The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 33 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 39 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.88% 4.04% 7.85%
As % of the Vendors category 8.94% 8.52% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 15
Median daily rate £380 £456 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.71% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £393 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £23.54 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+6.71% -1.91%
SAP
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
436 352 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.50% 47.44% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 221 177
Median daily rate £375 £340 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £250 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 20
Median hourly rate £11.80 £21.50 £11.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.11% +87.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £30.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SAP.

1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) SAP IS-U
3 12 (19.35%) ABAP
4 10 (16.13%) Migration
5 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
6 7 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.68%) ERP
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle
8 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
8 5 (8.06%) Logistics
8 5 (8.06%) SAP CO
8 5 (8.06%) Billing
8 5 (8.06%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.45%) SAP HCM
9 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
9 4 (6.45%) Workflow
9 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.45%) SAP PM
9 4 (6.45%) LSMW
9 4 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (6.45%) SAP HR
9 4 (6.45%) ITIL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (4.84%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (24.19%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (8.06%) SAP CO
3 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
3 5 (8.06%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (6.45%) SAP HCM
4 4 (6.45%) SAP HR
4 4 (6.45%) SAP PM
5 3 (4.84%) SAP MII
5 3 (4.84%) SAP PP
5 3 (4.84%) SAP SD
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (3.23%) StreamServe
7 1 (1.61%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.61%) SAP CS
7 1 (1.61%) SAP EWM
7 1 (1.61%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.61%) SAP MDM
7 1 (1.61%) SAP R/3
7 1 (1.61%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.23%) SAP BI
2 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.61%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) LSMW
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.06%) Billing
4 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.84%) Electronics
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Publishing
5 3 (4.84%) Retail
6 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.61%) Back Office
7 1 (1.61%) Banking
7 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Consultant
2 26 (41.94%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) SAP Trainer
6 4 (6.45%) Trainer
7 3 (4.84%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Report Developer
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Architect
7 3 (4.84%) SAP PM Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Business Objects Reports Developer
8 2 (3.23%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) EDI
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (3.23%) MDX
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) LIMS
2 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) CMDB
3 1 (1.61%) FMCG
3 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) AIX
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Migration
2 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.68%) ERP
3 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.06%) Logistics
5 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
5 4 (6.45%) ITIL
5 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
5 4 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Workflow
6 3 (4.84%) Change Management
6 3 (4.84%) CRM
6 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.84%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) ABAP
2 4 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) ISEB
1 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.61%) MBA
1 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) NFS
1 1 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) OpenText
3 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.61%) HP
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.61%) Sybase
3 1 (1.61%) Syclo
3 1 (1.61%) Veritas