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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 33 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 72 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.01% 10.79% 5.58%
As % of the Vendors category 7.92% 22.09% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £186 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £430 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -22.22%
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
379 326 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.67% 48.88% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 176 152
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 17
Average hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £10.80 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.31%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 14 (14.29%) SAP HR
2 13 (13.27%) ERP
2 13 (13.27%) Finance
3 12 (12.24%) CRM
3 12 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (11.22%) QA
4 11 (11.22%) Oracle
4 11 (11.22%) Project Management
5 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.20%) Integration Testing
5 10 (10.20%) Billing
6 9 (9.18%) Migration
7 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.16%) SAP IS-U
8 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 7 (7.14%) Manufacturing
8 7 (7.14%) SAP SD
8 7 (7.14%) OO
9 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.12%) ABAP
9 6 (6.12%) Programme Management
9 6 (6.12%) Change Management
9 6 (6.12%) MVC
9 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.12%) Data Management
9 6 (6.12%) Marketing
10 5 (5.10%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.10%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (5.10%) Memory Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 3 (3.06%) SAP Portal
2 2 (2.04%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.02%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (14.29%) SAP HR
2 12 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (8.16%) SAP IS-U
4 7 (7.14%) SAP SD
5 5 (5.10%) SAP CRM
5 5 (5.10%) SAP Payroll
6 4 (4.08%) SAP PM
6 4 (4.08%) SAP HCM
7 3 (3.06%) SAP ERP
7 3 (3.06%) SAP CS
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (2.04%) SAP MM
8 2 (2.04%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 2 (2.04%) Agresso
8 2 (2.04%) SAP PLM
8 2 (2.04%) SAP FI-CA
8 2 (2.04%) Magento
8 2 (2.04%) SAP MRS
8 2 (2.04%) SAP cProjects
9 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.04%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.04%) DataStage
3 2 (2.04%) QualityStage
3 2 (2.04%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.02%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
1 2 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Billing
3 7 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.12%) Marketing
5 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.06%) Retail
7 2 (2.04%) Automotive
7 2 (2.04%) Back Office
7 2 (2.04%) Electronics
8 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Consultant
2 39 (39.80%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (10.20%) Architect
4 8 (8.16%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.16%) Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) Developer
6 6 (6.12%) SAP HR Consultant
6 6 (6.12%) SAP Architect
7 5 (5.10%) SAP Manager
7 5 (5.10%) SAP HR Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Mobility Architect
7 5 (5.10%) SAP SD Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) Cocoa
1 5 (5.10%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (3.06%) .NET
2 3 (3.06%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (1.02%) EDI
4 1 (1.02%) SAML
4 1 (1.02%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.02%) Ajax
4 1 (1.02%) WCF
4 1 (1.02%) WPF
4 1 (1.02%) LINQ
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.02%) jQuery
4 1 (1.02%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.02%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.02%) HTML5
4 1 (1.02%) CSS3
4 1 (1.02%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.04%) DTV
3 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.02%) FMCG
3 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.02%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.04%) UNIX
2 2 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.27%) ERP
2 12 (12.24%) CRM
3 11 (11.22%) Project Management
4 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (10.20%) Integration Testing
5 9 (9.18%) Migration
6 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.14%) OO
8 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.12%) Change Management
8 6 (6.12%) MVC
8 6 (6.12%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.12%) Data Management
8 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.10%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.10%) Memory Management
9 5 (5.10%) Workflow
9 5 (5.10%) ETL
9 5 (5.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.12%) ABAP
2 5 (5.10%) Objective-C
2 5 (5.10%) SQL
3 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.04%) Java
3 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.04%) PHP
3 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.02%) VBScript
4 1 (1.02%) VB
4 1 (1.02%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.02%) C
4 1 (1.02%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) VBA
4 1 (1.02%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) ISEB
2 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) Degree
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle
2 5 (5.10%) IBM
2 5 (5.10%) JD Edwards
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.04%) Trillium
5 2 (2.04%) Informatica
5 2 (2.04%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.04%) Northgate
5 2 (2.04%) Talend
6 1 (1.02%) Sencha
6 1 (1.02%) JDA
6 1 (1.02%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.02%) webMethods
6 1 (1.02%) Sybase
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) HP
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