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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 90 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.20% 2.47% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£505 £300 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.33% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £661 £300 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
143 162 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.82% 12.88% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 77 34
Average daily rate £450 £364 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -27.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP SD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAP SD Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (40.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (40.00%) Billing
3 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 2 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) LSMW
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (40.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LSMW
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAP SD Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) CRM
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP