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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 48 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP 25 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.19% 6.00% 6.45%
As % of the Vendors category 6.36% 13.60% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 15
Median daily rate £353 £420 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £378 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.81 £19.08 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+30.03% -14.24%
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
393 331 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.19% 44.13% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 170 181
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £184 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 19
Median hourly rate £24.50 £19.50 £11.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.64% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 12 (21.43%) ABAP
4 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.50%) Migration
5 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
5 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle
5 6 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (8.93%) Logistics
6 5 (8.93%) Billing
6 5 (8.93%) SAP CO
6 5 (8.93%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (8.93%) SAP FI
6 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) SAP HR
7 4 (7.14%) SQL
7 4 (7.14%) ERP
7 4 (7.14%) Workflow
7 4 (7.14%) Retail
7 4 (7.14%) SAP PM
7 4 (7.14%) LSMW
7 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.14%) SAP HCM
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.36%) Demand Management
8 3 (5.36%) SAP MII

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
2 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (26.79%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (8.93%) SAP CO
3 5 (8.93%) SAP FI
3 5 (8.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (7.14%) SAP HCM
4 4 (7.14%) SAP HR
4 4 (7.14%) SAP PM
5 3 (5.36%) SAP MII
5 3 (5.36%) SAP PP
6 2 (3.57%) SAP Payroll
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 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.79%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) LSMW
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Billing
4 4 (7.14%) Retail
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%) Banking
7 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Consultant
2 25 (44.64%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Report Developer
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Architect
6 3 (5.36%) SAP PM Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Trainer
6 3 (5.36%) Trainer
7 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Payroll Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) SAP Developer
7 2 (3.57%) SAP Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) EDI
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (3.57%) MDX
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) LIMS
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.79%) CMDB
3 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Unix
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) AIX
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Solaris
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Migration
2 5 (8.93%) Logistics
2 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 4 (7.14%) ERP
3 4 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (7.14%) Workflow
4 3 (5.36%) Change Management
4 3 (5.36%) CRM
4 3 (5.36%) Demand Management
4 3 (5.36%) ITIL
4 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
4 3 (5.36%) Time Management
4 3 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) ABAP
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) ISEB
1 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) NFS
1 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) OpenText
3 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.79%) Sybase
3 1 (1.79%) Syclo
3 1 (1.79%) Veritas