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 4 September 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 16 32 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs citing SAP 55 34 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.46% 4.43% 11.15%
As % of the Vendors category 15.99% 8.61% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 29
Average daily rate
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£440 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £313 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £503 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
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
344 395 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.68% 51.43% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 212 186
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.50 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 21 (23.33%) ABAP
2 20 (22.22%) CRM
3 19 (21.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (17.78%) Finance
5 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (12.22%) SAP BW
6 11 (12.22%) SAP CRM
7 8 (8.89%) Manufacturing
7 8 (8.89%) Retail
8 7 (7.78%) SAP Basis
8 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.78%) Project Management
8 7 (7.78%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (7.78%) SAP FSCM
9 6 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (6.67%) Marketing
9 6 (6.67%) ERP
9 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.67%) SAP BI
10 5 (5.56%) Quality Management
10 5 (5.56%) SAP SD
11 4 (4.44%) SAP Portal
11 4 (4.44%) FMCG
11 4 (4.44%) SAP FI
11 4 (4.44%) NetWeaver
11 4 (4.44%) Workflow
12 3 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
12 3 (3.33%) Publishing
12 3 (3.33%) Change Management
12 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (4.44%) NetWeaver
1 4 (4.44%) SAP Portal
2 2 (2.22%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (12.22%) SAP CRM
2 7 (7.78%) SAP FSCM
3 5 (5.56%) SAP SD
4 4 (4.44%) SAP FI
5 3 (3.33%) SAP WM
5 3 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (3.33%) SAP CO
5 3 (3.33%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (2.22%) SAP ERP
6 2 (2.22%) SAP BPC
6 2 (2.22%) SAP EWM
6 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.22%) SAP HR
6 2 (2.22%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.11%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.11%) SAP PS
7 1 (1.11%) SAP APO
7 1 (1.11%) SAP R/3
7 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) H.323
1 2 (2.22%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.11%) IPsec
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
2 1 (1.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SAP BW
2 7 (7.78%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.67%) SAP BI
4 3 (3.33%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.11%) DB2
6 1 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) LSMW
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 6 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (2.22%) Billing
5 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Local Government
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Consultant
2 44 (48.89%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (21.11%) SAP Support
4 14 (15.56%) SAP Support Consultant
4 14 (15.56%) Applications Support
4 14 (15.56%) Support Consultant
5 9 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
5 9 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.00%) Applications Support Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) CRM Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 7 (7.78%) Developer
8 6 (6.67%) SAP SD Consultant
8 6 (6.67%) SAP Manager
9 5 (5.56%) SAP Developer
9 5 (5.56%) SAP Basis Support
10 4 (4.44%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) SAP Basis
2 3 (3.33%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.22%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.22%) VXML
3 2 (2.22%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (2.22%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (2.22%) BAPI
3 2 (2.22%) SAP MI
4 1 (1.11%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (1.11%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) FMCG
2 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) DTV
3 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Linux
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) CRM
2 19 (21.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.78%) Project Management
5 6 (6.67%) ERP
5 6 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 4 (4.44%) Workflow
8 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.33%) Change Management
8 3 (3.33%) Logistics
8 3 (3.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.22%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 2 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.22%) WFM
9 2 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.22%) ITSM
9 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.33%) ABAP
2 3 (3.33%) Java
3 2 (2.22%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) CCNP
1 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) CCIP
2 2 (2.22%) CCA
3 1 (1.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (2.22%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.22%) Syclo
3 2 (2.22%) Verint
4 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.11%) Remedy
4 1 (1.11%) Wonderware
4 1 (1.11%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (1.11%) F5
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.11%) Juniper
4 1 (1.11%) Informatica
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