The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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 SE.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
England / Midlands
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 30 24 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.00% 18.32% 34.33%
As % of the Vendors category 40.54% 38.71% 58.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 12
Median daily rate £475 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £455 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £740 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.23%

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 62 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 61.67% 47.33% 58.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 23
Median daily rate £450 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £25.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SAP.

1 16 (16.33%) Manufacturing
2 14 (14.29%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) ABAP
3 13 (13.27%) Automotive
4 10 (10.20%) SAP MM
4 10 (10.20%) CRM
4 10 (10.20%) EDI
5 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
5 9 (9.18%) Project Management
6 8 (8.16%) SAP APO
6 8 (8.16%) Retail
6 8 (8.16%) Logistics
7 7 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (7.14%) SAP FI
7 7 (7.14%) ERP
8 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
8 6 (6.12%) Oracle
8 6 (6.12%) TOGAF
8 6 (6.12%) SAP CO
8 6 (6.12%) Migration
8 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (5.10%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (5.10%) SAP HCM
9 5 (5.10%) SAP Retail
9 5 (5.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (5.10%) SOA
10 4 (4.08%) SAP R/3
10 4 (4.08%) SAP SD

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.04%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) SAP MM
2 8 (8.16%) SAP APO
3 7 (7.14%) SAP FI
4 6 (6.12%) SAP CO
5 5 (5.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (5.10%) SAP HCM
5 5 (5.10%) SAP Retail
6 4 (4.08%) SAP PM
6 4 (4.08%) SAP R/3
6 4 (4.08%) SAP SD
7 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (3.06%) SAP HR
7 3 (3.06%) SAP PP
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (2.04%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (2.04%) SAP GTS
8 2 (2.04%) SAP QM
8 2 (2.04%) SAP WM
9 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.02%) Office 365
3 1 (1.02%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.08%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.06%) SAP HANA
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.04%) DB2
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.02%) Big Data
4 1 (1.02%) GIS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MSBuild
1 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (16.33%) Manufacturing
2 14 (14.29%) Finance
3 13 (13.27%) Automotive
4 8 (8.16%) Retail
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Billing
6 2 (2.04%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Consultant
2 40 (40.82%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (26.53%) Architect
4 18 (18.37%) SAP Architect
5 12 (12.24%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Functional Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) SAP Manager
6 8 (8.16%) SAP MM Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Developer
7 7 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) SAP CO Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) SAP FI Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.10%) SAP APO Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) Integration Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) SAP Project Manager
10 4 (4.08%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) EDI
2 4 (4.08%) SAP PI
2 4 (4.08%) SOAP
3 3 (3.06%) Apache Axis
3 3 (3.06%) JDBC
3 3 (3.06%) JMS
3 3 (3.06%) XSLT
4 2 (2.04%) COM
4 2 (2.04%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.04%) SAML
4 2 (2.04%) WCF
5 1 (1.02%) CSS
5 1 (1.02%) HTML
5 1 (1.02%) HTML5
5 1 (1.02%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.02%) jQuery
5 1 (1.02%) REST
5 1 (1.02%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.02%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.02%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.02%) Replication
3 1 (1.02%) SCADA
3 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.20%) CRM
2 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
2 9 (9.18%) Project Management
3 8 (8.16%) Logistics
4 7 (7.14%) ERP
4 7 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (6.12%) Migration
5 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.12%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.10%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (5.10%) SOA
7 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.08%) Change Management
7 4 (4.08%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.08%) Workflow
8 3 (3.06%) Data Management
8 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (3.06%) ETL
8 3 (3.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.29%) ABAP
2 4 (4.08%) Java
3 3 (3.06%) C#
4 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) ISEB
2 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (3.06%) Ariba
5 2 (2.04%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.04%) Infor
5 2 (2.04%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.02%) IBM
6 1 (1.02%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (1.02%) webMethods