The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD 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 SD over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 95 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.13% 0.72%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.18% 1.32% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £381 - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £479 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.74% +12.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
SAP SD
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
169 152 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.31% 10.03% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 78 73
Median daily rate £401 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £561 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.06 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.93% -39.99%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP SD
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP SD
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD across the Manchester region.

SAP SD Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP SD
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories

SAP SD
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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP FI Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP FI Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP SD Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP