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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 50 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Contract jobs citing SAP 21 46 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.71% 6.27% 3.89%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 14.11% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 10
Median daily rate £375 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £316 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £578 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -12.08%
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
390 326 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.32% 44.41% 50.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 160 203
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.53 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £33.65 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) SAP IS-U
3 13 (23.21%) ABAP
4 8 (14.29%) Retail
5 7 (12.50%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.71%) Billing
6 6 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (8.93%) Logistics
7 5 (8.93%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (8.93%) SAP HR
7 5 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
8 4 (7.14%) Workflow
8 4 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.14%) SAP FI
8 4 (7.14%) ERP
8 4 (7.14%) LSMW
8 4 (7.14%) SAP CO
8 4 (7.14%) SAP PM
8 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.14%) SAP HCM
8 4 (7.14%) Time Management
8 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.36%) SAP Portal
9 3 (5.36%) SAP MII
9 3 (5.36%) SAP Business Workflow
9 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis

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 (5.36%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (26.79%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (8.93%) SAP HR
4 4 (7.14%) SAP CO
4 4 (7.14%) SAP FI
4 4 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (7.14%) SAP HCM
4 4 (7.14%) SAP PM
5 3 (5.36%) SAP MII
5 3 (5.36%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (5.36%) SAP PP
6 2 (3.57%) SAP SD
6 2 (3.57%) StreamServe
7 1 (1.79%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.79%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.79%) SAP CS
7 1 (1.79%) SAP EWM
7 1 (1.79%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.79%) SAP MDM
7 1 (1.79%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.57%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) MS Access
3 1 (1.79%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) LSMW
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (10.71%) Billing
4 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.36%) Publishing
5 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.57%) Electronics
6 2 (3.57%) Marketing
7 1 (1.79%) Back Office
7 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Consultant
2 25 (44.64%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Architect
6 4 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Automation Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) HR Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Payroll Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) SAP Architect
7 3 (5.36%) SAP HR Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) SAP PM Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.36%) SAP Trainer
7 3 (5.36%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) EDI
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (1.79%) MDX
2 1 (1.79%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.79%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (1.79%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.36%) LIMS
2 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) Migration
2 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (8.93%) Logistics
4 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 4 (7.14%) ERP
4 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.14%) Time Management
4 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.14%) Workflow
5 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.36%) CRM
5 3 (5.36%) Demand Management
5 3 (5.36%) ETL
5 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) ABAP
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) IBM
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) OpenText
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) NetSuite