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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 53 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.60% 13.45% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 46.09% 23.71% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 5
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£459 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.07% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £264 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +15.78%
SAP
England

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
115 97 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 55.56% 56.73% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 42
Average daily rate £459 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £180 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £175.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.71% +900.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing SAP 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.

1 26 (25.49%) Manufacturing
2 16 (15.69%) Logistics
3 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (8.82%) ERP
4 9 (8.82%) Finance
5 8 (7.84%) Java
5 8 (7.84%) ABAP
5 8 (7.84%) SAP HR
5 8 (7.84%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (7.84%) Project Management
5 8 (7.84%) SAP EWM
6 7 (6.86%) SAP SD
6 7 (6.86%) ITIL
6 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
7 6 (5.88%) Automotive
7 6 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (5.88%) Oracle
7 6 (5.88%) IBM
7 6 (5.88%) SAP BW
7 6 (5.88%) SAP FI
7 6 (5.88%) SAP MM
7 6 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
7 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.88%) WebSphere
7 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (5.88%) SAP CO
8 5 (4.90%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (4.90%) Integration Testing
8 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing SAP 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.96%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.96%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) Documentum
3 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) SAP HR
1 8 (7.84%) SAP EWM
2 7 (6.86%) SAP SD
3 6 (5.88%) SAP FI
3 6 (5.88%) SAP MM
3 6 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (5.88%) SAP CO
3 6 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (4.90%) SAP APO
5 4 (3.92%) SAP PP
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (2.94%) SAP ERP
6 3 (2.94%) SAP HCM
6 3 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (1.96%) SAP MII
7 2 (1.96%) SAP BPC
7 2 (1.96%) SAP QM
7 2 (1.96%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.98%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.98%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.88%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.92%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (2.94%) OLAP
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.96%) MS Access
5 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.96%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.98%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Ant
1 3 (2.94%) LSMW
2 1 (0.98%) ERwin
General
1 26 (25.49%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.82%) Finance
3 6 (5.88%) Automotive
4 4 (3.92%) Billing
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (43.14%) Consultant
2 39 (38.24%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (15.69%) Architect
4 11 (10.78%) SAP Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.86%) Management Consultant
6 7 (6.86%) Developer
7 6 (5.88%) SAP Support
7 6 (5.88%) SAP Architect
8 5 (4.90%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) SAP EWM Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 5 (4.90%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Designer
10 3 (2.94%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 3 (2.94%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (4.90%) SAP Basis
3 3 (2.94%) SAP PI
3 3 (2.94%) J2EE
3 3 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.96%) BAPI
4 2 (1.96%) HTML
4 2 (1.96%) XML Schema
4 2 (1.96%) Web Services
4 2 (1.96%) XML
4 2 (1.96%) Flash
4 2 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (0.98%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.98%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.94%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (0.98%) PMI
4 1 (0.98%) Replication
4 1 (0.98%) User Experience
4 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Windows
2 2 (1.96%) Android
2 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.98%) UNIX
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.69%) Logistics
2 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (8.82%) ERP
4 8 (7.84%) Project Management
5 7 (6.86%) ITIL
6 5 (4.90%) Migration
6 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (4.90%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (4.90%) Integration Testing
7 4 (3.92%) TOGAF
7 4 (3.92%) Data Modelling
8 3 (2.94%) Six Sigma
8 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.94%) CRM
8 3 (2.94%) PLM
8 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.84%) Java
1 8 (7.84%) ABAP
2 4 (3.92%) SQL
3 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) PgMP
3 1 (0.98%) APMP
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PMP
3 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (5.88%) IBM
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.96%) ESRI
3 2 (1.96%) Northgate
4 1 (0.98%) Cognos
4 1 (0.98%) Software AG
4 1 (0.98%) CA
4 1 (0.98%) Informatica
Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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