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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 36 34 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP 32 35 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.15% 4.23% 10.26%
As % of the Vendors category 8.14% 8.71% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 29
Average daily rate £500 £445 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £306 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 £27.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-40.80% +11.11%
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
393 402 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.97% 48.55% 52.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 265 168
Average daily rate £370 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 14
Average hourly rate £11.80 £22.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 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 1 May 2016, 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 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) ERP
3 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.52%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.07%) Migration
5 7 (12.07%) ABAP
6 6 (10.34%) SOA
6 6 (10.34%) Service Management
6 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (8.62%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (8.62%) SaaS
7 5 (8.62%) PaaS
7 5 (8.62%) Social Media
7 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.62%) IaaS
7 5 (8.62%) Process Management
7 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle
8 4 (6.90%) SQL
8 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
8 4 (6.90%) SAP FI
8 4 (6.90%) SAP CO
8 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (5.17%) SAP Portal
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (6.90%) SAP CO
3 4 (6.90%) SAP FI
3 4 (6.90%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (5.17%) SAP HCM
4 3 (5.17%) SAP HR
4 3 (5.17%) SAP MII
4 3 (5.17%) SAP PP
4 3 (5.17%) SAP SD
5 2 (3.45%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (3.45%) SAP Business One
5 2 (3.45%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (3.45%) StreamServe
6 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.72%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.72%) SAP GRC
6 1 (1.72%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.72%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) IaaS
1 5 (8.62%) PaaS
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
3 3 (5.17%) SAP BI
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.72%) DTS
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Bugzilla
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) LSMW
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Billing
4 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Consultant
2 22 (37.93%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (12.07%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (6.90%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.17%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Report Developer
7 3 (5.17%) SAP SD Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) DBA
8 2 (3.45%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) SAP BW Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) BAPI
3 1 (1.72%) EDI
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) MDX
3 1 (1.72%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Social Media
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) CMDB
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.72%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Unix
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) AIX
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Solaris
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) ERP
2 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL
3 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.07%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
5 6 (10.34%) SOA
5 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
6 5 (8.62%) Process Management
6 5 (8.62%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Workflow
8 3 (5.17%) Change Management
8 3 (5.17%) ETL
8 3 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) ABAP
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.72%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.72%) MBA
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) NFS
1 1 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) CODA
2 2 (3.45%) Maconomy
2 2 (3.45%) OpenText
3 1 (1.72%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.72%) Epicor
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Infor
3 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.72%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) Sage
3 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.72%) Sybase
3 1 (1.72%) Syclo
3 1 (1.72%) Veritas
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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