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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 28 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 35 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.32% 9.43% 6.71%
As % of the Vendors category 9.02% 18.01% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 18
Average daily rate
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£445 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £308 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -6.66%
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
388 322 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.84% 52.36% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 168 106
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 17 (26.98%) CRM
2 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
4 9 (14.29%) SAP CRM
4 9 (14.29%) SAP FSCM
5 8 (12.70%) Finance
5 8 (12.70%) SAP SD
6 7 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (9.52%) Marketing
7 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (9.52%) DTV
7 6 (9.52%) Project Management
7 6 (9.52%) Cisco
7 6 (9.52%) Electronics
7 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
7 6 (9.52%) Quality Management
7 6 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.94%) Retail
8 5 (7.94%) CCNP
8 5 (7.94%) ERP
8 5 (7.94%) ABAP
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (7.94%) Verint
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.35%) SAP ERP
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco ICM
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (3.17%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Project
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 9 (14.29%) SAP FSCM
2 8 (12.70%) SAP SD
3 7 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (6.35%) SAP ERP
5 3 (4.76%) SAP CO
5 3 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (4.76%) SAP FI
6 2 (3.17%) SAP EWM
6 2 (3.17%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP QM
7 1 (1.59%) BPCS
7 1 (1.59%) SAP APO
7 1 (1.59%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP SCM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (1.59%) SAP MII
7 1 (1.59%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Cisco ICM
1 4 (6.35%) H.323
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.17%) MPLS
2 2 (3.17%) VPN
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) IPsec
3 1 (1.59%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.17%) SAP BI
2 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.59%) Essbase
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.59%) QlikView
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) LSMW
1 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 6 (9.52%) Marketing
3 6 (9.52%) Electronics
3 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.94%) Retail
5 3 (4.76%) Automotive
6 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.17%) Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Consultant
2 20 (31.75%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.94%) SAP SD Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) SAP Support
6 3 (4.76%) SAP Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Developer
6 3 (4.76%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.17%) SAP Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Support Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) VXML
2 3 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
4 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.59%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) JSP
4 1 (1.59%) Flash
4 1 (1.59%) EDI
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) Middleware
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) DTV
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.59%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) UNIX
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
1 1 (1.59%) AIX
1 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) CRM
2 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (9.52%) Project Management
3 6 (9.52%) Quality Management
3 6 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 5 (7.94%) ERP
5 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.35%) Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.35%) Logistics
6 3 (4.76%) Data Management
6 3 (4.76%) Change Management
6 3 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 3 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) ABAP
2 2 (3.17%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) CCNP
1 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.76%) CCIP
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) CCA
3 2 (3.17%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) CIMA
4 1 (1.59%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (6.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Cisco
2 5 (7.94%) Verint
3 4 (6.35%) JD Edwards
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) F5
5 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.17%) Juniper
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle
6 1 (1.59%) Nortel
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.59%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.59%) Avaya
6 1 (1.59%) Tableau
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