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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 30 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP 39 70 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.08% 10.69% 10.04%
As % of the Vendors category 9.56% 21.88% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 28
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £441 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.25 £70.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.21% +495.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+43.57% -
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
408 320 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.19% 48.85% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 199 154
Average daily rate £338 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -23.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.70 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.10 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014, 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 15 (16.30%) Finance
1 15 (16.30%) SAP HR
2 12 (13.04%) Migration
2 12 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (11.96%) Oracle
4 10 (10.87%) CRM
4 10 (10.87%) QA
4 10 (10.87%) Integration Testing
5 9 (9.78%) Billing
5 9 (9.78%) ERP
5 9 (9.78%) Manufacturing
6 8 (8.70%) SAP HCM
6 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 7 (7.61%) Apple iOS
7 7 (7.61%) ETL
7 7 (7.61%) OO
7 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.52%) Project Management
8 6 (6.52%) ABAP
8 6 (6.52%) Workflow
8 6 (6.52%) Change Management
8 6 (6.52%) MVC
8 6 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.52%) Data Management
8 6 (6.52%) Marketing
9 5 (5.43%) SAP PM
9 5 (5.43%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (5.43%) Memory Management
9 5 (5.43%) SAP Implementation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (2.17%) NetWeaver
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.09%) Confluence
2 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 15 (16.30%) SAP HR
2 12 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (8.70%) SAP HCM
4 5 (5.43%) SAP CRM
4 5 (5.43%) SAP Payroll
4 5 (5.43%) SAP PM
5 4 (4.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 4 (4.35%) SAP FI
5 4 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (3.26%) SAP SD
6 3 (3.26%) SAP CO
6 3 (3.26%) SAP CS
6 3 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.17%) Agresso
7 2 (2.17%) SAP MM
7 2 (2.17%) Magento
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (2.17%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.09%) SAP SRM
8 1 (1.09%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (5.43%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.17%) DataStage
2 2 (2.17%) QualityStage
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.09%) QlikView
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.09%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Manufacturing
2 9 (9.78%) Billing
3 6 (6.52%) Marketing
4 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.26%) Electronics
6 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.17%) Automotive
7 1 (1.09%) Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Consultant
2 34 (36.96%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (11.96%) Architect
4 9 (9.78%) Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Developer
6 6 (6.52%) SAP HR Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) SAP Manager
6 6 (6.52%) SAP Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Mobility Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Business Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Change Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (4.35%) SAP PM Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) SAP Change Manager
9 3 (3.26%) SAP HR Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) Cocoa
1 5 (5.43%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.09%) WCF
4 1 (1.09%) WPF
4 1 (1.09%) LINQ
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.09%) jQuery
4 1 (1.09%) HTML5
4 1 (1.09%) CSS3
4 1 (1.09%) CSS
4 1 (1.09%) SAML
4 1 (1.09%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.09%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.17%) FMCG
2 2 (2.17%) DTV
3 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.09%) UNIX
2 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.04%) Migration
2 10 (10.87%) CRM
2 10 (10.87%) Integration Testing
3 9 (9.78%) ERP
4 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 7 (7.61%) OO
5 7 (7.61%) ETL
5 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.52%) Project Management
6 6 (6.52%) Change Management
6 6 (6.52%) MVC
6 6 (6.52%) Programme Management
6 6 (6.52%) Data Management
6 6 (6.52%) Workflow
7 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.43%) Data Mapping
7 5 (5.43%) Memory Management
7 5 (5.43%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (5.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.52%) ABAP
2 5 (5.43%) Objective-C
2 5 (5.43%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.17%) Java
3 2 (2.17%) PHP
3 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.09%) VBA
4 1 (1.09%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.09%) C
4 1 (1.09%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) VBScript
4 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle
2 5 (5.43%) Business Objects
2 5 (5.43%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (5.43%) IBM
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.17%) Informatica
3 2 (2.17%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.17%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.17%) Northgate
3 2 (2.17%) Talend
3 2 (2.17%) Trillium
4 1 (1.09%) Cincom
4 1 (1.09%) webMethods
4 1 (1.09%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe
4 1 (1.09%) Cognos
4 1 (1.09%) Sybase
Birmingham
Modis International - London
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago