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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 35 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.96% 9.19% 6.55%
As % of the Vendors category 8.60% 18.96% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £430 £440
% change year-on-year
+2.03% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.92%
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
349 269 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.04% 48.47% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 138 100
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP 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.

1 14 (25.93%) CRM
2 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.81%) Finance
4 7 (12.96%) SAP CRM
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.11%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) Project Management
5 6 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (9.26%) Marketing
6 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
6 5 (9.26%) Retail
6 5 (9.26%) Electronics
6 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
6 5 (9.26%) DTV
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco
6 5 (9.26%) ERP
7 4 (7.41%) CCNP
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.41%) JD Edwards
7 4 (7.41%) EMC
7 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.41%) Migration
7 4 (7.41%) VMware
7 4 (7.41%) Verint
7 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.41%) SAP ERP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 7 (12.96%) SAP CRM
3 6 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (7.41%) SAP ERP
5 3 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (5.56%) SAP CO
5 3 (5.56%) SAP FI
6 2 (3.70%) SAP PM
6 2 (3.70%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP MII
7 1 (1.85%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.85%) SAP EWM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (1.85%) SAP SCM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP QM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP APO
7 1 (1.85%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) H.323
1 3 (5.56%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) IPsec
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) MPLS
3 1 (1.85%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SAP BW
1 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.85%) Essbase
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.85%) LSMW
General
1 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Automotive
5 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.70%) Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Billing
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Consultant
2 19 (35.19%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Support
7 2 (3.70%) SAP BW Developer
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Support Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Support Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) VXML
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) Flash
3 1 (1.85%) EDI
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) JSP
3 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) WCF
3 1 (1.85%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) DTV
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) FMCG
4 1 (1.85%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) UNIX
1 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) CRM
2 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (9.26%) ERP
4 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
4 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.56%) Data Management
6 3 (5.56%) Logistics
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) ABAP
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) CCNP
1 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) EMC Certification
3 2 (3.70%) CCIP
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 2 (3.70%) CCA
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ACCA
4 1 (1.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco
3 4 (7.41%) JD Edwards
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) EMC
3 4 (7.41%) Verint
4 2 (3.70%) F5
4 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.70%) Cognos
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Tableau
5 1 (1.85%) Nortel
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Avaya
5 1 (1.85%) Juniper
5 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.85%) Pegasus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £410 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: quote
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago