The table below looks at the statistics for SAP APO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 100 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.64% 1.12% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £725 £488 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.71% +28.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £494 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP APO
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
156 178 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.77% 11.92% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 89 84
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -26.98%

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP APO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP APO
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP APO Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP APO
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP APO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SAP APO.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MM

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM Consultant
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP