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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SAP 77 51 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 40.53% 26.15% 21.05%
As % of the Vendors category 71.30% 52.58% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 8
Median daily rate £500 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £674
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £433 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.15% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.69%
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
108 97 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 56.84% 49.74% 61.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 23
Median daily rate £500 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016, 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 26 (21.49%) CRM
2 23 (19.01%) Manufacturing
3 20 (16.53%) Retail
4 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (13.22%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
5 16 (13.22%) TOGAF
5 16 (13.22%) Finance
6 15 (12.40%) SQL
6 15 (12.40%) Oracle
7 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
7 14 (11.57%) C#
7 14 (11.57%) MS Excel
7 14 (11.57%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (11.57%) Automotive
7 14 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (11.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (11.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (10.74%) Waterfall
8 13 (10.74%) Business Analysis
8 13 (10.74%) Data Management
8 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (9.92%) Zachman Framework
9 12 (9.92%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
9 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
9 12 (9.92%) Windows
9 12 (9.92%) ABAP
9 12 (9.92%) .NET

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 14 (11.57%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.92%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (9.09%) SAP MM
3 9 (7.44%) SAP FI
3 9 (7.44%) SAP PM
4 8 (6.61%) SAP APO
5 7 (5.79%) SAP CO
5 7 (5.79%) SAP IS-U
6 6 (4.96%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (4.13%) SAP CRM
7 5 (4.13%) SAP HCM
7 5 (4.13%) SAP PP
8 4 (3.31%) Primavera
8 4 (3.31%) SAP PS
8 4 (3.31%) SAP R/3
9 3 (2.48%) SAP FI-AP
9 3 (2.48%) SAP HR
9 3 (2.48%) SAP MII
9 3 (2.48%) SAP Retail
10 2 (1.65%) SAP QM
10 2 (1.65%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (9.92%) Office 365
1 12 (9.92%) Yammer
2 2 (1.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.92%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.31%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.31%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (3.31%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) GIS
General
1 23 (19.01%) Manufacturing
2 20 (16.53%) Retail
3 16 (13.22%) Finance
4 14 (11.57%) Automotive
5 5 (4.13%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (48.76%) Consultant
2 47 (38.84%) SAP Consultant
3 29 (23.97%) Architect
4 18 (14.88%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (14.05%) SAP Architect
6 10 (8.26%) Functional Consultant
6 10 (8.26%) SAP FI Consultant
7 9 (7.44%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.61%) SAP Manager
8 8 (6.61%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) CRM Technical Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.92%) .NET
2 9 (7.44%) EDI
3 7 (5.79%) COM
3 7 (5.79%) Web Services
4 3 (2.48%) Middleware
5 2 (1.65%) Apache Axis
5 2 (1.65%) JDBC
5 2 (1.65%) JMS
5 2 (1.65%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.65%) SOAP
5 2 (1.65%) XML
5 2 (1.65%) XSL
5 2 (1.65%) XSLT
6 1 (0.83%) BAPI
6 1 (0.83%) CSS
6 1 (0.83%) HTML
6 1 (0.83%) HTML5
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.83%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.83%) Economics
2 1 (0.83%) EPoS
2 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.83%) Replication
2 1 (0.83%) SCADA
2 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.49%) CRM
2 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (13.22%) TOGAF
4 14 (11.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.74%) Business Analysis
5 13 (10.74%) Data Management
5 13 (10.74%) Waterfall
6 12 (9.92%) Case Management
6 12 (9.92%) Document Management
6 12 (9.92%) Integration Testing
6 12 (9.92%) SDLC
6 12 (9.92%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (9.09%) Logistics
8 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
8 9 (7.44%) Migration
9 7 (5.79%) Presales
10 6 (4.96%) Project Management
10 6 (4.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.40%) SQL
2 14 (11.57%) C#
3 12 (9.92%) ABAP
4 7 (5.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.48%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
1 16 (13.22%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (12.40%) Oracle
3 12 (9.92%) Infor
4 4 (3.31%) HP
5 3 (2.48%) Ariba
5 3 (2.48%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.65%) Casewise
6 2 (1.65%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.65%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.83%) Kronos
7 1 (0.83%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (0.83%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.83%) WorldPay