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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 32 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 25 70 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.97% 12.26% 7.98%
As % of the Vendors category 8.09% 24.91% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 18
Average daily rate
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£445 £360 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.68% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -28.54%
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
309 281 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.05% 49.21% 46.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 132 94
Average daily rate £350 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% -24.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 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 3 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 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Manufacturing
3 9 (15.79%) CRM
4 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.04%) SAP SD
5 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.53%) SQL
6 6 (10.53%) SAP FI
6 6 (10.53%) Migration
6 6 (10.53%) SAP CRM
6 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (8.77%) SAP CO
7 5 (8.77%) Electronics
8 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
8 4 (7.02%) Automotive
8 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.02%) DTV
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) EMC
8 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (7.02%) Business Objects
8 4 (7.02%) ERP
8 4 (7.02%) Marketing
8 4 (7.02%) Retail
8 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.02%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (7.02%) VMware
9 3 (5.26%) Verint

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) CMS
1 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Portal
1 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) SAP SD
2 6 (10.53%) SAP CRM
2 6 (10.53%) SAP FI
3 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (8.77%) SAP CO
4 3 (5.26%) SAP HCM
5 2 (3.51%) SAP MM
5 2 (3.51%) SAP PM
5 2 (3.51%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (3.51%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.75%) SAP MII
6 1 (1.75%) SAP QM
6 1 (1.75%) SAP APO
6 1 (1.75%) BPCS
6 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.75%) SAP SCM
6 1 (1.75%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) H.323
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) IPsec
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) MPLS
2 1 (1.75%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) QlikView
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.75%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) LSMW
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.77%) Electronics
4 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Automotive
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Marketing
5 3 (5.26%) Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Billing
7 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Consultant
2 20 (35.09%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) SAP SD Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Support
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Support Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Support Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Support
6 2 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.75%) SAP WM Consultant
7 1 (1.75%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
1 2 (3.51%) VXML
2 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.75%) WCF
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) Flash
2 1 (1.75%) EDI
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) DTV
2 2 (3.51%) FMCG
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) UNIX
1 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) CRM
2 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.53%) Migration
3 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
4 4 (7.02%) ERP
4 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (7.02%) Project Management
5 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.51%) Data Management
6 2 (3.51%) Logistics
6 2 (3.51%) Data Mapping
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE
6 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.51%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) Change Management
6 2 (3.51%) MVC
6 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) ABAP
3 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) EMC Certification
2 2 (3.51%) CCNP
2 2 (3.51%) CCA
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CCIP
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) ACCA
3 1 (1.75%) CIMA
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.75%) QA
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) EMC
2 4 (7.02%) Business Objects
2 4 (7.02%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Verint
3 3 (5.26%) Cognos
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.75%) Cincom
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) Tableau
5 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.75%) Nortel
5 1 (1.75%) Avaya
5 1 (1.75%) Juniper
5 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.75%) Pegasus
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