) Finance
4 14 (77.78%) Billing
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) RTP
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (5.56%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) LINQ
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Electronics
7 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence

SAP Oil and Gas
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 14 (77.78%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) SAP Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
2 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) C# Programmer
2 1 (5.56%) Programmer
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
1 1 (5.56%) WPF
1 1 (5.56%) LINQ
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
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