The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 82
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
439 422 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.56% 28.08% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 250 170
Median daily rate £355 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SAP ALE
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP ALE across the East Midlands region.

SAP ALE Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands